The stand-in position at the chair for production and logistics is held by Prof. Dr. Matthias Klumpp. He studied Business Administration, Economics and Education at the Universities of Leipzig, Strasbourg and Berlin (HU), received his PhD from the University of Leipzig and his venia legendi (Habilitation) in business administration at the University of Duisburg-Essen (2019).

Research Areas

  • Digital production, retail and logistics operations
  • Sustainability in global supply chains
  • Qualification and knowledge management in logistics
  • Efficiency measurement / data envelopment analysis
  • Artificial intelligence and Human-Computer-Interaction (HCI)

Google Scholar profile

Selected Publications
Loske, D.; Klumpp, M. (2021): Human-AI collaboration in route planning: An empirical efficiency-based analysis in retail logistics. International Journal of Production Economics, online first.
DOI 10.1016/j.ijpe.2021.108236

Loske, D.; Klumpp, M. (2021):
Intelligent and efficient? An empirical analysis of human–AI collaboration for truck drivers in retail logistics. International Journal of Logistics Management, online first.
DOI 10.1108/IJLM-03-2020-01498

Klumpp, M.; Gruhn, V.; Hesenius, M.; Schwarz, P. (2021):
Connected Urban Mobility: Einsatz Künstlicher Intelligenz zur Koordination von Lastenrädern in der Last Mile Logistik. In: Proff H. (eds.): Making Connected Mobility Work, 533-547. Springer Gabler, Wiesbaden.
DOI 10.1007/978-3-658-32266-3_33

Klumpp, M.; Loske, D. (2021):
Order Picking and E-Commerce: Introducing Non-Parametric Efficiency Measurement for Sustainable Retail Logistics. Journal of Theoretical and Applied Electronic Commerce Research, Vol. 16, No. 4, 846-858.
DOI 10.3390/jtaer16040048

Klumpp, M.; Loske, D. (2021):
Long-Term Economic Sustainability of Humanitarian Logistics-A Multi-Level and Time-Series Data Envelopment Analysis. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, Vol. 18, No. 5, 2219.
DOI 10.3390/ijerph18052219

Klumpp, M.; Ruiner, C. (2021):
Digital Supply Chains and the Human Factor - A Structured Synopsis. In: Klumpp M., Ruiner C. (eds.): Digital Supply Chains and the Human Factor, 1-14. Springer, Cham.
DOI 10.1007/978-3-030-58430-6_1

Loske, D.; Klumpp, M. (2021):
Efficiency Measurement in Digitalized Work Systems of Transport Logistics. In: Klumpp M., Ruiner C. (eds.): Digital Supply Chains and the Human Factor, 149-180. Springer, Cham.
DOI 10.1007/978-3-030-58430-6_9

Frederhausen, S.; Klumpp, M. (2020):
Commercial electric vehicle routing in urban logistics : a systematic literature review. Proceedings of the Hamburg International Conference of Logistics, Vol. 30, 32-69.
DOI 10.15480/882.3142

Schwarz, P.; Klumpp, M. (2020):
Preventing Mental Strain for Logistics Workers: Guideline Development. Proceedings of the Hamburg International Conference of Logistics, Vol. 29, 736-761.
DOI 10.15480/882.3133

Loske, D.; Klumpp, M. (2020):
Simulating the impact of digitalization on retail logistics efficiency. Proceedings of the Hamburg International Conference of Logistics, Vol. 29, 76-111.
DOI 10.15480/882.3126

Loske, D.; Klumpp, M. (2020):
Verifying the effects of digitalisation in retail logistics: an efficiency-centred approach. International Journal of Logistics Research and Applications, 1-25.
DOI 10.1080/13675567.2020.1815681

Ruiner, C.; Klumpp, M. (2020):
Arbeitskräfte zwischen Autonomie und Kontrolle-Auswirkungen der Digitalisierung auf Arbeitsbeziehungen in der Logistik. Industrielle Beziehungen, Vol. 27, No. 2, 141-159.
DOI 10.3224/indbez.v27i2.03

Klumpp, M.; Hagemann, V.; Schaper, M. (2020):
Assessment of Cognitive Strain in Digital Logistics Work: Background, Analysis and Implications. International Conference on Dynamics in Logistics, 504-515.
DOI 10.1007/978-3-030-44783-0_47

Ruiner, C.; Hagemann, V.; Hesenius, M.; Klumpp, M. (2020):
Digitales Ideenmanagement als Mitbestimmung 4.0? Chancen und Herausforderungen der Partizipation von Mitarbeitenden in betrieblichen Veränderungsprozessen. Arbeit in der Data Society, 243-261.
DOI 10.1007/978-3-658-32276-2_15

Klumpp, M.; Hesenius, M.; Ruiner, C.; Hagemann, V. (2020):
KI zur Unterstützung neuer Arbeitswelten in Produktion, Handel und Logistik. Künstliche Intelligenz in Wirtschaft & Gesellschaft, 155-167.
DOI 10.1007/978-3-658-29550-9_9

Marner, T.; Klumpp, M. (2020):
Employment effects and efficiency of ports. International Journal of Computer Aided Engineering and Technology, Vol. 12, No. 4, 480-494.
DOI 10.1504/IJCAET.2020.107444

Neukirchen, T.; Klumpp, M. (2019):
Digital logistics, strategic cognitive readiness and employee training. Proceedings of the Hamburg International Conference of Logistics, Vol. 27, 116-150.
DOI 10.15480/882.2467

Klumpp, M.; Zijm, W.M.H. (2019):
Logistics Innovation and Social Sustainability: How to Prevent an Artificial Divide in Human-Machine Interaction. Journal of Business Logistics, Vol. 40, No. 3, 265-278.
DOI 10.1111/jbl.12198

Klumpp, M.; Hesenius, M.; Meyer, O.; Ruiner, C.; Gruhn ,V. (2019):
Production logistics and human-computer interaction – state-of-the-art, challenges and requirements for the future. International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 1-19.
DOI 10.1007/s00170-019-03785-0

Abidi, H.; Dullaert, W.; De Leeuw, S.; Lysko, D.; Klumpp, M. (2019):
Strategic Partner Evaluation Criteria for Logistics Service Provider Networks. International Journal of Logistics Management, Vol. 30, No. 2, 438-466.
DOI 0.1108/IJLM-07-2017-0178

Loske, D.; Klumpp, M. (2018):
Efficiency Analysis for Digitalised Working Systems of Truck Drivers. Proceedings of the Hamburg International Conference of Logistics, Vol, 25, 98-119.
DOI 10.15480/882.1804

Klumpp, M. (2018):
Automation and artificial intelligence in business logistics systems: Human reactions and collaboration requirements. International Journal of Logistics, Vol. 21, No. 3, 224-242.
DOI 10.1080/13675567.2017.1384451

Neukirchen, T.; Klumpp, M. (2017):
Topical map for continuing education: AHP expert survey. Proceedings of the Hamburg International Conference of Logistics, Vol. 24, 136-156.
DOI 10.15480/882.1487

Kuhlmann, A. S.; Klumpp, M. (2017):
Digitalization of logistics processes and the human perspective. Proceedings of the Hamburg International Conference of Logistics, Vol. 24,118-135.
DOI 10.15480/882.1483

Toklu, N.E., Papapanagiotou, V., Klumpp, M., Gambardella, M., Montemanni, R. (2016):
Ant colony optimization for a 2-stage capacitated vehicle routing problem with probabilistic demand increases. International Journal of Business Innovation and Research, Vol. 11, No. 1, 5-17.
DOI 10.1504/IJBIR.2016.077607

Abidi, H.; de Leeuw, S.; Klumpp, M. (2015):
The value of fourth-party logistics services in the humanitarian supply chain. Journal of Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Vol. 5, No. 1, 35-60.
DOI 10.1108/JHLSCM-02-2014-0010

Santarelli, G.; Abidi, H.; Klumpp, M.; Regattieri, A. (2015):
Humanitarian supply chains and performance measurement schemes in practice. International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management, Vol. 64, No. 6,784-810.
DOI 10.1108/SCM-09-2013-0349

Klumpp, M.; de Boer, H.; Vossensteyn, H. (2014):
Comparing national policies on institutional profiling in Germany and the Netherlands. Comparative Education, Vol. 50, No. 2, 156-176.
DOI 10.1080/03050068.2013.834558