Staff

Wouter van Heeswijk

IR. W.J.A. VAN HEESWIJK

University of Twente
Faculty of Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences
Department Industrial Engineering and Business Information Systems

P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands

Room: RA 3402 (Ravelijn)
Tel: (+31 53 489)6514
E-mail: w.j.a.vanheeswijk@utwente.nl

SUMMARY

Wouter van Heeswijk is a PhD candidate within the IEBIS department at the University of Twente. He obtained his master’s degree in Industrial Engineering & Management in 2012, graduating on the subject of real option analysis. His PhD research is part of the CONCOORD project, which focuses on the consolidation and coordination of urban freight distribution. His main research goal is to identify the control structure, information exchange and incentives required for autonomous actors to collaborate and form an integrated transportation system. For this purpose, Wouter makes use of multi-agent simulation, cooperative game theory, pricing schemes, and real-time decision making heuristics.

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Multi-agent systems
  • Cooperative game theory
  • Cost pricing
  • Dynamic vehicle routing
  • Transportation management

PUBLICATIONS

  • Heeswijk van, W.J.A. (2012). The application of real option analysis on a Gas-to-Wire investment scenario. MSc. Thesis, University of Twente: http://essay.utwente.nl/62536/
  • Heeswijk van, W.J.A. (2011). Analyse van de rechtsgeldigheid van een elektronisch geldsysteem binnen de financiële wetgeving. BSc. Thesis, University of Twente: http://wewi-rapporten.utwente.nl/1/

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