Kamil Erkan Kabak received his B.S degree from the Department of Environmental Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey in 2000. Then, he received his M.S degree from the Department of Industrial Engineering, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey and his Ph.D. from the Department of Design and Manufacturing Technology, University of Limerick, Ireland in 2011. During his doctoral studies, he worked as a research assistant at the Enterprise Research Centre in University of Limerick and he participated in a number of research projects on the semiconductor manufacturing. In September 2014, he joined the Industrial Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering and Computer Sciences, Izmir University of Economics. His research interests include simulation modelling along with its applications to analysis and control methods, production planning and control, stochastic models and semiconductor manufacturing.