Ümit Bilge

Ph.D., Professor
B.S. in IE, Boğaziçi University, 1982;
M.S. in IE, Boğaziçi University, 1984;
Ph.D. in IE, Boğaziçi University, 1991.
Research Interests: 
Machine and project scheduling, Production planning and control under manufacturing flexibility, CIM and automated guided vehicle systems, Meta-heuristic methods in optimization

Recent publications

  1. A tabu search algorithm for the single machine total weighted tardiness problem, Bilge, Ümit, Kurtulan Müjde, and Kıraç Furkan , European Journal of Operational Research, Volume 176, Number 3, p.1423–1435, (2007)
  2. Multi-attribute responsive dispatching strategies for automated guided vehicles, Bilge, Ümit, Esenduran Gökçe, Varol Nebibe, Öztürk Zeynep, Aydın Burcu, and Alp Aysun , International Journal of Production Economics, Volume 100, Number 1, p.65–75, (2006)
  3. A tabu search algorithm for parallel machine total tardiness problem, Bilge, Ümit, Kıraç Furkan, Kurtulan Müjde, and Pekgün Pelin , Computers & Operations Research, Volume 31, Number 3, p.397–414, (2004)
  4. AGV systems with multi-load carriers: basic issues and potential benefits, Bilge, Ümit, and Tanchoco JMA , Journal of manufacturing systems, Volume 16, Number 3, p.159–174, (1997)
  5. Simultaneous scheduling of machines and automated guided vehicles, Ulusoy, G, and Bilge Ümit , THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION RESEARCH, Volume 31, Number 12, p.2857–2873, (1993)