I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Industrial Engineering at Koc  University.  I am a network design and optimization specialist with more than 10 years of experience on mathematical programming, operations research, location analysis, algortihm design, telecommunications and transportation systems. My research focus on developing innovative methodologies to solve large scale optimization problems  that arise in  various application areas ranging from infrastructure planning, to city logistics,  to online fleet management, to root cause analysis, to service network design, to dynamic vehicle routing, to location analysis and logistics management.

You can access my current CV here.


Professional Experience:

  • Visiting Scholar, H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering , Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-2018
  •  Asst. Prof., Dept. of Industrial Engineering, Koc University, 2016-present
  • Operations Research Analyst, Turkish Armed Forces 2011-2016


  • B.S. Land Force Academy, Ankara, 2002

  • M.S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey CA, 2011

  • Ph.D. Bilkent University, Ankara, 2016