Demet Batur

Demet Batur

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Assistant Professor
Supply Chain Management and Analytics
Education
  • Ph.D., Industrial and Systems Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006
  • M.S., Industrial and Systems Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003
  • B.S., Industrial Engineering, Marmara University, 2001
Expertise
  • Operations Management
  • Decision Science
  • Supply Chain Integration and Management
  • Systems Simulation and Analysis
Biography
Dr. Demet Batur earned her Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology; her M.S. from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and her B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Marmara University. She joined CBA in 2011 with expertise in operations management; decision science; supply chain integration and management; and systems simulation and analysis. Her teaching focuses on supply chain decision making models; supply chain risk management; and operations and supply chain management.

Batur’s publications include “Stochastic Dominance Based Comparison for System Selection,” European Journal of Operational Research; “A Quantile-Based Approach to System Selection,” European Journal of Operational Research; and “Finding Feasible Systems in the Presence of Constraints on Multiple Performance Measures,” ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation.

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS WORK IN PROGRESS
  • Asymptotically Valid Quantile Based Stochastic System Selection Procedure. D. Batur and F. Choobineh, 2017.
  • Shades of White: Impacts of Population Dynamics and TV Viewership on Available TV Spectrum. Z. Zhao, M.C. Vuran, D. Batur, and E. Ekici, 2017.
  • Stochastically-Dominant Path Selection for Wireless Mesh Networks Based on MAC Layer Information. Y. Bai, M.C. Vuran, D. Batur, and S. Goddard, 2017.
GRANTS
  • Collaborative Research: Cog-TV: Business and Technical Analysis of Cognitive Radio TV Sets for Enhanced Spectrum Access. National Science Foundation, 2013-2016. Budget: $461,518, M.C. Vuran (UNL Lead PI), E. Ekici (OSU PI), D. Batur (UNL Co-PI).
  • Optimization-via-Simulation with Stochastic Dominance. Constance Miriam and Ethel Corrine Syford Memorial Fund, Research Council, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2011. Budget: $2,500, D. Batur (PI), F. Choobineh (Co-PI).
  • Optimizing Ethanol Trucking Costs. Aurora Cooperative, NE, 2010-2011. Budget: $5,000, E. Jones (PI), D. Batur (Co-PI).
  • Cost-Effective Optimal Deployment Techniques for Wireless Underground Sensor Networks. Maude Hammond Fling Faculty Interdisciplinary Research Fellowship, Research Council, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2010. Budget: $19,561, M.C. Vuran (PI), D. Batur (Co-PI), F. Choobineh (Co-PI).
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
  • Lecturer, Industrial and Management Systems Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2009-2011.
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, Industrial and Management Systems Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2008-2009.
  • Associate Consultant, TransSolutions, Fort Worth, TX, 2006-2007.
  • Graduate Assistant, School of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, 2002-2006.
TEACHING
  • SCMS 335 - Supply Chain Decision Making Models
  • SCMS 437 - Supply Chain Risk Management
  • MNGT 331 - Operations and Supply Chain Management
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Contact Information

CoB 511 J
P.O. Box 880491
Lincoln, NE 68588-0491
Phone: 402-472-0935
Fax: 402-472-5855
dbatur@unl.edu

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