Wil van der Aalst

Titels Prof. dr. ir.
Initials W.M.P.
Main position Hoogleraar RWTH Aachen University / hoogleraar TUE
Disciplines Artificial intelligence, expert systems
  Theoretical computer science
  Information systems, databases
  Software, algorithms, control systems
Chair Informatiesystemen
Domain Natural Sciences and Engineering
Membership Member
Since 2014
Member of Council for Natural Sciences and Engineering
Member of Natural Sciences and Engineering
Advisory Member of Behavioural Sciences, Social Sciences and Law
Employed by RWTH Aachen University
Lehrstuhl für Informatik 9 / Process and Data Science
Ahornstr. 55, Gebäude E2, Raum 6321
D-52074 Aachen
Germany
wvdaalst@pads.rwth-aachen.de
Personal website
Research/publications

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.