GRADUATE SCHOOL OF INFORMATICS


Aybar Can Acar

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Assist. Prof. Dr. Aybar Can Acar
Bioinformatics, Program Coordinator
Medical Informatics
Information Systems
Room No: 
B-206
Tel No: 
+90 (312) 210-7707
E-mail: 
acacar@metu.edu.tr
Personal Web Page: 
Education: 

B.Sc. 1999, Chemical Engineering, Middle East Technical University
M.Sc. 2001, Chemical Engineering, Middle East Technical University
Ph.D. 2008, Computer Science, George Mason University

Research Interests: 

Information Integration, Information Quality, Data Mining, Security and Privacy in Distributed Data, Bioinformatics

Publications: 
2011
 
Kaya, K. D., Karakülah G., Yakıcıer C. M., Acar A. C., & Konu Ö. (2011).  mESAdb: microRNA Expression and Sequence Analysis Database. Nucleic Acids Research. 39, D170-D180. Abstract
 
Acar, A. C., & Motro A. (2011).  Segmenting and Labeling Query Sequences in a Multidatabase Environment. (Robert Meersman, Tharam S. Dillon, Pilar Herrero, Akhil Kumar, Manfred Reichert, Ed.).Proceedings of CoopIS 2011, Hersonissos, Crete, Greece, October 17-21, 2011. 7044, 367-384.
2010
Acar, A. C., & Motro A. (2010).  Inferring User Goals from Sets of Independent Queries in a Multidatabase Environment. (Ras, Zbigniew, Tsay, Li-Shiang, Ed.).Advances in Intelligent Information Systems. 265, 225-243. Abstract
2009
Acar, A. C., & Motro A. (2009).  Efficient Discovery of Join Plans in Schemaless Data. Proceedings of the 2009 International Database Engineering & Applications Symposium. 1–11.
2008
Acar, A. C., & Motro A. (2008).  Query Consolidation: Interpreting a Set of Independent Queries Using a Multidatabase Architecture in the Reverse Direction. Proceedings of the International Workshop on New Trends in Information Integration, VLDB 2008, Auckland, New Zealand, August 23, 2008. 4-7.
2005
Acar, A. C., & Motro A. (2005).  Intensional Encapsulations of Database Subsets via Genetic Programming. (Kim Viborg Andersen, John K. Debenham, Roland Wagner, Ed.).Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications, DEXA 2005, Copenhagen, Denmark, August 22-26, 2005. 3588, 365-374.
2004
Mitkas, P. A., Symeonidis A. L., Kehagias D., Athanasiadis I. N., Laleci G., Kurt G., et al. (2004).  An Agent Framework for Dynamic Agent Retraining: Agent Academy. CoRR. cs.MA/0407025,
Motro, A., Anokhin P., & Acar A. C. (2004).  Utility-based Resolution of Data Inconsistencies. (Felix Naumann, Monica Scannapieco, Ed.).IQIS 2004, International Workshop on Information Quality in Information Systems, 18 June 2004, Paris, France (SIGMOD 2004 Workshop). 35-43.
Acar, A. C., & Motro A. (2004).  Why Is this User Asking so Many Questions? Explaining Sequences of Queries. (Csilla Farkas, Pierangela Samarati, Ed.).Research Directions in Data and Applications Security XVIII, IFIP TC11/WG 11.3 Eighteenth Annual Conference on Data and Applications Security, July 25-28, 2004, Sitges, Catalonia, Spain. 159-176.
2003
Acar, A. C., Yücel H., & Çulfaz A. (2003).  The Synthesis and Sodium-Silver Ion Exchange of Sodalites. Chemical Engineering Communications. 190, 861-882. Abstract