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Burçin Bozkaya

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Faculty Member
B.S. and M.S. in Industrial Engineering, Bilkent University, 1993 and 1995 respectively; Ph.D. in Management Science, University of Alberta, 1999.
Areas of Interest
Operations Research, Operations Management, Combinatorial Modeling and Optimization, Heuristic Algorithm Design and Optimization, Transportation and Lojistics Planning, Geographical Information Systems and Applications
  • CORS Practice Prize - CORS  2010
  • Best Paper Award - IEEE  2008
  • INFORMS Franz Edelman Competition for best Management Science Practice, Finalist Awar - INFORMS  2002
  • Goverment of Alberta Graduate Fellowship -  1998
  • Article
    Bozkaya, Burçin and Salman, F. S. and Telciler, K. (2017) "An adaptive and diversified vehicle routing approach to reducing the security risk of cash-in-transit operations", Networks, Vol.69, No.3, 256-269 ()
    Emeç, Uğur and Çatay, Bülent and Bozkaya, Burçin (2016) "An adaptive large neighborhood search for an e-grocery delivery routing problem", Computers and Operations Research, Vol.69, 109-125 (SCI)
    Jouan de Kervenoael, Ronan and Yanık, Seda and Bozkaya, Burçin and Palmer, Mark and Hallsworth, Alan (2016) "Trading-up on unmet expectations? Evaluating consumers' expectations in online premium grocery shopping logistics", International Journal of Logistics Research and Applications, Vol.19, No.2, 83-104 (SSCI)
    Singh, Vivek Kumar and Bozkaya, Burçin and Pentland, Alex (2015) "Money walks: implicit mobility behavior and financial well-being", PLoS One, Vol.10, No.8 (SCI)
    Al-Nory, Malak T. and Brodsky, Alexander and Bozkaya, Burçin and Graves, Stephen C. (2014) "Desalination supply chain decision analysis and optimization", Desalination, Vol.347, 144-157 (SCI)
    Yanık, Seda and Bozkaya, Burçin and Jouan de Kervenoael, Ronan (2014) "A new VRPPD model and a hybrid heuristic solution approach for e-tailing", European Journal of Operational Research (SI), Vol.236, No.3, 879-890 (SCI)
    Aktaş, Emel and Özaydın, Özay and Bozkaya, Burçin and Ülengin, Füsun and Önsel, Şule (2013) "Optimizing fire station locations for the Istanbul metropolitan municipality", Interfaces, Vol.43, No.3, 240-255 (SCI)
    Bozkaya, Burçin and Erkut, Erhan and Haight, Dan and Laporte, Gilbert (2011) "Designing new electoral districts for the city of Edmonton", Interfaces, Vol.41, No.6, 534-547 (SCI)
    Bozkaya, Burçin and Yanık, Seda and Balcısoy, Selim (2010) "A GIS-based optimization framework for competitive multi-facility location-routing problem", Networks and Spatial Economics (Sp. Iss. SI), Vol.10, No.3, 297-320 (SCI)
    Sezgin, Yıldız and Kasap, Nihat and Bozkaya, Burçin (2010) "A conceptual model for assessing managerial implications of changes in information technologies (Bilişim teknolojilerindeki değişimlerin yönetsel sonuçlarının değerlendirmesi için kavramsal bir model)", Doğuş University Journal (Doğuş Üniversitesi Dergisi), Vol.11, No.2, 257-268
    Özturan, Huriye Elvan and Oral, Muhittin and Kasap, Nihat and Bozkaya, Burçin (2008) "Information technology and business awareness diagnostic tool", European Journal of Management, Vol.8, No.3
  • Book Section / Chapter
    Bozkaya, Burçin, "Teaching operations management using hands-on educational tools and interactive games", Creative Learning and MOOCs: Harnessing the Technology for a 21st Century Higher Education, Sultan, Nabil and Al-Lail, Haifa Jamal (eds.), UK: Cambridge Scholars, November 2015, 151-159
    Srivastava, Kumar Abhinav and Singh, Vivek Kumar and Bozkaya, Burçin and Pentland, Alex, "Assessing financial well-being of merchants by analyzing behavioral patterns in historical transactions", Geo-Intelligence and Visualization Through Big Data Trends, Bozkaya, Burçin and Singh, Vivek Kumar (eds.), USA: IGI-Global, August 2015, 76-93
    Türk, Alican and Balcısoy, Selim and Bozkaya, Burçin, "An interactive tool for visualizing and analyzing spatio-temporal data", Geo-Intelligence and Visualization through Big Data Trends, Bozkaya, Burçin and Singh, Vivek Kumar (eds.), Hershey, PA: IGI Global, August 2015, 121-149
    Başar, Ayfer and Kabak, Özgür and Topçu, İlker Y. and Bozkaya, Burçin, "Location analysis in banking: a new methodology and application for a Turkish bank", Applications of Location Analysis, Eiselt, H. A. and Marianov, Vladimir (eds.), USA: Springer 2015, 25-54
    Cao, Buyang and Bozkaya, Burçin, "Vehicle routing in service industry using decision support systems", Decision Making in Service Industries: A Practical Approach, Faulin, Javier and Juan, Angel A. and Grasman, Scott E. and Fry, Michael J. (eds.), Boca Raton: CRC Press, August 2012
  • Papers in Conference Proceedings
    Bozkaya, Burçin and Uğurlu, Seda and Jouan de Kervenoael, Ronan, "A new VRPPD model and a hybrid heuristic solution approach for e-tailing", The First Meeting of the EURO working Group on Vehicle Routing and Logistics Optimization (VEROLOG 2012), Bologna, Italy: Verolog, June 2012
    Bozkaya, Burçin and de Kervenoael, Ronan and Aykaç, Selcen, "Premium e-grocery: exploring value in logistics integrated service solutions", International Conference on Prospects for Research in Transport and Logistics on a Regional Global Perspective, İstanbul: Doğuş University, February 2009
    Bozkaya, Burçin and Jouan de Kervenoael, Ronan, "A multi-source vehicle routing model for delivering e-grocery", Odysseus 2009 - Fourth International Workshop on Freight Transportation and Logistics, 2009
    Ak, Ronay and Bozkaya, Burçin, "A proposed risk model and a GIS framework for hazardous materials transportation", International Engineering Management Conference 2008, USA: IEEE, July 2008
  • Volumes Edited / Special Issues
    Bozkaya, Burçin and Singh, Vivek Kumar, Preface (Geo-intelligence and visualization through big data trends), IGI-Global, August 2015
  • Before SU Publications

    Bozkaya B., E. Erkut and G. Laporte (2003), A Tabu Search Heuristic and Adaptive Memory Procedure for Political Districting, European J of Operational Research, 144(1), p. 12-26 Optimizing Periodic Maintenance Operations for Schindler Elevator Corporation (2003), Blakeley, F., B. Bozkaya, B. Cao, W. Hall and J. Knolmajer (2003), Interfaces, 33(1), p. 67-79 Bozkaya, B., J. Zhang and E. Erkut (2002), An Efficient Genetic Algorithm for the p-Median Problem, Ch. 6 in Facility Location: Applications and Theory, Z. Drezner and H.W. Hamacher (Eds), p. 179-205, Springer, New York.


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