Organisation profile

Organisation profile

The Centre for Smart Warehousing and Logistics Systems brings together academics conducting research in warehousing, transportation and logistics applications. We have a strong interest in applied research and a focus in the development of innovative methods for improved operations management and decision making. We conduct top-quality research utilising emerging technologies and tools that has a strong potential to make a substantial impact to business and the society.

We work with business, end-customers and professional organisations to motivate our research, develop best practice and disseminate our results.

Members of the centre participate to the School of Management PhD programme, while the School offers an MSc in Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, and,–along with the Department of Mechanical Engineering– an MSc in Innovation and Technology Management and an MSc in Engineering Business Management.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions


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