As part of the program “Fellowship 2020“, the ZD.B supports the dissertation of especially qualified PhD candidates whose work focuses on aspects that are economically important for digitalization. The ZD.B fellowship includes the financing of a job paid under the German TV-L E13... [mehr]

Dr. Dennis Prak has received a Rubicon grant from The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) for his research project “Adaptive Data-Driven Inventory Control for Dynamic Supply Chains” at the Chair of Logistics and Supply Chain Management. After having completed... [mehr]

In order to bridge the gap between industry and research, the association "Initiative Wissenschaft und Automobilindustrie (IWA) e.V.", based in Jena, annually awards the prize for application-oriented scientific achievements in the field of "Planning and Optimization in the... [mehr]

The paper Data-Driven Optimization for Commodity Procurement under Price Uncertainty by Dr. Christian Mandl and Prof. Dr. Stefan Minner won the first prize of the 2019 MSOM Practice-Based Research Competition. The objectives of the competition are to motivate, help develop,... [mehr]

The paper "Coordination Is Hard: Electronic Auction Mechanisms for Increased Efficiency in Transportation Logistics" by Dr. Paul Karänke, Prof. Dr. Martin Bichler (both Decision Sciences & Systems, Department of Informatics, TUM) and Prof. Dr. Stefan Minner was accepted for... [mehr]

Christian Mandl, research associate at the chair of Logistics and Supply Chain Management, successfully defended his PhD thesis with the title „Optimal Procurement and Inventory Control in Volatile Commodity Markets – Advances in Stochastic and Data-Driven Optimization“. In his... [mehr]