Zeki Ayag received his B.S, M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in industrial engineering from ITU, Istanbul, Turkey, in 1989, 1991, and 2003, respectively. He is currently working as an Associate Professor at the Department of Industrial Engineering of Kadir Has University. He is also the Chair of the Department of Industrial Engineering and a Board Member of the Faculty of Engineering. In addition to his academic experience, he has national and international industrial experience, such as CAD Engineer at Magna International Inc., Cam-Slide Mfg. (Canada), and an Engineering Designer at Mold-Masters (Canada). His research interests include MCDM, CIM, CAD/CAM, AHP/ANP, fuzzy logic, simulation, and NPD. He has published many articles in periodical journals indexed by SCI and SCI-Expanded, such as International Journal of Production Research, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, IIE Transactions, Journal of Engineering Design, and Journal of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems. He is also an active Referee for outstanding journals and conferences, such as the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 2005). He is a licensed Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) from both PEO in Canada and the Chamber of Mechanical Engineers of Turkey (TMMOB). He is a Senior Member of the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE). Moreover, he is a Member of the International Society on Multiple Criteria Decision Making (MCDM), Society for Modeling and Simulation International (SCS), and Society of Operations Research, Turkey.
Biography Updated on 11 September 2013