Stefan Schwerdfeger

Dr. Stefan Schwerdfeger

Research associate
Stefan Schwerdfeger
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Contact details
Address Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät
Lehrstuhl für ABWL/Operations Management
Carl-Zeiß-Straße 3
07743 Jena
Office Room 4.65, 4th floor
Phone +49 3641 9-43106
Fax +49 3641 9-43102
Consultation hour Wednesday, 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. (registration recommended)


Curriculum vitae Show content

2009 - 2012: Studies in Business Mathematics (Bachelor) at the Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena

2012 - 2014: Studies in Business Mathematics (Master) at the Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena

2014 - 2018: Research assistant at the Chair for Operations Management, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena

10/2018: PhD (Dr. rer. pol.), Thesis: "Optimization in outbound logistics"

Since 2018: Research associate (postdoc) at the Chairs for Management Science and Operations Management, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena

Awards Show content

2017: Optware Award for application-related scientific accomplishments

2018: Outstanding Reviewer Award OR Spectrum

2019: PhD Thesis Award from the Society of Operations Reasearch (Gesellschaft für Operations Research e.V., GOR)

2019: LIBERTY Transfer Award from the Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena

Publications (effective December 17, 2019)

Publication Database (Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena)

  1. Boysen, N.; Briskorn, D.; Schwerdfeger, S. (2019): Matching supply and demand in a sharing economy: Classification, computational complexity, and application. European Journal of Operational Research 278/2, 578-595.
  2. Schwerdfeger, S.; Boysen, N.; Briskorn, D. (2018): Just-in-time logistics for far-distant suppliers: Scheduling truck departures from an intermediate cross docking terminal. Operations Research Spectrum 40/1, 1-21.
  3. Boysen, N.; Briskorn, D.; Schwerdfeger, S. (2018): The identical-path truck platooning problem. Transportation Research. Part B: Methodological 109, 26-39.
  4. Lawrinenko, A.; Schwerdfeger, S.; Walter, R. (2018): Reduction criteria, upper bounds, and a dynamic programming based heuristic for the max-min k_i-partitioning problem. Journal of Heuristics 24/2, 173-203.
  5. Schwerdfeger, S.; Walter, R. (2018): Improved algorithms to minimize workload balancing criteria on identical parallel machines. Computers & Operations Research 93, 123-134.
  6. Boysen, N.; Briskorn, D.; Fedtke, S.; Schwerdfeger, S. (2018): Drone delivery from trucks: Drone scheduling for given truck routes. Networks 72/4, 506-527.
  7. Boysen, N.; Schwerdfeger, S.; Weidinger, F. (2018): Scheduling last-mile deliveries with truck-based autonomous robots. European Journal of Operational Research 271/3, 1085-1099.
  8. Boywitz, D.; Schwerdfeger, S.; Boysen, N. (2018): Sequencing of picking orders to facilitate the replenishment of A-Frame systems. IIE Transactions 51, 368-381.
  9. Schwerdfeger, S.; Boysen, N. (2017): Order picking along a crane-supplied pick face: The SKU switching problem. European Journal of Operational Research 260/2, 534-545.
  10. Schwerdfeger, S.; Walter, R. (2016): A fast and effective subset sum based improvement procedure for workload balancing on identical parallel machines. Computers & Operations Research 73, 84-91.

Working Papers

  1. Schwerdfeger, S.; Otto, A.; Boysen, N. (2019): Rail platooning: Scheduling trains along a rail corridor with rapid-shunting facilities. Working Paper, FSU Jena.
  2. Boysen, N.; Briskorn. D.; Schwerdfeger, S.; Stephan, K. (2019): Carpool formation along high-occupancy vehicle lanes. Working Paper Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena.
  3. Morgenroth, C.; Boysen, N.; Schwerdfeger, S.; Weidinger, F. (2019): Scheduling taxi services for a gang of car relocators. Working Paper Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena.
  4. Boysen, N.; Briskorn, D.; Schwerdfeger, S. (2019): Walk the line: Optimizing the layout design of moving walkways. Working Paper Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena.
  5. Schwerdfeger, S.; Boysen, N. (2019): Optimizing the changing locations of mobile parcel lockers in last-mile distribution. Working Paper Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena.
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