Decision Science mastermind joins the QAMPO team!
We are extremely proud and happy to welcome Jørgen Thorlund Haahr – one of the sharpest brains in Decision Science – as the latest member of the QAMPO team.
Jørgen, originally from Faroe Islands, has a background as Computer Scientist from Copenhagen University M.Sc. in Operations Research. Award winning Ph.D. from DTU based on analysis, modeling and solving large puzzle problems in the field of public transportation as a part of a huge interdisciplinary research project Robust Rails at Technical University of Denmark to answer the question: “Can we get the trains to run on time?”
Jørgen won a lot of prizes during his Ph.D. and the Robust Rails project:
- VeRoLog Doctoral Dissertation Prize
- 1. prize RAS Competition, Railway Application Section (with Richard Lusby)
- 2. prize ROADEF/EURO Challenge (with Simon Bull)
- Finalist, EURO Doctoral Dissertation Award (EDDA)
Jørgen has also worked with the development and implementation of advanced mathematical models for optimisation of container-packaging in linershipping industry.
With Jørgen in the team, QAMPO further strengthens it’s position as a leading provider of decision science software solutions and in particular its applications in the field of public transportation.
Jørgen will not be bored. His first day at work was a kick-off meeting for a huge development project together with our strategic partner Trapeze Group to build an end-2-end solution for optimized scheduling within the rail industry!