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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 ...
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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