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Adjunct Professor Erhan Kozan

Science and Engineering Faculty,
Mathematical Sciences

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Name
Adjunct Professor Erhan Kozan
Position(s)
Adjunct Professor
Science and Engineering Faculty,
Mathematical Sciences
Discipline *
Applied Mathematics
Phone
+61 7 3138 1029
Fax
+61 7 3138 2310
Email
Location
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Qualifications

PhD (Hacettepe University), MSc (Middle East Technical University), BSc (Middle East Technical University)

Keywords

Operations Research, Scheduling, Transportation, Mining, Health

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Research theme: Health, Security

Research discipline: Mathematical Sciences

Research program: Operations research

Research area

  • Health: Designing Robust Reactive Scheduling System for Emergency Medical Services
  • Emergency Health Services: Demand and Service Delivery Models
  • Statistical and Mathematical Modeling to Improve Health Care Outcomes in Hospitals
  • Railways: Dynamic Train Scheduling; Techniques for Capacity Determination in Railways
  • Reducing Transport Costs through the Automation of Schedule Generation in Sugar Industry
  • Seaports: An Integrated System to Optimise Container Transfers at Multimodal Terminals.

Areas of expertise

  • Scheduling
  • Transportation
  • Health
  • Logistics
  • Optimisation.

Current grants

  • 2006-2009: ARC Linkage with Emergency Department of Princess Alexandra Hospital. Designing Robust Reactive Scheduling System for Emergency Medical Services
  • 2006-2008: ARC Linkage with Queensland Rail. Hybrid Job Shop Techniques for Dynamic Train Scheduling
  • 2003-2008: ARC Linkage with Princess Alexandra Hospital and The Prince Charles Hospital. Statistical and Mathematical Modelling to Improve Health Care Outcomes in Hospitals
  • 2006: Industrial Research Project wit AIScientific. Modelling of Puck Dynamics on Pathfinder US3
  • 2007-2009: The Sugar Research and Development Corporation (SRDC). Reducing transport costs through the automation of schedule generation.

Selected research projects

  • CRC Rail and Port of Brisbane Coporation. An Integrated System to Optimise Container Transfers at Multimodal Terminals.
This information has been contributed by Adjunct Professor Erhan Kozan.

Teaching

Teaching discipline: Mathematical Sciences

Teaching area

  • Operations Research.
This information has been contributed by Adjunct Professor Erhan Kozan.

Publications


For more publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.

Research projects

Grants and projects (Category 1: Australian Competitive Grants only)

Title
An integrated mathematical approach to synchronise and optimise hospital operations
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
LP140100394
Start year
2014
Keywords
Scheduling, Operations Research, Operations Management
Title
Greening Procurement of Infrastructure Construction: Optimising Mass-haul Operations to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
LP110200314
Start year
2011
Keywords
Road/Rail Construction, Greenhouse Emissions from Construction, Mass-haul Optimisation, Linear Infrastructure Construction, Sustainability in Construction
Title
Emergency Health Services: Demand and Service Delivery Models
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
LP0882650
Start year
2008
Keywords
Emergency Medicine, Ambulance, Prehospital Care, Emergency Medical Systems, Emergency Services
Title
Reducing Transport Costs Through the Automation of Schedule Generation (3651)
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
QUT024
Start year
2007
Keywords
Transport, Scheduling, Sugarcane, Logistics, IT
Title
Designing Robust Reactive Scheduling System for Emergency Medical Services
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
LP0669156
Start year
2006
Keywords
Emergency Department, Health Management, Scheduling, Metaheuristics, IT, Job Shops,
Title
Hybrid Job Shop Techniques for Dynamic Train Scheduling
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
LP0668273
Start year
2006
Keywords
Scheduling, Metaheuristics, Railways, Jobshops, IT, Transportation,
Title
Statistical and Mathematical Modelling to Improve Health Care Outcomes in Hospitals.
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
LP0347112
Start year
2003
Keywords
Mathematical Modelling, Statistical Modelling, Biomathematics, Operations Research, Scheduling, Statistical Process Control.
Title
Optimisation of Rail Network Infrastructure Capacity under Dynamic Train Planning.
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
LP0219595
Start year
2002
Keywords
Title
Job scheduling in a grey iron foundry.
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
C69804460
Start year
1998
Keywords
1 scheduling 2 foundry 3 optimisation 4 production planning 5 heuristic techniques
Title
Optimum scheduling of trains and short-term infrastructure maintenance.
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
C49804434
Start year
1998
Keywords
1: Train scheduling 2: Track maintenance 3: Railway operations 4: Railway planning 5: Railway optimisation 6: Information technology in railways

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