Senior Project Proposals
Project Title: Course and exam Scheduling
Project description: In this project you are required to generate a system that takes a set of items to be arranged in a limited time and set of constraints as input, and generates a schedule that minimizes the conflicts.
Number of students required: 2
Supervisor: Dr. Pinar Duygulu Sahin
Customer: Hacettepe University, Computer Science Department and Faculty of Medicine

Project Title: Diet coach
Project description: In this project you are required to develop a mobile application that takes the name and amount of the foods consumed as input from users, and reports the calories computed from the list given by the doctors.
Number of students required: 2
Supervisor: Dr. Fuat AKAL
Customer:Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine

Project Title: Don't forget to take your medicine!
Project description: In this project you are required to develop a mobile application that takes input from users when the medicines are used and reports it to the doctor to check the regular usage. Initially the input will be as simple as pressing a button but will be expanded later by the camera recordings.
Number of students required: 2
Supervisor: Dr. Pinar Duygulu Sahin
Customer: Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine

Project Title: Needy Locator
Project description: There are so many poor people around us who needs help but we do not aware of them. Sometimes we would like to help to those people by giving food, clothes, or money. The problem is to find the correct people to help. In this project, you will write an application that helps you find the needy people. The users of the application will enter the needy people with some restrictions. You will decide how the system will work.
Number of students required: 2 or 3
Supervisor: Dr. Suleyman Tosun
Customer: Ministry of Family and Social Policies

Project Title: Web based price and campaign searching
Project description: Sometimes we would like to buy a product but we are not in a hurry. We want to catch the best deal. In that case, we should search the web or wait for the weekend catalogues of the shops. In this project, you will write an application that searches the web-based shops for the product you want to buy. You will enter your price limit, then your application will inform you as soon as it finds your product if its price is under your budget.
Number of students required: 1 or 2
Supervisor: Dr. Suleyman Tosun
Customer:Online shops, recommendation services

Project Title: Beytepe traffic controller
Project description: Using image processing techniques, you will design a system that determines the number of vehicles entering the campus and the speed of the vehicles. You system will write a fine to the vehicle that exceeds the speed limit.
Number of students required: 2 or 3
Supervisor: Dr. Suleyman Tosun
Customer:Hacettepe University

Project Title: What is the weather like?
Project description: In this project you are supposed to do a kind of social media analysis on Twitter. You will collect the data on Twitter and find the tweets that involve information about the weather in a specific location. Then you will give recommendations to the user whether it is a good idea to go out, or whether the user needs an umbrella, etc for a given location. Therefore, your program will work as a weather forecast system by using user tweets.
Number of students required: 2 or 3
Supervisor: Dr. Burcu CAN
Customer:Companies interested in social media analysis, news agencies

Project Title: What language am I speaking?
Project description: Sometimes we do not understand the language of a given text. In this project, you are supposed to develop a program that will detect the language of a given text automatically.
Number of students required: 2
Supervisor: Dr. Burcu CAN
Customer: Individuals, companies, customer service

Project Title:Repeat after me
Project description: In this project, you will develop an education system that teaches the foreigners how to pronounce the Turkish words. Therefore, your program will perform word based speech synthesis that will show some words. If the user pronounces the word correctly, it will show another word. Otherwise, it will correct the user with the pronunciation of the word.
Number of students required: 3 or 4
Supervisor: Dr. Burcu CAN
Customer: Ministry of education, schools, language schools

Project Title:Turkish Wordnet collaborative authoring tool
Project description: Wordnet is a lexical network formed of word meanings and their semantic relationships with each other. For Turkish language, Wordnet is limited in coverage and requires further development. This project involves building a Web-based collaborative tool for visualization, annotation and authoring. Two types of users will be using the system, namely volunteer contributors and linguists. The Web-application should contain a staging system where contributors can propose additions/modifications to be approved by linguists. Also, basic full-text searching capabilities will be added for collecting data from a corpus for query terms.
Number of students required: 2 or 3
Supervisor: Dr. Gönenç ERCAN
Customer: Hacettepe University, Turkish Language and Literature

Project Title:Detecting the topology of an indoor IoT network
Project description:This is the project that we carry out using the Google IoT Technology Award. In this project, we are trying to derive the topology of an indoor IoT network by using the signal strength measurements obtained via a cell phone. The project has started in the summer by two of undergraduate fellows and already has some promising results. You will also have a chance to get familiar to wireless networking, android and indoor localization.
Number of students required: 1 or 2
Supervisor: Dr. Mehmet KÖSEOĞLU
Hacettepe University Department of Computer Engineering
06800 Beytepe Ankara