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Honorary doctorate prof.dr. Gilbert Laporte, symposium April 20th, 2016

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April 4, 2016

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Professor Laporte will receive an Honorary Doctorate from the Eindhoven University of Technology during the Dies Natalis celebration festivities. For this special occasion, we organize a symposium honoring Gilbert Laporte on April 20th, 2016.

We cordially invite you for this symposium, organized in the Filmzaal of the Zwarte Doos at the university premises. Participation is free, but registration is required and can be done by sending an email to . We are looking forward to meeting you on April 20th, 2016, prof.dr. Gilbert Laporte and prof.dr. Tom Van Woensel 9.30-10.00 hours Arrival with coffee and tea 10.00-10.30 h... More...

Maintenance Research Day 2016

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February 15, 2016

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Op 4 februari organiseerden de Technische Universiteit Eindhoven (Rob Basten) en de Universiteit Twente (Alberto Martinetti) gezamenlijk de Maintenance Research Day 2016 die plaatsvond in het NS hoofdgebouw in Utrecht. Tijdens dit eerste event wordt een overzicht gegeven van al het wetenschappelijk onderzoek dat in Nederland en Vlaanderen plaatsvindt op het gebied van maintenance. Het is de bedoeling dat het event jaarlijks gaat plaatsvinden. De dag werd met meer dan 70 deelnemers druk bezocht door PhD studenten, onderzoekers en geïnteresseerde bedrijven. Centraal stonden twee gerenommeerde onderzoekers: Rinze Benedictus van de TU Delft en Ruud Teunter van de ... More...

Tugce Martagan received Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowship from the European Commission

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January 27, 2016

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Dr. Tugce Martagan, Assistant Professor in the Operations, Planning, Accounting, and Control group, received the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowship (177,598 EUR for 2016-2018). The research grant is provided by the European Commission under Horizon 2020 program (European Union framework program for research and innovation). Prof. Geert-Jan van Houtum and Prof. Ivo Adan will be the supervisors in the research project.

The research project will develop stochastic optimization models to reduce costs and lead times in biomanufacturing operations. An inter-disciplinary modeling framework will be developed to optimize biomanufacturing decision... More...

Proactive Service Logistics Next has been awarded a one milion euro grant

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November 16, 2015

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In the NWO accelerator call, a consortium headed by the TU/e has been awarded a one million euro grant. Most parties in the consortium have been working together for over ten years to perform applied research in the area of service logistics, i.e., the orchestration of all aspects of the after sales service for advanced capital goods. The challenge lies in the consistent control of all elements, such as call centers, (remote) diagnostics, service engineers, spare parts, and tools. Proactive service logistics is required to prevent downtime of capital assets, exploiting developments such as data analytics and the internet of things, and a transition of the respo... More...