Harald Dyckhoff was born in Rheine in 1951. He studied mathematics and physics at RWTH Aachen University, followed by business administration and operations research. He received a doctoral degree and a post-doctoral Habilitation degree from the University of Hagen. After working as a professor of operations research in Essen, Harald Dyckhoff obtained his present Chair at RWTH Aachen University in 1988.


Research Interests

  • Production and decision theory
  • Performance and efficiency measurement
  • Industrial sustainability management

Possible Cooperations

  • Methodology of Life Cycle Assessment, in particular the evaluation of durable objekts and projects
  • Performance measurement with Data Envelopment Analysis, short DEA
  • Importance of bio-mass for sustainable value creation