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Murat Kaya Faculty Member
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M.S. and Ph.D. in Management Science and Engineering, Stanford University, 2002 and 2007, respectively
B.S. in Industrial Engineering, Middle East Technical University (METU), 2001.

Areas of Interest

Supply chain management, Decision analysis, Behavioral operations management, Energy and Electricity supply chains


INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and Management Science) POMS (Production and Operations Management Society) YAD (Turkish Operations Research Society)


  • Article
    Esmaeili Aliabadi, Danial and Kaya, Murat and Şahin, Güvenç (2017) "Competition, risk and learning in electricity markets: an agent-based simulation study", Applied Energy, Vol.195, 1000-1011 (SCI, SSCI)
    Esmaeili Aliabadi, Danial and Kaya, Murat and Şahin, Güvenç (2017) "An agent-based simulation of power generation company behavior in electricity markets under different market-clearing mechanisms", Energy Policy, Vol.100, 191-205 (SCI)
    Esmaeili Aliabadi, Danial and Kaya, Murat and Şahin, Güvenç (2016) "Determining collusion opportunities in deregulated electricity markets", Electric Power Systems Research, Vol.141, 432-441 (SCI)
    Kaya, Murat and Özer, Özalp (2009) "Quality risk in outsourcing: noncontractible product quality and private quality cost information", Naval Research Logistics, Vol.56, No.7, 669-685 (SCI)
    Chen, Kay-Yut and Kaya, Murat and Özer, Özalp (2008) "Dual sales channel management with service competition", Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, Vol.10, No.4, 654-675 (SCI)
  • Book Section / Chapter
    Frenk, Hans and Kaya, Murat and Pourghannad, Behrooz, "Generalizing the ordering cost and holding-backlog cost rate functions in EOQ-type inventory models", Handbook of EOQ Inventory Problems: Stochastic and Deterministic Models and Applications, Choi, Jason (ed.), New York, NY: Springer 2014, 79-119
    Ertek, Gürdal and Kaya, Murat and Kefeli, Cemre and Onur, Özge and Uzer, Kerem, "Scoring and predicting risk preferences", Behavior Computing: Modeling, Analysis, Mining and Decision, Cao, Longbing and Yu, Philip S. (eds.), Berlin: Springer 2012, 143-163
    Kaya, Murat and Haksöz, Çağrı, " Borusan Lojistik: winning in the 3PL market ", Managing Supply Chains on the Silk Road: Strategy, Performance and Risk, Haksöz, Çağrı and Seshadri, Sridhar and Iyer, Ananth V. (eds.), New York, NY, USA: CRC Press, December 2011
  • Papers in Conference Proceedings
    Yeşil, Engin and Kaya, Murat and Sıradağ, Sarven, "Fuzzy forecast combiner design for fast fashion demand forecasting", International Symposium on Innovations in Intelligent Systems and Applications (INISTA 2012), USA: IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) 2012, 1-5