Prof.dr. Onno Boxma

Queueing theory, performance analysis, random walks, insurance risk


Eindhoven University of Technology

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
PO Box 513
5600 MB Eindhoven

The Netherlands


Email: o.j.boxma at



Onno Boxma is professor of Stochastic Operations Research in the Department of Mathematics
and Computer Science in Eindhoven University of Technology. His main research interests are in queueing theory and its applications to the performance
analysis of computer-, communication-, production- and traffic systems. He has published or edited five books in these areas, and over 200 refereed papers.
During 2004-2009 he was editor-in-Chief of Queueing Systems, and since 2011 he is one of
the Coordinating Editors of the Applied Probability journals.In the period 2005-2011 he was
scientific director of Eurandom. Onno Boxma is an Honorary professor in Heriot-Watt University,
Edinburgh (since 2008), has received an Honorary doctorate from the University of Haifa (June 2009), and was recipient of the 2011 ACM SIGMETRICS Achievement Award and the 2014 Arne Jensen
Lifetime Award of ITC.