Yaman Barlas

B.S. in IE, Middle East Technical Univ., 1978; 
M.S. in ISyE, Ohio University, 1980;  
Ph.D. in ISyE, Georgia Inst. of Tech., 1985.
Research Interests: 
Validity and evaluation of simulation models, System dynamics methodology, Modeling of socio-economic systems, Medical and Health Applications, Simulation as a learning/training tool

Recent publications

  1. Credibility, Validity and Testing of Dynamic Simulation Models, Barlas, Yaman , Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications, Cham, (2018)
  2. Modeling the Long Term Dynamics of Obesity as a Societal Epidemic, Aktaş, Gizem, Tellioğlu Nefel, Barlas Yaman, and Yaşarcan Hakan , 34th International Conference of the System Dynamics Society, Delft, the Netherlands, (2016)
  3. Modeling and Simulation of the Endogenous Dynamics of Housing Market Cycles, Özbaş, Birnur, Özgün Onur, and Barlas Yaman , Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation, Volume 17, Number 1, p.19, (2014)
  4. Effects of Delay, Nonlinearity and Feedback on the Overall Complexity of a Stock Management Game, Özgün, Onur, and Barlas Yaman , 30th International Conference of the System Dynamics Society, (2012)
  5. Demand forecasting and sharing strategies to reduce fluctuations and the bullwhip effect in supply chains, Barlas, Yaman, and Gunduz Baris , Journal of the Operational Research Society, Volume 62, Number 3, p.458–473, (2011)