Melvin Drent

Melvin Drent

Doctoral researcher

Fachgebiet(e) Production, distribution & supply chain management / Quantitative methods in economics & management
Forschungsthemen Business Analytics, Operations Research, Inventory Theory, Maintenance
Fakultät oder Zentrum Fakultät für Recht, Wirtschaftswissenschaften und Finanzwirtschaft
Department Fachbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Postadresse Campus Kirchberg, Université du Luxembourg
6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi
L-1359 Luxembourg
Büroadresse B11C
Soziale Medien & Blogs
Gesprochene Sprachen Dutch, English
Forschungsaufenthalte in Luxembourg, Netherlands, USA

Melvin Drent joined the Luxembourg Center for Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LCL) as a full-time PhD student in November 2017.

He holds a BSc degree in Industrial Engineering and an MSc degree in Operations Management and Logistics. Both degrees were obtained Cum Laude from the Eindhoven University of Technology.

His Master thesis addressed integrated spare part control and repair optimization in a complex network and was supervised by LCL Associate Prof. Joachim Arts.

This thesis was awarded with the Dow Chemical prize for the best Master thesis in the field of Operations Management and Logistics defended at the Eindhoven University of Technology in the academic year 2016-2017.

Melvin’s current research focuses on dual-sourcing strategies; particularly the application of such strategies to create carbon efficient supply chains. This PhD research is supervised by Associate Prof. Joachim Arts.

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Last updated on: Mittwoch, den 22. Januar 2020

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