prof.dr.ir. G.J.J.A.N. (Geert-Jan) van Houtum - Expertises

Houtum, prof.dr.ir. G.J.J.A.N. van
Adres :
Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
Postbus 513
5600 MB EINDHOVEN
Leerstoel :
Reliability, Quality and Maintenance
Faculteit :
Faculteit Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences
Afdeling :
Operations Planning Acc. & Control
Functiecategorie :
Hoogleraar (HGL)
Functie :
Hoogleraar
Intern adres :
Pav E.13
Tel :
040-247 5163
Tel (intern) :
5163
Email :
G.J.v.Houtum@tue.nl
Faculteit :
Faculteit Wiskunde & Informatica
Afdeling :
Eurandom
Functiecategorie :
Hoogleraar (HGL)
Functie :
Hoogleraar
Intern adres :
Pav E.13
Tel :
040-247 5163
Tel (intern) :
5163
Tel (bgg intern) :
3503
Email :
G.J.v.Houtum@tue.nl

Expertises

  • D70000 - Economie en bedrijfskunde
  • D42200 - Bestuurskunde
  • D11700 - Operationele research
  • Maintenance concepts
  • Design and control of service supply chains for capital goods
  • Design for availability

Biografie

 

Geert-Jan van Houtum is Professor of Maintenance, Reliability, and Quality at Eindhoven University of Technology since 2008. Prior to that he filled positions as assistant/associate professor at the University of Twente (1994-1998) and Eindhoven University of Technology (1999-2007) and as visiting professor at Carnegie Mellon University (2001). He obtained his M.Sc and Ph.D. degree in Applied Mathematics from Eindhoven University of Technology in 1990 and 1995, respectively. He does research on the maintenance and reliability of capital goods, and in particular on: (i) Design and control of service supply chains; (ii) Maintenance concepts; (iii) Design for availability. He has over 60 publications in international refereed journals such as Operations Research, Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, IIE Transactions, European Journal of Operational Research, OR Spectrum, and International Journal of Production Economics. Together with Bram Kranenburg, he wrote a book on “Spare Parts Inventory Control under System Availability Constraints”. He is associate editor of Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, OR Spectrum, and the Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal. Much of his research is in cooperation with the industry. He works with companies such as ASML, Gordian, Nedtrain, Philips, Océ, Marel, the Royal Dutch Airforce, the Royal Dutch Navy, Thales, and Vanderlande. He chairs the capacity group Operations Planning, Accounting, and Control and is scientific director of the Beta Research School for Operations Management and Logistics. Further, he is a board member of the Service Logistics Forum and the European Supply Chain Forum.