Operational Control of Internal Transport
Robert van der Meer was born on December 20th 1970 in Harderwijk, the Netherlands. In 1984, he moved to Mclean Virginia in the USA and finished the Mclean High School in three years. Back in the Netherlands at the age of 16, he continued his education at the International School in Hilversum, which he finished with a Bilingual International Baccalaureate. In 1990 he started his academic life and studied Business-econometrics at Erasmus University Rotterdam. In the first half of 1996 he received his Master?s degree after writing a Master?s thesis on Multi-component maintenance optimization models. At the same university he took the opportunity to continue his academic life with a Ph.D. project within the group of Logistic Management. His research on the control of vehiclebased internal transport systems has resulted in a number of publications in journals and books and an International Transport & Logistics best-paper award.
|Keywords||Internal transport, control, dispatching rules, distribution centers, operational, production-plants, systems, transshipment terminals, vehicle-based, warehouses|
|Sponsor||Erasmus University Rotterdam, Promotores: Prof.dr. M.B.M. de Koster, Prof.dr.ir. R. Dekker, Other members: Prof. dr. S.L. van de Velde, Prof. dr. ir. J.J.M. Evers, Prof. dr. A. van Harten|
van der Meer, J.R.. (2000, September 28). Operational Control of Internal Transport (No. TTS;T2000/5). Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1765/859