Rector's Curriculum Vitae

İHSAN SABUNCUOĞLU                                 

Abdullah Gul University

Sumer Campus

Erkilet Boulevard, Kocasinan 38080

Kayseri /TURKEY                                                                                                                                  

Email:                           sabun@agu.edu.tr          

Telephone (Work):         (+90) 352 224 88 20         

Telephone (Mobile):       (+90) 530 343 80 38         

Fax:                                 (+90) 352 224 88 23

EMPLOYMENT

 

2013 – Present              ABDULLAH GUL UNIVERSITY, KAYSERI/TURKEY, The founding Rector Professor, Department of Industrial Engineering

2006 – 2013                  BILKENT UNIVERSITY, ANKARA/TURKEY, Chairman of Department of Industrial Engineering                                                                                                                 

2002 –2016                   BILKENT UNIVERSITY, ANKARA/TURKEY, Professor of Department of Industrial Engineering

2003 (Fall)                     IFMA INSTITUTE, CLERMONT- FERRAND/FRANCE, Visiting Scholar

1993 – 2002                  BILKENT UNIVERSITY, ANKARA/TURKEY, Assoc. Professor of Department of Industrial Engineering                                                                                                                    

1992 (Summer)             CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY, PITTSBURGH/ USA, Visiting Scholar in Graduate School of Business Administration

1990 – 1993                  BILKENT UNIVERSITY,  ANKARA/TURKEY, Asst. Professor of Department of Industrial Engineering     

1989 – 1990                  WICHITA STATE UNIVERSITY,  WICHITA/KANSAS, Visiting Asst. Prof. of Department of Industrial Engineering

 

EDUCATION                                                                                                                        

WICHITA STATE UNIVERSITY, KANSAS/USA

PhD, 1989

Industrial Engineering                                         

Thesis: Analysis of Machine and AGV scheduling Rules in Flexible Manufacturing Systems

MIDDLE EAST TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY, ANKARA/TURKEY

MSc, 1984

Industrial Engineering                                                   

Thesis: Design And Analysis Of Lot Sizing Techniques For An MRP System

MIDDLE EAST TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY, ANKARA/TURKEY

BSc, 1982

Industrial Engineering                             

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Association of American Universities (Board of Directors, Vice Chair)

Institute of Industrial Engineering (Associate member)

Institute for Operations Research and Management Science (Associate member)

Society of Computer Simulation

Turkish Industrial Engineering and Operations Research Society (Associate member)

Alpha Pi Mu (National Industrial Engineering Honor Society)

Conference Chair, The First International Industrial Engineering Conference jointly organized by 33th YAEM meeting, June 26-28, Istanbul 2013.

Conference Chair, 29th YAEM Conference, June 22-24, Ankara 2009.

International Journal of Systems Science, Editorial Board, since 1995                      

Transactions on Operational Research, Editorial board,  since 1992                          

Society of Computer Simulation, Member, 1996

International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Member, 1995   

Journal of Operations Management, Member, since 1994    

International Journal of Operations and Quantitative Management, Member, since 1994          

Institute for Operations Research and Management Science, Member, since 1990                  

Institute of Industrial Engineering, Member, since 1987                                                       

Turkish Industrial Engineering and Operations Research Society, Member, 1983

International Journal of System Sciences, Editor Board Member, 2006-2014

PROJECTS                                                                                                              

Third Generation Universities: Development of Sociotechnical University Model for Higher Education Systems, sponsored by Ministry of Development, Project Coordinator, 2016-18.

Cycle time optimization of press operations in automotive industry, sponsored by TÜBİTAK, Project Coordinator, 2008-2009.     

Coordination of Pricing and Production Planning Scheduling Decisions in Supply Chain System, sponsored by TÜBİTAK, Project Coordinator, 2004-2006.  

Timeshare, sponsored by Eureka with participants from Austria, Italy, Turkey, Swiss, and UK.  This project is carried out in collaboration with five end-users including BEKO Inc., 1997-2000.    

“Estimating Manufacturing Lead-times”, sponsored by TÜBİTAK, Project Coordinator, 1996-1998.

SELECTED TALKS AND KEYNOTE SPEECHES 

Invited Speaker: “Capsule Design: New Education Model”, TIMES Higher Education Young Universities Summit, University of Central Florida  June 5-7 2018, Tampa, FL USA

International Association of Universities Conference “Leadership For A Changing Public-Private Funding Higher Education Landscape”, Accra, GHANA. October 18-20 2107.

Invited Speaker: “New Hybrid University Model: AGU”, IAU 2017 International Association of Universities Conference “Leadership For A Changing Public-Private Funding Higher Education Landscape”, Accra, GHANA. October 18-20 2107.

Invited Speaker and Moderator: “From 3rd Generation University to Next Generation University: AGU Experience” Panel, “2nd International Higher Education Studies Conference, Antalya, TURKEY. October 12 14, 2017

Invited Speaker: “New Sociotechnical University, 2017, EDUCON ASIA Higher Education Summit, SINGAPORE, September 26-29, 2017.

Invited Speaker: “AGU Model for New Generation Universities”, “Leadership in Higher Education Programme”, Oxford City Academy for Education and Development, Oxford, UK, December 8-11, 2015.

Invited Keynote Speaker, UMTIK 2008- International Machine Design and Production Conference, “Recent Trends and Developments in Computer Simulation” September 3-5 2008, Istanbul/Turkey.

CONTRIBUTION TO HIGHER EDUCATION  

Sociotechnical Model for Higher Education. This project is sponsored by The Turkish Ministry of Development, 2016 – Ongoing. This innovative and entrepreneurial university initiative has been take for being a role model for Higher Education.

The Founding Rector of Abdullah Gul University (AGU). AGU is a pioneer for being the first hybrid model of public and private universities in Turkey.

The first chairperson who has accomplished to get the full ABET accreditation for an engineering program outside the USA (when was head of industrial engineering at Bilkent University in 2006)

SELECTED MEDIA INTERVIEWS, TALKS AND APPEARENCES

HABERTURK 2013 (BALÇİÇEK İLTER): https://youtu.be/GWbvMJr2RFU

A HABER – BAŞARIYA DOĞRU 2013 (SAİT GÜRSOY): https://youtu.be/c0dDunAAHGo

SKY 360 – BAŞARIYA DOĞRU 2014 (SAİT GÜRSOY): https://youtu.be/gohNcTYpDcg

SKY 360 – ÜNİVERSİTE MEDYA PROGRAMI 2014 (GÖRKEM İLDAŞ): https://youtu.be/n22-lQRkwbc

TRT OKUL – REKTÖRLER ANLATIYOR 2014: https://youtu.be/aXHHTZo4pa8

A HABER – EĞİTİM EDİTÖRÜ 2015 (BONUS HOCA): https://youtu.be/obmpR9zDTrw

360 TV – EĞİTİM VE BAŞARI 2016 (ECE KARABONCUK): https://youtu.be/5Xzsi-VtwT8

TGRT HABER – EĞİTİM VE YAŞAM 2016 (MÜGE ARDA): https://youtu.be/s080rwlLq50

ISYEC 2016: https://youtu.be/j-QAlr17fO0

TRT HABER - AKILLI TERCİH 2016 (ALEV NALLAR): https://youtu.be/WJTwG1Y4wV0

TRT HABER - AKILLI TERCİH 2017 (ALEV NALLAR): https://youtu.be/b6EClbhNjjQ

NTV – DOĞRU TERCİH 2017 (SADIK GÜLTEKİN): https://youtu.be/bs4WGjPZ-4Y

CNN TURK – BAŞARIYA DOĞRU 2017 (SAİT GÜRSOY): https://youtu.be/76ZVYPgLWWU

HABERTURK – YOLUN BAŞINDAYKEN 2017 (GÖRKEM İLDAŞ): https://youtu.be/2dlK_twbqbU

PRIVATE PRACTICE EXPERIENCES

Bimsa, Optimization of Corporate Reorganization, Consultancy, 2006-2007.

Meteksan System, Modeling And Analysis Of Development Planning For Turkish Land Forces, Consultancy, 2005-2007            

Turkish Armed Forces, Evaluation of The New Logistic Information System, Consultancy, 1999-2003.

Pizza Hut Inc, USA, Research Division, Design Of Simulation-Based Decision Support System, Engineering, 1988-1990.

Boeing Aircraft Inc, USA, Simulation Group, Development of Automated Simulation Output Data Analyzer, Engineering, 1985-1988.

National Health Institute, USA, Consultancy, 1985-1988.

Orsan Inc. Optimization of new process systems design, Consultancy, 1982.

BOOKS, BOOK CHAPTERS, EDITED BOOKS

Sabuncuoglu I, Kara B. Y, and Bidanda B., Industrial Engineering Applications in Emerging Countries, CRC Press, Book, 2015.

Kara, B.Y, Sabuncuoglu, I. and Bidanda , B. “Global Logistics Management”, CRC Press, Book, 2014.

Bidanda, B, Sabuncuoglu, I. and Kara B. Y. “Industrial Engineering Non-Traditional Applications in International Settings”, CRC Press, Book, 2014.

Bilişim Ansiklopedisi (Information Technology Encyclopedia), (With Adnan Yazıcı, Altay Güvenir, Avniye Tansuğ, Aydın Köksal, Aydın Kolat, Bülent Örencik, Bülent Sankur, Emre Harmancı, Ersin Töreci, Fuat İnce, Gülgün Kayakutlu, Hülya Küçükaras, Muhittin Gökmen, Mustafa Akgül, Müzeyyen Pervan, Rifat Çölkesen, Semih Bilgen, Tuncer Üney, Ünal Yarımağan, Yahya Karslıgil), 2008, Papatya Bilim, Encyclopedia.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Analysis of the in vitro nanoparticle–cell interactions via a smoothing-splines mixed-effects model, Artificial Cells, Nanomedicine, and Biotechnology, 44(3), 800-810, (2016), (with E. Dogruoz, S. Dayanik and G. Budak).

A mathematical model proposal for cost-effective course planning in large hierarchical organizations. European Journal of Operational Research, 238(2), 579-595, (2014), (with L. Karamalak and A. Ozkil).

A joint production and transportation planning problem with heterogeneous vehicles. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 65(2), 180-196, (2014), (with A. Toptal and U. Koc).

Artificial Neural Network Modeling and Simulation of In-Vitro Nanoparticle-Cell Interactions. Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, 11(1), 272-282, (2014), (with N. Cenk, G. Budak and S. Dayanik).

A class of joint production and transportation planning problems under different delivery policies. Operations Research Letters, 41(1), 54-60, (2013), (with U. Koc and A. Toptal).

A prescription fraud detection model. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, 106(1), 37-46, (2012), (with K. D. Aral and H. A. Güvenir).

Optimization of schedule stability and efficiency under processing time variability and random machine breakdowns in a job shop environment. Naval Research Logistics (NRL), 59(1), 26-38, (2012), (with S. Goren and U. Koc).

Modeling and analyzing army air assault operations via simulation. Simulation, 87(11), 1002-1014, (2011), (with G. Virlan).

Hybrid Petri-nets for modelling and performance evaluation of supply chains. International Journal of Production Research, 49(15), 4627-4656, (2011), (with N. Khilwani and M. K. Tiwari).

Real time selection of scheduling rules and knowledge extraction via dynamically controlled data mining. International Journal of Production Research, 48(23), 6909-6938, (2010), (with G. Metan and H. Pierreval).

Distributed scheduling: a review of concepts and applications.  International Journal of Production Research, 48(18), 5235-5262, (2010), (with A. Toptal).

New solution methods for single machine bicriteria scheduling problem: Minimization of average flowtime and number of tardy jobs.  European Journal of Operational Research, 201(1), 89-98, (2010), (with F. S. Erenay and A. Toptal). 

Optimization of schedule robustness and stability under random machine breakdowns and processing time variability. IIE Transactions, 42(3), 203-220, (2009), (with S. Gören).                     

Two exact formulations for disassembly line balancing problems with task precedence diagram construction using an AND/OR graph. IIE Transactions, 41(10), 866-881, (2009), (with A. Koç and E. Erel). 

Ant colony optimization for the single model U-type assembly line balancing problem. International Journal of Production Economics, 120(2), 287-300, (2009) E. Erel and A. Alp).

A multi-modal discrete-event simulation model for military deployment. Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory, 17(4), 597-611, (2009), (with U. Z. Yildirim and B. Tansel).

Hedging production schedules against uncertainty in manufacturing environment with a review of robustness and stability research. International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, 22(2), 138-157, (2009), (with S. Gören).

Book review. International Journal of Production Research, 47(4), 1151-1152, (2009), (with Y. Karpat).

Backtracking and exchange of information: Methods to enhance a beam search algorithm for assembly line scheduling. European Journal of Operational Research, 186(3), 915-930, (2008), (with Y. Göçgün and E. Erel).

Variance reduction techniques: Experimental comparison and analysis for single systems.  IIE Transactions, 40(5), 538-551, (2008), (with M. M. Fadiloğlu and S. Çelik).

Robustness and stability measures for scheduling: single-machine environment.  IIE Transactions, 40(1), 66-83, (2008), (with S. Gören).

Mixed-model assembly line sequencing using beam search. International Journal of Production Research, 45(22), 5265-5284, (2007), (with E. Erel and Y. Göçgün).

Simulation modelling and analysis of a border security system. European Journal of Operational Research, 180(3), 1394-1410, (2007), (with G. Çelik).

Practice Abstracts. Interfaces, 37(4), 353-354, (2007), (with B. T. Denton, O. Alp, K. Erkoy and B. Y. Kara).

Analysis of the behavior of the transient period in non-terminating simulations. European Journal of Operational Research, 173(1), 252-267, (2006), (with B. Sandikci).

Analysis of serial production lines: characterisation study and a new heuristic procedure for optimal buffer allocation. International Journal of Production Research, 44(13), 2499-2523, (2006), (with E. Erel and Y. Göçgün).

Evaluation of mobilization and deployment plan of an armored battalion. Military Operations Research, 10(1), 43, (2005), (with S. Muslum).

The Turkish Army Uses Simulation to Model and Optimize Its Fuel-Supply System. Interfaces, 35(6), 474-482, (2005), (with A. Hatip).

Stochastic assembly line balancing using beam search. International Journal of Production Research, 43(7), 1411-1426, (2005), (with E. Erel and H. Şekerci).

Simulation optimization: A comprehensive review on theory and applications. IIE Transactions, 36(11), 1067-1081, (2004), (with E. Tekin).

An evaluative study of operation grouping policies in an FMS. International Journal of Flexible Manufacturing Systems, 15(3), 217-239, (2003), (with M. Lahmar).

Reactive scheduling in a dynamic and stochastic FMS environment. International Journal of Production Research, 41(17), 4211-4231, (2003), (with O. B. Kizilisik).

Operation-based flowtime estimation in a dynamic job shop. Omega, 30(6), 423-442, (2002), (with A. Comlekci).

Simulation Analysis of Army Casualty Evacuations. Simulation: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation, 78(10), 612-625, (2002), (with O. Nuhut).

Effect of load, processing time and due date variation on the effectiveness of scheduling rules. International Journal of Production Research, 40(4), 945-974, (2002), (with T. Lejmi).

lysis of assembly systems for interdeparture time variability and throughput. IIE Transactions, 34(1), 23-40, (2002), (with E. Erel and A. G. Kok).

Simulation metamodelling with neural networks: An experimental investigation. International Journal of Production Research, 40(11), 2483-2505, (2002), (with S. Touhami).

Routing-based reactive scheduling policies for machine failures in dynamic job shops. International Journal of Production Research, 39(14), 3141-3158, (2001), (with E. Kutanoğlu).

An efficient algorithm for the single machine total tardiness problem. IIE Transactions, 33(8), 661-674, (2001), (with B. C. Tansel and B. Y. Kara).

Balancing of U-type assembly systems using simulated annealing. International Journal of Production Research, 39(13), 3003-3015, (2001), (with E. Erel and B. A. Aksu).

Experimental investigation of iterative simulation-based scheduling in a dynamic and stochastic job shop. Journal of Manufacturing Systems, 20(4), 264-279, (2001), (with E. Kutanoğlu).

Analysis of reactive scheduling problems in a job shop environment. European Journal of Operational Research, 126(3), 567-586, (2000), (with M. Bayiz).

A Load-based and Due-date-oriented Approach to Order Review/Release in Job Shops. Decision Sciences, 31(2), 413-447, (2000), (with H. Y. Karapinar).

Assembly line balancing using genetic algorithms. Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, 11(3), 295-310, (2000), (with E. Erel and M. Tanyer).

Job shop scheduling with beam search.  European Journal of Operational Research, 118(2), 390-412, (1999), (with M. Bayiz).

Scheduling for non regular performance measure under the due window approach.  Omega, 27(5), 555-568, (1999), (with T. Lejmi).

Analysis of order review/release problems in production systems. International Journal of Production Economics, 62(3), 259-279, (1999), (with H. Y. Karapinar).

An analysis of heuristics in a dynamic job shop with weighted tardiness objectives. International Journal of Production Research, 37(1), 165-187, (1999), (with E. Kutanoğlu). 

Rescheduling frequency in an FMS with uncertain processing times and unreliable machines. Journal of Manufacturing Systems, 18(4), 268-283, (1999), (with S. Karabuk).

A study of scheduling rules of flexible manufacturing systems: A simulation approach. International Journal of Production Research, 36(2), 527-546, (1998).

A beam search-based algorithm and evaluation of scheduling approaches for flexible manufacturing systems. IIE Transactions, 30(2), 179-191, (1998), (with S. Karabuk).

Scheduling with neural networks: A review of the literature and new research directtions. Production Planning & Control, 9(1), 2-12, (1998).

New insights on the single machine total tardiness problem. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 48(1), 82-89, (1997), (with B. C. Tansel).

A neural network model for scheduling problems. European Journal of Operational Research, 93(2), 288-299, (1996), (with B. Gürgün).

Experimental investigation of an FMS due-date scheduling problem: an evaluation of due-date assignment rules. International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, 8(2), 133-144, (1995), (with D. L. Hommertzheim).  

Experimental investigation of FMS machine and AGV scheduling rules against the mean flow-time criterion. International Journal of Production Research, 30(7), 1617-1635, (1992), (with D. L. Hommertzheim).

Dynamic dispatching algorithm for scheduling machines and automated guided vehicles in a flexible manufacturing system. International Journal of Production Research, 30(5), 1059-1079, (1992), (with D. L. Hommertzheim). 

Training an artificial neural network the pure pursuit maneuver. Computers & Operations Research, 18(4), 343-353, (1991), (with D. L. Hommertzheim and J. Huffman). 

An expert system for selecting attribute sampling plans. International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, 3(6), 364-372, (1990), (with N. S. Fard).

Expert simulation systems—recent developments and applications in flexible manufacturing systems. Computers & Industrial Engineering, 16(4), 575-585, (1989), (with D. L. Hommertzheim).

A heuristic procedure for a single-item dynamic lot sizing problem. Computers & Industrial Engineering, 14(2), 181-192, (1988), (with O. S. Benli and S. Tufekci).

Computer usage in manufacturing systems. Computers & Industrial Engineering, 15(1-4), 1-7, (1988), (with D. L. Hommertzheim).

INTERNATIONAL PROCEEDINGS                                   

Revisitation Of The Simulation Methodologies And Applications In Manufacturing. 23rd European Modelling And Sımulatıon Symposıum, 283-288. (2011), (with R. Ramanan).

A local search heuristic with self-tuning parameter for permutation flow-shop scheduling problem. 2009 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Scheduling, 62-67, (2009), (with B. Dengiz, C. U. Alabas).

A design of experiments approach to military Deployment Planning Problem. 2008 Winter Simulation Conference, 1234-1241, (2008), (with U. Z. Yildirim, B. Tansel and A. B. Balcioğlu).

Modeling and analysis of manufacturing systems via simulation. Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Machine Design and Production, (2008), (with R. Ramanan).

A simulation model for military deployment. 2007 Winter Simulation Conference, 1340-1348, (2007), (with U. Z. Yildirim and B. Tansel).

Auction based systems for distributed scheduling. 10th World Multi-Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics/12th International Conference on Information Systems Analysis and Synthesis, 244-249, (2006), (with E. Zarifoglu).

Auction Based Systems for Distributed Scheduling. 10th World Multi-Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics/12th International Conference on Information Systems Analysis and Synthesis, (2006), (with E. Zarifoglu).

A Simulation Based Learning Mechanism for Scheduling Systems. Proceedings of the Winter Simulation Conference, 2005., 2148-2156, (2005), (with G. Metan).

Warm-up period behavior in steady-state simulations. Proceedings of the 35th International conference on Computers and Industrial Engineering, (2005), (with B. Sandıkçı).

Ant Colony Optimization for the Single Model U-Type Assembly Balancing Model. World Multiconference on Systemic, Cybernetics and Informatics ISCI 2004, (2004), (with E. Erel and A. Arda).

Generating Robust And Stable Schedules In A Single Machine Environment. Industrial Engineering Research Conference IERC 2004, (2004), (with S. Gören).

Evaluation of army corps food supply system using simulation. 36th Winter Simulation Conference, 1110-1115, (2003), (with O. Pembe).

Modeling and Simulation of a Messaging System of a Brigade System. NATO RTO Modelling and Simulation Conference, (2003), (with İ. Can).

Simulation-optimization with genetic algorithms: Analysis of numerical parameters. 7th World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, 100-105, (2003), (with O. Boyabatli).

Evaluation of army corps artillery ammunition supply systems via simulation. Proceedings of the Winter Simulation Conference, 917-920, (2002), (with H. D. Utku).

Simulation optimization with genetic algorithms: Analysis of numerical parameters. 6th World Multi-Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI 2002)/8th International Conference on Information Systems Analysis and Synthesis (ISAS 2002), 193-198, (2002), (with O. Boyabatli).

Analysis of Reactive Scheduling Problems in a Dynamic FMS Environment, Comparison of Scheduling Policies. 2nd International Conference on Responsive Manufacturing, 84-90, (2002), O. B. Kizilişik).

Distributed algorithms for scheduling and internet-based supply webs. World Multiconference on Systemic, Cybernetics and Informatics ISCI 2001, 396-401, (2001), (with A. Toptal).

Bidding-based Distributed Scheduling. World Multiconference on System Cybernetics and Informatics ISCI 2000, (2000), (with A. Toptal).

Scheduling for non regular performance measure under the due window approach. 6th International Workshop on Project Management and Scheduling, 281-284, (1998), (with T. Lejimi).

Probability Distribution selection Using Neural Networks. 11th European Simulation Conference, (1997), (with A. Yılmaz).

An Investigation of Reactive Scheduling Policies under Machine Breakdowns. Proceedings of 4th Industrial Engineering Research Conference, IIE, (1995), (with E. Kutanoğlu).

Experimental Investigation of Scheduling Rules in a Dynamic Job Shop with Weighted Tardiness Costs. Proceedings of 3rd Industrial Engineering Research Conference, IIE, 656-661, (1994), (with E. Kutanoğlu).

Issues in Integrating Simulation and Analytical Methods in a Real-time Scheduling Environment for an FMS. European Simulation Symposium 1994, (1994), (with S. Karabuk).

A Neural Network Approach for the Single Machine Total Tardiness Scheduling Problem. Second Turkish Artificial Intelligence and Artificial Neural Networks Symposium, 227-231, (1993), (with B. Gurgun).

A Beam Search Based Algorithm For Scheduling Machines And Agvs In An Fms. 2nd Industrial Engineering Research Conf, 308-312, (1993), (with S. Karabuk).

Input Data Analysis for Simulation Using Neural Networks. Advances in Simulation Conference 1992, 137-150, (1992), (with A. Yilmaz and E. Oskaylar). 

Sinir Ağlarının Çizelgeleme Problemine Bir Bakış. 1st Turkish Artificial Neural Networks Symposium 1992, 55-61, (1992), (with B. Gurgun).

An Investigation of Machine and AGV Scheduling Rules in an FMS. Third ORSA/TIMS Conference on Flexible Manufacturing Systems--Operations Research Models and Applications, 261-266, (1989), (with D. L. Hommertzheim). 

The Effect of Input Device on Task Performance. Trends in Ergonomics: 5th: Human Factors - Conference Proceedings, (1988), (with J. E. Fernandez, M. Cihangirli and D. L. Hommertzheim).

Expert Systems and Simulation in Flexible Manufacturing Systems. 10th Annual Conference for Computers and Industrial Engineering, 15, 1-7, (1988), (with D. L. Hommertzheim).

NATIONAL PROCEEDINGS

A Simulation Model For The Deployment Planning of Military Units, USMOS 2007, (2007), (with U. Z. Yildirim and B. Tansel).

A Look to the University-Industry Collaboration Within the Scope of Industrial Engineering System Designing Courses. I. National Engineering Congress, (2004), (with B. Y. Kara).    

INTERNATIONAL BOOKS AND/OR BOOK PARTS

Globalization, Regional Integrations and Turkey Relations Specialization Commission Evaluation Report, Fifth Development Plan 1994, Part: (Changing Production Systems, Supranational Corporations and Direct Foreign Capital Investigations), (1994), Turkish Ministry of Development.

Applications of fuzzy set methodologies in industrial engineering, Part: (A prototype expert system for selecting MRP lot-sizing heuristics based on fuzzy demand patterns), (1989), (with C. H. Dağlı), ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 1989, Editors: Gerald Evans, Waldemar Karwowski, Mickey R. Wilhelm,

EDITORSHIP 

Industrial Engineering Applications in Emerging Countries, Book, Editor, CRC Press   

Global Logistics Management, Book, Editor, CRC Press                                         

Industrial Engineering Non-Traditional Applications in International Settings, Book, Editor, CRC Press

Bilişim Ansiklopedisi (Information Technology Encyclopedia), Book, Editor, Papatya Bilim

LANGUAGES

Excellent English.

FAMILY 

Married to Semra Sabuncuoğlu; two children, Arda (25 years) and Kerem (33 years).