N.A.H. (Niels) Agatz

Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Member ERIM
Field: Logistics & Information Systems
Affiliated since 2004

Niels Agatz is an assistant professor of Operations Management atĀ Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. Niels obtained his MSc in Industrial Engineering from Eindhoven University of Technology and obtained his PhD from Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. In December 2008, Niels was rewarded a Rubicon fellowship from the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO) which enabled him to spend 12 months as a postdoctoral researcher at the School of Industrial Engineering of the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, USA. His research interests are in demand management and pricing, sustainable transportation and the interface between marketing and operations, specifically in B2C Internet retailing.

  • Agatz, N.A.H., Campbell, A., Fleischmann, M. & Savelsbergh, M.W.P. (2008). Challenges and Opportunities in Attended Home Delivery. In B. Golden, R. Raghavan & E. Wasil (Eds.), The Vehicle Routing Problem: Latest Advances and New Challenges (pp. 370-396). New York: Springer.
  • Agatz, N.A.H. (2009, April 02). Demand management in E-fulfillment. Erasmus University Rotterdam (192 pag.) (Rotterdam: Erasmus Research Institute of Management (PhD Serie 163)). Prom./coprom.: Prof.Dr.Ir. J.A.E.E. van Nunen & dr. M. Fleischmann.
  • Agatz, N.A.H., Campbell, A., Fleischmann, M., Nunen, J.A.E.E. van & Savelsbergh, M.W.P. (2008, Juli 07). What E-Tailers Can Learn From Airline Pricing. Wall Street Journal
Alp Arslan

open project in Business Processes, Logistics & Information Systems

  • Role: Daily Supervisor
  • PhD Candidate: Alp Arslan
  • Time frame: 2014 -
Niels Agatz

Demand Management in E-Fulfillment

  • Role: PhD Candidate
  • PhD Candidate: Niels Agatz
  • Time frame: 2004 - 2009
PhD Defence ERIM Doctoral Programme


Visiting address

Office: Mandeville Building T09-19
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam

Latest publication

Stiglic, M, Agatz, N.A.H., Savelsbergh, M.W.P. & Gradisar, M. (2015). The Benefits of Meeting Points in Ride-Sharing Systems. Transportation Research. Part B, Methodological, Accepted. doi: http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2567274