Institute for Material Handling and Logistics
Olaf Zimmerman

M.Sc. Olaf Zimmermann

  • Karlsruher Institut für Technologie
    Institut für Fördertechnik und Logistiksysteme
    Geb. 50.38 Gotthard-Franz-Str. 8
    76131 Karlsruhe

Research topics

  • Analytical models and methods for description, performance evaluation, control and optimization of production systems and supply chain networks




since 2017

Institute for Material Handling and Logistics (IFL)
Research Associate


Master Thesis
Modelling and Analysis of a discrete-time G/G/1-Queue with priorities


Institute for Material Handling and Logistics (IFL)
Student assistant


Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Study of Industrial Engineering (B. Sc. and M. Sc.)

Thesis topics

  • AktuelleClick here for a list of currently available topics.


Review of models for large scale manufacturing networks.
Furmans, K.; Liberopoulos, G.; Rimmele, M.; Zimmermann, O.
2017. 11th Conference on Stochastic Models of Manufacturing and Service Operations, June 4-9, 2017, Acaya, Italy, 251–260, Institute of Industrial Technologies and Automation (ITIA) of the National Research Council of Italy