Peer-Reviewed Journal Papers

  1. B. Uzkent, A. Rangnekar, M.J. Hoffman, ‘‘Tracking in Aerial Hyperspectral Videos using Deep Kernelized Correlation Filters’’, In IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 2017 arxiv code

  2. B. Uzkent, M. J. Hoffman, A. Vodacek, ‘‘Integrating Hyperspectral Likelihoods in a Multi-dimensional Assignment Algorithm for Aerial Vehicle Tracking’’, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Remote Sensing and Observation, 9(9): 4325–4333, May 2016. code

  3. B. Uzkent, M. J. Hoffman, A. Vodacek, Bin Chen, ‘‘Feature Matching with an Adaptive Optical Sensor in a Ground Target Tracking System’’, IEEE Sensors Journal, 15(1): 510–519, January 2015.

  4. B. Uzkent, B.D. Barkana, H. Cevikalp, ‘‘Non-speech environmental sound classification using SVMS with a new set of features’’, International Journal of Innovative Computing, Information and Control, 8(5): 3511–3524, May 2012.

  5. B.D. Barkana, B. Uzkent, I. Saricicek, ‘‘Normal and abnormal non-speech audio event detection using MFCC and PR-based feature sets’’, Advanced Materials Research, Volume 601, pp: 200–208, December 2012.

  6. B.D. Barkana, B. Uzkent, I. Saricicek, ‘‘Environmental noise classifier using a new set of feature parameters based on pitch range’’, Applied Acoustics, 72(11): 841–848, November 2011.

  7. B. Uzkent, B.D. Barkana, J. Yang, ‘‘Automatic environmental noise source classification model using fuzzy logic’’, Expert Systems with Applications, 38(7): 8751–8755, July 2011

Peer-Reviewed Conference Papers

  1. B. Uzkent, E. Sheehan, C. Meng, Z. Tang, D. Lobell, M. Burke, S. Ermon, “Learning How to Interpret Satellite Images using Wikipedia,” International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI) 2019 (Under Review)

  2. E. Sheehan, C. Meng, M. Tan, B. Uzkent, N. Jean, D. Lobell, M. Burke, S. Ermon, “Predicting Economic Development using Geolocated Wikipedia Articles,” 25TH ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining 2019 (Under Review)

  3. B. Uzkent, Y. Seo, “EnKCF: Ensemble of Kernelized Correlation Filters for High-Speed Object Tracking,” In Proceedings IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV), pp. 1133-1141, March 2018. arxiv code

  4. B. Uzkent, A. Rangnekar, M. J. Hoffman, A. Vodacek, ‘‘Aerial Vehicle Tracking by Adaptive Fusion of Likelihood Maps’’, In Proceedings of the 13th IEEE Workshop on Perception Beyond the Visible Spectrum, In conjunction with Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition 2017. code

  5. B. Uzkent, M. J. Hoffman, A. Vodacek, ‘‘Real-time Target Detection and Tracking in Aerial Video using Hyperspectral Features,” In Proceedings of the 1st IEEE Workshop on Moving Cameras Meet Video Surveillance: From Body Cameras to Drones, In conjunction with Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition 2016, pp. 36–44. June 2016. code

  6. B. Uzkent, M. J. Hoffman, A. Vodacek, ‘‘Spectral Validation of Measurements in a Vehicle Tracking DDDAS’’, In Proceedings of International Conference on Computational Science, Volume 51, pp. 2493–2502, June 2015.

  7. B. Uzkent, M. J. Hoffman, A. Vodacek, ‘‘Background Image Understanding and Adaptive Imaging for Vehicle Tracking’’, In Proceedings of the SPIE 9460, Airborne Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (ISR) Systems and Applications XII, pp. -94600F–94600F-7, April 2015.

  8. B. Uzkent, M. J. Hoffman, A. Vodacek, ‘‘Efficient Integration of Spectral Features for Vehicle Tracking utilizing an Adaptive Sensor’’, In Proceedings of the SPIE 9407, Video Surveillance and Transportation Imaging Applications, pp. 940707–940707-10, February 2015.

  9. B. Uzkent, M. J. Hoffman, E. Cherry, N. Cahill, ‘‘3-D MRI Cardiac Segmentation using Graph Cuts’’, In Proceedings of the IEEE Western NY Image Processing Workshop, pp. 47–51, Rochester, NY, November 2014. code

  10. B. Uzkent, M. J. Hoffman, A. Vodacek, J. P. Kerekes, B. Chen, ‘‘Feature matching and adaptive prediction models in an object tracking DDDAS’’, In Procedia Computer Science, Volume 18, pp. 1939-1948, 2013.

  11. B. Uzkent, B.D. Barkana, ‘‘Pitch range-based feature extraction for audio surveillance systems’’, In Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Information Technology: New Generations (ITNG), pp. 476–480, April 11-13, 2011.

  12. B.D. Barkana, I. Saricicek, B. Uzkent, ‘‘Performances of the ANN, SVM, and K-means clustering methods recognizing different environmental sounds’’, In Proceedings of the 24th European Conference on Operational Research, Lisbon, Portugal, July 11-14, 2010.

  13. B. Uzkent, O. Parlaktuna, ‘‘Autonomous parallel parking of non-holonomic vehicles’’, In Proceedings of the 13th National Conference in Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, 2009.