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

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Zehra Melis

Assistant Professor, Optimization in Production Planning


Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Florida, 2016


Industrial Engineering, Boğaziçi University, 2011


Industrial Engineering, Boğaziçi University, 2009

Research Areas

Optimization in production planning and inventory management, dynamic lot sizing with convex costs, planning with diseconomies-of-scale, industry applications of production planning and scheduling, planning and scheduling in logistics


Dr. Zehra Melis Teksan received her B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in the Department of Industrial Engineering at Bogazici University, in 2009 and 2011, respectively, and she received her Ph.D. degree in the Industrial and Systems Engineering department at the University of Florida in 2016. Besides her academic studies during Master’s and Ph.D. years, she worked in several industry projects consisting of applications in production and logistics planning and scheduling. In those projects, she contributed as consultant, project manager, and R&D software product developer. Her main research focus lies in the field of production planning and inventory theory, and, in general, she is interested in research problems that are relevant to real-life industry practice.