Arda Söylev

Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Engineering
Konya Food and Agriculture University


My main research interest is bioinformatics and computational genomics. My recent projects and publications are given below.

Recent Projects

  • NEOGENE: Archaeogenomic analysis of genetic and cultural interactions in Neolithic Anatolian societies (PI: Dr. Mehmet Somel)

  • Structural variation discovery in human genome; High-throughput sequencing (TÜBİTAK-1001-215E172, PI: Dr. Can Alkan)



  • Soylev, Arda (2018), “Structural variation discovery using multiple sequence signatures”, Doctoral Dissertation, Bilkent University

  • Soylev, Arda (2013), “Biyolojik Veritabanlarında Etkin Benzerlik Hesaplama”, Master of Science Thesis, TOBB Economy and Technology University

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles:

  • Soylev, Arda., Can Kockan, Fereydoun Hormozdiari, and Can Alkan. "Toolkit for automated and rapid discovery of structural variants." Methods 129 (2017): 3-7. link

  • Soylev, Arda. "MOOCs 2.0: The Social Era of Education." Turkish Online Journal of Distance Education 18, no. 2 (2017): 56-67. link

  • Aksoylu, Ceyhun, Engin Mendi, and Arda Söylev. "Ses yalıtımında ses azaltım indisi modellerinin karşılaştırmalı olarak incelenmesi." Journal of the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture of Gazi University 31.4 (2016): 961-970. link

Peer-Reviewed Conference Articles:

  • Soylev, Arda; Abul, Osman, "REFBSS: Reference based similarity search in biological network databases," in Computational Intelligence in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (CIBCB), 2015 IEEE Conference on , vol., no., pp.1-8, 12-15 Aug. 2015 link

  • Soylev, Arda; Mendi, Engin, "Turkish Sign Language Animation with motion capture," Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU), 2014 22nd , vol., no., pp.834,837, 23-25 April 2014 link

  • Soylev, Arda; Bicakci, Kemal; Tavli, Bulent, "Uncovering the Impact of Minimum-Energy Routing on Lifetime of Wireless Sensor Networks," Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems (DCOSS), 2013 IEEE International Conference on , vol., no., pp.436,441, 20-23 May 2013 link