• Industrial Distribution
  • Associate Professor
Ismail Capar

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering, Mississippi State University, 2007
  • M.S. in Industrial Engineering, Sabanci University, Turkey, 2002
  • B.S. in Industrial Engineering, Istanbul Technical University, 2000

Research Interests

    • Inventory and Transportation Coordination
    • Distribution and Logistics Management
    • Warehouse Design and Optimization
    • Supply Chain Network Optimization
    • Supply Chain Management
    • Supply Chain Crisis Management
    • Transportation Issues During Incidents of National Significance
    • Joint Facility Location and Pricing Decisions
    • Location/Pricing Decisions for Alternative Fuel Vehicles

Awards & Honors

  • 2012 IIE Annual Award for Excellence in the Teaching of Logistics and Supply Chain
  • 2012 Industrial Distribution Educators Association Best Paper Award
  • 2008 INFORMS Teaching Effectiveness Colloquium Participant
  • 2006 – 2007 J.R. “Ron” Walsh Outstanding Industrial Engineering Ph.D. Student Award
  • 2006 The Bagley College of Engineering Outstanding Research Paper Award
  • 2006 INFORMS Future Academician Colloquium Participant
  • 2006 5th Annual IIE / CIEADH Doctoral Student Colloquium Participant
  • 2005 – 2006 MSU Graduate Student Association Travel Award
  • 2005 Graduate Teaching Assistant Workshop
  • 2003 – 2005 Honda Fellowship, Mississippi State University
  • 2000 – 2001 High Honor Degree at Sabanci University
  • 2000 – 2002 Sabanci University Full Scholarship for Graduate Study
  • 1997 – 2000 President’s Fellowship, Istanbul Technical University
  • 1996 – 2000 Malatya Education Foundation Scholarship