**MELEK D****Ý****KER Y****Ü****CEL**

BS, Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department of

MS, Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department of

PhD, Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department of

Cryptology, Error Control
Coding, Speech and Image Processing, Telecommunications.

**COURSES
BEING TAUGHT IN FALL 2009-2010**

**EE**** ****301-Signals
and Systems 1** (Syllabus)

for the **E**lectrical **E**ngineering Department **-** Tuesday

**EE****
534-Coding Theory**

for the **E**lectrical **E**ngineering
Department **-** Thursday

My Erdös number is 4:* *(S. Maitra -> P. Stanica -> F. Luca -> P. Erdös)*
*My Einstein number is 6 and Gauss
number is 8:

**Journals:**

·
Selçuk
Kavut and Melek D. Yücel, “**9-Variable Boolean
Functions with Nonlinearity 242 in the Generalized Rotation Symmetric Class**”,
Information and Computation (2010), doi: 10.1016/j.ic.2009.12.002.

·
Selçuk
Kavut, Subhamoy Maitra, and Melek D. Yücel, **“****Search for Boolean Functions with Excellent Profiles in the Rotation
Symmetric Class****”**, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, May 2007, Vol. 53, No. 5, pp.
1743-1751, ISSN: 0018-9448.

·
Ekrem Aras and Melek D. Yücel, “**Performance Evaluation of Safer K-64 and S-Boxes of Safer Family**” pdf, Turkish Journal of Electrical
Eng. & Computer Sciences ©,
Vol.9, No. 2, pp.161-175, August 2001.

·
Isil Vergili and Melek D. Yücel, “**Avalanche and Bit ****Independence**** Properties for the Ensembles of Randomly Chosen nxn S-Boxes**” pdf, Turkish Journal of Electrical Eng.
& Computer Sciences ©,
Vol.9, No.2, pp.137-145, August 2001.

·
Sabire Haciömeroglu
and Melek D.Yücel, “**Distance Spectra for Trellis Coded Modulation Schemes on Channels with
Intersymbol Interference**” pdf,
Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences ©, Vol.8,
No.2, pp.111-123, September 2000.

·
Hasan Abou Rajab and Melek D.Yücel, “**Efficient Performance Computations for Trellis Coded Modulation**”, IEEE
Trans. on Communications, Vol.47, No.6, pp.796-798, June 1999.

·
Melek D.Yücel
and Ali Isikli, “**New Decoding Strategy for 32-D Barnes Wall Lattice**”,

·
F. Zeynep Köksal
and Melek D.Yücel, “**Comments on the Decoding Algorithms of DBEC-TBED Reed Solomon Codes**”, IEEE
Trans. on Computers, Vol.41, No.2, pp.244-247, February 1992.

·
Melek D.Yücel,
Nazif Tepedelenlioglu, Yalçin Tanik, “**A Fast Noniterative Method for Adaptive Channel Equalization**”, IEEE
Trans. on Communications, Vol.Com-31, No.7, pp.922-927, July 1983.

**International Conferences: **

- Selçuk Kavut and Melek D. Yücel,
**“****Random Permutations on Input Vectors of Boolean Functions****”**, Boolean Functions: Cryptography and Applications – BFCA`08, Editors: O. Masnyk-Hansen, J-F. Michon, P. Valarcher, J-B. Yunès, May 2008.

- S. Maitra, Selçuk Kavut and Melek D. Yücel,
**“****Balanced Boolean Function on 13-Variables having Nonlinearity greater than the Bent Concatenation Bound****”**, Boolean Functions: Cryptography and Applications – BFCA`08, Editors: O. Masnyk-Hansen, J-F. Michon, P. Valarcher, J-B. Yunès, May 2008.

- Selçuk Kavut and Melek D. Yücel,
**“****Generalized Rotation Symmetric and Dihedral Symmetric Boolean Functions****–****9 variable Boolean Functions with Nonlinearity 242****”**, 17^{th}International Applied Algebra, Algebraic Algorithms, and Error Correcting Codes (AAECC-17) Symposium, Editors: Serdar Boztaþ, Hsiao-Feng (Francis) Lu, LNCS Vol. 4851/2007, pp. 321-329, Bangalore, India, December 16-20, 2007.

- Selçuk Kavut, Melek D. Yücel,
and Subhamoy Maitra,
**“****Construction of Resilient Functions by the Concatenation of Boolean Functions Having Nonintersecting Walsh Spectra****”**, Boolean Functions: Cryptography and Applications – BFCA`07, Editors: J-F. Michon, P. Valarcher, J-B. Yunès, May 2007.

- Selçuk Kavut, Subhamoy Maitra, Sumanta Sarkar, and Melek D. Yücel,
**“****Enumeration of 9-variable Rotation Symmetric Boolean Functions having Nonlinearity > 240****”**, Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Progress in Cryptology – Indocrypt 2006, Editors: R. Barua and T. Lange, LNCS Vol. 4329/2006, Springer-Verlag, pp. 266-279, December 2006.

- Selçuk Kavut, Subhamoy Maitra, and Melek D. Yücel,
**“****Autocorrelation Spectra of Balanced Boolean Functions on An Odd Number of Input Variables with Maximum Absolute Value < 2**^{(n+1)/2}**”**, Boolean Functions: Cryptography and Applications – BFCA`06, Editors: J-F. Michon, P. Valarcher, J-B. Yunès, pp. 73-86, March 2006.

·
Selçuk
Kavut, Melek D. Yücel,** ****“****Improved Cost Function in the Design of Boolean Functions Satisfying
Multiple Criteria****”**** **__pdf,__ Lecture
Notes in Computer Science: Progress in Cryptology –
Indocrypt 2003, Editors: S. Maitra and T. Johansson, LNCS Vol.2904, ãSpringer-Verlag,
pp.121-134, December 2003.

·
Selçuk
Kavut, Melek D. Yücel, “**Slide Attack on Spectr-H64**” pdf, Lecture Notes in Computer Science:
Progress in Cryptology – Indocrypt 2002, Editors: A. Menezes and P. Sarkar, LNCS Vol.2551, ãSpringer-Verlag,
pp.34-47, December 2002.

·
Melek D. Yücel, “**Normalized Measures for Cryptographic Security**”,
Departmental Memorandum, No. 2002-1, 22 pages, April 2002.

·
Selçuk
Kavut and Melek D.Yücel, “**On Some Cryptographic Properties of Rijndael**” pdf, Lecture Notes in Computer Science:
Information Assurance in Computer Networks, Methods, Models and Architectures
for Network Security, Editors: V. I. Gorodetski, V. A. Skormin, L. J. Popyack,
LNCS Vol.2052, ãSpringer-Verlag,
pp.300-311, May 2001.

·
Melek D.Yücel,“**Alternative Nonlinearity Criteria for Boolean Functions**” pdf, Departmental Memorandum,
No.2001-1, 22 pages, January 2001.

·
Isil Vergili and Melek D.Yücel, “**On Satisfaction of Some Security Criteria for Randomly Chosen S-Boxes**” pdf, Proc. 20th
Biennial Symp. on Communications, pp.64-68,

·
Ekrem Aras and Melek D.Yücel, “**Some Cryptographic Properties of Exponentiation and Logarithm-Taking
Boxes**” pdf, Proc. 20th Biennial
Symp. on Communications, pp.69-73,

·
Melek D. Yücel,
Alpaslan Lorasdagi, “**Digital Signature Schemes Based on Discrete Logarithm over Finite Fields**”,
Proc.ELECO’99 International Conference on Electrical Engineering, Vol.1, pp.263-267,
Bursa, December 1999.

·
Melek D.Yücel, Cüneyt
Acar, “**Comparison of Block Ciphers ****DES**** and IDEA**”,
Proc.ELECO’99 International Conference on Electrical Engineering, Vol.1,
pp.281-285, Bursa, December 1999.

·
Ekrem Aras, Melek D.Yücel, “**Examination of Substitution Boxes of SAFER**”,
Proc.ELECO’99 International Conference on Electrical Engineering, Vol.1,
pp.418-422, Bursa, December 1999.

·
Melek D.Yücel, “**Information Security over Open Communication Networks**”, a
contribution to the Masterplan of Turkish Information Infrastructure (TUENA),
23 pages, November 1997.

·
Hasan Abou Rajab, Melek D.Yücel, “**Effects of Improving Phase Transparency on the Distance Spectrum of
Trellis Codes**”, Proc.8’th Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference-Melecon’96, Vol.2, pp.1014-1017,

·
Berna Sayraç,
Melek D.Yücel, “**Design and Evaluation of Two Block Coded Modulation Schemes**”,
Proc.7’th Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference - Melecon’94, Vol.1, pp.215-218,

·
Hakki T. Yalazan, Melek D.Yücel, “**A New Objective Fidelity Criterion for Image Processing: Derivative ****SNR**

·
Emin Germen, Semih Bilgen,
Melek D.Yücel, “**A Microprocessor-Based System for Transcription and Processing of Single
Part Music**”, 10’th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Workshop W12,

·
Hasan Abou Rajab, Melek D.Yücel, “**Probability of Error Performance of Reed Solomon Codes over Q-ary
Symmetric Channels**”, Proc.6’th Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference - Melecon’91,
Vol.1, pp.610-613,

·
Ercan Sut, F.Taner Özdemir,
Melek D.Yücel, Semih Bilgen, “**Comparison of Reed Solomon Decoder Implementations Based on Two
Different Microprocessors**”, Proc.6’th Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference - Melecon’91,
Vol.1, pp.614-617, Ljubljana, Slovenia, May 1991.

·
Melek D.Yücel,
Can Demiray, “**Performance of Systematic versus Nonsystematic Codes Under Overnoisy
Conditions**”, International Symposium on Information Theory, Abs.of Papers,
pp.235-236, Kobe, Japan, June 1988.

·
Fikri Atmaca, Melek D.Yücel, “**Implementation of Reed-Solomon Encoder and Decoder Using ****TMS****32010**”,
International Symposium on Information Theory, Abs.of Papers, pp.248, Kobe,
Japan, June 1988.

·
Melek D.Yücel, “**Accurate Representation of Speech Signals**”,
Proc.3’rd Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference - Melecon’85,
Vol.2 on Digital Signal Processing, pp.1515-153,

·
Yalçin
Tanik, Melek D.Yücel, “**A New Voiced/Unvoiced Decision Algorithm**”,
Proc.3’rd Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference - Melecon’85,
Vol.2 on Digital Signal Processing, pp.119-121,

·
Yalçin
Tanik, Nazif Tepedelenlioglu, Melek D. Yücel, “**Conditions for the Convergence of the ****LMS**** Algorithm
with Gaussian Inputs**”, Proc.EURASIP 1983, Signal Processing II: Theories and Applications,
pp.85-87, 1983.

·
Melek D.Yücel,
Nazif Tepedelenlioglu, Yalçin Tanik, “**A Fast Noniterative Method for Adaptive Channel Equalization**”,
Proc.EUSIPCO-80, First European Signal Processing Conf., pp155-156,

**National
Conferences**

·
Güzin
Yildirim, Melek D.Yücel, “**Blok Sifreler I****ç****in Dogrusal Olmama ****Ö****l****çü****t****ü**”,
ELEKO’2000 Elektrik-Elektronik-Bilgisayar Müh. Sempozyumu Bildiriler
Kitabi,

·
Hakki T.Yalazan, Melek D.Yücel, “**Imge Kodlamada**** **** Kullanilmak ****Ü****zere Yeni Bir Dogruluk ****Ö****l****çü****t****ü**** Gelistirilmesi**”, 1. Sinyal Isleme ve Uygulamalari Kurultayi Bildiriler Kitabi, pp.42-46,
Bogaziçi Üniversitesi,

·
Melek D.Yücel,
M. Cahit Bindak, “**Blok Kodlamada Sistematik Eslemenin ****Ö****nemi**”, Elektrik Mühendisligi 5.Ulusal Kongresi, pp.713-717, Karadeniz Teknik Üniversitesi,

·
Ali Isikli, Melek D.Yücel, “**Blok Kodlamali Mod****ü****lasyon**”,
Elektrik Mühendisligi 4.Ulusal Kongresi, pp.696-699, Dokuz Eylül Üniversitesi, Izmir, September 1991.

·
Semih Bilgen, Özgür
Izmirli, Melek D.Yücel, “**Bilgisayarda M****ü****zik Tanima**”, Elektrik Mühendisligi 3.Ulusal Kongresi, pp.440-442, Istanbul Teknik Üniversitesi,
Istanbul, September 1989.

·
F.Zeynep Köksal,
Melek D.Yücel, “**Iki Hata D****ü****zelten/****Üç**** Hata Yakalayan Reed-Solomon Kodlarinin ****Çö****z****ü****mlenmesi**”, Elektrik Mühendisligi 3.Ulusal Kongresi, pp.582-585, Istanbul Teknik Üniversitesi,

·
Fikri Atmaca, Melek D.Yücel, “**Reed-Solomon Kodlayici ve Kod ****Çö****z****ü****c****ü****s****ü****n****ü****n ****TMS****32010 ile Ger****ç****eklestirilmesi**”, ODTÜ Elektrik ve Elektronik Mühendisligi Bölümü
30.Yil Sempozyumu, pp.1-4,

·
Tümer Dogan,
Melek D.Yücel, “**Reed-Solomon Kodlarinin ****Çö****z****ü****lmesinde Hata ve Silinti Algoritmasinin Basarimi**”, ODTÜ
Elektrik ve Elektronik Mühendisligi Bölümü 30.Yil Sempozyumu, pp.5-8, Ankara, February 1989.

·
Semih Can, Melek D.Yücel,
Fikri Atmaca, “**TMS****32010 Reed-Solomon
Kodlayici ve Kod ****Çö****z****ü****c****ü****s****ü**** i****ç****in Ger****ç****ek Zamanda ****Ç****alisan Hata ve Silinti D****ü****zeltme Y****ö****ntemi**”, ODTÜ Elektrik ve Elektronik Mühendisligi Bölümü
30.Yil Sempozyumu, pp.9-12,

·
Bilge Alp, Murat Alanyali,
Melek D.Yücel, “**Kesikli Kosin****ü****s ve Hadamard D****ö****n****ü****s****ü****mleri ile G****ö****r****ü****nt****ü**** Kodlamasi**”, ODTÜ Elektrik ve Elektronik Mühendisligi Bölümü
30.Yil Sempozyumu, pp.13-16,

·
Yavuz Bayiz, Melek D.Yücel, “**Ileri Hata D****ü****zeltme (FEC) ve Otomatik Yeniden Isteme (ARQ) Stratejilerini Kullanan I****ç****i****ç****e Kodlar**”, ODTÜ Elektrik ve Elektronik Mühendisligi Bölümü
30.Yil Sempozyumu, pp.63-66, Orta Dogu Teknik Üniversitesi,
Ankara, February 1989.

·
Özgür Izmirli, Semih Bilgen, Melek D.Yücel, “**M****ü****zik Akorlarinin Bilgisayarla Taninmasi**”, ODTÜ
Elektrik ve Elektronik Mühendisligi Bölümü 30.Yil Sempozyumu, pp.67-70, Orta Dogu Teknik Üniversitesi,
Ankara, February 1989.

·
Mehmet Ali Tut, Melek D.Yücel, “**Veri Iletisiminde Simge Eszamanlamasi**”, Elektrik Mühendisligi
Ikinci Ulusal Kongresi, pp.26-29, Orta Dogu Teknik Üniversitesi,
Ankara, September 1987.

·
Melek D.Yücel,
Mustafa Ilkan, “**Sinyal Uzayinda Kodlanmis Iletisim Dizgeleri**”,
Elektrik Mühendisligi Ikinci Ulusal Kongresi, pp.117-119, Orta Dogu Teknik Üniversitesi,
Ankara, September 1987.

·
Melek D.Yücel,
Can Demiray, “**BCH Kodlarinda Kati ve Yumusak Kararli Kod ****Çö****z****ü****c****ü****lerin Basarimlari**”, Elektrik Mühendisligi Ikinci Ulusal Kongresi, pp.120-122, Orta Dogu Teknik Üniversitesi,
Ankara, September 1987.

**Ph. D. Theses**

Güzin
Yildirim Kurnaz, “**Covering Sequences and
T,K-Bentness Criteria for Boolean Functions**”, March 2009.

Selçuk
Kavut, “**Boolean Functions with
Excellent Cryptographic Properties in Autocorrelation and Walsh Spectra**”, August
2008.

Hassan Abou Rajab, “**Efficient Performance Computations for Trellis
Coded Modulation**”, June 1995.

F. Zeynep Köksal, “**Decoding Algorithms for DBEC-TBED Reed-Solomon
Codes**”, September 1990.

**M. Sc. Theses**

Erinç
Deniz Bardak, “**Design and Performance of
Capacity Approaching Irregular Low-Density Parity-Check Codes**”, September 2009.

Cihan Uzunoglu, “**Performance Comparison of
Message Passing Decoding Algorithms for Binary and Non-Binary Low Density
Parity Check (LDPC) Codes**”, December 2007.

Onur Hüsnü Kazanci, “**Performance of Pseudo-Random and Quasi-Cyclic Low Density Parity Check
Codes**”,
December 2007.

Mehmet Emre Ciftcibasi, “**New Montgomery
Modular Multiplier Architecture**”, January 2006.

Ahmet Volkan Serter, “**Implementation and
Comparison of the Advanced Encryption Standard Finalist Algorithms on ****TMS****320C54X**”, December 2005.

M. Özgür Sahin, “**Construction of Resilient Boolean Functions with Maximum Nonlinearity**”, August 2005.

Erdem Yilmaz, **“****Two Versions of the Stream Cipher ****SNOW****”**,
December 2004.

Ömer El, **“****Avalanche Properties and the Randomness of the
Twofish Cipher****”**, December 2004.

Faruk Göloglu,
**“****Divisibility Results on Boolean Functions Using the Numerical Normal Form****”**,
September 2004.

Senay Yildiz, **“****Construction of Substitution Boxes Depending on Linear Codes****”**,
September 2004.

Savas Arikan, “**Propagation Characteristics of RC5, RC6 and Twofish Ciphers**”,
December 2003.

Evrim Altas, “**Nonlinearity of LOKI97 S-Boxes**”, December 2002.

Zeki Bozkurt, “**Performance Evaluation of Mars and Serpent Block Ciphers**”,
December 2002.

Abdurrahman Özdere,
“**Distance Spectra and Interleaver Design for Turbo Codes**”,
September 2002.

Özgür Ince, “**Analysis and Linear Cryptanalysis of the RC5 Block Cipher**”,
September 2002.

Raed Murad, “**Relations Among Cryptographic Security Criteria and Linear Cryptanalysis**”, July
2002.

Selçuk
Kavut, “**Examination of Block Ciphers Rijndael, Safer K-64 and a Slide Attack on
Spectr-H64**”, January 2002.

Hamdi Erkan, “**A Differential Attack on Single Round of SAFER**”,
December 2001.

Sinan Çeçen, “**Nonlinearity and Propagation Characteristics of Substitution Boxes**”,
September 2001.

Erdal Yildiz, “**A Proposal for Turkish Government Public Key Infrastructure Trust Model**”,
September 2001.

Nima Okhovat, “**Cryptanalysis of Elliptic Curve Cryptosystems**”,
January 2001.

Güzin
Yildirim, “**Nonlinearity and Avalanche Properties of Block Ciphers**”,
December 2000.

Isil Vergili, “**Statistics on Satisfaction of Security Criteria for Randomly Created
S-Boxes**”, June 2000.

Alpaslan Lorasdagi, “**ElGamal Like Digital Signature Schemes**”, May 2000.

R. Cüneyt
Acar, “**Cryptographic Test Methods for Block Ciphers**”,
December 1999.

Ekrem Aras, “**Analysis of Security Criteria for Block Ciphers**”,
September 1999.

Funda Yildirim Mert, “**Image Compression by Using Wavelet Transform**”, May
1999.

Ali Serhat Basaranoglu, “**Public Key Cryptosystems Using Elliptic Curves**”,
April 1999.

Ferda Topcan, “**Rotationally Invariant Four Dimensional Trellis Coded 8PSK Modulation**”,
September 1998.

Emre Altug Yavuz, “**Different Computational Methods for Distance Spectra of Trellis Coded
Modulation (****TCM****)**”, June 1998.

Ünsal Kocatepe, “**Multidimensional Trellis Coded Phase Modulation Using a Multilevel
Concatenation Approach**”, June 1998.

Erdem Uysal, “**Implementation of a Public Key Cryptosystem Using RSA, ****DES**** and MD5
Algorithms**”, April 1998.

Serdar Çetingül, “**Analysis and Simulation of Conventional Asymmetric and Multiple Trellis
Coded Modulation in Various Types of Channels**”, March 1998.

Önder Ökten, “**Standard Digital Signature Algorithm (DSA) and Secure Hash Algorithm
(SHA) in Public Key Cryptography**”, September 1997.

Hakan Ayçenk, “**The Performance of Punctured Convolutional Codes**”,
April 1997.

S. Semih Gül, “**Implementation of an RSA Based Public Key Cryptosystem**”,
January 1997.

Sabire Haciömeroglu,
“**Computation of Distance Spectra for Trellis Coded Modulation on Channels
with and without Intersymbol Interference**”, January
1997.

Levent Kocatürk, “**Evaluation of Message Weight Distribution Polynomials for Linear Block
Codes**”, December 1996.

Güliz
Ercoskun, “**Performance of Different Trellis Coded Modulators for Quadrature
Amplitude Modulation**”, January 1996.

Safak Seker, “**Dynamic Finite State Vector Quantization of Digital Images**”, January
1996.

Mümin Güler, “**Pragmatic Approach to Trellis Coded Modulation Schemes**”,
January 1995.

Z. Bikem Türkalp,
“**Recursive Plane Decomposition Coding of Quadtree Structures**”,
August 1993.

H. Tarkan Yalazan, “**Hierarchical Coding of Digital Images for Progressive Transmission**”,
February 1993.

Resat Murat Özkan, “**Monochrome Image Data Compression Employing BTC, VPIC, HVPIC and
BTC-VPIC Hybrid Decoding Techniques**”, February 1993.

Akin Türk, “**Image Data Compression Using Spatial Techniques**”,
January 1993.

Sami Duman, “**A Multi-Transputer Based RS Decoder**”,
(Co-supervisor: Semih Bilgen), September 1992.

Ahmet Gürkan
Sancar, “**Simulation of Uncoded and Convolutionally Encoded Continuous Phase
Frequency Shift Keyed Signals by Using Signal Space Method**”, September 1992.

Mustafa Fikret Ottekin, “**Analysis and Performance Evaluation of Multicarrier Modulation Systems**”, July
1992.

M. Cahit Bindak, “**Probability of Error Performance of Block Codes with Systematic and
Nonsystematic Encoding**”, May 1992.

Ali Isikli, “**Efficient Decoding Algorithms for Block Coded Modulation**”,
February 1992.

Fetih Çeliksöz, “**Design and Analysis of a Multidimensional Trellis Coded Modulation
Scheme**”, February 1992.

Berna Sayraç, “**Design and Performance Evaluation of Block Coded Modulation Systems**”,
January 1992.

S. Orhan Öcal, “**Image Data Compression Using Adaptive Transform Coding Techniques**”,
September 1991.

Mehmet Sedat Ugur, “**A Study on the Application of Vector Quantization to Subband Coding of
Speech Signals**”, (Main supervisor: Tugrul Memisoglu), September 1991.

S. Özgür Koç, “**Convergence Analysis of Some Recursive Parameter Estimation Algorithms
Based on Stability Theory Approach**”, ( Main supervisor: Bülent
Kerim Altay), February 1991.

Murat Kuru, “**Image Data Compression Using Subband Coding Technique**”,
September 1990.

Oguz Sener, “**Application of Markov Random Field to Textured Images**”,
(Main supervisor: Fatos Y. Vural), September 1990.

F. Taner Özdemir,
“**Implementation of (63, 43) Reed-Solomon Decoder Using the Z80 General
Purpose Microprocessor**”, (Co-supervisor: Semih Bilgen), June 1990.

Ercan Sut, “**Implementation of (63, 43) Reed-Solomon Decoder with the 8749 Single
Chip Microcomputer**”, (Co-supervisor: Semih Bilgen), June 1990.

Serhat Erdemir, “**Implementation and Performance Assessment of a Digital Frequency
Synthesizer**”, (Main supervisor: Bülent Kerim Altay), May 1990.

Hassan Abou Rajab, “**The Probability of Error Performance of Reed-Solomon Codes over 8-ary
Nonsymmetric Channels**”, March 1990.

Volkan Atalay, “**Image Processing of Ottoman Documents**”, (Main
supervisor: Nese Yalabik), February 1990.

Mehmet Sami Pancaroglu, “**Investigation of Channel Tracking Schemes for the RLS Adaptive Equalizers
Used Over the HF Channel**”, September 1989.

Tümer
Dogan, “**Performance of Error and Erasure Correction Decoding Algorithm for
Reed-Solomon Codes**”, February 1989.

Semih Can, “**Implementation of a Real Time Reed-Solomon Encoder and Decoder Using ****TMS****32010**”,
February 1989.

Yavuz Bayiz, “**The Concatenated Codes Using FEC and ARQ Strategies for Error Control**”,
February 1988.

Fikri Atmaca, “**Implementation of Reed-Solomon Encoder and Decoder Using ****TMS**** 32010**”,
December 1987.

Can Demiray, “**Hard an Soft Decision Decoding Performances of BCH Codes**”,
February 1987.

Mustafa Ilkan, “**Signal Space Coded Signalling Systems**”, February
1987.

Mehmet Ali Tut, “**Symbol Synchronizers**”, February 1987.

Ali Ferda Birinci, “**Multiplication-Free Transversal Equalizer Adaptation Algorithm**”,
November 1986.

Ahmet Ayhan Alpman, “**Error Spectrum Shaping in Fixed Point Cascade Form Digital Filters**”, June
1986.

Sidika Bengür, “**Distortion Measures for LPC Speech Analysis and Synthesis Systems**”,
March 1985.

H. Füsun
Candaner, “**Blind Equalization and Carrier Phase Tracking in Two-Dimensional Data
Communication Systems**”, February 1985.

Ahmet Tahsin Özgül, “**Computer Simulation Study of**** **** the Spectral
Line Enhancer**”, (Main supervisor: Nazif Tepedelenlioglu), March 1983.

Department of
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Elektrik ve Elektronik Mühendisligi Bölümü

METU - Middle East
Technical University ODTÜ - Orta Dogu Teknik Üniversitesi

06531 Ankara, Türkiye 06531
Ankara, Türkiye

**Room:**** ****A Building,
A408**** **

**Phone:**** ****+90 (312)
210 23 47**** **

**Fax****: ****+90 (312) 210 12 61**** **