Business Process Management

Models, Techniques, and Empirical Studies

  • Wil van der Aalst
  • Jörg Desel
  • Andreas Oberweis

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1806)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VIII
  2. Design of Business Processes

    1. Gerrit K. Janssens, Jan Verelst, Bart Weyn
      Pages 1-15
    2. Gerhard Knolmayer, Rainer Endl, Marcel Pfahrer
      Pages 16-29
    3. Jörg Becker, Michael Rosemann, Christoph von Uthmann
      Pages 30-49
    4. Chrysanthos Dellarocas, Mark Klein
      Pages 50-65
    5. Anastasia Pagnoni Holt
      Pages 99-109
  3. Formalisms and Analysis

    1. Jörg Desel, Thomas Erwin
      Pages 129-141
    2. Kees M. van Hee, Hajo A. Reijers
      Pages 142-160
    3. Clarence A. Ellis, Karim Keddara
      Pages 201-217
    4. Alessandra Agostini, Giorgio De Michelis
      Pages 218-234
    5. Ekkart Kindler, Axel Martens, Wolfgang Reisig
      Pages 235-253
    6. Daniel Moldt, Rüdiger Valk
      Pages 254-273
  4. Systems and Applications

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 391-391

About this book


Business processes are among today's hottest topics in the science and practice of information systems. Business processes and workflow management systems attract a lot of attention from R&D professionals in software engineering, information systems, business-oriented computer science, and management sciences.
The carefully reviewed chapters contributed to this state-of-the-art survey by internationally leading scientists consolidate work presented at various workshops on the topic organized by the editors of the book in the past few years. The book spans the whole spectrum of business process management ranging from theoretical aspects, conceptual models, and application scenarios to implementation issues. It will become a valuable source of reference and information for R&D professionals active in the fascinating interdisciplinary area of business process management and for ambitious practitioners.


Workflow business business process management computer computer science design design patterns information system management modeling organization simulation software software engineering verification

Editors and affiliations

  • Wil van der Aalst
    • 1
  • Jörg Desel
    • 2
  • Andreas Oberweis
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculty of Technology and Management, Department of Information and TechnologyEindhoven University of TechnologyEindhovenThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Mathematisch-Geographische Fakultät, Lehrstuhl für Angewandte InformatikKatholische Universität EichstättEichstättGermany
  3. 3.Institut für Wirtschaftsinformatik, Lehrstuhl für Wirtschaftsinformatik IIJ.W. Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am MainFrankfurt am MainGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2000
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-67454-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-45594-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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