Assoc. Prof. Dr. İsmail Rakıp KARAŞ
Assistant Chair
Address Karabük University, Faculty of Engineering, Computer Engineering Department, Baliklarkayasi Mevkii 78050 Karabük Turkey
Office M335
 
Phone (+90 370) 433 82 10 (Ext. 1532)
  (+90 370) 433 82 10
Fax (+90 370) 433 32 90
 
E-mail ismail.karas@karabuk.edu.tr
  irkaras@gmail.com
Personal Web Page http://www.ismailkaras.com/
 
Areas of Interest Geographic Information Systems (GIS), 3D GIS, Network Analyses, Geo-Databases, Spatial Data Structures, Computer Graphics, Computational Geometry, Image Processing, Graph Theory, Software Development for GIS, Web based GIS
   
Academic and Work History
  1. Associate Professor, Karabuk University, Faculty of Engineering, Computer Engineering Department, 2012 –
 
  1. Assistant Professor, Karabuk University, Faculty of Engineering, Computer Engineering Department, 2009 – 2012
  2. Dr. Research Assistant, Gebze Institute of Technology, Department of Geodetic and Photogrammetric Engineering, 2007 – 2009
  3. Research Assistant, Gebze Institute of Technology, Department of Geodetic and Photogrammetric Engineering, 1999 - 2007
  4. Geodesy and Target Determination Platoon Commander, 9th Motorized Infantry Brigade, Sarikamis, Kars, Turkey. (Compulsory Military Service), 2008 – 2009
  5. Graduate Student Intern, Forest Engineering Department, College of Forestry, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, USA, April 2002 – July 2002
  6. Assistant Professor, Karabuk University, Faculty of Engineering, Computer Engineering Department, 2009 –
  7. Post-Doctoral Researcher, 3D GIS Research Lab, Faculty of Geoinformation Science and Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Johor, Malaysia, June – October 2010
Administrative Experience
  1. Deputy Chair of Department, Computer Engineering Department, Karabuk University, 2011 -
 
  1. Head of Computer Science Division, Computer Engineering Department, Karabuk University, 2009 -
  2. Member of Committee on Scientific Research and Publication Ethics, Karabuk University, 2013
  3. Distance Education Learning Center Director, Karabuk University, 2009 - 2010
   
Education B. Sc. Department of Geomatics Engineering, Selcuk University, 1997
  M. Sc. Department of Geomatics Engineering, Gebze Institute of Technology, 2001
  Ph. D. Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing Program, Department of Geomatics Engineering, Yildiz Technical University, 2007
 
Theses M. Sc. Software Development and Internet Applications for GIS
  Ph.D. Evaluating Topological Relationships of the Objects in 3D Network and 3D GIS Environment
 
Publications  
  Books and Book Chapters
 
  1. Ismail Rakip Karas, Fatmagul Batuk, Abdullah Emin Akay, Ibrahim Baz, “Automatically Extracting 3D Models and Network Analysis for Indoors”, Pages: 395 - 404, Innovations in 3D Geoinformation Science, Series: Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography, Editors: A. Abdul-Rahman, S. Zlatanova, V. Coors, (Published by Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, 2006, XX, 760 p., 438 illus., Hardcover, ISBN: 3-540-36997-X)

  2. Umit Atila, Ismail Rakip Karas and Alias Abdul Rahman, "A 3D-GIS Implementation for Realizing 3D Network Analysis and Routing Simulation for Evacuation Purpose", Progress and New Trends in 3D Geoinformation Sciences, Series: Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography, Editors: Pouliot, J.; Daniel, S.; Hubert, F.; Zamyadi, A., (Published by Springer, 2012, 400 p., Hardcover, ISBN 978-3-642-29792-2)

  3. Umit Atila, Ismail Rakip Karas, Muhammed Kamil Turan, Alias Abdul- Rahman, "Automatic Generation of 3D Networks in CityGML and Design of an Intelligent Individual Evacuation Model for Building Fires Within the Scope of 3D GIS", Pages: 123-142, Innovations in 3D Geo-Information Sciences, Series: Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography, Editor: U. Isikdag, Published by Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014, 320 p., Hardcover, ISBN 978-3-319-00514-0
  Journal Articles
 
  1. Ismail Rakip Karas, Fatmagul Batuk, Alias Abdul Rahman, “An Evacuation System For Extraordinary Indoor Air Pollution Disaster Circumstances”, Disaster Advances Journal, Vol 5(2), 33-40 pp., 2012.
  2. Ismail Rakip Karas, Sait Demir, “Use of Geographic Information Systems in Iron and Steel Industry”, Energy Education Science and Technology Part A: Energy Science and Research, Vol. 29(2), 1387-1398 pp., 2012.
  3. Ismail Rakip Karas, Bulent Bayram, Fatmagul Batuk, Abdullah Akay, Ibrahim Baz, "Multidirectional Scanning Model, MUSCLE, to Vectorize Raster Images with Straight Lines", Sensors, 8/4:2673-94, 2008

  4. A. E. Akay, K. Aruga, H. Oguz, I. R. Karas, R. Gundogan,"Using Lidar Remote Sensing Technology in Forestry Applications", Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 151(1):117-125, 2009

  5. Ismail Rakip Karas, Sait Demir, "Dijkstra Algorithm Interactive Training Software Development for Network Analysis Applications in GIS", Energy Education Science and Technology Part A: Energy Science and Research, Vol. 28(1), 445-452 pp., 2011
  6. Ismail Rakip Karas, Umit Atila, "A Genetic Algorithm Approach for Finding the Shortest Driving Time on Mobile Devices", Scientific Research and Essays, 6(2):394–405, 2011

  7. Umit Atila, Ismail Rakip Karas, Alias Abdul-Rahman, "Integration of CityGML and Oracle Spatial for implementing 3D network analysis solutions and routing simulation within 3D-GIS environment", Geo-Spatial Information Science, Vol 16(4), 221-237 pp., 2013.
  8. Habibullah U. Abbasi, Ismail Rakip Karas, Mushtaq Ahmed Baloch, "Assessment of Deforestation of Riverine Forests of Nawabshah and Hyderabad Divisions Using Landsat Data", International Geoinformatics Research and Development Journal, Vol. 3, Issue 1, 31-39 pp., 2012
  9. Abdul Salam Soomro, Abdul Qadeer Khan Rajput, Ismail Rakip Karas, "GIS-Based Terrain Analysis of Balakot Region after occurred Landslide Disaster in October 2005", Mehran University Research Journal of Engineering & Technology, ISSN: 0254-7821, Volume: 30, Issue: 4, Pages: 673-680, 2011.
  10. Ismail Rakip Karas, Yasin Ortakci, Muhammed Kamil Turan, "Interactive Training Software for Optimum Travel Route Analysis Applications in Railway Networks", Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal, Vol 16(2), pp. 81-87, 2013.
  11. H. U. Abbasi, A. S. Soomro, A. Memon, S. R. Samo, I. R. Karas, “Temperature Modeling of Indus Basin Using Landsat Data”, Sindh University Research Journal (Science Series), Vol.44 (2), 177-182 pages, 2012
  12. H. U. Abbasi, A. G. Memon, I. R. Karas, S. M. Ghoto, M. A. Baloch, S. Shaikh, "Assessment of Natural and Anthropogenic Impact on Riverine Forest Using Analytic Hierarchy Process Model", Sindh University Research Journal (Science Series), Vol. 44 (1), 01-06 pages, 2012.
  13. Karas I. R., Batuk F., Yesil E., “The Difficulties in Realising 3D GIS and 3D Spatial Analysis Applications”, (in Turkish), Electronic Journal of Map Technologies, Vol. 2(3), Pages: 1-12, 2010

  14. Idris Kahraman, Ismail Rakip Karas, Alias Abdul-Rahman, Behnam Alizadehashrafi, "Photo Realistic Modeling of the Buildings and Integration with Google Earth for Urban Information Systems" (In Turkish), Academic Platform Journal of Engineering and Science, Vol 1(2), 28-33 pp., 2013.
  Conference Proceedings
 
  1. Emrullah Demiral, Ismail Rakip Karas, Muhammed Kamil Turan, Umit Atila, "RFID-based mobile positioning and navigation system design for 3D indoor environment", 9th International 3D Geoinformation Conference (3DGeoInfo'14), 11-13 November 2014, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
  2. Yasin Ortakci, Ismail Rakip Karas and Alias Abdul-Rahman, "3D indoor navigation prototype for smartphones", 9th International 3D Geoinformation Conference (3DGeoInfo'14), 11-13 November 2014, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
  3. Umit Atila, Ismail Rakip Karas, Alias Abdul Rahman, "A Knowledge Based Decision Support System: 3D GIS Implementation for Indoor Visualisation and Routing Simulation", Knowledge Management International Conference (KMICe-2014), 14-15 August 2014, Langkawi, Malaysia.
  4. Oguz Kose, Ismail Rakip Karas, "PID Controlled Line Follower Robot Design on Indoor 3D Networks", IAES International Conference on Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Informatics (EECSI-2014), 20-21 August 2014, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
  5. Emrullah Demiral, İsmail Rakıp Karaş, Muhammed Kamil Turan, "Indoor Positioning Technique by Using Mobile RFID Readers and Passive Tags", 2nd International Symposium on Innovative Technologies for Engineering and Science, 18 - 20 June 2014, Karabuk, Turkey.
  6. İdris Kahraman, İsmail Rakıp Karaş "Texturing Techniques in 3D City Modeling", 2nd International Symposium on Innovative Technologies for Engineering and Science, 18 - 20 June 2014, Karabuk, Turkey.
  7. Eftal Sehirli, Emrullah Demiral, Ismail Rakip Karas and M. Kamil Turan, "The Software Application Demonstrating Working Principles of Paull-Unger Algorithm for Educational Usage on Graph Theory", 6th International Conference on Digital Image Processing (ICDIP 2014), 5-6 April 2014, Athens, Greece.
  8. U. Atila, I. R. Karas, M. K. Turan, and A. A. Rahman, "Design of an Intelligent Individual Evacuation Model for High Rise Building Fires Based on Neural Network within the Scope of 3D GIS", 8th International 3D Geoinformation Conference (3DGeoInfo'13), 27-29 November 2013, Istanbul, Turkey. ISPRS Ann. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., II-2/W1, 13-24, doi:10.5194/isprsannals-II-2-W1-13-2013, 2013.
  9. I. Kahraman, I. R. Karas, B. Alizadehasharfi, and A. Abdul-Rahman, "A 3D Campus Information System – Initial Studies", 8th International 3D Geoinformation Conference (3DGeoInfo'13), 27-29 November 2013, Istanbul, Turkey. Int. Arch. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., XL-2/W2, 35-39, doi:10.5194/isprsarchives-XL-2-W2-35-2013, 2013.
  10. Idris Kahraman, Ismail Rakip Karas, Alias Abdul-Rahman, Behnam Alizadehashrafi, "Photo-Realistic Modelling of Buildings and Integration with GoogleEarth", (in Turkish), 1st International Symposium on Innovative Technologies for Engineering and Science, 7 - 9 June 2013, Sakarya, Turkey.
  11. Ismail Rakip Karas, Umit Atila, Alias Abdul-Rahman, "Correction of Faulty Lines in MUSCLE, to be used in 3D Building Network Construction", XXIInd International Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing Congress, 25 August-1 September 2012, Melbourne, Australia. ISPRS Ann. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., I-2, 105-110, doi:10.5194/isprsannals-I-2-105-2012.
  12. Ismail Rakip Karas, Yasin Ortakci, Muhammed Kamil Turan, "Interactive Training Software for Optimum Travel Route Analysis Applications in Railway Networks", 1st International Workshop on Railway Systems Engineering, 11 - 13 October 2012, Karabuk University, Karabuk, Turkey.
  13. Umit Atila, Ismail Rakip Karas, Alias Abdul Rahman, "A 3D-GIS Implementation for Realizing 3D Network Analysis and Routing Simulation for Evacuation Purpose", 7th International 3D Geoinformation Conference (3DGeoInfo'12), 16-17 May 2012, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.
  14. Ismail Rakıp Karas, Fatmagul Batuk, Dursun Zafer Seker, "3D Modelling of the Heritage Buildings by Using MUSCLE Model", 23rd International CIPA Symposium, September 12 - 16, 2011, Prague, Czech Republic.
  15. Ismail Rakip Karas, Alias Abdul Rahman, Umit Atila, "Automatic Generation of 3D Networks in CityGML via MUSCLE Model", Joint ISG 2011 & ISPRS 2011 Conference (10th International Symposium and Exhibition on Geoinformation and ISPRS Conference for Commissions II/5 and II/7), 27-29 September, 2011, Selangor, Malaysia.
  16. Idris Kahraman, Ismail Rakip Karas, Alias Abdul Rahman, "Developing Web-Based 3D Campus Information System", Joint ISG 2011 & ISPRS 2011 Conference (10th International Symposium and Exhibition on Geoinformation and ISPRS Conference for Commissions II/5 and II/7), 27-29 September, 2011, Selangor, Malaysia.

  17. Ismail Rakip Karas, Ahmet Cinkara, Busra Aydemir, Asli Kul, Nevzat Senturk, "Implementing an Educational Tool for Land Surveying Training: Making a Simple Theodolite Model by Students", 6th International Conference on Interdisciplinarity in Education ICIE’11, April 14-16, 2011, Karabuk, Turkey.
  18. Umit Atila, Ismail Rakip Karas, Cevdet Gologlu, Beyza Yaman, Ilhami Muharrem Orak, "Design of a Route Guidance System with Shortest Driving Time Based on Genetic Algorithm", 10th WSEAS International Conference on Applied Computer and Applied Computational Science (ACACOS '11), 8-10 March 2011, Venice, Italy.
  19. Ismail Rakip Karas, Fatmagul Batuk, Alias Abdul-Rahman, “Automated 3D Building Models Generation Using Multidirectional Scanning Model”, Map Asia 2010 & ISG 2010 (The International Symposium and Exhibition on Geoinformation, Technology and Applications), 26-28 July 2010, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  20. Ismail Rakip Karas, Fatmagul Batuk, Alias Abdul-Rahman, “Automated Correction of Topological Problems of Vectorized Data For GIS”, 4th World Engineering Congress 2010 (WEC2010), 02-05 August 2010, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia.
  21. Umit Atila, Ismail Rakip Karas, “Genetic Algorithm-Aided Routing on 3D Dynamic Networks”, 5th International 3D GeoInfo Conference, 03-04 November 2010, Berlin, Germany.
  22. S. N. Awanis Zulkifli, Alias Abdul Rahman, Ismail Rakip Karas, "Managing 3D Spatial Objects Using GeoDBMS and Microstation Bentley Map", Joint International Sympoisum and Exhibition on Geoinformation and GNSS (ISG/GNSS 2007), 05-07 November 2007, Johor Bahru, Malaysia.

  23. Ismail Rakip Karas, Fatmagul Batuk, Ozan Emem, “A 3D Mobile Mapping System: Data Generation, Network Analysis, Simulation And Navigation”, 5th International Symposium on Mobile Mapping Technology (MMT’07), Padua, Italy, 28-31 May 2007.
  24. B. A. Ozbakir, B. Bayram, U. Acar, M. Uzar, I. Baz, I. R. Karas, "Synergy Between Shoreline Change Detection and Social Profile of Waterfront Zones: A Case Study in Istanbul", ISPRS Commission VII (WG2 & WG7) International Conference on Information Extraction from SAR and Optical Data with Emphasis on Developing Countries, 16-18 May 2007, ITU, Istanbul.

  25. Alias Abdul Rahman, S. Awanis Zulkifli, Ismail Rakip Karas, Ibrahim Baz and Gurcan Buyuksalih, "Managing 3D GeoSpatial Data Case Study: Suleymaniye Region of Istanbul Historic Peninsula", 8th Workshop of the GIS in Developing Countries network Integrating GIS and Remote Sensing in a Dynamic World, 04-07 June 2008, Istanbul, Turkey.
  26. Abdullah Emin Akay, Ismail Rakip Karas, Recep Gundogan, "Classification of Tree and Shrub Species in KSU Research and Application Forest in Kahramanmaras, Turkey", ISPRS 10th International Symposium on Physical Measurements and Signatures in Remote Sensing (ISPMSRS’07), 12-14 March 2007, Davos, Switzerland.

  27. İsmail Rakıp Karaş, İbrahim Baz, Mehmet Ermurat, Mehmet Selçuk, "Usage of CAD/CAM Systems For Manufacturing of Solid Relief Maps", 5th International Symposium, Turkish-German Joint Geodetic Days, 28-31 March 2006, Berlin.
  28. Ismail Rakip Karas, Fatmagül Batuk, Abdulah Emin Akay, Ibrahim Baz, "Automatically Extracting 3D Models and Network Analysis for Indoors", International Workshop on 3D Geoinformation 2006 (3DGeoInfo'06), 7-8 August 2006, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. "

  29. İsmail Rakıp Karaş, İbrahim Baz, Abdurrahman Geymen, Abdullah Emin Akay, “Spatial Based E-Government Applications”, 20th Congress ISPRS (International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing), 12-23 July 2004, Istanbul.

  30. A. E. Akay, I. R. Karas, J. Sessions, A. Yuksel, N. Bozali, R. Gundogan, “Using High-Resolution Digital Elevation Model For Computer-Aided Forest Road Design”, 20th Congress ISPRS (International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing), 12-23 July 2004, Istanbul.

  31. I. Baz, T. Kavzoglu, A. Geymen and I. R. Karas, "User-Friendly Interface Development For Urban Information Systems Used In Local Governments”, GIS 2002: FIG International Symposium on Geographical Information Systems, 23 Sept. 2002, Istanbul.
  32. İsmail Rakıp Karaş, İbrahim Baz, "AM/FM Algorithms For Automatic Detection and Preparation of Application Plans", 4th International Symposium, Turkish-German Joint Geodetic Days", April 2001, Berlin.

  33. İsmail Rakıp Karaş, İbrahim Baz, "Conversion of Random Digital Files and Printed Documents Into a Standart Digital File Formats Which is Suitable for GIS", 4th International Symposium, Turkish-German Joint Geodetic Days, April 2001, Berlin.
  34. Merve Polat, Umur Kuris, Ismail Rakip Karas, "Design of Safranbolu Old City GIS", (In Turkish), 19th ESRI Users Conference/Turkey, 22-23 October 2014, Ankara
  35. Veli Eski, Ismail Rakip Karas, "Integrated Salary Accounting Otomation System", (In Turkish), Academic Informatics Congress 2014, 01-04 Feb 2014, Mersin University, Mersin, Turkey.
  36. Emrullah Demiral, Ismail Rakip Karas, Eftal Sehirli, Muhammed Kamil Turan, "Interactive Software Application of Independent Sets and Paull-Unger Algorithm on Network Analysis", (In Turkish), 4th GIS Congress, 11 - 13 Nov 2013, Ankara
  37. Ismail Rakip Karas, Umit Atila, Muhammed Kamil Turan, "Intelligent and Personal Evacuation Model for Pedestrians", (in Turkish), Intelligent and Green Buildings Congress, 23-24 May 2013, Ankara.
  38. Muhammed Kamil Turan, Ozden Isbilir, Ismail Rakip Karas, Salih Yildirim, Emre Taskin, "Integral Based Segmentation in Human Metaphase Plates Prepared By G-Band Method", (in Turkish), 13th National Congress of Medical Biology and Genetics, 27-30 Oct 2013, Kusadasi, Aydin.
  39. Emrullah Demiral, Ismail Rakip Karas, Muhammed Kamil Turan, "RFID Based Positioning Applications" (in Turkish), 14th Turkish Scientific and Technical Mapping Symposium, 14-17 May 2013, Ankara, Turkey.
  40. Oguzhan Menemencioglu, Emrullah Sonuc, Ismail Rakip Karas, Ilhami Muharrem Orak, "Academic CV Based Faculty Information System", (in Turkish), Academic Informatics Congress 2013, 23-25 Jan 2013, Akdeniz University, Antalya, Turkey.
  41. Muhammed Kamil Turan, Ismail Rakip Karas, "Determination of the Shoreline by Using Back Propagation Artificial Neural Networks", (in Turkish), 4th Remote Sensing and GIS Symposium (UZAL-CBS '2012), 16-19 Oct 2012, Bulent Ecevit University, Zonguldak, Turkey.
  42. Ismail Rakip Karas, Beyza Yaman, "Kruskal Algorithm Interactive Training Software Development For Network Analysis Applications in GIS", (in Turkish), HKMO Engineering Surveying Commission, 6th National Engineering Surveying Symposium, 03 - 05 October 2012, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey.
  43. Idris Kahraman, Ismail Rakip Karas, "3D Campus Information System Design", (in Turkish), Academic Informatics Congress 2012, 01-03 Feb 2012, Usak University, Usak, Turkey.
  44. Ismail Rakip Karas, Idris Kahraman, "Geographic Information Systems Education by Using Distance Learning Method" (in Turkish), 13th Turkish Scientific and Technical Mapping Symposium, 18-22 April 2011, Ankara, Turkey.
  45. Ismail Rakip Karas, Erdener Yesil, "A 3D Buffer Analysis Application for Multistorey and Huge Buildings in the scope of 3D GIS" , (in Turkish), Academic Informatics Congress 2011, 02-04 Feb 2011, Inonu University, Malatya.
  46. Ismail Rakip Karas, Sait Demir, "Use of Geographic / Urban Information Systems in Future Planning of Idil", International Symposium on Idil from Past to Present, 12–13 March 2011, Idil, Sirnak.
  47. Ismail Rakip Karas, Serpil Eroglu, "Usage of GIS in Steel-Iron Industry", (in Turkish), Karabuk Steel-Iron Industry Symposium, 1-3 April 2010, Karabuk, Turkey.
  48. Ismail Rakip Karas, Fatmagul Batuk, "3B Bina ve Bina Ici Topolojik Ag Modellerinin Otomatik Olarak Üretilmesi ve Üretilen Modeller Üzerinde Gelistirilen 3B Ag Analizi ve Navigasyon Uygulamalari", (in Turkish), Belediyecilik Uygulamalarinda Üc Boyutlu Modern Veri Toplama, Görüntüleme ve Modelleme Teknolojileri Sempozyumu, 10-12 Dec 2007, Istanbul.
  49. Ismail Rakip Karas,"Automatically Generating of Geo-Database for 3D Network Analysis", (in Turkish), GIS Congress, 30 Oct - 02 Nov 2007, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey.
  50. Ismail Rakip Karas, Ibrahim Baz, "University Department Information System", (in Turkish), Academic Informatics Congress 2007, 31 Jan-2 Feb 2007, Dumlupinar University, Kutahya, Turkey.
  51. Ismail Rakip Karas, Bülent Bayram, Fatmagül Batuk, Ugur Acar, Melis Uzar, "A new method for vectorizing raster images with straight lines and its usage in 3D GIS" (in Turkish), 1st Remote Sensing-GIS Workshop and Panel (UZAL-CBS '2006), 27-29 Nov 2006, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey.
  52. Abdullah Akay, Orhan Erdas, Ismail Rakip Karas, "Using GIS and optimization techniques in selecting forest road alignment with minimum sediment yield" (in Turkish), 1st Remote Sensing-GIS Workshop and Panel (UZAL-CBS '2006), 27-29 Nov 2006, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey.

  53. Ismail Rakip Karas, Fatmagul Batuk, "Automatically Editing of Geometrical and Topological Errors of Digitized Data Which is Suitable for GIS" (in Turkish), 11th Turkish Scientific and Technical Mapping Symposium, March 2007, Ankara, Turkey.
  54. Ismail Rakip Karas, Ibrahim Baz, Abdurrahman Geymen, "Automatic Conversion of Spatial and Attributive Data in Uncommon Format Into a Geo-Database", (in Turkish), 13-16 Sept 2006, 4th GIS Days in Turkey, Fatih University, Istanbul, Turkey.
  55. Abdurrahman GEYMEN, Ismail Rakip KARAS, "E-Municipality Applications for Local Administrators", (in Turkish), 13-16 Sept 2006, 4th GIS Days in Turkey, Fatih University, Istanbul, Turkey.

  56. Ismail Rakip Karas, Ibrahim Baz, "A GIS Based E-Government Application: Automatically Production of Spatial Based Official Document and Delivering on Internet", (in Turkish), IV. Congress of Informatics on Structures and Cities'06, 08-09 June 2006, Ankara.

  57. Ismail Rakip Karas, Fatmagul Batuk, "Determination of Evacuation Routes in Intelligent Buildings Using 3D Network Analysis", (in Turkish), IV. Congress of Informatics on Structures and Cities'06, 08-09 June 2006, Ankara.
  58. Ismail Rakip Karas, Fatmagul Batuk, "Topology Concept in Geographic Information Systems", (in Turkish), 10th Turkish Scientific and Technical Mapping Symposium, March 2005, Ankara, Turkey.
  59. Ismail Rakip Karas, Ibrahim Baz, Abdurrahman Geymen, "Gebze Institute of Technology Campus Information System", (in Turkish), 10th Turkish Scientific and Technical Mapping Symposium, March 2005, Ankara, Turkey.

  60. Halis Saka, Ismail Rakip Karas, Cumhur Sahin, "Developing a Software Package for GPS Network: GPSVEK", (in Turkish), National Geodesy Comission of Turkey (TUJK) Scientific Meeting 2004: Geodetic Networks on Engineering Survey, 14-16 October 2004, Zonguldak Turkey.
  61. Ismail Rakip Karas, Abdurrahman Geymen, Ibrahim Baz, "Web Based Information System For Academic Activities", (in Turkish), 3rd GIS Days in Turkey, Fatih University, 6-9 November 2004, Istanbul, Turkey.
  62. Abdurrahman Geymen, Ismail Rakip Karas, Ibrahim Baz, "Intelligent, Interactive and Analysis Based System Design and Application for Local Governments", (in Turkish), 9th ESRI and ERDAS Users Group Meeting of Turkey, 20–21 September 2004, Ankara Turkey.

  63. I. R. Karas, I. Baz, T. Kavzoglu, "Spatial Data Interchange and Converter Developing", (in Turkish), 9th Turkish Scientific and Technical Mapping Symposium, April 2003, Ankara, Turkey.

  64. Ismail Rakip Karas, "Internet and GIS", (in Turkish), 1st GIS Days in Turkey, Fatih University, November 2001, Istanbul, Turkey.

  65. Ismail Rakip Karas, Ibrahim Baz, "The Standartization of Non-Graphic Data as source of GIS", (in Turkish), 8th Turkish Scientific and Technical Mapping Symposium, March 2001, Ankara, Turkey.

  Invited Papers and Presentations
 
  1. Ismail Rakip Karas, "Artificial Intelligence Based Smart Evacuation System Design for Emergency Situation in the Complex Buildings", International Conference on Computer and Emerging Technologies, 23-25 February 2012, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur, Sindh, Pakistan
  2. Ismail Rakip Karas,"3D Network Analysis on Complex Buildings Networks within the Context of 3D GIS", 5th International Symposium on Advances in Science and Technology, 12 - 17 May 2011, Mashad, Iran.
  3. Ismail Rakip Karas, "Distance Education and Its Advantages", Video Conference, Internet Week Activity, 16 April 2010, Hakkari University, Hakkari, Turkey.
Editorial Board or Committee Member of
  1. In Scientific Board, 13th Turkish Scientific and Technical Mapping Symposium
  2. In Editorial Board, American Journal of Geographic Information System (ISSN 2163-1131)
  3. In Editorial Board, International Geoinformatics Research and Development Journal (ISSN 0976-1241)
  4. ELECO’2011, 7th International Conference on Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  5. International GIS Workshop in the 2011 Int’l Conference on Modeling, Simulation and Visualization Methods
Reviewer of
  1. 5th International Conference on Landscape Architecture (LA '12), May 2-4, 2012, Faro, Portugal
  2. 7th 3D GeoInformation Conference, 16-17 May 2012, Quebec, Canada
  3. 22nd International Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing Congress (ISPRS 2012), 25 August - 1 September 2012, Melbourne, Australia
  4. Sensors Journal
  5. HKM, Geodesy, Geo-Information, and Land Management Journal
  6. International Geoinformatics Research and Development Journal
  7. Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (ISSN 1300-0632)
Involved Projects
  1. Project Administrator, TUBITAK 1001 Research Project, “Intelligent Dynamic Evacuation System: Developing User-Based Smart Building Evacuation Model for Emergency Cases by Using Artificial Intelligence Techniques”, Project Number: 112Y050, 2012-2015
  2. "Technical Assistance for the Institutional Building of Transport Coordination Unit Regarding TINA Information System", GIS Expert of ARS Progetti SpA-Italy, Ministry of Transport Project Supported by European Union, Pr.#: TR0702.28-01/FWC/066, 2011
  3. “Investigating Landslides and Aquatic Habitat Correlation.”, Oregon State University, USA, April 2002 – July 2002 , Administrator: Dr. Michael Wing
  4. "Web Based Information System Designing For Academic Activities", Vice-Administrator, Gebze Institute of Technology Research Project, Project No: 2003-A-19, June 2003 – June 2004, Administrator: Prof. Dr. Ibrahim Baz
  5. "Designing Gebze Institute of Technology Campus Information System ", Vice-Administrator, Gebze Institute of Technology Research Project, Project No: 2003-A-20, June 2003 – June 2005 , Administrator: Prof. Dr. Ibrahim Baz
  6. Project Administrator, Istanbul Metropolitan Planning Center Project, "Web Based Stock Tracking System", 2005 - 2006
  7. "Developing Software Package for GPS Vector Networks", Vice-Administrator, Gebze Institute of Technology Research Project, Project No: 2003-A-21, June 2003 – June 2004 , Administrator: Dr. Halis Saka
  8. “Developing and Designing GIS for Istanbul Surrounding Plans”, Vice-Administrator, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Project, June 2005-June 2006, Administrator: Prof. Dr. Ibrahim Baz
  9. “Designing Topological Relationships of the 3D Objects and Network Analysis in 3D GIS”, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Project, 2006 – 2007, Administrator: Ismail Rakip Karas
Awards
  1. Bronze Medal, The project titled as "Formalization of 3D Topology and 3D Geometry for 3D Indoor Navigation", 13th Industrial Art and Technology Exhibition (INATEX 2011), Universiti Technology Malaysia
  2. Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, Academic Researches Supporting Program Prize, PhD Thesis Support, 2006
  3. Certificate of Success, Involving the First 50 Projects of BTHaber (A Turkish Journal of IT), April 2005
  4. "Deutsche Forschungs Gemeinschaft (DFG)" Congress Supporting, Berlin, March 2006
  5. Congress Participation Support, XX. ISPRS Congress, Istanbul, 2004
  6. Post Doctoral Research Support, High Education Council of Turkey, 2010
  7. The Scientific & Technological Research Council of Turkey - TUBITAK Congress Participation Support, 1st Remote Sensing and GIS Workshop, Nov 2006.
  8. Congress Participation Support,"International Workshop on 3D Geoinformation 2006 (3DgeoInfo '06)", Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, August 2006.
  9. Second Degree in the Photography Contest organized by the 13th Turkish Scientific and Technical Mapping Symposium, Turkey, 22 April 2011
  10. Third degree in the Caricature Contest organized by the Geodesy Comission of Turkey (Youth Activities: Drawings of the Mapper), 14 Nov 2004
  11. Honorable Mention in the Photography Contest organized by the Governorship of Konya, Turkey, 1993
Membership
  1. Senior Member, International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT).
  2. Active Member, International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS), Commission II: Theory and Concepts of Spatial Information Science, Working Group 5: Multidimensional and mobile data models.
Courses Tought
  1. GIS and Applications (Postgraduate)
  2. 3D GIS (Postgraduate)
  3. Graph Theory (Postgraduate)
  4. Graph Theory (Distance Educ. Postgraduate)
  5. Algorithm Design (Undergraduate)
  6. Computer Technologies (Undergraduate)
  7. Computer Programming (Undergraduate)
  8. Internet Based Programming (Undergraduate)
  9. Internet Based Programming (Distance Educ. Undergraduate)
  10. GIS and Applications (Distance Educ. Postgraduate)
Thesis Supervision Master
 
  1. Idris Kahraman, “Generating Rapid, High Quality and Low Size 3D City Models and Integration with Internet-Based 3D Campus Information System”, Completed in 2013
  2. Emrullah Demiral, “RFID Based Positioning System Design in the Scope of 3D GIS”, 2012 -
  Ph.D.
 
  1. Umit Atila, “Artificial Intelligence Based Personal Smart Evacuation Model Design for the Occupants in the Complex Buildings within the Scope of 3D GIS”, Completed in 2013.
  2. Author: Yasin Ortakci, Supervisor: Ismail Rakip Karas, Thesis Title: "Research of Mobile Application Areas on 3D Spatial Data Infrastructure and Developing Semantic Based 3D Navigation Applications For Mobile Device Users", 2011 -
Computer Skills
  1. Software: ArcGIS, ArcView, Netcad, Eghas, Access, MS Office, Frontpage, Dreamweaver
  2. Languages: Visual Basic, Basic languages, ArcView Avenue, ASP, SQL, HTML
  3. Operating Sysytems: Windows, DOS
Developed Softwares
  1. Automatically Spatial based Oficial Document Preparatory
  2. Shortest Path Finder for 3D Urban Entities