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Asuman Dogac

Professor, Department of Computer Engineering

Director, Software Research & Development Center

Faculty of Engineering

Middle East Technical University (METU)

Ankara, Turkey

Prof. Dr. Asuman Dogac is a full professor of Department of Computer Engineering at the Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey and the founding director of the Software Research and Development Center at METU. Her research interests include semantic Web, e-Business, and eHealth.

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  • In 2004, Prof. Dogac received IBM (USA) Faculty award. She is also the recipient of several local awards including:
  • 1991 Mustafa Parlar Research Award,
  • 2000 METU Tarik Somer Superior Achievement award, and
  • 2000 Mustafa Parlar Science award.


  • Professor Dogac's presentation to the Ontolog Community on "Exploiting ebXML Registry Semantics in the eHealth Domain" - at: ConferenceCall_2006_03_02
  • The invited talk by Professor Asuman Dogac and her student Yalin Yarimagan at Ontolog - "Semantic Tools to Improve Electronic Business Document Interoperability" - at: ConferenceCall_2008_03_06