Semra Ahiska

Adjunct Associate Professor

Dr. Ahiska is an adjunct Associate Professor from the Industrial Engineering Department at Galatasaray University in Istanbul, Turkey. She received scholarship support from the Turkish Council of Higher Education (Yükseköğretim Kurulu) to pursue collaborative research at CAMAL.

Education

Ph.D. 2008

Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial Engineering

NC State University

MSIE 2003

Master of Science in Industrial Engineering

Galatasaray University

BSIE 2001

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering

Istanbul Technical University

Research Description

Dr. Ahiska's research focuses in the area of stochastic production and inventory control with applications to hybrid manufacturing/remanufacturing systems, multi-supplier systems, and systems with product substitution. An emphasis of her work is in the characterization of optimal control policies in order to develop implementable control systems.