December 16, 2014 — December 22, 2014

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Tuesday, December 16
“Sparsity and Convex Programming in Time-Frequency Processing,” by Zeynel Deprem (Bilkent University), at EE-314, 1:30 p.m. Organized by EE.

Wednesday, December 17
“Amerika’dan İnternet Üzerinden Dünya Turu Hakkında Bilgilendirme,” by Tolga Başol, at FADA, FFB-22, 5:30 p.m. Organized by Motosiklet Topluluğu.

Thursday, December 18
“Analysis and Design of Broadcast Tower Antenna Systems,” by Abdul Ali (Bilkent University), at EE-314, 1:30 p.m. Organized by EEE.

Thursday, December 18
“How Can the Library Help Your Doctoral Research?: Resources and Techniques,” by Asst. Prof. David Thornton, at the Library Art Gallery,
2 p.m. Organized by the Office of the Provost.

Friday, December 19
“Decomposition Algorithms for Two-Stage Chance-Constrained Programs,” by Simge Küçükyavuz (Ohio State University), at EA-409, 1:40 p.m. Organized by IE.

Friday, December 19
“Undocumented: Culture, Citizenship, and Community in Mexican America,” by Asst. Prof. Jennifer A. Reimer (Bilkent University), at
G-Building, Room 160, 2 p.m. Organized by the American Studies Association of Turkey (ASAT).

Friday, December 19
“Relationalism and the Epistemic Role of Perceptual Experiences,” by Asst. Prof. Erhan Demircioğlu (METU), at FA-120, 2:40 p.m. Organized by PHIL.

Friday, December 19
“Fluorescence Microscopy Techniques to Decode Protein–Protein Interactions,” by Assoc. Prof. Çağdaş D. Son (METU), at the UNAM Conference Room, 3:40 p.m. Organized by UNAM.

Monday, December 22
“Server Flexibility in Noncollaborative Systems,” by Tuğçe Işık (Georgia State University), at EA-409, 1:40 p.m. Organized by IE.

Tuesday, December 23
Librarianship Seminar, “Professional Ethics in Information Management: Approaches and Applications,” at the Bilkent University Library, 1:30 p.m. Organized by the Library.

Wednesday, December 24
“Innovation Tournaments with Multiple Contributors,” by Ersin Körpeoğlu (Carnegie Mellon University), at EA-409, 1:40 p.m. Organized by IE.

Thursday, December 25
“Pipelined Fission for Stream Programs with Dynamic Selectivity and Partitioned State,” by Habibe Güldamla Özsema (Bilkent University), at EA-409, 9:15 a.m. Organized by CS.

Friday, December 26
“Operational Perspectives on Extended Producer Responsibility for Durable and Consumable Products,” by Işıl Alev (Georgia Institute of Technology), at EA-409, 1:40 p.m. Organized by IE.

Monday, January 5
“Analyzing the Impact of the Experience Curve on ROI in the Software Product Line Adoption Process,” by Dr. Eray Tüzün (Havelsan A.Ş.), at EA-409, 1:40 p.m. Organized by CS.


December 18, 25
“Böcek,” by Tracy Letts, directed by Jason Hale, at the Bilkent Theater Hall, 8 p.m. Organized by THEA.


FMPA Concerts at Ahmed Adnan Saygun Music Research and Education Center
Tuesday, December 16
Can Bağdar Bilen, 4 p.m.
Hilal Bıçaklar, 6 p.m.
Gamze Kırtıl’s Class, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, December 18
Ahmet Öznacar, 4:30 p.m.
Violin Class, 7 p.m.
Friday, December 19
Gölge Şekeranber’s Class, 6 p.m.
Saturday, December 20
Gülnara Aziz’s Class, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, December 24
Boğaziçi Jazz Choir, at the Bilkent Concert Hall, 8 p.m.
Masis Aram Gözbek, choirmaster

Monday, December 29
Composer and Pianist Fazıl Say, at the Bilkent Concert Hall, 8 p.m.
Stefan Sanderling, conductor
Fazıl Say, piano
Nusret İspir, clarinet
C. Debussy, Petite Suite
F. Say, Concerto for Clarinet
M. Ravel, Concerto for Piano in G major


Saturday, December 20
Ankara Start-Up Summit, at Fikret Yücel Conference Hall, B-Block, Cyberpark, 12 noon. Organized by Genç Girişimciler Kulübü.

December 20-21
10th Youth Academy, at the Ankara Congresium. Organized by the Operational Research Club.


December 17, 18, 19
Mühendislik Topluluğu “Kampus Başarı Hikayeleri”
December 17
Can Şengül (Deloitte), at FEASS, C-Block Auditorium, 12:40 p.m.
December 18
Fatih Güner (, at FEASS, C-Block Auditorium, 12:40 p.m.
December 19
Sertaç Taşdelen ( /, at Mithat Çoruh Auditorium, 12:40 p.m.

Wednesday, December 17
“The Higgs Particle as the Fruit of the Marriage Between Physics and Engineering,” by Gökhan Ünel (University of California), at EE-01, 3:40 p.m. Organized by PHYS.

December 20-21
“Sinirbilim Günleri II,” at Mithat Çoruh Auditorium, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Organized by Psikoloji Topluluğu and Genetik Topluluğu.


Sunday, December 21
16th Annual Christmas Caroling Party, at the North Shield (Bilkent Hotel),
6 p.m. Contact Erin Maloney at ext. 2067. For reservations, call 266-4434.


Until January 6
“A Naive Gaze at the Metropolis,” at the Library Art Gallery. Organized by the Library. The exhibit will be open every day (except Sundays) between 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.