Dr. Eberhard Bluemel, Fraunhofer for Factory Operation and Automation Institute, Germany

 

Dr. Eberhard Bluemel, Fraunhofer for Factory Operation and Automation Institute, Germany

 

 

Education

 

1985                                                    Dr. rer. nat. degree, Magna Cum Laude (dissertation: “On the Quasiconvexity of Special Permutation Problems”, Otto von Guericke Technical College Magdeburg

 

1984 - 1985                                          Research assistant/doctoral candidate, Otto von Guericke Technical College Magdeburg

 

1976                                                    Diplom degree in Mathematics (Diplom thesis: “Applying Simulation Methods to Solve Specific Scheduling Problems from Practice”, Otto von Guericke Technical College Magdeburg

 

1972 - 1976                                          Undergraduate student (major: Mathematics), Otto von Guericke Technical College Magdeburg

 

 

Employment

 

2001 - present                                      Virtual Interactive Training Business Unit Manager, Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation (IFF), Magdeburg

 

1997 - 2001                                          Head of Department of Planning and Visualization Techniques, Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation (IFF), Magdeburg

 

1994 - 1997                                          Head of Department of Factory Planning und Logistics, Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation (IFF), Magdeburg

 

1992 - 1994                                          Deputy Head of Department of Logistics and PPS, Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation (IFF), Magdeburg

 

1988 - 1991                                          Group Manager, Planungsgesellschaft Sachsen-Anhalt mbH, Magdeburg (established and headed a group for computerized project planning emphasizing CAD implementation)

 

1985 - 1988                                          Lecturer and Systems Programmer, Department of Computer Science, Otto von Guericke Technical University, Magdeburg (taught seminars on “Programming Techniques for Students of Engineering” and worked as systems programmer in the university computer center)

 

1978 - 1984                                          Assistant Lecturer and Researcher, Department of Operations Research, Division of Mathematics and Physics, Otto von Guericke Technical College, Magdeburg (taught seminars on  “Mathematical Foundations for Students of Engineering” and “Mathematical Optimization for Students of Mathematics” and researched the structure of discrete optimization problems)

 

1976 - 1978                                          Engineering consultant, Department of Plant Organization, Trikot Engineering Firm, Limbach-Oberfrohna

 

 

Other Professional Activities

 

Teaching Positions

2004 - present                                      Lecturer on Virtual Reality in Industrial Applications, Harz University of Applied Sciences Wernigerode

2005 - present                                      Virtual Reality in Industrial Applications, School of Mechanical Engineering, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg

1994- 1995                                           Lecturer on Simulation-aided Logistics and PPS Management Games, School of Mechanical Engineering, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg

1994                                                    Lecturer on Simulation in Production Engineering, School of Computer Science, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg

1993- 1994                                           Lecturer on the Virtual Factory / PPS Systems, School of Mechanical Engineering, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg

1990 - 1991                                          Lecturer on Mathematics, Business Information Systems Postgraduate Program, Anwenderverband Deutscher Informationsverarbeiter (ADI)

 

Program Committee Member:          

2003                                                    European Simulation Interoperability Workshop Euro-SIW, Stockholm

 

2001 and 2002                                      European Simulation Interoperability Workshop Euro-SIW, London

 

1999 - present                                      Harbour, Maritime & Multimodal Logistics Modelling and Simulation (HMS) (annual international conference)

1992 - present                                      Simulation and Visualization (annual international conference), Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg

Conference Session Chair:               

2004                                                    Co-operation Forum on the Information Society EuroIndia2004, New Delhi

2001                                                    European Simulation Interoperability Workshop Euro-SIW, London

1996                                                    Winter Simulation Conference WSC, San Diego

 

EU Activities                                  

2005 – present                                     Member of the European Intermodal Research Advisory Boards (EIRAC)

 

December 2000 - present                      EU Commission Expert in the Fifth Research Framework (project proposal evaluator of and project reviewer in the IST key actions “Work and Business” and “Essential Technologies”)

 

1995 - present                                      Coordinator of numerous EU projects focusing on simulation and logistics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




PART-FINANCED BY THE EUROPEAN UNION
(European Regional Development Fund)