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Prof Dr. Karin Krüger

Department of Cooperative Studies
Professorship for Business Mathematics / Statistics / Operations Research
Specialist area: Business
Professor

T: +49 (0)30 30877-2416
F: +49 (0)30 30877-2019
E: karin.krueger@hwr-berlin.de


Visitor's address
Lichtenberg Campus
Building 1
Room 11084
Alt Friedrichsfelde 60
10315 Berlin

Postal address
Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Recht Berlin
Lichtenberg Campus
Alt-Friedrichsfelde 60
10315 Berlin
Germany

 

Academic and Professional Career

  • 1973-1977: Studied Mathematics at the “Otto von Guerike” Technical University of Magdeburg, graduating with a Diploma in Mathematics
  • 1977-1981: Research assistant at the Faculty of Mathematics at the “Otto von Guerike” Technical University of Magdeburg
  • 1982: Doctorate (Dr. rer. nat.)
  • 1981-1987: Planning engineer with responsibility for decentralised computer technology in the traffic planning department of the administrative region of Magdeburg
  • 1988-1997: Research assistant at the Faculty of Mathematics at the “Otto von Guerike” University of Magdeburg
  • 1997: Professor at the Vocational Academy in Berlin

Key Aspects of practise

  • Modelling of and solution of machine scheduling problems
  • Application of mathematical methods for the solution of transport and tour problems

Expert for

  • Business Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Operations Research

Key Aspects in Teaching

  • Business Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Operations Research
  • Actuarial Mathematics

Research Projects and Fields

  • Methods of Operations Research – applying these methods practically and structuring them for the purpose of teaching students of business

Selected, current Publications

  • A heuristic decomposition algorithm for scheduling problems on mixed graphs, in: Journal of the Operational Research Society (1995) 46 (mit Natalia V. Shakhlevich, Yuri N. Sotskov und Frank Werner)
  • Heuristics for generalized shop scheduling problems based on decompositionInternational, in: Journal of Production Research (1998) Vol. 36 No. 11 (mit Yuri N. Sotskov und Frank Werner)