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Görkem
Yılmaz

Görkem
Yılmaz

Assistant Professor, Coordinator of Vestel Academy Graduate Education Program

PhD

Technical University of Catalonia (UPC) Barcelona, Spain, Industrial Engineering

Graduate

Technical University of Istanbul, Industrial Engineering, 2009

Undergraduate

Technical University of Istanbul, Industrial Engineering, 2006



Research Areas

Strategic capacity planning, mathematical modeling, mixed integer linear programming, long term capacity planning, product renewal, demand cannibalization, price cannibalization, short life cycle products


Biography

Görkem Yılmaz did his undergraduate degree at the Industrial Engineering in Technical University of Istanbul (ITU) in 2006 and graduated in 2009. He completed his PhD in Logistic Division of Institutes of Industrial and Control Engineering (IOC) which belongs to the Management Department (DOE) in the School of Industrial Engineering of Barcelona (ETSEIB) at the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC) Barcelona, Spain. The title of his thesis is “Long term capacity planning with products’ renewal” that formalizes and solves a long term capacity planning problem with the following main characteristics:  (1) short-life cycle products and their renewal, with demand interactions (complementary and competitive products) considered; (2) different capacity options (acquisition, renewal, updating and reducing); (3) some tactical decisions (aggregate production planning and financial planning). His research interests are: Strategic capacity planning, mathematical modeling, mixed integer linear programming, long term capacity planning, product renewal, demand cannibalization, price cannibalization, short life cycle products. He has worked as a consultant around 40 companies in different industries. He has help companies to improve institutionalization progress by installing international quality standards. He speaks English, Spanish and Italian fluently.