Murat Koksalan

Office: IE 218, Industrial Eng., METU, Ankara, Türkiye
Phone: +90 (312) 210 2287
Fax: +90 (312) 210 4786


Professional Memberships:

  • Institute of Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS), INFORMS Section on MCDM, International Society on Multiple Criteria Decision Making, and Operational Research Society of Turkey.


Professional Services:

  • Founding President of the INFORMS Section on MCDM (2009-2010).
  • MCDM Cluster Chair at INFORMS Conferences in 2010 (Austin, TX) and 2011 (Charlotte, NC).
  • Jury member for the first Turkish OR Applications Competition, YA/EM 2005.
  • Jury Member for the 2003 INFORMS Case competition.
  • Chairman of the Awards Committee of the International Society on Multiple Criteria Decision Making (2002 - 2009).
  • Member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Information Technology and Decision Making (IT&DM).
  • Member of the Editorial Board of the Transactions on Operational Research/Yöneylem Arastirmasi Dergisi, 1993-2004.
  • Served as a guest editor for the special issue on Preference-based multiobjective evolutionary algorithms for IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation.
  • Has been a member of the Executive Committee of the International Society on Multiple Criteria Decision Making for 1994-2009.
  • Chair of the 15th International Conference on Multiple Criteria Decision Making, Ankara, Turkey, July 10-14, 2000.
  • Member of the Awards Committee of the MCDM Awards given at the 15th International Conference in Ankara, Turkey.
  • Member of the International Advisory Board for the 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th, and 19th International Conferences on Multiple Criteria Decision Making.
  • Has been serving as a referee for many journals including: Computers and Operations Research, European Journal of Operational Research, Industrial Engineering (in Turkish), IEEE Transactions on SMC, IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, Information Systems and Operational Research, Journal of Multi-criteria Decision Analysis, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Management Science, Naval Research Logistics, Omega, Operations Research, Telecommunication System, TIMS J. on Group Decision and Negotiation.