publications

journal papers

  • Nazli Ikizler-Cinbis and Stan Sclaroff, Web-based Classifiers for Human Action Recognition,
    IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Volume 14, Issue 4, pp. 1031 - 1045, August 2012.[link]

  • Nazli Ikizler and Pinar Duygulu, Histogram of Oriented Rectangles: A New Pose Descriptor for Human Action Recognition,
    Image and Vision Computing, Volume 27, Issue 10, pp. 1515-1526, September 2, 2009. [link]

  • Nazli Ikizler and David Forsyth, Searching for Complex Human Activities with No Visual Examples,
    International Journal of Computer Vision (IJCV), Vol. 80 No. 3, December 2008. [link] [dataset]

  • H. Altay Guvenir, Narin Emeksiz, Nazli Ikizler and Necati Ormeci, Diagnosis of gastric carcinoma by classification on feature projections,
    Artificial Intelligence in Medicine. Vol. 31, No. 3, (2004), pp. 231 - 240. [link]

refereed conference papers

  • Shugao Ma, Jianming Zhang, Nazli Ikizler-Cinbis and Stan Sclaroff, Action Recognition and Localization by Hierarchical Space-Time Segments,
    In Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV), Sydney, Australia, 2013. [project page with pdf and code].

  • Gokhan Tanisik, Oguzhan Guclu and Nazli Ikizler-Cinbis, Recognizing Human Actions in Images Using Segment and Contour Features (Bolut ve Kontur Ozniteliklerini Kullanarak Imgelerdeki Insan Hareketlerini Tanima)(in Turkish), 21. IEEE Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU), Northern Cyprus, April 2013. [pdf].

  • Cagdas Bas and Nazli Ikizler-Cinbis, Comparison of Clustering Methods for Pose Based Video Summarization (Poz Tabanli Video Ozetleme Icin Kumeleme Yontemlerinin Karsilastirilmasi)(in Turkish), 21. IEEE Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU), Northern Cyprus, April 2013. [pdf].

  • Fadime Sener, Nermin Samet, Pinar Duygulu, Nazli Ikizler-Cinbis, Recognizing Human Actions From Noisy Videos via Multiple Instance Learning (Gurultu Iceren Videolardan Insan Hareketlerinin Coklu Ornekle Ogrenme ile Taninmasi) (in Turkish), In Proceedings of Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU), April 2013. [pdf].

  • Fadime Sener, Cagdas Bas and Nazli Ikizler-Cinbis, On Recognizing Actions in Still Images via Multiple Features,
    In 1st Workshop on Action Recognition and Pose Estimation in Still Images, held in conjunction with European Conference on Computer Vision(ECCV 2012), Florence, Italy, October 2012.
    Also published in Lecture Notes in Computer Science(LNCS), 2012, Volume 7585/2012, 263-272. [pdf].

  • Shugao Ma, Stan Sclaroff and Nazli Ikizler-Cinbis, Unsupervised Learning of Discriminative Relative Visual Attributes,
    In 2nd International Workshop on Parts and Attributes, held in conjunction with European Conference on Computer Vision(ECCV 2012), Florence, Italy, October 2012.
    Also published in Lecture Notes in Computer Science(LNCS), 2012, Volume 7585/2012, 61-70. [pdf].

  • Aytac Cavent, Nazli Ikizler-Cinbis, Recognition of complex human activities by using sequential pyramid matching (Karmasik Insan Hareketlerinin Sirasal Piramit Eslesmesi ile Taninmasi)(in Turkish), Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU), April 2012. [pdf].

  • Fadime Sener, Nazli Ikizler-Cinbis, Pnar Duygulu, Multiple instance learning for re-ranking of web image search results (Gorsel Arama Sonuclarinin Coklu Ornekle Ogrenme Yontemiyle Yeniden Siralanmasi)(in Turkish), Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU), April 2012. [pdf].

  • Nazli Ikizler-Cinbis and Stan Sclaroff, Object, Scene and Actions: Combining Multiple Features for Human Action Recognition,
    In 11th European Conference on Computer Vision(ECCV 2010), Crete, Greece, September 2010. Also published in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2010, Volume 6311/2010, 494-507. [pdf][ link]

  • Nazli Ikizler-Cinbis and Stan Sclaroff, Object Recognition and Localization via Spatial Instance Embedding,
    In 20th International Conference on Pattern Recognition(ICPR 2010), Istanbul, Turkey, August 2010. [pdf]

  • Nazli Ikizler-Cinbis, R. Gokberk Cinbis and Stan Sclaroff, Learning Actions From The Web,
    In International Conference on Computer Vision(ICCV 2009), Kyoto, Japan, September 2009. [pdf] [dataset]

  • Nazli Ikizler, R. Gokberk Cinbis and Pinar Duygulu, Human Action Recognition With Line and Flow Histograms,
    In 19th International Conference on Pattern Recognition(ICPR 2008), December 2008, Tampa, FL. [pdf]

  • Nazli Ikizler , R. Gokberk Cinbis, Selen Pehlivan and Pinar Duygulu, Recognizing Actions in Still Images,
    In 19th International Conference on Pattern Recognition(ICPR 2008), December 2008, Tampa, FL. [pdf] [dataset] [update]

  • Nazli Ikizler and Pinar Duygulu, Human Action Recognition Using Distribution of Oriented Rectangular Patches
    2nd Workshop on Human Motion Understanding, Modeling, Capture and Animation held in conjunction with
    Eleventh IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV 2007), October 2007.
    also published in Lecture Notes in Computer Science [pdf] [link]

  • Nazli Ikizler and David Forsyth, Searching Video for Complex Activities with Finite State Models,
    In Proceedings of IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR 2007), June 2007. [pdf] [dataset]

  • Nazli Ikizler and Pinar Duygulu, Person Search Made Easy,
    In Proceedings of The Fourth International Conference on Image and Video Retrieval (CIVR), Singapore, July 20-22, 2005.
    also published in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 3568/2005 [pdf]

  • Sare Gul Sevil, Hilal Zitouni, Nazli Ikizler, Derya Ozkan, Pinar Duygulu, Resim Arama Sonuclarinin Cizge Tabanli
    bir Yontemle Yeniden Siralanmasi (in Turkish),
    In Proceedings of IEEE 16. Sinyal Isleme, Iletisim ve Uygulamalari Kurultayi (SIU 2008), Didim, Turkey, April 20-22, 2008. [pdf]

  • Nazli Ikizler and Pinar Duygulu, Haber Videolari icin Yuz Bulma Yontemlerinin Iyilestirilmesi (in Turkish),
    In Proceedings of IEEE 13. Sinyal Isleme ve Iletisim Uygulamalari Kurultayi (SIU 2005), Kayseri, Turkey, May 16-18, 2005. [pdf]

  • Nazli Ikizler and H. Altay Guvenir. Maximizing Benefit of Classifications Using Feature Intervals,
    In Proceedings of Seventh International Conference on Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems (KES 2003),
    also published in Lecture Notes in AI, Springer-Verlag, Oxford 2003. [pdf]

  • Nazli Ikizler and H. Altay Guvenir. Feature Dependency in Benefit Maximization: A Case Study in the Evaluation of Bank Loan Applications,
    In Proceedings of the Twelfth Turkish Symposium on Artificial Intelligence and Neural Networks (TAINN’2003),
    Canakkale, Turkey, July, 2003. [pdf]

  • Nazli Ikizler and H. Altay Guvenir. Mining Interesting Rules in Bank Loans Data,
    In Proceedings of the Tenth Turkish Symposium on Artificial Intelligence and Neural Networks (TAINN’2001),
    Gazimagusa, T.R.N.C., June 2001. [pdf]

technical reports

  • Nazli Ikizler, Jai Vasanth, Linus Wong and David Forsyth, Finding Celebrities in Video,
    EECS Department University of California, Berkeley Technical Report No. UCB/EECS-2006-77, 2006. [link]

  • Nazli Ikizler, Benefit Maximizing Classification Using Feature Intervals,
    Technical Report BU-CE-0208, Bilkent University, September 2002. [pdf]

theses

  • Nazli Ikizler, Understanding Human Motion: Recognition and Retrieval of Human Activities,
    PhD Thesis, Bilkent University, Turkey, May 2008. [pdf]

  • Nazli Ikizler, Benefit Maximizing Classification Using Feature Intervals,
    MS Thesis, Bilkent University, Turkey, September 2002.