Faculty

Faculty

Gonca Yıldırım photo
Gonca Yıldırım, Doctor Instructor

Academic Degrees
Ph.D., University of Florida, Industrial Engineering, 2012
M.S., Bilkent University, Industrial Engineering, 2001
B.S., Bilkent University, Industrial Engineering, 1998

Office: L-320
Phone: (312) 233 1369

Email: goncayildirim@cankaya.edu.tr
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Research Interests

Supply chain optimization, inventory planning and control, nonlinear optimization, computational optimization, mathematical modeling.

Publications in Journals

  • Satır, B., YILDIRIM, G., & Kırca, Ö. (2012). Broiler house performance analysis and chick entrance planning for a broiler chicken integration, Turkish Journal of Statistical Research, 9(3), 54-63.
  • Berk, E., Gürler, Ü., & YILDIRIM, G. (2009). On pricing of perishable assets with menu costs. International Journal of Production Economics, 121, 678-699.

Conference Proceedings

  • Başkır, M. B., YILDIRIM, G., & Yıldırım, F. (2015). Improving Evaluation System of Program Educational Objectives and Outcomes based on MÜDEK Criteria Using Fuzzy Approach. Proceedings of The 4th International Fuzzy Systems Symposium (FUZZYSS'15), İstanbul, Turkey, 5-6 November 2015 (pp. 362-368).
  • Yıldırım, F., & YILDIRIM, G. (2003). Statistical evaluation of estimators based on resampling with censored data. Proceedings of the 3rd Statistics Congress, Antalya, Turkey, 16-20 April 2003 (pp. 167-172).

Conference Abstracts

  • YILDIRIM, G., & Aydemir-Karadağ, A. (2017). Optimizing Healthcare Facility Locations to Intervene a Fast-Spreading Epidemic [Abstract]. Abstracts Book of the INFORMS Annual Meeting in Houston, Texas, 378.
  • Aydemir-Karadağ, A., & YILDIRIM, G. (2017). Planning Accumulated Employee Vacations under Varying Workload and Contractual Restrictions [Abstract]. Abstracts Book of the INFORMS Annual Meeting in Houston, Texas, 515.
  • Başkır, M. B., YILDIRIM, G., & Yıldırım, F. (2015). Improving Evaluation System of Program Educational Objectives and Outcomes based on MÜDEK Criteria Using Fuzzy Approach [Abstract]. Book of Abstracts of The 4th International Fuzzy Systems Symposium (FUZZYSS'15), İstanbul, Turkey, 28.
  • YILDIRIM, G., & Konur, D. (2014). Stabilizing costs in a continuous review inventory system: A bi-objective approach [Abstract]. Abstracts Book of the INFORMS Annual Meeting in San Francisco, California, 349.
  • YILDIRIM, G., & Akçalı, E. (2010). Part recovery under quality and demand uncertainty with environmental costs [Abstract]. Abstracts Book of the INFORMS Annual Meeting in Austin, Texas, 432. (invited talk).
  • YILDIRIM, G., & Akçalı, E. (2011). Inspection schemes for part recovery under demand uncertainty [Abstract]. Abstracts Book of the INFORMS Annual Meeting in Charlotte, North Carolina, 443.
  • YILDIRIM, G., Akçalı, E., & Bayındır, Z. P. (2009). Inventory planning in multi-component product recovery under environmental fees [Abstract]. Abstracts Book of the INFORMS Annual Meeting in San Diego, California, 412.

Technical Reports

  • Radwan, E., Mollaghasemi, M., Mitchell, S., Yıldırım, G. (2005). Framework for modeling emergency evacuation. Florida Department of Transportation, Tallahassee, FL, USA. (BD548-05).

Funded/Sponsored Research and Industrial Projects

  • Research Assistant: Analytical approaches for assessing the revenue aspects and environmental impacts of demanufacturing (with PI: Akçalı, E.). NSF-CMMI (National Science Foundation, Division of Civil, Mechanical and Manufacturing Innovation) grant, USA (August 15, 2008-July, 31 2012).
  • Trainee: Simulation modeling and analysis of charter buses used for crowd evacuation in major events (with PI: Mollaghasemi, M.). SP Plus GameDay Management Group sponsored research, USA (December 7, 2005-January 24, 2006).
  • Trainee: Orlando International Airport Simulation Study - North Terminal (with Mollaghasemi, M. (PI), Cope, D., Kaylani, A.) GOAA (Greater Orlando Airport Authority) sponsored research, USA (January 9-January 18, 2006).
  • Research Assistant: Simulation modeling and analysis of park & ride buses used for crowd evacuation in major events (with PI: Mollaghasemi, M.) SP Plus GameDay Management Group external research fund, USA (December 7, 2005-January 24, 2006).
  • Research Assistant: Framework for modeling emergency evacuation (with Radwan, E. (PI), Mollaghasemi, M. (PI), Mitchell, S.), FDOT (Florida Department of Transportation) sponsored research BD548-05, USA (September 2003-April 2005).

Professional Activities

Member

  • The Association of European Operational Research Societies (EURO), 2000-
  • Turkish Statistics Association, 2003-
  • Turkish Statistics Institute (TÜİK), 2013-
  • The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS), 2009-
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