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Scholarly Contributions

Publications & Presentations & Workshops


Fatma Aladag and Elif Derin Can. "Text Recognition and Automatic Transcription for OttomanTurkish from Programming to Artificial Intelligence.” Dijital Osmanlı Çalışmaları. Ed. Yunus Uğur. Istanbul: Vakıfbank Yayınları, 2023. (forthcoming)


Suphan Kirmizialtin, Fatma Aladag, and Elif Derin Can. "Crowdsourcing Ottoman Cultural Heritage: OTurC and Participatory Digital Corpora Creation." Eds. Ali Yaycıoğlu, Yunus Uğur and Nora Barakat. Journal of the Ottoman and Turkish Studies Association (JOTSA) Issue 9.2, (2023).


Elif Derin Can. "Ottoman Turkish and AI Applications: The example of".  Digital Ottoman Studies Platform. 01/2023.

Suphan Kirmizialtin and David Wrisley. “Automated Transcription of Historical Periodicals with HTR: Challenges and Futures”. Digital Humanities Quarterly. Volume 16:2, 2022.

Elif Derin Can. “Crowdsourcing and Zooniverse”.  Digital Ottoman Studies Platform. 10/2021.

Presentations & Workshops

Suphan Kirmizialtin. "Transkribus Workshop", Digital Humanities Academy, Digital Ottoman Studies Platform,May 2023.

Suphan Kirmizialtin, David Wrisley, "Unlocking Archives with AI Workshop", NYUAD Humanities Research Fellowship for the Study of the Arab World,  26-28 March 2023.

Elif Derin Can.  “Transkribus Workshop”, Sakarya Üniversitesi, Osmanlı Araştırmaları Uygulama ve Araştırma Merkezi, May 2023.

Suphan Kirmizialtin, Fatma Aladag, and Elif Derin Can. “Transkribus Seminar”, Digital Ottoman Studies Platform, November 2022.

Suphan Kirmizialtin, Fatma Aladag, and Elif Derin Can. “Crowdsourcing for Digital Text Creation in non-Latin Scripts: A case study in Ottoman Turkish with OTurC” , DH Unbound Conference, May 2022.

Suphan Kirmizialtin, "Crowdsourcing for Digital Corpora Creation in Ottoman Turkish", Digital Ottoman Studies Conference, Univeristy of Vienna, July 2020

Suphan Kirmizialtin, “Handwritten Text Recognition(HTR) for Archival Collections”, WIDH@International Council on Archives, 2021.

Suphan Kirmizialtin, "Handwritten Text Recognition for Arabic Script", Islamicate Digital Humanities Network 3rd Annual Conference, April 2020

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