Conference Proceedings, Talks & Invited Seminars

Conference Proceedings

  1. Social Welfare Chain: Classification of Problems and the Role of Operational Research”, International Conference on Value Chain Sustainability (ICOVACS 2010) Valencia, Spain, 15-17 November 2010 (with B.Sevil, T.Atan, T.Orten)
  2. Country and Disease Specific Epidemiological Modeling: A Review, 10th International Symposium on Mathematical and Computational Biology – BIOMAT 2010 , Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 26-29,2010. (with E.S.Selen)
  3. Fuzzy disaster relief planning with credibility measures, 24th MEC EurOPT 2010 , June 23-26, 2010, Izmir, Turkey. (with A. Mert)
  4. Compartmental Disease Transmission Models for Smallpox, 8th AIMS International Conference on Dynamical Systems, Differential Equations and Applications , May 25-28, 2010 Dresden, Germany. (with E.S. Selen)
  5. Efficiency in Turkish Airports: Data Envelopment Analysis Approach, International Logistics and Supply Chain Congress , November 5-6, 2009 (with I.O. Yumurtaci and T. Baltacioglu)
  6. Data Envelopment Analysis to Assess the Efficiency across a Global Retail Chain, The Operations Research Society OR51 Conference , Coventry, UK, September 8-10, 2009 (with I.O. Yumurtaci and T. Baltacioglu)
  7. International Emergency Logistics with Fuzzy Credibility, The First World Congress on Global Optimization in Engineering and Science , Hunan, China, Jun 1-5, 2009. (with Ali Mert and Efendi Nasibov)
  8. Improving Productivity in a Ring Spinning Process Using Simulation, AUTEX 2009, Izmir Turkey, May 26-29, 2009. (with S. Uncu Aki and M. H. Demir)
  9. Quick Response Model For Humanitarian Operations and Natural Disasters, 4th International Symposium on Management, Engineering and Informatics (MEI 2008), Orlando, Florida, USA, 29.06-2.7.2008
  10. Simultaneous Allocation of Continuous Berths And Mobile Cranes With Variable Handling Times, 22nd EurOPT-2008 EURO Mini Conference on Continuous Optimization and Knowledge-Based Technologies, May 20- 23, 2008, Neringa, Lithuania (with D.T. Eliiyi, E. Ada, E. Ursavas, B. Sevil, I.O. Yumurtaci)
  11. Endless Journey of RFID Through the Supply Chain: Backward and Forward, The 5th International Packaging Congress, Izmir, Turkey, 22-24 November, 2007. (with B. Sevil, T. Orten, I. Yumurtaci)
  12. Implementation and regulations for the disposal, treatment and recycling of industrial wastes: US, EU vs. Turkey, The 5th International Packaging Congress, Izmir, Turkey, 22-24 November, 2007. (with Ozan Adivar)
  13. Strategic Planning for the Social Welfare Chain of NGO’s, 4th International Logistics and Supply Chain Congress, Izmir, Turkey, November 2006


Conference Talks

  1. Improving Emergency Department Performance and Eliminating Overcrowding through Simulation, 3rd EurAsian Congress on Emergency Medicine, Antalya, Turkiye, 19-22 Eylül 2012.(with E.E. Ünlüer, S. Tunalı)
  2. Optimal Vaccine Procurement Strategy for Smallpox Epidemic, The 9th AIMS Conference on Dynamical Systems, Differential Equations and Applications, Orlando, Florida, USA., 1–5 July 2012. (with E.S. Selen)
  3. Inventory Model with Nonlinear Cost Structure and Variable Lead Time, Fourth International Conference on Neural, Parallel & Scientific Computations, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, August 11-14, 2010.
  4. Optimal Resource Allocation for Industrial Energy Consumption in Turkey, National Conference on Operations Research and Industrial Engineering (YA/EM), Sabanci Universitesi, Istanbul, June, 2010. (with Y. Kazancoglu)
  5. Warehouse Location Model for Third Party Dairy Logistics, INFORMS Annual Meeting , Washington, DC, USA, October 12-15, 2008. (with Alp A. Yelkenbiçer)
  6. Izmir Alsancak Konteyner Terminalinde Etkin Alan Kullanimi, YA/EM Yöneylem Arastirmasi ve Endüstri Mühendisligi 27. Ulusal Kongresi, Izmir, 2-4 Temmuz 2007, (with B. Sevil, I. Yumurtaci, D. Eliiyi, E. Ada).
  7. Robust Supply Demand Equilibrium with Semi-infinite Variational Inequalities, 22nd European Conference on Operational Research (EURO XXII), Prague, Czech Republic, 8-11 July 2007.
  8. Combined OR and Expert Knowledge to Optimize Disaster Recovery Process, NATO JFCNP OA Conference, October 2006
  9. A Discretization Based Smoothing Method for Solving Semi-infinite Variational Inequalities, International Conference on Complementarity, Duality, and Global Optimization , Virginia Tech, Virgina, August 2005.
  10. SAS Supply Chain Network Optimization Demo, INFORMS Annual Meeting , Denver, Colorado, 2004.
  11. Genetic Algorithms for Solving Disjoint Path Problem with Proportional Path-Costs, INFORMS Annual Meeting , San Jose, California, 2002.


Invited Seminars

  1. Disaster Relief Operations With Military And Civil Defense Assets, Invited Seminar Speaker, Ohio State University , Columbus, Ohio, USA, 16 July 2012.
  2. Logistics and Epidemiological Modeling, Invited Seminar Speaker, Ege Üniversitesi , Izmir, May 2010.
  3. Social Welfare and Operational Research, Invited Seminar Speaker, Sabanci University, Istanbul, March 2010.
  4. Modeling Humanitarian Operations for Natural Disasters, NATO Concept Development and Experiment Conference, Istanbul, November 5-7, 2007 (Metin Ari, Ali Mert).
  5. Algorithms for Solving Semi-infinite Variational Inequalities, Izmir University of Economics, Computer Science Seminar Series, Izmir, Turkey, April 2006.
  6. On Solving Semi-infinite Variational Inequalities and Large Scale OR Problems, Invited Seminar Speaker, Koc University, Istanbul, April 2005.