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Professor Dr. Justus Arne Schwarz and the team of the Chair of Production Management address design and control problems in modern production systems. A crucial challenge of production management in research and practice is digitalization. Accounting for new technologies, known under the term Industry 4.0, is key for successful production management. In research as well as teaching, business decisions are modeled as optimization problems and addressed with quantitative Business Analytics approaches to obtain managerial insights.

Professor Schwarz receives Best Reviewer Award 2021

Prof. Dr. Justus Arne Schwarz receives the Best Reviewer Award 2021 from the internationally renowned journal Omega: The International Journal of Management Science. Professor Schwarz was delighted: "Writing peer-reviews  is of fundamental importance for the quality assurance of scientific work. I am therefore very pleased to receive this award and the associated recognition of my work."  More information on the research areas at the Chair of Production Management can be found here.

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Chair of Production Management


Prof. Dr. Justus Arne Schwarz


Stefanie Heitzer

Building: RW(S) Room:142
Tel.: +49 (0)941 943 - 2277
Fax: +49 (0)941 943 - 2828 ProductionManagement@ur.de