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The supply chain consultancy 4flow invites master students to participate in a case study competition. The finals take place in Hamburg with prizes totaling over €10,000. Registration is possible until March 11, 2024. For more information, see here.

The article "Deep reinforcement learning for demand fulfillment in online retail" by Yihua Wang and Stefan Minner was accepted for publication in International Journal of Production Economics. The article can be found here.

Donghao Zhu, former research associate at the chair of Logistics and Supply Chain Management and part of the research training group "Advanced Optimization in a Networked Economy", successfully defended his doctoral thesis with the title "On-Demand Service Platform Design". In his dissertation, he…

We're very happy to welcome Patrick Helm (B.Sc.) , Dipl.-Ing. Till Nikolaus Krieger (M.Sc.) and Nicolas Kuttruff (M.Sc.) as new colleagues in our team! Patrick Helm researches Inventory Management using Stochastic Optimization, Markov Decision Processes, and Reinforcement Learning. He has…

Stefan Minner joined the Editorial Board of the Informs journal Operations Research. He is now an Associate Editor. For more information, see here.

The article "ChatGPT and generative artificial intelligence: an exploratory study of key benefits and challenges in operations and supply chain management" by Samuel Fosso Wambaa, Cameron Guthrie, Maciel M. Queiroz and Stefan Minner was accepted for publication in International Journal of Production…