[연사초청] Arthur ter Hofstede 교수님 (Queensland University of Technology (QUT)) 방문

2015-01-13 15:21
Arthur ter Hofstede 교수님께서 (Queensland University of Technology (QUT)) UNIST에 방문하셨습니다.

Arthur ter Hofstede

a professor in the Faculty of Science and Technology and co-leader of the BPM group.
He is also a Professor at Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands and a Senior Visiting Scholar of Tsinghua University in China.

More about Arthur. 

Research theme: EnvironmentFoodHealthInformation

Research discipline: Information Systems

Research area

Conceptual, formal, and technological foundations of Business Process Automation.
Much of this work centers around the YAWL (Yet Another Workflow Language) open source workflow management system, which is based on the well-known Workflow Patterns Initiative.
This system is used in industry and provides a testbed for the application of new research ideas.


Arthur is interested in students with a background in computer science for the area of business process automation.

Students should have an affinity with and an understanding of:

- mathematical concepts (e.g. logic, graph theory)
- programming theory and practice.

Research topics

Over time, topics will vary and can be discussed. At the moment there is an interest in areas such as : 

- process simulation
- process monitoring
- verification
- BPM and security
- process configuration
- business process extensibility
- link between business process automation and knowledge management
- modelling in the large