Murat Yildirim

Murat Yildirim

Assistant Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering

4815 Fourth Street, Detroit, MI 48201
Manufacturing Engineering Building (MEB)
Room MEB 2049

murat@wayne.edu

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Murat Yildirim

Biography

Dr. Murat Yildirim is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Wayne State University. Prior to joining Wayne State, he worked as a postdoctoral fellow at the Georgia Institute of Technology (2016-2018). Dr. Yildirim's research interest lies in advancing the integration of mathematical programming and data analytics in various application domains, with a special emphasis on energy and mobility applications. Specifically, he focuses on the modeling and the computational challenges arising from the integration of real-time inferences generated by advanced data analytics into large-scale mixed integer programs (MIPs) used for optimizing and controlling networked systems.

 

Education

  • Ph.D. in System Informatics & Control/Industrial Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016
  • M.S. in Operations Research, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016
  • B.S. in Electrical & Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010
  • B.S. in Industrial & Systems Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010

Research Group

  •  Farnaz Fallahi (2018 - )

Publications

  • Basciftci, Beste, Shabbir Ahmed, Nagi Z. Gebraeel, and Murat Yildirim. "Stochastic Optimization of Maintenance and Operations Schedules under Unexpected Failures." IEEE Transactions on Power Systems (2018).
  • Ramanan P., Yıldırım M., Chow E., and Gebraeel N. “Asynchronous Decentralized Framework for Unit Commitment in Power Systems” ICCS 2017 International Conference on Computational Science, Zurich, Switzerland, (2017).
  • Yıldırım, M., Gebraeel, N., and Sun X. A. “Integrated Predictive Analytics & Optimization for Wind Farm Maintenance and Operations” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems (2017).
  • Yıldırım, M., Sun X. A., and Gebraeel, N. “Sensor-Driven Condition-Based Generator Maintenance Scheduling. Part 1: Maintenance Problem” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems (2016).
  • Yıldırım, M., Sun X. A., and Gebraeel, N. “Sensor-Driven Condition-Based Generator Maintenance Scheduling. Part 2: Integrating Operations” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems (2016).
 

 

Awards and Honors

  • Finalist, INFORMS Quality Statistics and Reliability Best Student Paper Competition, November 2016
  • Finalist, INFORMS Data Mining Best Student Paper Competition, November 2015
  • First Place, Doctoral Colloquium Poster Competition, May 2015
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