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Institutional Information: Faculty Of Economics, Yönetim Bilişim Sistemleri Bölümü, Yönetim Bilişim Sistemleri Anabilim Dalı
Research Areas: Social Sciences and Humanities, Computer Sciences, Computer Vision, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Learning and Pattern Recognition, Computer Learning, Text/Document Processing, Pattern Recognition and Image Processing, Neural Networks




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Elif KARTAL started her undergraduate education at Istanbul University (IU), Faculty of Science, Department of Mathematics, in 2004. In 2008, she started her master’s degree in the IU Informatics Department and was accepted to the same department as a Research Assistant. She completed her master’s degree in the IU Informatics Department with her thesis titled "Software Project Cost Estimation with Artificial Neural Networks" in 2011 and her doctorate with her thesis titled “Machine Learning Techniques based on Classification and a Study on Cardiac Risk Assessment” in 2015.

In 2013, Dr. Kartal was a visiting scholar at Ball State University, Miller College of Business, Information Systems and Operations Management (IN, USA) for two months. From August 2019 to March 2020, Dr. Kartal was a visiting scholar at the University of Miami, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Computer Science (FL, USA), and worked on computational neuroscience, deep learning, and computer vision with Assoc. Prof. Odelia Schwartz (Ph.D.). This postdoctoral research was supported by TUBITAK-BIDEB 2219-International Postdoctoral Research Scholarship Program. He received the title of Associate Professor in September 2022. She works as a faculty member at the IU Faculty of Economics Department of Management Information Systems. At the same time, she works as the Assistant Director at IU Computer Science Application and Research Center and the coordinator of IU AUZEF's Web Design and Development associate degree program. She is a board member of the Istanbul Branch of the Turkish Informatics Association. Dr. Kartal's main research areas are artificial intelligence, machine learning, and data mining.


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İstanbul Üniversitesi, İktisat Fakültesi, Yönetim Bilişim Sistemleri Bölümü, Prof. Dr. Ümit Yaşar Doğanay Cad., İktisat Fakültesi Ek Bina-2, Kat: 1, Oda: 111, No: 6/2, Vezneciler / Fatih / İstanbul