Assoc. Prof.  Diyar  Akay

 

Department of Industrial Engineering

Faculty of Engineering, Gazi University

06570, Ankara, Turkey

Tel:  +90 312 582 38 44

Fax: +90 312 230 84 34

Email: diyar@gazi.edu.tr

 

Education

 

• Ph.D., Industrial Engineering, Gazi University, TR, December 2006

• M.Sc., Industrial Engineering, Gazi University, TR, July 2003

• B.Sc., Industrial Engineering, Gazi University, TR, June 2001

 

Working Experience

 

• Associate Professor, June 2012 -   , Department of Industrial Engineering, Gazi University, TR

• Visiting Researcher, April 2010 - May 2010, George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA

• Assistant Professor, September 2009 - June 2012, Department of Industrial Engineering, Gazi University, TR

• Postdoctoral Research Engineer, August 2008 - April 2009, Affective Engineering Laboratory, School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Leeds, UK

   (supported by University of Leeds)

• Postdoctoral Researcher, July 2007 - April 2008, Affective Engineering Laboratory, School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Leeds, UK 

   (supported by TUBITAK - The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey)

• Research Assistant, December 2001 - September 2009, Department of Industrial Engineering, Gazi University, TR

 

Research Interests

 

• Fuzzy Sets & Systems, Data Mining

• Affective Design (Kansei Engineering)

 

Publications

 

Researcher ID: C-1516-2008 (view publications and citation metrics)

 

Theses Supervised

 

Ph.D. Theses

 

Serkan Genć, “Linguistic Summarization in Information Networks, Gazi University, Turkey, 2016.

Alptekin Demiray, Second Generation Collaborative Planning, Forecasting and Replenishment Methodology with Business Analytics Support, Gazi University, Turkey, 2015.

Fatih Emre Boran, “Linguistic Summarization with Interval Type-2 Fuzzy Sets”, Gazi University, Turkey, 2013.

 

M.S. Theses

 

Esen Yűldűz Igde, “Linguistic Summarization of Structured Patent Data”, Gazi University, Turkey, 2017.

Betül Gerek Köse, “Application of BPM Systematics by Using Process Mining in Enterprises with a Software-Assisted Industrial Application Example - Construction Company”, Gazi University, Turkey, 2017.

Engin Duran, “Grey Relational Analysis Between Turkey’s Macroeconomic Indicators and Domestic Savings”, Gazi University, Turkey, 2016.

Sena Aydogan, “An Extension of Fuzzy Linguistic Summarization Considering Probabilistic Uncertainty”, Gazi University, Turkey, 2015.

Hakan Hatipoglu, “Linguistic Summarization of Europe Brent Spot Price Time Series Along with the Interpretations from the Perspective of Turkey”, Gazi University, Turkey, 2014.

• Mehmet Erdem, “Classification of Risks of Low Back Disorders with Support Vector Machines”, Gazi University, Turkey, 2012.

 

Professional & Editorial Activities

 

• Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Senior Member'2018

• Associate Editor, IEEE Access, (SCI-Expanded)

• Editorial Board, The Journal of Grey System, (SCI-Expanded)

• Editorial Board, Grey Systems: Theory and Application, (ESCI)

 

 

Reviewing for

 

ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data, Advances in Mechanical Engineering, AIEDAM: Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing, Applied Energy, Applied Mathematical Modelling, Applied Soft Computing, Computers & Industrial Engineering, Computers & Mathematics with Applications, Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, Energy, Expert Systems with Applications, Gazi University Journal of Science, Gazi University Journal of Science Part C: Design and Technology , Grey Systems Theory and Applications, Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing, IEEE Access, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, IEEE Transactions on Systems Man and Cybernetics-Part B: Cybernetics, IEEE Transactions on Systems Man and Cybernetics: Systems, Industria Textila, Industrial Engineering & Management Systems, Information Sciences, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, International Journal of Information Technology & Decision Making, International Journal of Production Research, Iranian Journal of Fuzzy Systems, Journal of Grey System, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, Journal of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems, Journal of Thermal Science and Technology, Kybernetes, Physics Letter A, Politeknik Dergisi , Soft Computing, Turkish Journal of Fuzzy Systems, IEEE 2008 International Conference on Fuzzy Systems, IEEE 2012 International Conference on Fuzzy Systems, IEEE 2016 International Conference on Fuzzy Systems, IEEE 2017 International Conference on Fuzzy Systems, IEEE 2018 International Conference on Fuzzy Systems, KEER 2018- 7th International Conference on Kansei Engineering & Emotion Research, IEEE 2018 World Congress on Computational Intelligence

 

Projects

 

• Project Coordinator, “Linguistic Summarization of Time Series Related to the Energy Consumption Data”, (Gazi Bap-06/2012-41), Gazi University - Scientific Research Project, (Completed).

• Project Coordinator, “Linguistic Summarization with Interval Type-2 Fuzzy Sets”, (112M030),  The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) (Completed).

• Researcher, “SynTex - Measuring Feelings and Expectations Associated with Texture”, (NEST043157),  European Union 6th Framework Project (Completed).

• Project Coordinator, “Classification of Risk of Low Back Disorders with Support Vector Machines”, (Gazi Bap-06/2010-21), Gazi University - Scientific Research Project (Completed).

 

Awards & Honors

 

• TUBITAK Fellowship for Postdoctoral Research Study at University of Leeds, 2007 (9 months)

• TUBITAK - International Scientific Publication Encouragement Award (18 times)

• 2001, Ranked First in the Graduates List of Industrial Engineering Department, Gazi University, TR

 

Teaching

 

• ENM 321 Human Engineering (Ergonomics) – Ergonomi

• ENM 322 Work Study– İş Etüdü

• ENM 370 Data Mining – Veri Madenciliği

• ENM 443 Research Project / ENM 444 Graduate Project – Araştűrma Projesi / Bitirme Ödevi

• ENM 477 Product Design and Development - Ürün Tasarűmű ve Geliştirme 

• ENM 547 Fuzzy Set Theory – Bulanűk Küme Teorisi

• ENM 558 Knowledge Discovery – Bilgi Keşfi