Prof. Dr. Stefan Minner

Spokesperson | Principal Investigator

Logistics and Supply Chain Management
TUM School of Management
Arcisstraße 21 80333 Munich, Germany




  • Dissertation 1999, Habilitation 2003, University of Magdeburg
  • 2000-2001: Postdoc, University of Calgary, Canada
  • 2003-2004: Deputy Professor for Business Administration, University of Paderborn
  • 2004-2008: Professor for Business Administration and Logistics, University of Mannheim
  • 2008-2012: Professor for Logistics and Supply Chain Management, University of Vienna, Austria
  • since 2012: Full Professor for Logistics and Supply Chain Management, TU Munich

Research interests:

Logistics network design under uncertainty, supply chain coordination, transportation optimization and inventory management using Operations Research methods.

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List of published previous research relevant to AdONE (selection)

Benders Decomposition for Discrete-Continuous Linear Bilevel Problems with Application to Traffic Network Design (with P. Fontaine), Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, 70 (2014), 63-172.

First- and second-price sealed-bid auctions applied to push and pull supply contracts (with M. Budde), European Journal of Operational Research 237 (2014) 1, 370-382.

The Data-Driven Newsvendor with Censored Observations (with A.-L. Sachs), International Journal of Production Economics 149 (2014), 28-36.

Optimizing Trading Decisions for Hydro Storage Systems using Approximate Dual Dynamic Programming (with N. Löhndorf and D. Wozabal), Operations Research 61 (2013) 4, 810-823.

A Semi-Markov Decision Problem for Proactive and Reactive Transshipments between Multiple Warehouses (with A. Seidscher), European Journal of Operational Research 230 (2013), 42-52.

Safety stock planning under causal demand forecasting (with A.-L. Beutel), International Journal of Production Economics 140 (2012) 2, 637-645.

Periodic Review Inventory Control for Perishable Products under Service Level Constraints (with S. Transchel), OR Spectrum, 32 (2010) 4, 979-996.

Optimal day-ahead bidding with renewable energies and storage (with N. Löhndorf), Energy Systems, 1 (2010) 1, 61-77.

Multi-product Batch Replenishment Strategies Under Stochastic Demand and a Joint Capacity Constraint (with E.A. Silver), IIE Transactions on Scheduling and Logistics, 37 (2005) 5, 469-479.

An Improved Heuristic for Deciding on Emergency Transshipments (with E.A. Silver and D.J. Robb), European Journal of Operational Research, 148 (2003), 384-400.