E. (Erwin) van der Laan

Associate Professor
RSM - Rotterdam School of Management
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Member ERIM
Field: Logistics & Information Systems
Affiliated since 2000

Erwin van der Laan is an associate professor at the Department of Technology and Operations Management, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM).

His areas of interest include closed loop supply chain management, reverse logistics, sustainability, humanitarian logistics and inventory management.

  • U. Corbacioglu & E.A. van der Laan (2013). A Quality Framework in Closed Loop Supply Chains: Opportunities for Value Creation. In Y. Nikolaidis (Ed.), Quality Management in Reverse Logistics (pp. 21-37). London: Springer-Verlag[go to publisher's site]
  • E.A. van der Laan (2011). Closing the Global Supply Chain: The Gateway Towards Sustainability. In J.A.E.E van Nunen, P. Huijbregts & P. Rietveld (Eds.), Transitions towards Sustainable Mobility (pp. 235-245). Berlin Heidelberg: Springer
  • M.P. de Brito, E.A. van der Laan & B.D. Irion (2010). Extended Producer Responsibility in the Aviation Sector. In R. Jilla (Ed.), Aviation Safety and Security - Some Legal Dimensions (pp. 50-70). India: The Icfai University Press
  • E.A. van der Laan, G.P. Kiesmuller, R. Kuik, D. Vlachos & R. Dekker (2004). Quantitative Models for Reverse Logistics Decision making. In Reverse Logistics: Quantitative Models for Closed-Loop Supply Chains (pp. 181-202). Berlin: Springer
  • E.A. van der Laan, R. Kuik, G.P. Kiesmuller, D. Vlachos & R. Dekker (2004). Stochastic Inventory Control for product Recovery. In R. Dekker, L.N. van Wassenhove, K. Inderfurth & M. Fleischmann (Eds.), Reverse Logistics: Quantitative modeling for reverse logistics (pp. 181-220). Berlin: Springer Verlag
  • B. Toktay, E.A. van der Laan & M.P. de Brito Pereira Maduro (2004). Managing Product Returns. In R. Dekker, L.N. van Wassenhove, K. Inderfurth & M. Fleischmann (Eds.), Reverse Logistics: Quantitative modeling for Closed-Loop Supply Chains (pp. 45-64). Berlin: Springer Verlag
  • R.A. Zuidwijk, E.A. van der Laan & L. Hoek (2004). End-of-lease asset recovery: the Oce case. In S.D.P. Flapper & J.A.E.E. van Nunen (Eds.), Managing Closed-Loop Supply chains (pp. 141-150). Berlin: Springer Verlag
  • R.H. Teunter & E.A. van der Laan (2004). Valuation of Inventories in in Product Recovery Systems. In R. Dekker, L.N. van Wassenhove, K. Inderfurth & M. Fleischmann (Eds.), Reverse Logistics: Quantitative modeling for reverse logistics (pp. 275-292). Berlin: Springer
  • R. Dekker & E.A. van der Laan (2003). Inventory control in reverse logistics. In V.D. Guide jr. & L.N. van Wassenhove (Eds.), Business Aspects of Closed-Loop Supply Chains (International Management Series, 2) (pp. 175-200). Pittsburgh, PA: Carnegie Mellon University Press
  • E.A. van der Laan & R.H. Teunter (2002). Average costs versus net present value: A comparison for multi-source inventory models. In A. Klose, M.G. Speranza & L.N. Van Wassenhove (Eds.), Quantitative Approaches to Distribution Logistics and Supply Chain Management (Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems) (pp. 359-378). Springer Verlag
  • R. Dekker, E.A. van der Laan & K. Inderfurth (2000). A review on inventory control for joint manufacturing and remanufacturing. In Z. Binder (Ed.), Management and Control of Production and Logistics 2000. Proceedings of the 2nd IFAC/IFIP/IEEE Conference, Grenoble, France, 5 - 8 July 2000 (pp. 235-240). Great Britain: Pergamon
  • E.A. van der Laan, M. Salomon & J.A.E.E. van Nunen (1998). Reverse logistics and inventory control with product remanufacturing. In B. Fleischmann, J.A.E.E. van Nunen, M. Grazia Speranza & P. Stähly (Eds.), Advances in Distribution Logistics (Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems, 460) (pp. 449-479). Berlin: Springer
  • E.A. van der Laan, M. Fleischmann, R. Dekker & L.N.J.L. van Wassenhove (1998). Inventory control for joint manufacturing and remanufacturing. In S. Tayur, R. Ganeshan & M. Magazine (Eds.), Quantitative Models for Supply Chain Management (pp. 807-837). Boston/Dordrecht/London: Kluwer
  • E.A. van der Laan, M. Fleischmann, R. Dekker & L.N.J.L. van Wassenhove (1998). Inventory control for joint manufacturing and remanufacturing. In S. Tayur, R. Ganeshan & M. Magazine (Eds.), Quantitative models for supply chain management (Kluwer's International Series) (pp. 809-837). Dordrecht: Kluwer
  • R. Dekker, J. Bloemhof-Ruwaard, M. Fleischmann, E.A. van der Laan, J.A.E.E. van Nunen & L.N.J.L. van Wassenhove (1997). Operations research in reverse logistics: some recent contributions. In M. Muffato & K.S. Pawar (Eds.), Third International Symposium on Logistics (pp. 263-268). Padova: Servici Grafici Editoriali
  • E.A. van der Laan & J. van Dalen (2017). Improving the supply chain in humanitarian logistics. RSM Discovery - Management Knowledge, 30 (2), 8-10.
  • E.A. van der Laan (2010). Het sluiten van ketens: de sleutel tot duurzaamheid. Tijdschrift voor Vervoerswetenschap, 46 (4), 182-187.
  • M. Salomon, M.C. Thierry, E.A. van der Laan, R. Dekker, J.A.E.E. van Nunen & L.N.J.L. van Wassenhove (1995). Wat is reversed logistics? (2). Tijdschrift voor Inkoop en Logistiek, 11 (7), 48-52.
  • M. Salomon, M.C. Thierry, E.A. van der Laan, R. Dekker, J.A.E.E. van Nunen & L.N.J.L. van Wassenhove (1995). Wat is reversed logistics?(2). Tijdschrift voor Inkoop en Logistiek, 11 (7-8), 48-52.
  • E.A. van der Laan, M. Salomon, M.C. Thierry, R. Dekker, J.A.E.E. van Nunen & L.N.J.L. van Wassenhove (1995). Wat is reversed logistics? (1). Tijdschrift voor Inkoop en Logistiek, 11 (6), 12-16.
  • M. Salomon, E.A. van der Laan, R. Dekker, M.C. Thierry & A.A.N. Ridder (1994). Product Remanufacturing and its Effect on Production and Inventory Control. (Intern rapport, Management Report Series, no 172). :
  • M. Corbey, K. Inderfurth, E.A. van der Laan & S. Nimmer (1999). The use of accounting information in production and inventory control for reverse logistics.

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E.A. van der Laan & J. van Dalen (2017). Improving the supply chain in humanitarian logistics. RSM Discovery - Management Knowledge, 30 (2), 8-10.