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. Specifically, he focuses on the modeling and the computational challenges arising from the integration of real-time inferences generated by advanced data analytics and simulation into large-scale mathematical programming models used for optimizing and controlling networked systems.

 

  • Assistant Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Wayne State University 2019 -
  • Postdoctoral Researcher in Industrial Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-2018

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

PhD Students:
  •  Farnaz Fallahi (2018 - ) 
  •  Suleyman Yildirim (2018 - ) coadvised with Alper Murat
  •  Nur Banu Demir (2019 - ) coadvised with Alper Murat
  •  Deniz Altinpulluk (2019 - )

 

 

Publications

Journal Publications:

-2020-

[14] Fallahi F., Yildirim M., Lin J., Wang, C. “Sensor-Driven Microgrid Generation Maintenance: Formulation and Impact on Operations & Resilience” under review (2020).

[13] Liu, Xingchen, Zhisheng, Ye, Yildirim M. “Optimal Multi-Type Inspection Policy for Systems with Imperfect Condition Monitoring” under review (2020).

[12] Bakir I.*, Yildirim M.*, Ursavas E. “Condition Based Maintenance and Operations Scheduling for Multi-Component Wind Turbines” under review (2020) (* equal contribution).

[11] Ramanan P., Yıldırım M., Gebraeel N., Chow E. “Decentralized Solution Framework for Large Scale Generation Maintenance Scheduling” under review (2020).

[10] Yildirim, S., Murat, A., Yildirim, M., Arslanturk, S. "Process Knowledge Driven Change Point Detection for Automated Calibration of Discrete Event Simulation Models Using Machine Learning." arXiv preprint arXiv:2005.05385 (2020).

[9] Rouholamini, M., Wang, C., Yildirim, M. “A Criterion for Fast Identifying a Power System’s Susceptibility to Outage Contingency” submitted letter (2020).

[8] Peters, B., Yildirim, M., Gebraeel, N., Paynabar, K. "Severity-Based Diagnosis for Vehicular Electric Systems with Multiple, Interacting Fault Modes" Reliability Engineering and System Safety (2020).

-2019-

[7] Yildirim, M., Gebraeel, N., Sun X. A. "Leveraging Predictive Analytics to Control and Coordinate Operations, Asset Loading and Maintenance" IEEE Transactions on Power Systems (2019).

[6] Ramanan, P.. Yildirim, M., Gebraeel, N., and Chow, E. "An Asynchronous, Decentralized Solution Framework for the Large Scale Unit Commitment ProblemIEEE Transactions on Power Systems (2019).

-Before 2019-

[5] Basciftci, B, Ahmed S., Gebraeel N., and Yildirim, M. "Stochastic Optimization of Maintenance and Operations Schedules under Unexpected Failures." IEEE Transactions on Power Systems (2018).

[4] Yildirim, M., Gebraeel, N., and Sun X. A. “Integrated Predictive Analytics & Optimization for Wind Farm Maintenance and OperationsIEEE Transactions on Power Systems (2017).

[3] Yildirim, M., Sun X. A., and Gebraeel, N. “Sensor-Driven Condition-Based Generator Maintenance Scheduling. Part 1: Maintenance ProblemIEEE Transactions on Power Systems (2016).

[2] Yıldırım, M., Sun X. A., and Gebraeel, N. “Sensor-Driven Condition-Based Generator Maintenance Scheduling. Part 2: Integrating OperationsIEEE Transactions on Power Systems (2016).


Computer Science Conferences:

[1] Ramanan P., Yildirim M., Chow E., and Gebraeel N. “Asynchronous Decentralized Framework for Unit Commitment in Power SystemsICCS 2017 International Conference on Computational Science, Zurich, Switzerland, (2017).

 

 

Awards and Honors

Publications [6,7]:
  • 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

Publication [4]: Winner, INFORMS Energy, Natural Resources and the Environment Best Student Paper Competition, November 2018