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dr.ir. J.M.J. Schutten (Marco)

Associate Professor

About Me

Marco Schutten is an Associate Professor within the department Industrial Engineering and Business Information Systems at the University of Twente, the Netherlands. Moreover, he is the Prgram Director for the bachelor and master programs Industrial Engineering and Management. He holds an MSc in Applied Mathematics (1992) and a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Twente (1996). His research interests include planning and scheduling in transportation, project, and production environments, with a particular interest in synchromodal freight transportation, urban logistics, and crowd-based transportation.

BACKGROUND

Scientific:

  • Master in Applied Mathematics (Master’s thesis on transportation planning)
  • PhD in Industrial Engineering (PhD thesis on practical job shop scheduling)

Professional:

  • Senior Consultant at ORTEC bv (until 2006)

Current position:

  • Programme Director BSc and MSc Industrial Engineering and Management
  • Associate Professor

Expertise

Engineering & Materials Science
Baggage Handling
Consolidation
Dynamic Programming
Repair
Scheduling
Vehicle Routing
Business & Economics
Heuristics
Time Windows

Research

My research interests include:

  • Planning and scheduling in industry environments
  • Transportation planning
  • Algorithm design

Publications

Recent
Zijm, H. , & Schutten, M. (2019). Advanced Production Planning and Scheduling Systems. In H. Zijm, M. Klumpp, A. Regattieri, & S. Heragu (Eds.), Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management (pp. 417-439). (Lecture notes in logistics). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-92447-2_19
van Heeswijk, W. , Mes, M. , & Schutten, M. (2019). Transportation Management. In H. Zijm, M. Klumpp, A. Regattieri, & S. Heragu (Eds.), Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management (pp. 469-491). (Lecture notes in logistics). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-92447-2_21
Other Contributions

PhD thesis

 

J.M.J. Schutten. Shop Floor Scheduling with Setup Times: Efficiency versus Leadtime Performance. University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands, 1996.

 Accepted papers

 

UT Research Information System

Google Scholar Link

Education

My teaching activities are:

  • Heuristic Methods in Operations Research (National course, Master level)
  • Discrete Optimization of Business Processes (Master level)
  • Advanced Production Planning (Master level)
  • IEM Research Orientation (Master Level)
  • Production Planning and Scheduling (Bachelor level, until 2015)
  • Heuristics (Bachelor level, part of TBK module 8)
  • Planning course for planning professionals at the Royal Netherlands Airforce (2012) and the Royal Netherlands Navy (2015).

Affiliated Study Programmes

Bachelor

Master

Courses Academic Year  2021/2022

Courses in the current academic year are added at the moment they are finalised in the Osiris system. Therefore it is possible that the list is not yet complete for the whole academic year.
 

Courses Academic Year  2020/2021

Contact Details

Visiting Address

University of Twente
Faculty of Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences
Ravelijn (building no. 10), room 3341
Hallenweg 17
7522NH  Enschede
The Netherlands

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Mailing Address

University of Twente
Faculty of Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences
Ravelijn  3341
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands

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