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Multipath exploitation for knowledge-aided adaptive target detection
(Institution of Engineering and Technology, 2019)
The authors consider the problem of multipath exploitation on adaptive radar detection of point-like targets in a multipath environment where a priori information is available. A new approach to exploit multipath returns ...
Transformation of Turkey’s Regional Policies: The Case of the KRG Referendum Debacle
Turkey’s response to the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq’s independence referendum took most observers by surprise. The prevailing assumption was that, despite its vocal objections, Turkey would eventually just ...
Halkoyuna sunulacak Türkiye Cumhuriyeti Anayasası
(Türkiye Ticaret Odaları, Sanayi Odaları ve Ticaret Borsaları Birliği, 1961)
Paradigm Shift between Turkey and the Kurds: From ‘Clash of the Titans’ to ‘Game of Thrones’
Throughout the history of the Turkish Republic, its military and political elites in Ankara have regarded the Kurdish question as a security issue. Therefore, initiating the ‘peace process’ with the PKK and developing ...
Numerical Study of Mixing Thermal Conductivity Models for Nanofluid Heat Transfer Enhancement
(Springer New York LLC, 2018-02-22)
Researchers have paid attention to nanofluid applications, since nanofluids have revealed their potentials as working fluids in many thermal systems. Numerical studies of convective heat transfer in nanofluids can be based ...
Attitudinal Ambivalence towards Turkey’s EU Membership
This article takes a comparative political behaviour approach to examine the multifaceted nature of Turkey's European Union (EU) membership bid from the perspective of the EU citizens. We propose a multidimensional explanation ...
Maximizing Wireless Sensor Network lifetime by communication/computation energy optimization of non-repudiation security service: Node level versus network level strategies
(Elsevier Science Bv, 2016-02)
In a typical Wireless Sensor Network (WSN) application, the basic communication service is the transportation of the data collected from sensors to the base station. For prolonging the network lifetime, energy efficiency ...
Asymptotic Expansions For The Moments Of The Renewal-Reward Process With A Normal Distributed Interference Of Chance
(Ministry Communications & High Technologies Republic Azerbaijan, 2018)
In this study, a renewal-reward process with a normal distributed interference of chance is mathematically constructed. The ergodicity of this process is discussed. The exact formulas for the nth order moments of the ergodic ...
When did the First World War End for Turkey?
(Univ Provence, 2017-06)
This paper investigates the influence of the World War One and the Peace Conferences on the post-1918 conlicts in Anatolia. The paper argues that the "war" continued up until 1939 - albeit in different forms - for two ...
Empire of Taxonomy: Ethnic and Religious Identities in the Ottoman Surveys and Censuses
(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2015-01)
This article examines how the Ottoman Empire through pre-modern surveys (tahrir) and censuses, counted, categorized and classified their population according to ethnic and religious identities, and how the social, economic ...
Follow the money
(SAGE Publications Ltd, 2016-12)
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International law for survival: teaching international law in the late Ottoman Empire (1859-1922)
(Cambridge Univ Press, 2015-06)
This article analyses the teaching of international law in the late Ottoman Empire. It argues that the Ottomans were interested in teaching European international law to equip Ottoman bureaucrats with the skills necessary ...
Turkish foreign policy after the 'Arab Spring': from agenda-setter state to agenda-entrepreneur state
(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2014)
This article explores Turkey's changing foreign policy approach towards the Middle East after the spread of the Arab upheavals to Syria. Instead of preserving the status quo, Ankara has turned to a revisionist state that ...
Another lesson learned in Afghanistan: the concept of cultural intelligence
(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2017)
Culture has recently become a significant aspect of military operations; the ability to win hearts and minds' of a local population is gained through cultural awareness, a product of cultural intelligence. This article ...
The Emergence of the Idea of 'International Law' in the Ottoman Empire before the Treaty of Paris (1856)
(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2014-03)
The literature on the Ottoman Empire's position in the European states system generally considers the Treaty of Paris as a landmark event for the European states' recognition of the Ottoman participation in the European ...
Turkey and the Kurdish Question: Last Exit Before the Bridge
(Brill Academic Publishers, 2016)
The Justice and Development Party (AKP) government initiated a peace process with the Kurds in January 2013 to become the first government since 1984 to systematically negotiate with the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) ...
On The Boundary Functional Of The Random Walk With Two Barriers Related To Optimal Capacity Of The Buffer Stock
(Baku State Univ, Inst Applied Mathematics, 2018)
In this study, a boundary functional (N) of the semi-Markovian random walk (X (t)) with two special barriers is considered. The boundary functional N is defined as the first time when the random walk exits from the interval ...
On the limiting behavior of the characteristic function of the ergodic distribution of the semi-Markov walk with two boundaries
(Maik Nauka/Interperiodica/Springer, 2017-09)
The semi-Markov walk (X(t)) with two boundaries at the levels 0 and beta > 0 is considered. The characteristic function of the ergodic distribution of the processX(t) is expressed in terms of the characteristics of the ...
Heuristic policies for mobile asset sharing within hospitals
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2017)
Hospitals that share their mobile assets among departments can use real time locating systems (RTLS) to track the assets. Caregivers use RTLS to locate the closest assets and request these assets from those departments. ...