Barış Tan is a Professor of Operations Management and Industrial Engineering and the Vice President for Academic Affairs and at Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey.
His areas of expertise are in design and control of production systems, supply chain management, stochastic modelling, and business model innovation. He is the author of many publications including two edited books and serves as an area editor of IISE Transactions and Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal.
Barış Tan is the recipient of Turkish Academy of Sciences Distinguished Young Scholar Award, TUBITAK fellowship, NATO Science Fellowship, the Rockefeller Foundation Residency Award at Bellagio Center, and best paper awards for his publications.
Professor Tan is a member of the international advisory boards of EM Lyon (France) and Nottingham Business School (UK), the chairman of the ISM University of Management and Economics Senate (Lithuania), and a member of the European Foundation for Management Development EQUIS Awarding Body. He served on the boards of CEMS Global Alliance in Management Education, European Foundation for Management Development, Turkish Quality Association, and Turkish Operations Research Society, and on the Education and Research Industry Strategy Council of Oracle and Research Analytics Advisory Board of Thomson Reuters.
He received a BS degree in Electrical Engineering from Bogazici University (1990), and ME in Industrial and Systems Engineering (1991), MSE in Manufacturing Systems (1993), and PhD in Operations Research from the University of Florida (1994). He has been working at Koç University since 1994 and previously served as the Dean of College of Administrative Sciences and Economics (2007-2013) and the Director of the Graduate School of Business (2003-2006, 2008-2010). He held visiting positions at Harvard University Division of Engineering and Applied Sciences (2000-2001), MIT Operations Research Center (2001), MIT Laboratory for Manufacturing and Productivity (1999, 2006-2007), University of Cambridge Judge Business School (2013-2014), and University College London School of Management (2017-2018).
Barış Tan Koç Üniversitesi İşletme ve Endüstri Mühendisliği öğretim üyesi ve Akademik İşlerden Sorumlu Rektör Yardımcısı olarak görev yapmaktadır.
Uzmanlık alanları üretim sistemlerinin tasarımı ve kontrolü, tedarik zinciri yönetimi, stokastik modelleme ve iş modeli inovasyonudur. Bu konularda birçok yayının ve iki derleme kitabın yazarı olan Barış Tan Flexible Service and Manufacturing Journal ve IISE Transactions dergilerinde alan editörü olarak görev yapmaktadır.
Barış Tan'ın aldığı ödüller arasında Türkiye Bilimler Akademisi Seçkin Genç Araştırmacı ödülü, TÜBİTAK ve NATO Araştırma Bursları, Rockefeller Vakfı Bellagio Merkezi konuk araştırmacı programı ve en iyi makale ödülleri vardır.
Barış Tan halen EM Lyon (Fransa) ve Nottingham Business School (İngiltere) Uluslararası Danışma Kurulu üyesi, ISM University of Management and Economics (Litvanya) senatosunun başkanı ve European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) EQUIS Awarding Body üyesidir. Prof. Tan EFMD, CEMS Global Alliance in Management Education, Kalite Derneği ve Yöneylem Araştırması Derneği yönetim kurulu üyesi ve Oracle Araştırma Endüstri Strateji Konseyi ve Thomson Reuters Araştırma Analitiği Danışma Kurulu üyesi olarak da görev yapmıştır.
Boğaziçi Üniversitesi'nden Elektrik Elektronik Mühendisliği lisans (1990), University of Florida'dan Endüstri ve Sistem Mühendisliği yüksek lisans (1991), Üretim Sistemleri konusunda yüksek lisans sonrası uzmanlaşma (1993) ve Yöneylem Araştırması konusunda doktora (1994) derecelerini alan Barış Tan 1994 yılında katıldığı Koç Üniversitesi'nde İktisadi ve İdari Bilimler Fakültesi Dekanı (2007-2013) ve İşletme Enstitüsü Direktörü (2003-2006, 2008-2010) olarak görev yapmıştır. Prof. Tan Harvard University Division of Engineering and Applied Sciences (2000-2001), MIT Operations Research Center (2001), MIT Laboratory for Manufacturing and Productivity (1999, 2006-2007), University of Cambridge Judge Business School (2013-2014) ve University College London School of Management'da (2017-2018) misafir öğretim üyesi olarak bulunmuştur.
Karabag, O. and Tan, B., "Modelling and Analysis of a Group Purchasing Organization under Demand and Price Uncertainty," Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal, forthcoming, 2018.
Tan, B. and Lagershausen, S., "On the Output Dynamics of Production Systems Subject to Blocking," IISE Transactions, Vol. 49:3, pp. 268-284, 2017.
Hosseini, B. and Tan, B., "Simulation and Optimization of Continuous Flow Production Systems with a Finite Buffer by Using Mathematical Programming," IISE Transactions, Vol. 49:3, pp. 255-267, 2017.
Tan, B., Yavuz, Y., Otay, E. N., and Camlibel, E., "Optimal Selection of Energy Efficiency Articles Measures for Energy Sustainability of Existing Building," Computers and Operations Research: Special Issue on Operations Research in Energy Modelling and Management, Vol. 66, pp. 258-271, 2016.
Lagershausen, S. and Tan. B., "On the Exact Inter-departure, Inter-start, and Cycle Time Distributions of Closed Queueing Networks Subject to Blocking," IIE Transactions, Vol. 47:7, pp.673-692, 2015
Tan, B., "Mathematical Programming Representations of Dynamics of Continuous Flow Productions Systems," IIE Transactions, Vol. 47:2, pp. 173-189, 2015.
Productive4.0: Electronics and ICT as enabler for digital industry and optimized supply chain management covering the entire product lifecycle (Horizon 2020: ECSEL) (*** Graduate assistantships are available ***)
Analysis and Development of Cooperation-based Business Models (Zer)
Point-of-Sales Based Method for Estimation of Product Substitution Rates (TUBITAK)
An Empirical Analysis of The Main Drivers Affecting The Buyer Surplus in E-Auctions (with O. Karabag)
Analysis of a Collaborative Production Network (with B. Hosseini)
Data-Driven Control of a Production/Inventory System by Using Marking-Dependent Threshold Policy (with S. Khayyati)
Analysis and Control of Production Systems with Correlated Inter-event Times (with N.M. Dizbin)
Production/Inventory Control with Correlated Demand (with N.M. Dizbin)
Analysis of Product Rollover Strategies under Consideration of Finite Production Capacities (with J.A. Schwarz)
Design of Balanced Energy Savings Performance Contracts
Production Control with Price, Cost, and Demand Uncertainty