Currently working as a Senior Engineer at the Department of Linguistics and Scandinavian Studies at the University of Oslo

Currently working on

  • Glue Semantics
  • Discourse Representation Structures

Research interests

  • Social Web
  • Semantic Web
  • Complex networks
  • Complex systems
  • Science philosophy


  • Ahmet Yıldırım, Meltem Çetiner, Cüneyt Öksüz, Bahadır Onay, A search tool in Turkish using contextual vectors, IEEE Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU), 2021
  • Meltem Çetiner, Ahmet Yıldırım, Bahadır Onay, Cüneyt Öksüz, Word Sense Disambiguation using KeNet,  IEEE Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU), 2021
  • Ahmet Yıldırım, Suzan Üsküdarlı. Microblog topic identification using Linked Open Data. PLoS ONE, 15(8): e0236863, 2020.
  • Ahmet Yıldırım, Suzan Uskudarli, The Information Revealed by Processing Semantic Topics Extracted from Collective Short Posts, IEEE Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU), 2018
  • Ahmet Yıldırım, Suzan Üsküdarlı, Arzucan Özgür. Identifying Topics in Microblogs Using Wikipedia. PLoS ONE, 11(3): e0151885, 2016.
  • Ahmet Yıldırım, Suzan Üsküdarlı, Exploring Affinity Among Users and Contributions of Users in Microblogger Environments, TWCS 2010, International Conference on Complex Systems, Turunc, Marmaris
  • Ahmet Yıldırım, Suzan Üsküdarlı, Semantic tagging and Inference in Online Communities, Proceedings of I-SEMANTICS'08, International Conference on Semantic Systems, September 3-5, 2008, Graz, Austria

MSc. Thesis

Semantic Tagging and Inference in Social Networks. MS Thesis. Boğaziçi University. Jan 2008.


  • Ph.D. in Computer Engineering, Boğaziçi University (Grad: 2020)
  • MSc in Software Engineering, Boğaziçi University (Grad: 2007)
  • BSc in Computer Engineering, Karadeniz Technical University (Grad:2005)