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Dr. Helmut Sedding

Dr. Helmut Sedding

Dr. Helmut Sedding

ZHAW School of Engineering
Institute of Data Analysis and Process Design
Technikumstrasse 81
8400 Winterthur

+41 (0) 58 934 71 59

Work at ZHAW

Position at the ZHAW

Senior Research Associate

Education and Continuing education

Expertise and research interests

Combinatorial optimization algorithms, in particular in scheduling

Professional milestones

Dr. rer. nat. (summa cum laude)
Dipl.-Inf. (Computer Science)

IISE Transactions Award 2021
IWA Prize 2016

Shared Awards:
Handling Award 2019 of the technical journal Handling in "Warehousing, Order Picking and Intralogistics"
German Assembly Congress 2019: first runner-up in the award for "Best Assembly Idea"
bwcon 2014: first runner-up CyberOne award
LogiMat 2013 Best Product Award in "Software, Communication, IT"



Articles in scientific journal, peer-reviewed
Books and monographs, peer-reviewed
Conference contributions, peer-reviewed
Other publications
Oral conference contributions and abstracts

Publications before appointment at the ZHAW

Scheduling non-monotonous convex piecewise-linear time-dependent processing times,
Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Dynamic Scheduling Problems, 79–84, 2018.

On the complexity of scheduling start time dependent asymmetric convex processing times,
Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Project Management and Scheduling, 209–212, 2018.

Scheduling of Time-Dependent Asymmetric Nonmonotonic Processing Times permits an FPTAS,
Proceedings of the 15th Cologne-Twente Workshop on Graphs & Combinatorial Optimization, 135–138, 2017.

Box Placement as Time Dependent Scheduling To Reduce Automotive Assembly Line Worker Walk Times,
Proceedings of the 13th Workshop on Models and Algorithms for Planning and Scheduling Problems, 92–94, 2017

Single Machine Scheduling with Nonmonotonic Piecewise Linear Time Dependent Processing Times, with F. Jaehn,
Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Project Management and Scheduling 2014, 222–225, 2014