Stephan Westphal is professor of Discrete Optimization at Clausthal University of Technology. His current research interests include combinatorial optimization, online optimization, sports scheduling, vehicle routing, and scheduling. He developed the mathematical models and the corresponding software for the tournament scheduling of the German Soccer League (DFL), the German Basketball League (Beko BBL) and the German Ice Hockey League (DEL).

Institution: TU Clausthal (Germany)
Email: stephan.westphal@tu-clausthal.de Personal website: visit website