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    • The effect of cognitive functions on the ability to learn how to use a Diskus device in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 

      Tülek, Baykal; Atalay, Nart Bedin; Kurtipek, Ercan; Yıldırım, Gülfem; Kanat, Fikret; Suerdem, Mecit (2018-04)
      OBJECTIVE: Dry powder inhalers are a group of inhaled medications commonly used for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Although they can be more easily administered than metered dose inhalers, ...
    • Effects of musical training and culture on meter perception 

      Yates, Charles M.; Justus, Timothy; Atalay, Nart Bedin; Mert, Nazike; Trehub, Sandra E. (Sage Publications Inc, 2017-03)
      Western music is characterized primarily by simple meters, but a number of other musical cultures, including Turkish, have both simple and complex meters. In Experiment 1, Turkish and American adults with and without musical ...
    • Effects of primary task predictability and secondary task modality on lane maintenance 

      Özbozdağlı, Seda; Mısırlısoy, Mine; Özkan, Türker D.; Atalay, Nart Bedin (Elsevier Ltd, 2018-08)
      The objective of this work was to investigate the effects of auditory and visuo-spatial secondary tasks on variability in lane position in predictable and unpredictable driving conditions. Sixty-six participants drove a ...
    • Emniyet Kemeri Kullanıyor muyuz? Türkiye’de ve İstanbul’da Emniyet Kemeri Kullanım Oranları 

      Üzümcüoğlu Zihni, Yeşim; Bıçaksız, Pınar; Öztürk, İbrahim; Özkan, Türker (İstanbul Üniversitesi Edebiyat Fakültesi, 2019)
      GİRİŞ: Trafik kazaları ve bu kazalara bağlı ölümler ve yaralanmalar bütün dünyada olduğu gibi ülkemizde de önemli bir problemdir. Gözlem çalışmaları ilgili önlemlerin belirlenebilmesi için öncelikle problem olduğu düşünülen ...
    • English language and literature in the post-war Bosnia and Herzegovina: Challenges and experiences of a transcultural academic adaptation 

      Bal, Mustafa (2012-12)
      This paper presents an account of the author's firsthand experiences between 2006 and 2010, relating to his involvement in the establishment of the English Language and Literature department at the International University ...
    • Error Estimation for Approximate Solutions of Delay Volterra Integral Equations 

      Duman, Oktay (Springer Nature Switzerland, 2019-11)
      This work is related to inequalities in the approximation theory. Mainly, we study numerical solutions of delay Volterra integral equations by using a collocation method based on sigmoidal function approximation. Error ...
    • Estimation of the Hurst parameter for fractional Brownian motion using the CMARS method 

      Yerlikaya-Özkurt, F.; Varda-Acar, Ceren; Yolcu-Okura, Y.; Weber, G. -W. (Elsevier Science Bv, 2014-03)
      In this study, we develop an alternative method for estimating the Hurst parameter using the conic multivariate adaptive regression splines (CMARS) method. We concentrate on the strong solutions of stochastic differential ...
    • Evaluation of Hessenberg Determinants via Generating Function Approach 

      Kılıç, Emrah; Arikan, Talha (University of Nis, 2017)
      In this paper, we will present various results on computing of wide classes of Hessenberg matrices whose entries are the terms of any sequence. We present many new results on the subject as well as our results will cover ...
    • Evaluation of spectrum of 2-periodic tridiagonal-Sylvester matrix 

      Kılıç, Emrah; Arikan, Talha (Scientific Technical Research Council TurkeyTürkiye bilimsel ve teknolojik araştırma kurumu, 2016)
      The Sylvester matrix was first defined by JJ Sylvester. Some authors have studied the relationships between certain orthogonal polynomials and the determinant of the Sylvester matrix. Chu studied a generalization of the ...
    • Evaluation of sums involving Gaussian q-binomial coefficients with rational weight functions 

      Kılıç, Emrah; Prodinger, Helmut (World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte Ltd, 2016-03)
      We consider sums of the Gaussian q-binomial coefficients with a parametric rational weight function. We use the partial fraction decomposition technique to prove the claimed results. We also give some interesting applications ...
    • Evaluation of sums involving products of Gaussian q-binomial coefficients with applications 

      Kılıç, Emrah; Prodinger, Helmut (De Gruyter, 2019-04)
      Sums of products of two Gaussian q-binomial coefficients, are investigated, one of which includes two additional parameters, with a parametric rational weight function. By means of partial fraction decomposition, first the ...
    • Evaluation of sums involving products of Gaussian q-binomial coefficients with applications to Fibonomial sums 

      Kılıç, Emrah; Prodinger, Helmut (Scientific Technical Research Council TurkeyTürkiye bilimsel ve teknolojik araştırma kurumu, 2017)
      Sums of products of two Gaussian q-binomial coefficients with a parametric rational weight function are considered. The partial fraction decomposition technique is used to evaluate the sums in closed form. Interesting ...
    • Evaluation of sums of products of Gaussian q-binomial coefficients with rational weight functions 

      Arıkan, Talha; Kılıç, Emrah; Prodinger, Helmut (TÜBİTAK, 2020)
      Generalizing earlier results, sums over the products of the Gaussian q-binomial coefficients are computed. Some applications of the results for special choices of q are emphasized. The results are obtained by the elementary ...
    • Evaluation of various partial sums of Gaussian q-binomial sums 

      Kılıç, Emrah (Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2018-06-01)
      We present three new sets of weighted partial sums of the Gaussian q-binomial coefficients. To prove the claimed results, we will use q-analysis, Rothe's formula and a q-version of the celebrated algorithm of Zeilberger. ...
    • Evaluation of sums containing triple aerated generalized Fibonomial coefficients 

      Kılıç, Emrah (De Gruyter Open Ltd, 2017-04)
      We evaluate a class of sums of triple aerated Fibonomial coefficients with a generalized Fibonacci number as coefficient. The technique is to rewrite everything in terms of a variable q and then to use Rothe's identity ...
    • An Evolutionary Robotics Model of Visually-Guided Braking: Testing Optical Variables 

      Kadıhasanoğlu, Didem; Beer, Randall D.; Bingham, Geoffrey P. (MIT Press, 2017-09)
      This paper presents results from a series of evolutionary robotics simulations that were designed to investigate the informational basis of visually-guided braking. Evolutionary robotics techniques were used to develop ...
    • Evolutionary robotics techniques used to model information and control of visually guided braking 

      Kadıhasanoğlu, Didem; Beer, Randall D.; Bingham, Geoffrey P. (Sage Publications Ltd, 2015-06)
      This paper utilizes evolutionary robotics techniques as a hypothesis generator to explore optical variables and control strategies that could be used to solve a driving-like braking task. Given such a task, humans exhibit ...
    • Explicit maximal and minimal curves over finite fields of odd characteristics 

      Ozbudak, Ferruh; Saygı, Zülfükar (Academic Press Inc Elsevier Science, 2016-11)
      In this work we present explicit classes of maximal and minimal Artin-Schreier type curves over finite fields having odd characteristics. Our results include the proof of Conjecture 5.9 given in [1] as a very special ...
    • Explicit spectrum of a circulant-tridiagonal matrix with applications 

      Kılıç, Emrah; Yalciner, Aynur (American Institute of Physics Inc., 2019-07)
      We consider a circulant-tridiagonal matrix and compute its determinant by using generating function method. Then we explicitly determine its spectrum. Finally we present applications of our results for trigonometric ...
    • Family Matters: Rethinking the Psychology of Human Social Motivation 

      Ko, Ahra; Pick, Cari M.; Kwon, Jung Yul; Barlev, Michael; Krems, Jaimie Arona; Varnum, Michael E. W.; Neel, Rebecca; Peysha, Mark; Boonyasiriwat, Watcharaporn; Brandstatter, Eduard; Crispim, Ana Carla; Cruz, Julio Eduardo; David, Daniel; David, Oana A.; de Felipe, Renata Pereira; Fetvadliev, Velichko H.; Fischer, Ronald; Galdi, Silvia; Galindo, Oscar; Golovina, Galina; Gomez-Jacinto, Luis; Graf, Sylvie; Grossmann, Igor; Gul, Pelin; Hamamura, Takeshi; Han, Shihui; Hitokoto, Hidefumi; Hrebickova, Martina; Johnson, Jennifer Lee; Karl, Johannes A.; Malanchuk, Oksana; Murata, Asuka; Na, Jinkyung; Jiaqing, O.; Rizwan, Muhammed; Roth, Eric; Salgado Salgado, Sergio Antonio; Samoylenko, Elena; Savchenko, Tatyana; Sevincer, A. Timur; Stanciu, Adrian; Suh, Eunkook M.; Talhelm, Thomas; Uskul, Ayse K.; Uz, İrem; Zambrano, Danilo; Kenrick, Douglas T. (SAGE Publications Inc., 2020-01)
      What motives do people prioritize in their social lives? Historically, social psychologists, especially those adopting an evolutionary perspective, have devoted a great deal of research attention to sexual attraction and ...