Faculty of Art and Science

Academic Members

Mustafa Mısır completed his Ph.D. in Computer Science at KU Leuven (Belgium) in 2012. After graduation, he worked as a postdoctoral researcher at INRIA Saclay - Universite Paris Sud XI (France), Singapore Management University (SMU) and University of Freiburg (Germany) respectively. He was also a visiting researcher at Zurich University (Switzerland) and Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) / BarcelonaTech (Spain). Prior to joining Istinye University, he was a faculty member in College of Computer Science and Technology at Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics (NUAA), in China.

Research Area: Artificial Intelligence, Machine learning, Automated Algorithm Design, Data Science, Operations Research

Main Areas: Bilgisayar Bilimleri ve Mühendisliği, 

2018 - A case study of algorithm selection for the traveling thief problem
Wagner Markus,MISIR MUSTAFA,Lindauer Marius,Nallaperuma Samadhi,Hutter Frank. JOURNAL OF HEURISTICS, 24(3), 295-320.
2017 - ALORS: An algorithm recommender system
MISIR MUSTAFA,Sebag Michele. ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, 244(null), 291-314.
2015 - An analysis of generalised heuristics for vehicle routing and personnel rostering problems
MISIR MUSTAFA,Smet Pieter,Berghe Greet Vanden. JOURNAL OF THE OPERATIONAL RESEARCH SOCIETY, 66(5), 858-870.
2013 - An investigation on the generality level of selection hyper-heuristics under different empirical conditions
MISIR MUSTAFA,Verbeeck Katja,De Causmaecker Patrıck,Berghe Greet Vanden. APPLIED SOFT COMPUTING, 13(7), 3335-3353.
2013 - A new hyper-heuristic as a general problem solver: an implementation in HyFlex
MISIR MUSTAFA,Verbeeck Katja,De Causmaecker Patrick,Vanden Berghe Greet. JOURNAL OF SCHEDULING, 16(3), 291-311.
2012 - One hyper-heuristic approach to two timetabling problems in health care
Bilgin Burak,Demeester Peter,MISIR MUSTAFA,Vancroonenburg Wim,Vanden Berghe Greet. JOURNAL OF HEURISTICS, 18(3), 401-434.
2012 - Monte Carlo hyper-heuristics for examination timetabling
Burke Edmund K.,Kendall Graham,MISIR MUSTAFA,Ender Özcan. ANNALS OF OPERATIONS RESEARCH, 196(1), 73-90.
2010 - A Reinforcement Learning - Great-Deluge Hyper-Heuristic for Examination Timetabling
MISIR MUSTAFA,Ozcan Ender,Ochoa Gabriela,Burke Edmund K. International Journal of Applied Metaheuristic Computing, 1(1), 39-59.