Osmo Kauppila

D.Sc. (Tech.)
University Lecturer
Industrial Engineering and Management

Industrial Engineering and Management
Faculty of Technology

Osmo Kauppila

Director of the Industrial Engineering and Management degree programme and University Lecturer in Process and Quality Management. Adjunct professor of Quality Technology and Logistics (LTU Luleå). My research and teaching interest include Quality Management, Supply Chain Management, Lean Six Sigma, Operations Research and Data Science. Data driven decision making in general is a topic dear to my heart. FIDE Master of chess and a certified Six Sigma Black Belt.

Research interests

  • quality management
  • supply chain management
  • operations research
  • Industry 4.0
  • Lean Six Sigma

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Pentti Kaiteran katu 1

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PL 8000
FI-90014 University of Oulu