Prof. Dr. Martin Grunow

Principal Investigator

Production and Supply Chain Management
TUM School of Management
Arcisstr. 21, 80333 Munich


  • Dissertation 1999, Habilitation 2005, TU Berlin
  • 1996 - 2006: Assistant and Associate Professor Department of Production Management, TU Berlin
  • 2006-2010: Professor in Operations Management Department of Management Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, Copenhagen
  • since 2010: Full Professor for Production and Supply Chain Management, TU Munich
  • Visiting Professor: Soul National University, Korea, 2007, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2013

Research interests:

Production and logistics management with a focus on supply chain management in the process industries, including food, pharma and chemicals.

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List of published previous research relevant to AdONE (selection)

Advanced Planning in Supply Chains - Illustrating the Concepts Using an SAP APO Case Study (together with H. Stadtler, B. Fleischmann, H. Meyr and C. Sürie) Berlin et al., Springer, 2012, 303 + 10 pages.

Planning operations before market launch for balancing time-to-market and risks in pharmaceutical supply chains (with K. Hansen), International Journal of Production Economics, 161 (2015), 129-139.

RFID-generated traceability for contaminated product recall in perishable food supply chains (with S. Piramuthu and P. Farahani), European Journal of Operational Research, 225 (2013), 253-262.

Integrated production and distribution planning for perishable food products (with P. Farahani and H.O. Günther), Flexible Services and Manufacturing Journal, 24 (2012), 28-51.

Capacity flexibility allocation in an outsourced supply chain with reservation (with Y. Boulaksil and J. Fransoo), International Journal of Production Economics, 129 (2011), 111-118.

An optimization approach for managing fresh food quality throughout the supply chain (with A. Rong and R. Akkerman), International Journal of Production Economics, 131 (2011), 421-429.

Realizing block planning concepts in make-and-pack production using MILP modelling and SAP APO (with H.O. Günther and U. Neuhaus), International Journal of Production Research, 44 (2006), 3711-3726.

Mixed integer linear programming approaches to shelf life integrated planning and scheduling in yogurt production (with M. Lütke-Entrup, H.O. Günther, P. van Beek, T. Seiler), International Journal for Production Research, 43 (2005), 5071-5100.

Plant co-ordination in pharmaceutics supply networks (with H.O. Günther and G. Yang), OR Spectrum 25 (2003), 109-142.

Campaign planning for multi-stage batch processes in the chemical industry (with H.O. Günther and M. Lehmann), OR Spectrum 24 (2002), 281-314.