Daniel Guimarans

Associate Professor in Optimisation, Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences

Daniel Guimarans is an Associate Professor at the Aviation Academy of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands. Prior to that, he was a researcher at the Optimisation Research Group of NICTA, Australia.

His research is mainly focused on the hybridisation of optimisation methods, and its combination with simulation techniques to solve stochastic problems and complex systems. Predictive and prescriptive analytics also play a major role in his last research projects. Most of his work is aimed at solving transportation, aviation, manufacturing and logistics problems.


  • 2015–present
    Associate professor, Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences
  • 2013–2015
    Researcher, NICTA
  • 2012–2013
    Postdoctoral research associate, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
  • 2005–2012
    Assistant lecturer, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona


  • 2012 
    Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, PhD in Computer Science / Operational Research