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Alexander RINNOOY KAN President, The Social and Economic Council of the Netherlands, The Hague


1969 Candidate's degree in mathematics at the University of Leiden
  the University of Amsterdam
1972 Doctoral degree in mathematics (cum laude) at the University of Leiden; Candidate's degree in econometrics (cum laude) at
1976 Doctor's degree in mathematics at the University of Amsterdam
1985 University of California, Berkeley (May) Visiting Professor at the Technion
1986 Haifa
1989-1990 Visiting Professor at the Wharton School, Philadelphia
since 1990 President of Federation of Netherlands Industries VON


Vereniging voor Statistiek
Mathematical Programming Society
Operations Research Society of America
The Institute for Management Sciences


O.E. Flippo, A.H.G. Rinnooy Kann, "Decomposition in general mathematical programming", Mathematical Programming 60, 361-382, 1993
E.L. Lawler, J.K. Lenstra, A.H.G. Rinnooy Kann, D.B. Shmoys, "Sequencing and scheduling: Algorithms and complexity", in: S.C. Graves, A.H.G. Rinnooy Kann, P.H. Zipkin (eds.), Handbooks in Operation Research and Management Science, 1., 445-522, 1993
A.W.J. Kolen, A.H.G. Rinnooy Kann, C.P.M. van Hoesel, A.P.M. Wagelmans, "Sensitivity analysis of list scheduling heuristics" , Discrete Applied Mathematics 55, 145-162, 1994
R.M. Karp, A.H.G. Rinnooy Kann, R.V. Vohra, "Average case analysis of a heuristic for the assignment problem", Mathematics of Operations Research 19, 513-522, 1994


Honorary Degree, Free University of Brussels, 1994
EURO Gold Medal, 1986
Lanchester Prize, Honorable mention, 1985
Honorary Mention, EURO Award (Vienna), 1983