Papers Published in International Refereed Journals Indexed in SCI/SCIE

  1. Ibrahim Kucukkoc, Zixiang Li, Aslan Deniz Karaoglan, David Z. Zhang (Accepted), Balancing of mixed-model two-sided assembly lines with underground workstations: A mathematical model and ant colony optimization algorithm, International Journal of Production Economics, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpe.2018.08.009.
           

  2. Zixiang Li, Ibrahim Kucukkoc, Zikai Zhang (2018), Branch, bound and remember algorithm for U-shaped assembly line balancing problem, Computers & Industrial Engineering, 124, pp. 24-35, DOI: 10.1016/j.cie.2018.06.037.
    Detailed Results of the Experimental Tests (Download)
           

  3. Li, Z., Zhang, D.Z., Dong, P., Kucukkoc, I., Peikang, B. (2018), Incorporating draw constraint in the lightweight and self-supporting optimisation process for selective laser melting, The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, DOI: 10.1007/s00170-018-2251-z.
           

  4. Li, Z., Xu, R., Zhang, Z., Kucukkoc, I. (2018), The influence of scan length on fabricating thin-walled components in selective laser melting, International Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacture, 126, pp. 1-12, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmachtools.2017.11.012.
           

  5. Li, Z., Kucukkoc, I., Zhang, D. Z., Liu, F. (2018), Optimising the process parameters of selective laser melting for the fabrication of Ti6Al4V alloy, Rapid Prototyping Journal, 24(1), pp. 150-159, DOI: 10.1108/RPJ-03-2016-0045.
           

  6. Kucukkoc, I., Buyukozkan, K., Satoglu, S.I., Zhang, D. Z. (2018), A mathematical model and artificial bee colony algorithm for the lexicographic bottleneck mixed-model assembly line balancing problem, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, DOI: 10.1007/s10845-015-1150-5.
           

  7. Li, Z., Kucukkoc, I., Tang, Q. (2017), New MILP model and station-oriented ant colony optimization algorithm for balancing U-type assembly lines, Computers & Industrial Engineering, 112, pp. 107-121, DOI: 10.1016/j.cie.2017.07.005.
           

  8. Kucukkoc, I., Zhang, D. Z., (2017), Balancing of mixed-model parallel U-shaped assembly lines considering model sequences, International Journal of Production Research, 55(20), pp. 5958-5975, DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2017.1312586.
           

  9. Li, Z., Kucukkoc, I., Nilakantan, J. M. (2017), Comprehensive review and evaluation of heuristics and meta-heuristics for two-sided assembly line balancing problem, Computers & Operations Research, 84C, pp. 146-161, DOI: 10.1016/j.cor.2017.03.002.
           

  10. Li, Q., Kucukkoc, I., Zhang, D. Z., (2017), Production Planning in Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing, Computers & Operations Research, 83C, pp. 157-172, DOI: 10.1016/j.cor.2017.01.013.
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  11. Li, Z., Zhang, D. Z., Dong, P., Kucukkoc, I., (2017), A Lightweight and Support-free Design Method for Selective Laser Melting, The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 90(9), pp. 2943-2953, DOI: 10.1007/s00170-016-9509-0.
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  12. Kucukkoc, I., Zhang, D. Z. (2016), Mixed-model Parallel Two-sided Assembly Line Balancing Problem: A Flexible Agent-based Ant Colony Optimization Approach, Computers & Industrial Engineering, 97, pp. 58-72, DOI: 10.1016/j.cie.2016.04.001.
           

  13. Buyukozkan, K., Kucukkoc, I., Satoglu, S.I., Zhang, D. Z. (2016), Lexicographic Bottleneck Mixed-model Assembly Line Balancing Problem: Artificial Bee Colony and Tabu Search Approaches with Optimised Parameters, Expert Systems with Applications, 50, pp. 151-166, DOI: 10.1016/j.eswa.2015.12.018.
           

  14. Kucukkoc, I., Zhang, D. Z. (2016), Integrating ant colony and genetic algorithms in the balancing and scheduling of complex assembly lines, The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 82(1), pp. 265-285, DOI: 10.1007/s00170-015-7320-y.
           

  15. Kucukkoc, I., Zhang, D. Z. (2015), Balancing of parallel U-shaped assembly lines, Computers & Operations Research, 64, pp. 233-244, DOI: 10.1016/j.cor.2015.05.014.
           

  16. Kucukkoc, I., Zhang, D. Z. (2015), Type-E Parallel Two-Sided Assembly Line Balancing Problem: Mathematical Model and Ant Colony Optimisation based Approach with Optimised Parameters, Computers & Industrial Engineering, 84, pp. 56-69, DOI: 10.1016/j.cie.2014.12.037.
           

  17. Kucukkoc, I., Zhang, D. Z. (2015), A Mathematical Model and Genetic Algorithm based Approach for Parallel Two-Sided Assembly Line Balancing Problem, Production Planning & Control, 26 (11), pp. 874-894, DOI: 10.1080/09537287.2014.994685.
           

  18. Kucukkoc, I., Zhang, D. Z. (2014), Mathematical Model and Agent Based Solution Approach for the Simultaneous Balancing and Sequencing of Mixed-Model Parallel Two-Sided Assembly Lines, International Journal of Production Economics, 158, pp. 314-333, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpe.2014.08.010.
           

  19. Kucukkoc, I., Zhang, D. Z. (2014), Simultaneous balancing and sequencing of mixed-model parallel two-sided assembly lines, International Journal of Production Research, 52 (12), pp. 3665-3687, DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2013.879618.
           
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  20. Kucukkoc, I., Karaoglan, A. D., Yaman, R. (2013), Using response surface design to determine the optimal parameters of genetic algorithm and a case study, International Journal of Production Research, 51 (17), pp. 5039-5054, DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2013.784411.
           


Papers Published in International Refereed Journals Indexed in Other Databases (Including Emerging Sciences Citation Index - ESCI by Thomson Reuters)

  1. Kucukkoc, I. (2018), A nondominated sorting ant colony optimization algorithm for complex assembly line balancing problem incorporating incompatible task sets, Pamukkale University Journal of Engineering Sciences, 24 (1), pp. 147-153, DOI: 10.5505/pajes.2017.02350.

  2. Kucukkoc, I., Yaman, R. (2013), A New Hybrid Genetic Algorithm to Solve More Realistic Mixed-Model Assembly Line Balancing Problem, International Journal of Logistics Systems and Management, 14 (4), pp. 405-425, DOI: 10.1504/IJLSM.2013.052745.

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