Wil van der Aalst

Titels Prof. dr. ir.
Initials W.M.P.
Main position Hoogleraar RWTH Aachen University / hoogleraar TUE
Disciplines Theoretical computer science
  Information systems, databases
  Artificial intelligence, expert systems
  Software, algorithms, control systems
Chair Informatiesystemen
Domain Natural Sciences and Engineering
Membership Member
Since 2014
Member of Natural Sciences and Engineering
Employed by RWTH Aachen University
Lehrstuhl für Informatik 9 / Process and Data Science, Gebäude E2, Raum 6321
Ahornstr. 55
D-52074 Aachen
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Wil van der Aalst, RWTH Aachen University and Eindhoven University of Technology, has pioneered new methods and techniques for designing and analysing business processes. His work is internationally renowned. He makes use of process mining, a relatively new field that combines data mining and process modelling. The rapid growth of big data makes his scientific approach vital to process management within companies, institutions and other organisations. He is one of the most cited computer scientists in the world.