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Yuruk, Nurcan

Dr. Nurcan Yuruk

Associate Professor of Instruction


  • Ph.D., Applied Science, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2008
  • B.S., Computer Science, Dokuz Eylul University, Turkey, 2001

Research Interests:

  • Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining
  • Social Network Analysis

Representative  Publications:

  • Xiaowei Xu, Nurcan Yuruk, Zhidan Feng, Thomas A. J. Schweiger:
    SCAN: A Structural Clustering Algorithm for Networks. 13th ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining. KDD 2007: 824-833
  • Nurcan Yuruk, Mutlu Mete, Xiaowei Xu, Thomas A. J. Schweiger: A Divisive Hierarchical Structural Clustering Algorithm for Networks. ICDM Workshops 2007: 441-448
  • Zhidan Feng, Xiaowei Xu, Nurcan Yuruk, Thomas A. J. Schweiger: A Novel Similarity-Based Modularity Function for Graph Partitioning. DaWaK 2007: 385-396
  • Nurcan Yuruk, Xiaowei Xu, Thomas A. J. Schweiger: On Structural Analysis of Large Networks. HICSS 2008: 143
  • Nurcan Yuruk, Xiaowei Xu, Chen Li, Jeffrey Xu Yu: Supporting Keyword Queries on Structured Databases with Limited Search Interfaces. DASFAA 2008: 432-439
  • Mutlu Mete, Fusheng Tang, Xiaowei Xu, Nurcan Yuruk: A structural approach for finding functional modules from large biological networks. BMC Bioinformatics. 9(S-9) (2008)


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