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School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science

Dr Elif Dogu


Postdoctoral Research Assistant

Room Number: ENG 251 – Engineering Building


Elif Dogu is a multidisciplinary researcher with a PhD in industrial engineering and expertise in the fields of medical decision-making, data science, and health informatics. She has conducted comprehensive research projects in hospital settings, utilising machine learning and quantitative research methods. Elif has also served as a Senior Research & Teaching Associate at Galatasaray University, where she taught Statistics. She is dedicated to enhancing healthcare quality globally, and she is particularly interested in developing model-based tools for healthcare professionals and patients.


Research Interests:

1. Health informatics for medical decision-support systems

2. Contactless sensor solutions for monitoring health and wellbeing

3. Machine learning and deep learning applications in healthcare

4. Data science for strategic decision-making and project management


Dogu, E., Albayrak, Y.E., and Tuncay, E., (2021), “Length of hospital stay prediction with an integrated approach of statistical-based fuzzy cognitive maps and artificial neural networks”, Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing, 59 (3), 483-496

Tuncay, E., Kanmaz, Z. D., Aras, G., Dogu, E., Mandal, T., Yentürk, E., & Böyük, F., (2021), “The validity of the sPESI score in mortality prediction at four-year follow-up of patients with pulmonary embolism and aged over 65 years”, Turkish Journal of Geriatrics, 24 (4), 585-598

Dogu, E. (2021), “A decision-making approach with q-rung orthopair fuzzy sets: orthopair fuzzy TOPSIS method”, Academic Platform Journal of Engineering and Science, 9 (1), 214-222

Aras, G., Arkin, F.S., Dogu, E., (2021) “Can survival in cancer patients be accurately predicted with the Palliative Performance Scale?”, Family Practice and Palliative Care, 6(1), 49-55

Dogu, E., Albayrak, Y.E., and Tuncay, E. (2020), “An integrated decision support system for hospital management: statistical-based fuzzy cognitive maps”, Journal of Multiple-Valued Logic and Soft Computing, 34 (5-6), 527-552

Dogu, E., Albayrak, Y.E., Tuncay, E. (2020), “Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis risk factors assessment with intuitionistic fuzzy cognitive maps”, Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems, 38 (1), 1083-1095

Arkin, F.S., Aras, G., Dogu, E. (2020), "Comparison of artificial neural networks and logistic regression for 30-days survival prediction of cancer patients", Acta Informatica Medica, 28 (2), 108-113

Dogu, E., Albayrak, Y. E. (2019), “A Computational-Intelligence Based Approach to Diagnosis of Diabetes Mellitus Disease”, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, Vol.896, Springer, 154-159

Cedolin, M., Göker, N., Dogu, E., Albayrak, Y. E. (2018), “Facility Location Selection Employing Fuzzy DEA and Fuzzy Goal Programming Techniques”, Advances in Fuzzy Logic and Technology, Springer, 466-476

Dogu, E., Gurbuz, T., Albayrak, Y. E. (2018), “Construction of Intuitionistic Fuzzy Cognitive Maps for Target Marketing Strategy Decisions”, Advances in Fuzzy Logic and Technology, Springer, 620-630

Dogu, E., Albayrak Y.E. (2018), “Criteria evaluation for pricing decisions in strategic marketing management using an intuitionistic cognitive map approach”, Soft Computing, 22 (15), 4989-5005

Dogu, E., Albayrak Y.E., Intuitionistic fuzzy decision making: Multi-drug resistant tuberculosis risk assessment, The 13th International FLINS Conference on Data Science and Knowledge Engineering for Sensing Decision Support (FLINS 2018), Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2018.

Dogu, E., Cedolin, M., Albayrak, Y.E., Hospital Performance Evaluation, A Fuzzy Data Envelopment Analysis Approach, 5th International Conference on Advanced Technology & Sciences (ICAT 2017), Istanbul, Turkey, 2017.

Dogu, E., Albayrak, Y.E., A Novel Approach for Criteria Evaluation in Strategic Marketing Management: Intuitionistic Cognitive Map, 12th International FLINS Conference (FLINS 2016), Lille – France, 2016.

Gürbüz, T., Albayrak, Y.E., Alaybeyoğlu, E. (2014), “Criteria weighting and 4P’s planning in marketing using a fuzzy metric distance and AHP hybrid method”, International Journal of Computational Intelligence Systems, 7 (sup1), 94-104

Alaybeyoğlu, E., Albayrak, Y.E., Pricing Strategy Selection using Fuzzy Linear Programming, XXXIV. International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Systems Management (ICIESM 2013), Barcelona – Spain, 2013.

Alaybeyoğlu, E., Albayrak, Y.E., Gürbüz, T., Marketing Strategy Selection in New Product Development Using Fuzzy Linear Programming, 6th International Colloquium on Business & Management Conference (ICBM 2013), Bangkok - Tayland, 2013.

Alaybeyoğlu, E., Albayrak, Y.E., Gürbüz, T., Criteria Weighting and 4-P Planning in Marketing Using Analytic Network Process, The International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists 2012 (IMECS 2012), Hong Kong, 2012.

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