Laura Turrini is a PhD candidate in the field of Logistics at Kühne Logistics University. In 2009 she graduated in Mathematics in Milan (Italy), with a master thesis regarding voting systems and PageRank, the Google ranking algorithm.
She won and held the INdAM (National Institute for High Mathematics, Italy) scholarship for the whole master period. After graduation she gained two years of industry experience, first as IT consultant and from June 2010 to September 2011 as Revenue Management Support in an Italian all cargo airline.
She is now interested in applying mathematics in logistic environment, to reconcile her passion for theory and abstraction with her interest in this field and its applications. At KLU, her research interests include Inventory Control for Spare Parts, Forecasting and Humanitarian Logistics.