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Chair of Operations Management
Prof. Dr. Grit Walther


Applicaton for theses

If you are interested in a topic (see list below), please contact the corresponding person via e-mail. In an one-on-one interview all detailes will be discussed and questions will be sorted out. Please attach the following information to your e-mail:

  • a current transcript of records
  • a current curriculum vitae


List of offered Theses

BT/MTThe value of information and stochastic solutions in operations planningThomä, S.+
BT/MTDesigning supply chains with minimal impact of disruptionsThomä, S.+
BT/MTHidden Champions: A Literature Review of Forgotten Optimization ProblemsStadnichuk, V.+
BT/MTLiterature analysis: Social Life Cycle Assessment of Plastic Waste ManagrmentSchleier, J.
BT/MTModelling/Analysing steel production and waste streams in North Rhine-WestphaliaAbdelshafy, A.
BT/MTSupporting the transition to a low-carbon economy through policy frameworksZardoshti, M.+
MTAnalysis for future charging parks – high voltage systems for electric vehicles (external)Stadnichuk, V.
Kreuz, M.
MTDesigning a logistics system for collecting, transporting and storing biomass in NRWAbdelshafy, A.
MTDesigning a robust supply network for the defossilized transport sector, considering evolving policy frameworksZardoshti, M.+
MTDesigning/Analysing circular economy models for construction sector in NRWAbdelshafy, A.
MTDesigning response supply chain against extreme weather eventsThomä, S.+
MTInvestigating the environmental impact and material intensity of cement products in NRWAbdelshafy, A.
MTDoes high-tech synthetic paper environmentally friendly? Walther, G.+
MTModellentwicklung und Fallstudie zur Wettbewerbsfähigkeit und Machbarkeit von Abfallsammelfahrzeugen mit alternativen AntriebstechnologienStadnichuk, V.+
MTMulti-criteria decision-making for evaluating sustainability in bio-hybrid fuel supply chains under uncertain conditions Hendiani, S.+
MTMulti-objective water supply chain for renewable hydrogen production through water electrolysisZardoshti, M.
Amiri, M.
MTRegionale Transformation zur Klimaneutralität – Konzeption und Planung von Klimaneutralitätsszenarien am Beispiel einer Region in Nordrhein-WestfalenWalther, G.+
MTSimultaneous Vehicle and Crew Scheduling - A Decomposition ApproachStadnichuk, V.+
MTSuccess factors and challenges of Product Carbon Footprint calculation including Scope 1, 2 & 3 emissionsAdam, K.+
MTSustainable supplier selection for construction industryHendiani, S.+
MTTechno-economic analysis of different bio-based productsAbdelshafy, A.
MTRelocation of Energy-Intensive Industries through Carbon Leakage and Renewable Pull - Value Creation and Employment Analysis Using the Example of the Steel IndustryWalther, G.+

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