Mahmut Parlar

Dr. Mahmut Parlar

Professor / Distingushed University Professor / Distinguished Business Research Professor

Operations Management

CONTACT INFORMATION

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

June 2022

Modeling And Optimization Of Multilevel Marketing Operations

JOURNAL : NAVAL RESEARCH LOGISTICS

CONTRIBUTORS: Sh Hum, Mahmut Parlar
September 2021

Surgical Scheduling With Constrained Patient Waiting Times

JOURNAL : PRODUCTION AND OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: Y Zhou, Mahmut Parlar, V Verter, S Fraser
January 2021

Feedback Advertising Strategies In A Two-firm Differential Game: A Numerical Investigation

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SYSTEMS SCIENCE: OPERATIONS AND LOGISTICS

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar
October 2019

Optimal Control And Cooperative Game Theory Based Analysis Of A By-product Synergy System

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF CLEANER PRODUCTION

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, M Sharafali, M Goh
July 2019

Is It Fake? Using Potentially Low Quality Suppliers As Back-up When Genuine Suppliers Are Unavailable

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION ECONOMICS

CONTRIBUTORS: L Wagner, M? Gürbüz, Mahmut Parlar
April 2019

Product Recall Timing Optimization Using Dynamic Programming

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION ECONOMICS

CONTRIBUTORS: L Yao, Mahmut Parlar
September 2018

Event-based Allocation Of Airline Check-in Counters: A Simple Dynamic Optimization Method Supported By Empirical Data

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL TRANSACTIONS IN OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, B Rodrigues, M Sharafali
January 2018

Measurement And Optimization Of Responsiveness In Supply Chain Networks With Queueing Structures

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Sh Hum, Mahmut Parlar, Yun Zhou
October 2017

Optimal Timing To Initiate Medical Treatment For A Disease Evolving As A Semi-markov Process

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF OPTIMIZATION THEORY AND APPLICATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Mc Chou, Mahmut Parlar, Yun Zhou
August 2015

A Make-to-stock Mountain-type Inventory Model

JOURNAL : ANNALS OF OPERATIONS RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Oj Boxma, Mahmut Parlar, D Perry
January 2014

Cooperative Game Analysis Of Retail Space-exchange Problems

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: M Leng, Mahmut Parlar, D Zhang
January 2014

Measurement And Optimization Of Supply Chain Responsiveness

JOURNAL : IIE TRANSACTIONS (INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERS)

CONTRIBUTORS: Sh Hum, Mahmut Parlar
January 2014

Optimal Design Of Multi-server Markovian Queues With Polynomial Waiting And Service Costs

JOURNAL : APPLIED STOCHASTIC MODELS IN BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, M Sharafali
December 2013

Dynamic Bidding Strategies In Search-based Advertising

JOURNAL : ANNALS OF OPERATIONS RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: S Dayanik, Mahmut Parlar
October 2013

Online Retailers' Promotional Pricing, Free-shipping Threshold, And Inventory Decisions: A Simulation-based Analysis

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: R Becerril-arreola, M Leng, Mahmut Parlar
June 2013

Demand Functions In Decision Modeling: A Comprehensive Survey And Research Directions

JOURNAL : DECISION SCIENCES

CONTRIBUTORS: J Huang, M Leng, Mahmut Parlar
January 2013

The Retail Space-exchange Problem With Pricing And Space Allocation Decisions

JOURNAL : PRODUCTION AND OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: M Leng, Mahmut Parlar, D Zhang
September 2012

Transfer Pricing In A Multidivisional Firm: A Cooperative Game Analysis

JOURNAL : OPERATIONS RESEARCH LETTERS

CONTRIBUTORS: M Leng, Mahmut Parlar
May 2012

Analysis Of A Simple Capacity Game

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL TRANSACTIONS IN OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: J Song, Mahmut Parlar
January 2012

Optimal Keyword Bids In Search-based Advertising With Stochastic Advertisement Positions

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF OPTIMIZATION THEORY AND APPLICATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: S Cholette, O Özlük, Mahmut Parlar
October 2011

Games With Incomplete Information: A Simplified Exposition With Inventory Management Applications

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION ECONOMICS

CONTRIBUTORS: H Wu, Mahmut Parlar
June 2011

Fifo Versus Lifo Issuing Policies For Stochastic Perishable Inventory Systems

JOURNAL : METHODOLOGY AND COMPUTING IN APPLIED PROBABILITY

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, D Perry, W Stadje
May 2011

Optimal Inventory And Admission Policies For Drop-shipping Retailers Serving In-store And Online Customers

JOURNAL : IIE TRANSACTIONS (INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERS)

CONTRIBUTORS: J Chen, Y Chen, Mahmut Parlar, Y Xiao
February 2011

An Efficient Dynamic Optimization Method For Sequential Identification Of Group-testable Items

JOURNAL : IIE TRANSACTIONS (INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERS)

CONTRIBUTORS: J Feng, L Liu, Mahmut Parlar
October 2010

Analytic Solution For The Nucleolus Of A Three-player Cooperative Game

JOURNAL : NAVAL RESEARCH LOGISTICS

CONTRIBUTORS: M Leng, Mahmut Parlar
May 2010

A One-time Excess Inventory Disposal Decision Under A Stationary Base-stock Policy

JOURNAL : STOCHASTIC ANALYSIS AND APPLICATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: S Çetinkaya, Mahmut Parlar
January 2009

Two-stage Stochastic Integer Programming Model For Multiperiod Sea Cargo Mix Problem In Container Shipping Industry

JOURNAL : IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON SYSTEMS, MAN, AND CYBERNETICS PART A:SYSTEMS AND HUMANS

CONTRIBUTORS: Jsk Ang, C Cao, Mahmut Parlar, Hq Ye
August 2008

Dynamic Allocation Of Airline Check-in Counters: A Queueing Optimization Approach

JOURNAL : MANAGEMENT SCIENCE

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, M Sharafali
November 2007

Applications Of Bulk Queues To Group Testing Models With Incomplete Identification

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Sk Bar-lev, Mahmut Parlar, D Perry, W Stadje, Fa Van der duyn schouten
May 2007

Pricing And Lead Time Decisions In Decentralized Supply Chains

JOURNAL : MANAGEMENT SCIENCE

CONTRIBUTORS: L Liu, Mahmut Parlar, Sx Zhu
May 2007

Value Of A Put Option To The Risk-averse Newsvendor

JOURNAL : IIE TRANSACTIONS (INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERS)

CONTRIBUTORS: F Chen, Mahmut Parlar
November 2006

Optimal Control Of A Revenue Management System With Dynamic Pricing Facing Linear Demand

JOURNAL : OPTIMAL CONTROL APPLICATIONS AND METHODS

CONTRIBUTORS: Fs Chou, Mahmut Parlar
November 2006

A Differentiated Service Scheme To Optimize Website Revenues

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF THE OPERATIONAL RESEARCH SOCIETY

CONTRIBUTORS: J Ou, Mahmut Parlar, M Sharafali
July 2006

Game-theoretic Analysis Of An Ancient Chinese Horse Race Problem

JOURNAL : COMPUTERS AND OPERATIONS RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: M Leng, Mahmut Parlar
May 2006

Optimal Parking Of Idle Elevators Under Myopic And State-dependent Policies

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, M Sharafali, J Ou
April 2006

Coordinating Pricing And Production Decisions In The Presence Of Price Competition

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, Zk Weng
December 2005

Free Shipping And Purchasing Decisions In B2b Transactions: A Game-theoretic Analysis

JOURNAL : IIE TRANSACTIONS (INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERS)

CONTRIBUTORS: M Leng, Mahmut Parlar
June 2005

Production/clearing Models Under Continuous And Sporadic Reviews

JOURNAL : METHODOLOGY AND COMPUTING IN APPLIED PROBABILITY

CONTRIBUTORS: O Berman, Mahmut Parlar, D Perry, Mjm Posner
January 2005

Dynamic Analysis Of The Newsboy Model With Early Purchase Commitments

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SERVICES AND OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: H Chen, Mahmut Parlar
January 2005

Optimal Quota Allocation For A Revenue-maximizing Auction Holder Facing A Random Number Of Bidders

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL TRANSACTIONS IN OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Fs Chou, Mahmut Parlar
February 2003

Balancing Desirable But Conflicting Objectives In The Newsvendor Problem

JOURNAL : IIE TRANSACTIONS (INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERS)

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, Zk Weng
March 2002

Optimal Switchover Times Between Two Activities Utilizing The Same Resource

JOURNAL : NAVAL RESEARCH LOGISTICS

CONTRIBUTORS: M Karakul, Mahmut Parlar
January 2000

A Generalized Bootstrap Method To Determine The Yield Curve

JOURNAL : APPLIED MATHEMATICAL FINANCE

CONTRIBUTORS: Richard Deaves, Mahmut Parlar
December 1999

Integrating Early Sales With Production Decisions: Analysis And Insights

JOURNAL : IIE TRANSACTIONS (INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERS)

CONTRIBUTORS: Z Kevin weng, Mahmut Parlar
January 1999

Integrating Early Sales With Production Decisions: Analysis And Insights

JOURNAL : IIE TRANSACTIONS (INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERS)

CONTRIBUTORS: Zk Weng, Mahmut Parlar
January 1999

Allocating Resources To Research And Development Projects In A Competitive Environment

JOURNAL : IIE TRANSACTIONS (INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERS)

CONTRIBUTORS: Y Gerchak, Mahmut Parlar
January 1999

Inventory Models With Unreliable Suppliers In A Random Environment

JOURNAL : ANNALS OF OPERATIONS RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: S Özekici, Mahmut Parlar
October 1998

Optimal Myopic Policy For A Stochastic Inventory Problem With Fixed And Proportional Backorder Costs

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: S Çetinkaya, Mahmut Parlar
January 1998

Nonlinear Programming Analysis To Estimate Implicit Inventory Backorder Costs

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF OPTIMIZATION THEORY AND APPLICATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: S Çetinkaya, Mahmut Parlar
June 1997

Continuous-review Inventory Problem With Random Supply Interruptions

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar
January 1997

Stationary And Time-dependent Policies For The Substitute Teacher Pool Problem

JOURNAL : SOCIO-ECONOMIC PLANNING SCIENCES

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar
January 1997

Optimal Nonmyopic Gambling Strategy For The Generalized Kelly Criterion

JOURNAL : NAVAL RESEARCH LOGISTICS

CONTRIBUTORS: S Cetinkaya, Mahmut Parlar
January 1997

An Inventory Problem With Two Randomly Available Suppliers

JOURNAL : OPERATIONS RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: U Gürler, Mahmut Parlar
January 1996

Inventory Models Of Future Supply Uncertainty With Single And Multiple Suppliers

JOURNAL : NAVAL RESEARCH LOGISTICS

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, D Perry
January 1996

Analysis Of A Two-sided Production Policy With Inventory-level-dependent Production Rates

JOURNAL : APPLIED STOCHASTIC MODELS AND DATA ANALYSIS

CONTRIBUTORS: Sk Bar-lev, Mahmut Parlar, D Perry
January 1995

Optimal Sequential Decisions For Incomplete Identification Of Group-testable Items

JOURNAL : SEQUENTIAL ANALYSIS

CONTRIBUTORS: Sk Bar-lev, Mahmut Parlar, D Perry
January 1995

A Periodic Review Inventory Model With Markovian Supply Availability

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION ECONOMICS

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, Y Wang, Y Gerchak
July 1994

A Three-person Game Theory Model Arising In Stochastic Inventory Control Theory

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Q Wang, Mahmut Parlar
July 1994

A Three-person Game Theory Model Arising In Stochastic Inventory Control Theory

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Qinan Wang, Mahmut Parlar
January 1994

Discounting Decisions In A Supplier-buyer Relationship With A Linear Buyer’s Demand

JOURNAL : IIE TRANSACTIONS (INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERS)

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, Q Wang
January 1994

Single Facility Location Problem With Region-dependent Distance Metrics

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SYSTEMS SCIENCE

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar
January 1994

On The Eoq Model With Inventory-level-dependent Demand Rate And Random Yield

JOURNAL : OPERATIONS RESEARCH LETTERS

CONTRIBUTORS: Sk Bar-lev, Mahmut Parlar, D Perry
April 1993

Diversification Under Yield Randomness In Inventory Models

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, D Wang
January 1993

A Comparison Of Allocation Policies In A Two-echelon Repairable-item Inventory Model

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION ECONOMICS

CONTRIBUTORS: Md Büyükkurt, Mahmut Parlar
January 1993

Optimal Production And Maintenance Decisions When A System Experience Age?dependent Deterioration

JOURNAL : OPTIMAL CONTROL APPLICATIONS AND METHODS

CONTRIBUTORS: Di Cho, Prakash Abad, Mahmut Parlar
January 1993

Impulse Control Of A Brownian Inventory System With Supplier Uncertainty

JOURNAL : STOCHASTIC ANALYSIS AND APPLICATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Sk Bar-lev, Mahmut Parlar, Mahmut Parlar
October 1992

Stochastic Inventory Problem With Piecewise Quadratic Holding Cost Function Containing A Cost-free Interval

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF OPTIMIZATION THEORY AND APPLICATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, R Rempala
January 1992

A Stochastic Inventory Problem With Piecewise Quadratic Costs

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION ECONOMICS

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, R Rempala
March 1991

A Survey Of Maintenance Models For Multi-unit Systems

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Di Cho, Mahmut Parlar
January 1991

Investing In Reducing Lead-time Randomness In Continuous-review Inventory Models

JOURNAL : ENGINEERING COSTS AND PRODUCTION ECONOMICS

CONTRIBUTORS: Y Gerchak, Mahmut Parlar
January 1991

Future Supply Uncertainty In Eoq Models

JOURNAL : NAVAL RESEARCH LOGISTICS (NRL)

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, D Berkin
January 1990

On Manpower Planning In The Presence Of Learning

JOURNAL : ENGINEERING COSTS AND PRODUCTION ECONOMICS

CONTRIBUTORS: Y Gerchak, Mahmut Parlar, Ss Sengupta
January 1990

Stochastic Decision Tree Analysis On An Electronic Spreadsheet

JOURNAL : COMPUTERS AND INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar
January 1990

Yield Randomness, Cost Tradeoffs, And Diversification In The Eoq Model

JOURNAL : NAVAL RESEARCH LOGISTICS (NRL)

CONTRIBUTORS: Y Gerchak, Mahmut Parlar
November 1989

Optimal Plant Size With Variable Cost And Revenue Streams

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: I Krinsky, Mahmut Parlar
September 1989

Static Game Theory Models And Their Applications In Management Science

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Q Wang, Mahmut Parlar
January 1989

Expim: A Knowledge-based Expert System For Production/inventory Modelling

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar
January 1989

Control Of A Production System With Variable Yield And Random Demand

JOURNAL : COMPUTERS AND OPERATIONS RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, Y Gerchak
June 1988

Periodic Review Production Models With Variable Yield And Uncertain Demand

JOURNAL : IIE TRANSACTIONS (INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERS)

CONTRIBUTORS: Y Gerchak, Rg Vickson, Mahmut Parlar
January 1987

A Single Period Inventory Problem With Partially Controllable Demand

JOURNAL : COMPUTERS AND OPERATIONS RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Y Gerchak, Mahmut Parlar
January 1986

Dynamic Programming On An Electronic Spreadsheet

JOURNAL : COMPUTERS AND INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar
January 1986

A Problem In Jointly Optimal Production And Advertising Decisions

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SYSTEMS SCIENCE

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar
January 1985

A Stochastic Production Planning Model With A Dynamic Chance Constraint

JOURNAL : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPERATIONAL RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar
January 1985

Use Of Stochastic Control Theory To Model A Forest Management System

JOURNAL : APPLIED MATHEMATICAL MODELLING

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar
January 1985

Optimal Rationing Policies And Production Quantities For Products With Several Demand Classes

JOURNAL : CANADIAN JOURNAL OF ADMINISTRATIVE SCIENCES / REVUE CANADIENNE DES SCIENCES DE L'ADMINISTRATION

CONTRIBUTORS: Y Gerchak, Mahmut Parlar, Tkm Yee
January 1985

Optimal Control Analysis Of A Simple Criminal Prosecution Model

JOURNAL : OPTIMAL CONTROL APPLICATIONS AND METHODS

CONTRIBUTORS: Y Gerchak, Mahmut Parlar
August 1984

Optimal Staffing Of A Forest Fire Fighting Organization

JOURNAL : CANADIAN JOURNAL OF FOREST RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Yash p Aneja, Mahmut Parlar
January 1984

Optimal Dynamic Service Rate Control In Time Dependent M/m/s/n Queues

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SYSTEMS SCIENCE

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar
January 1983

Optimal Forest Fire Control With Limited Reinforcements

JOURNAL : OPTIMAL CONTROL APPLICATIONS AND METHODS

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar
January 1983

Modeling Manpower Systems In Two-grade Organizations

JOURNAL : IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON SYSTEMS, MAN AND CYBERNETICS

CONTRIBUTORS: Y Gerchak, Mahmut Parlar
January 1982

Optimal Forest Fire Control: An Extension Of Parks' Model.

JOURNAL : FOREST SCIENCE

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, Rg Vickson
January 1982

A Decomposition Technique For An Optimal Control Problem With "pqdz" Cost And Bounded Controls

JOURNAL : IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON AUTOMATIC CONTROL

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar
January 1981

Stochastic Control Of A Pension Fund Model With First?order Markov?dependent Parameters

JOURNAL : OPTIMAL CONTROL APPLICATIONS AND METHODS

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar
January 1980

An Optimal Control Problem With Piecewise Quadratic Cost Functional Containing A ‘dead?zone’

JOURNAL : OPTIMAL CONTROL APPLICATIONS AND METHODS

CONTRIBUTORS: Mahmut Parlar, Rg Vickson

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

October 2010

Decision Making Of Hotel Room Allocation: A Statistic Game

CONFERENCE : INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON INTERNET TECHNOLOGY AND APPLICATIONS, ITAP 2010 - PROCEEDINGS

CONTRIBUTORS: J Song, Mahmut Parlar, Q Yuan
2007

Applications Of Bulk Queues To Group Testing Models With Incomplete Identification

CONTRIBUTORS: Sk Bar-lev, Mahmut Parlar, D Perry, W Stadje, Fa Van der duyn schouten
December 1986

Single-period Production Model With Uncertain Output And Demand.

CONFERENCE : PROCEEDINGS OF THE IEEE CONFERENCE ON DECISION AND CONTROL

CONTRIBUTORS: Y Gerchak, Rg Vickson, Mahmut Parlar