Profile of Karl-Heinz Küfer

Fields of Activity / Competences

  • Numerics of continuous optimization
  • Integration of simulation and optimization
  • Multicriteria prediction and decision support systems
  • Average complexity theory of algorithms
  • Geometric probability



Major Publications

  • Ackermann, H.; Küfer, K.-H.; Leithäuser, N.; Meyer, A.; Velten, S.:
    How to unload bulk carrier quickly? - Mathematical models to identify efficient loading patterns.
    The Journal of Scheduling, Special Issue MISTA 2015, 772-775, ISSN: 2305-249X, (2016).
  • Bischoff, M.; Klug, A.; Küfer, K.-H.; Plociennik, K.; Schüle, I.:
    Optimized pattern design for photovoltaik power stations.
    Operations Research Proceedings, 451-456, ISBN: 978-3-319-28697-6, (2014).
  • Bonacker, E.; Gibali, A.; Küfer, K.-H.; Süss, P.:
    Speedup of lexicographic optimization by superorization and its applications to cancer radiotherapy treatment.
    Inverse Problems 1(1):1, (2016).


A collection of publications by Karl-Heinz Küfer in the Fraunhofer-Publica