Kaan Unnu

Focus Area: 
His research focuses on the new approaches and innovative methods to fulfill the degree of flexibility, agility, and visibility needed for today’s supply chains.

Ph.D. Industrial & Systems Engineering (2016-2020)

Master of Science in Quality Management (2001-2003)

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering (1995-1999)

Sample Research Projects: 
Awards & Honors: 

(2019) Founders Award of Excellence at Rensselaer’s 26th Annual Honors Convocation
(2019) Storage Manufacturers Association Honor Scholarship, MHEFI
(2019) RPI – Graduate Research Symposium – Best Research Poster
(2019) Selected attendee at INFORMS Doctoral Colloquium Seattle, WA
(2019) Selected attendee at IISE Doctoral Colloquium Orlando, FL
(2018) Rack Manufacturers Institute/John Nofsinger Honor Scholarship, MHEFI
(2017) Selected attendee at Amazon Research Symposium, Amazon HQ, Seattle, WA

Selected Publications: 


Submitted Papers:

Working Papers:

  • K.Unnu, J.A. Pazour, “An heuristic approach to dynamic Facility Location Problem with different granularity options”
  • F. Tornesea, K. Unnu, M.G. Gnonia, J.A. Pazour, “Exploring facility design and operations for on-demand warehousing models: a survey”