Prof. Dr. Matthias Kalverkamp

Prof. Dr. Matthias Kalverkamp | Professor für Supply Chain Management und Operations Management


Room: N 3.08
Email: Matthias.Kalverkamp(at)
Phone: +4961194953244

Postal Address:

Postfach 3251
65022 Wiesbaden


Bleichstraße 44
65183 Wiesbaden


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Research Interests

  • Supply Chain Management in the Circular Economy
    • especially in the domains of (automotive) remanufacturing und reuse
    • Closed-loop supply chains and 'open-loop' supply chains
    • Cascade use and supply chains
    • Material Flow Analysis
  • Digital transformation in supply chains und operations
    • Product lifecycle management und digital twins, especially for the Circular Economy
    • Smart manufacturing
  • Game-based learning (serious games) in higher education

Publications (excerpt)

  • Franzè, C; Pesce, D; Kalverkamp, M; Pehlken, A (2023): “Scale without mass”: A decision-making tool for scaling remanufacturing practices in the white goods industry, In: Journal of Cleaner Production, Volume 417. DOI:
  • Kalverkamp, M; Baalsrud Hauge, J.; Lim, T. (2022): Exploring a Commercial Game for Adoption to Logistics Training. In: Kim, D.Y., von Cieminski, G., Romero, D. (eds) Advances in Production Management Systems. Smart Manufacturing and Logistics Systems: Turning Ideas into Action. APMS 2022. IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, vol 664. Springer, Cham. DOI:
  • Kalverkamp, M.; Helmers, E.; Pehlken, A. (2020): Impacts of Life Cycle Inventory Databases on Life Cycle Assessments: A review by means of a drivetrain case study. In: Journal of Cleaner Production 269, DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.121329
  • Pehlken, A.; Kalverkamp, M.; Wittstock, R. (Hg.) (2019): Cascade Use in Technologies 2018. Internationale Konferenz zur Kaskadennutzung und Kreislaufwirtschaft – Oldenburg 2018. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-662-57886-5
  • Kalverkamp, M.; Young, S. B. (2019): In Support of Open-Loop Supply Chains. Expanding the scope of environmental sustainability in reverse supply chains. In: Journal of Cleaner Production 214, S. 573–582. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.01.006
  • Khan, M. A.; Kalverkamp, M.; Wuest, T. (2019): Cascade Utilization During the End-of-Life of Product Service Systems. Synergies and Challenges. In: A. Pehlken, M. Kalverkamp und R. Wittstock (Hg.): Cascade Use in Technologies 2018. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg, S. 1–7
  • Kalverkamp, M. (2018): Hidden Potentials in Open-Loop Supply Chains for Remanufacturing. In: The International Journal of Logistics Management 29 (4), S. 1125-1146. DOI: 10.1108/IJLM-10-2017-0278
  • Kalverkamp, M.; Pehlken, A.; Wuest, T.; Young, S. B. (2018): Sustainability of Cascading Product Lifecycles. The need for adaptive management to end-of-life supply chains. In: Proceedings of PLM2018. 1.-4. Juli 2018, Turin, Italien (TOP3-Beitrag)
  • Burger, C.; Kalverkamp, M.; Pehlken, A. (2018): Decision Making and Software Solutions with regard to Waste Management. In: Journal of Cleaner Production 205, S. 210-225. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.09.093
  • Diedler, S.; Hobohm, J.; Batinic, B.; Kalverkamp, M.; Kuchta, K. (2018): WEEE data management in Germany and Serbia. In: Global NEST Journal (in press). DOI: 10.30955/gnj.002657
  • Kalverkamp, M.; Pehlken, A.; Wuest, T. (2017): Cascade Use and the Management of Product Lifecycles. In: Sustainability 9 (9), S. 1540. DOI: 10.3390/su9091540.
  • Kalverkamp, M.; Raabe, T. (2017): Automotive Remanufacturing in the Circular Economy in Europe. Marketing System Challenges. In: Journal of Macromarketing 38 (1), S. 112-130. DOI: 10.1177/0276146717739066
  • Baalsrud Hauge, J.; Lim, T.; Kalverkamp, M.; Haase, F.; Bellotti, F. (2016): Analysis on Educating Mechanical Engineers Through Serious Games Using Pervasive Technologies. In: Proceedings of the ASME 2016 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference. Volume 1B: 36th Computers and Information in Engineering Conference. Charlotte, NC, USA. 21.-24. August 2016. DOI: 10.1115/DETC2016-59826
  • Kalverkamp, M. (2015): Supply for Remanufacturing. Contradictions Between Theory and Practice. In: K. S. Pawar, H. Rogers und E. Ferrari (Hg.): The Proceedings of 20th International Symposium on Logistics (ISL 2015). Bologna, Italien, 5.-8. Juli 2015, S. 251–260
  • Baalsrud Hauge, J.; Lim, T.; Ritchie, J.; Kalverkamp, M.; Bellotti, F.; Ribeiro, C. (2015): To facilitate or not? Understanding the role of the teacher in using a serious game. In: A. de Gloria (Hg.): Games and Learning Alliance. Third International Conference, GALA 2014, Bucharest, Romania, July 2-4 2014, Revised Selected Papers. Cham: Springer International Publishing (Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI, 9221), S. 16–30
  • Baalsrud Hauge, J.; Kalverkamp, M.; Forcolin, M.; Westerheim, H.; Franke, M.; Thoben, K.-D. (2014): Collaborative Serious Games for Awareness on Shared Resources in Supply Chain Management. In: B. Grabot, B. Vallespir, S. Gomes, A. Bouras und D. Kiritsis (Hg.): Advances in Production Management Systems (APMS). Innovative and Knowledge-Based Production Management in a Global-Local World, Bd. 439. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg (IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology), S. 491–499
  • Kalverkamp, M.; Gorldt, C. (2014): IoT service development via adaptive interfaces: Improving utilization of cyber-physical systems by competence based user interfaces. In: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) (Ed.): Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Engineering, Technology and Innovation (ICE). Bergamo, Italien, 23.-25. Juni 2014

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