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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:

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

Expertise

Costs
Repair
Vehicle Routing
Dynamic Programming
Scheduling
Planning
Repair
Materials Handling

Research

My research interests include:

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

Publications

Recent
van Heeswijk, W. J. A., Mes, M. R. K., & Schutten, J. M. J. (2016). An agent-based simulation framework to evaluate urban logistics schemes. In A. Paias, M. Ruthmair, & S. Voß (Eds.), Computational Logistics: 7th International Conference, ICCL 2016, Lisbon, Portugal, September 7-9, 2016, Proceedings (pp. 369-383). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; Vol. 9855). Cham: Springer. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-44896-1_24
Chen, W., Mes, M. R. K., Schutten, J. M. J., & Quint, J. (2016). A ride-sharing problem with meeting points and return restrictions. (BETA working papers; Vol. 516, No. 516). Eindhoven, the Netherlands: TU Eindhoven, Research School for Operations Management and Logistics (BETA).
Chen, W., Mes, M. R. K., & Schutten, J. M. J. (2016). Multi-hop driver-parcel matching problem with time windows. (BETA working paper; Vol. 507, No. 507). Enschede, the Netherlands: University of Twente, Research School for Operations Management and Logistics (BETA).
van Heeswijk, W. J. A., Mes, M. R. K., & Schutten, J. M. J. (2016). An agent-based simulation framework to evaluate urban logistics scheme. (BETA working papers; No. 501). Eindhoven, the Netherlands: TU Eindhoven, Research School for Operations Management and Logistics (BETA).
Schutten, J. M. J. (2015). An Approximate Approach for the Joint Problem of Level of Repair Analysis and Spare Parts Stocking.. -. Poster session presented at INFORMS Annual Meeting 2015, Philadelphia, United States.
van Heeswijk, W., Mes, M., & Schutten, M. (2015). An Approximate Dynamic Programming Approach to Urban Freight Distribution with Batch Arrivals. In F. Corman, S. Voβ, & R. R. Negenborn (Eds.), Computational Logistics: 6th International Conference, ICCL 2015, Delft, The Netherlands, September 23-25, 2015, Proceedings (pp. 61-75). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; Vol. 9335). Cham: Springer. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-24264-4_5
van Heeswijk, W. J. A., Mes, M. R. K., & Schutten, J. M. J. (2015). An approximate dynamic programming approach to urban freight distribution with batch arrivals. (BETA working paper; No. 474). BETA Research School for Operations Management and Logistics.
van Heeswijk, W. J. A., Mes, M. R. K., & Schutten, J. M. J. (2015). The delivery dispatching problem with time windows for urban consolidation centers. (BETA working papers; No. 493). Eindhoven: BETA Research School for Operations Management and Logistics.
van Dijk, T., Mes, M. R. K., Schutten, J. M. J., & Gromicho, J. (2014). A unified race algorithm for offline parameter tuning. In WSC '14 : Proceedings of the 2014 Winter Simulation Conference (pp. 3971-3982). Association for Computing Machinery.
van Dijk, T., Mes, M. R. K., Schutten, J. M. J., & Gromicho, J. (2014). A unified race algorithm for offline parameter tuning. (BETA working paper; No. 453). Enschede: BETA.
Haneyah, S. W. A., Schutten, J. M. J., Schuur, P. C., & Zijm, W. H. M. (2013). A generic control architecture for material handling systems applied to a baggage handling system. In Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation and Robotics (pp. 121-130). DOI: 10.5220/0004427201210130
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

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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

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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