Pelin Bayındır, Assoc. Prof. Dr.

E-Mail:
bpelin@metu.edu.tr
Phone:
+90 (312) 210 4793
Fax:
+90 (312) 210 47 86
Office:
IE 336

Education Background

  • B.S., METU, 1995
  • M.S., METU, 1997
  • Ph.D., METU, 2002

Short Bio

After receiving her Ph.D. degree, Dr. Bayındır worked as a post-doc researcher in Econometric Institute of Erasmus University Rotterdam in 2002-2004, and as a visiting assistant professor in Industrial and Systems Engineering Department of University of Florida in 2004-2005. She joined the faculty in METU Industrial Engineering Department in 2005.

Research Topics

  • Pricing / production decisions in closed-loop supply chains
  • Inventory planning for closed-loop supply chains
  • Coordination / cooperation / competition in closed loop supply chains
  • Disassembly scheduling, line balancing and lot sizing problems
  • Spare part inventory systems
  • Facility location problems for health care services

Areas of Expertise

  • Closed-loop supply chains
  • Inventory Theory
  • Stochastic models of production / distribution systems
  • Supply chain management