A. C. Cem Say


Türkçe


The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man.

George Bernard Shaw


TABLE OF CONTENTS


INTRODUCTION TO ACCS

I am a professor of computer science in Boğaziçi University. My research interests are Theoretical Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence.

In "civilian" life, I am known as an overall nice guy with a liking for science fiction, Western languages, and all kinds of funny things.


PERSONAL DETAILS

Full Name:

Ahmet Celal Cem Say

Date and Place of Birth:

Pi Day, 1966, Ankara

Nationality:

Turkish

Address:

Boğaziçi University, Department of Computer Engineering, Bebek, 34342, İstanbul, Turkey.

Phone:

+90-212-3596628

Fax:

+90-212-2872461

Email:

say at boun dot edu dot tr

Erdös Number:

at most 3


EDUCATION


SCHOLARSHIPS


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

(I have been seen in Işık, Galatasaray, and Bilgi Universities as well.)


COURSES TAUGHT


LANGUAGES


SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

A. Journal Papers

B. Conference Papers

C. Technical Reports and Manuscripts

D. Books

  1. M. Ufuk Çağlayan, Fedon Kadifeli, A. C. Cem Say. Standard C Programming. Boğaziçi University Publications, 1989.
  2. Fedon Kadifeli, A. C. Cem Say, M. Ufuk Çağlayan. Standart C Programlama Dili (in Turkish). Sarmal Yayınları, 1993. (Translated and updated from (1) by F. Kadifeli.)

E. Edited Volumes

  1. Selahattin Kuru, H. Levent Akın, A. C. Cem Say, Ethem Alpaydın (Eds.). İkinci Türk Yapay Zeka ve Yapay Sinir Ağları Sempozyumu Bildiriler. Boğaziçi Üniversitesi, İstanbul, 1993.
  2. A. C. Cem Say, Günhan Dündar (Eds.) Proceedings of the Eighth Turkish Symposium on Artificial Intelligence and Neural Networks. Boğaziçi Üniversitesi, İstanbul, 1999.

F. Odatv

G. Some TV appearances

·         Zamanın Ruhu, Halk TV (14.10.2013)

·         Ekopolitik, Ulusal Kanal (26.11.2013)

·         Haber Masası, Ulusal Kanal (28.1.2014)

·         Bilim ve Toplum, Ulusal Kanal (9.3.2014)

·         Hadi Ateistler Bunu da Açıklayın, Çapul TV 1 2

·         Gezici Anket, Halk TV (10.4.2014)

·         Bilim ve Toplum, Ulusal Kanal (13.4.2014)

·         Haber Masası, Ulusal Kanal (9.7.2014)

·         Gündem Özel, Ulusal Kanal (16.7.2014)

 

H. Miscellaneous

  1. A. C. Cem Say, "Sen de mi şair oldun ey bilgisayar?" Çağrı Dergisi, no. 400, 1993, p. 9.
  2. A. C. Cem Say, "Sıcak bir TAINN günü" Beşinci Türk Yapay Zeka ve Yapay Sinir Ağları Sempozyumu, İstanbul, 1996, p. 381.
  3. Cem Say, "Akla doğru"  Cogito, no. 13, 1998, pp. 67-74.
  4. Cem Say, “Gödel’in eksiklik teoremi” Matematik Dünyası, Yıl 14, Sayı 4, 2005, 67-71.
  5. Cem Say, “Nitel benzetim” Türkiye Bilişim Ansiklopedisi. TBV-Papatya Yayıncılık Eğitim, 611-615, 2006.
  6. Cem Say, “Yapay zekâ, doğal zekâ ve özgürlük” Bilim ve Ütopya, Yıl 18, Sayı 220, 2012, 42-48.
  7. A. C. Cem Say, “Diller, çözümsüz problemler ve sonsuzluk” Bilgisayar ve Beyin: “Bilgi İşleyen Makine Olarak Beyin” Toplantıları, yayına hazırlayan: Haluk Bingöl, Pan Yayıncılık, 177-184, 2012.
  8. Cem Say, “Yapay zekâ ve Gödel teoremi” Bilgisayar ve Beyin: “Bilgi İşleyen Makine Olarak Beyin” Toplantıları, yayına hazırlayan: Haluk Bingöl, Pan Yayıncılık, 254-264, 2012.
  9. A. C. Cem Say, Abuzer Yakaryılmaz, “Quantum finite automata: A modern introduction,” Computing with New Resources, LNCS Vol. 8808, (Essays Dedicated to Josef Gruska on the Occasion of His 80th Birthday) pp. 208-222, 2014. arXiv: 1406:4048

 

 

Doctoral Dissertation: Qualitative System Identification. Boğaziçi University, 1992.