Özyeğin University, Çekmeköy Campus Nişantepe District, Orman Street, 34794 Çekmeköy - İSTANBUL

Phone : +90 (216) 564 90 00

Fax : +90 (216) 564 99 99

E-mail: info@ozyegin.edu.tr

Research Areas

Research Areas

We aim at individual and interdisciplinary research to produce results that lead to high-quality publications and to important business applications. The current primary areas of research at the Department of Industrial Engineering at Özyeğin are optimization, stochastics, supply chain management, and production planning and control. The specific research subjects include the following: 


  • Combinatorial (integer, discrete) optimization
  • Exact and heuristic methods for discrete optimization
  • Nonlinear (global, local, stochastic) optimization
  • Exact and heuristic methods for nonlinear optimization
  • Cooperative/non-cooperative game theory 
  • Mathematical modeling
  • Optimization strategies and their software implementations
  • Decision support systems 
  • Engineering, econometric, financial, and scientific applications of optimization 


  • Applied probability
  • Stochastic processes
  • Optimal stochastic control
  • Stochastic optimization: model, algorithm and software development
  • Simulation and optimization studies 

Supply Chain Management

  • Transportation, distribution, and logistics systems planning and control
  • Reverse supply chain management
  • Closed-loop supply chain management
  • Inventory control
  • Product recovery systems 

Production Planning and Control

  • Manufacturing planning and control
  • Flexible manufacturing systems
  • Sustainable operations