Assist. Prof. Ayşe Kavuşturucu

Bahçeşehir University, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences

Industrial Engineering Department


  1. “Production Systems with Interruptions, Arbitrary Topology and Finite Buffers” Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 93, 145-176, 2000.
  2. “Expansion Method for the Throughput Analysis of Open finite Manufacturing/ Queuing Networks with N-Policy” Computers and Operations Research, Vol. 26, No. 13, 1267-1292, 1999.
  3. “Analysis of Manufacturing Flow Lines with Unreliable Machines”, International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Vol. 12, No. 6, 510-524, 1999.
  4. Manufacturing Systems with Machine Vacations, Arbitrary Topology and Finite Buffers, International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 58, No. 1, 1-15, 1999.
  5. Tandem Manufacturing Systems with Machine Vacations, Production Planing and Control Vol. 9, No. 5, 494-503, 1998.
  6. “Modeling of Finite Buffer Cellular Manufacturing Systems with Unreliable Machines”, International Journal of Industrial Engineering, Vol. 5, No. 4, 265-277, 1998.
  7. A Methodology for Analyzing Finite Buffer Tandem Manufacturing Systems with N-Policy Computers and Industrial engineering, Vol. 34, No. 4, 837-848, 1998.
  8. Analysis of Flexible Manufacturing Systems with Finite Buffers and Unreliable Machines, Proceedings of Design and Production Conference, 229-236, 1994.
  9. Modeling of Just-in-Time Systems Using a Rapid Modeling Technique, Just-in-Time Manufacturing Systems (Manufacturing Research and Technology, Operational Issues), A. Satir (editor), pp. 141-148, Elsiver Science Publishers, 1991.


  1. "Expansion Algorithm for Unreliable Tandem Queueing Network with Finite Buffers", Proceedings of First International Congress of Industrial Engineering, Brazil, September 1995.