Milan Edl

Milan Edl

Dean of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of West Bohemia, Czech Republic


Milan Edl has his professional life connected with the education of specialists in mechanical engineering and industrial engineering. After graduating from the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering in 1997, he became a researcher and later an academic worker at the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen. At first he was professionally oriented on the problems of applied informatics, especially on visualization and processing of data in the field of manufacturing systems. At that time he dealt with the development of authoring systems for the creation of on-line e-learning courses, in particular the phases of analyzing and preparing HTML outputs. His interest gradually shifted to the issue of sustainable production systems and product lifecycle management, where future bachelors, engineers and doctors lead in this issue. In the last two years he is also the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering of the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen.

In his expertise he focused on sustainable production systems, the development of advanced industrial engineering concepts, the implementation of industrial engineering methods as a tool for the competitiveness of enterprises, the sustainability of advanced production systems with high added value.
Other areas of expertise include application of mathematical and economic approaches to problem solving and applied informatics.

He is a reviewer of several international journals, a member of eight Scientific Councils in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, a member of the expert advisory body of the Provider for Research, Development and Innovation, a member of the Industrial Engineering and Management Board, coordinating the Industry 4.0 assets at the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen.

Personal page: https://www.zcu.cz/about/people/staff.html?osoba=17747

ResearchGate page: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Milan_Edl

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/milanedl/