Imed Kacem received his Diploma of “INGENIEUR” from ENSAIT (French High School), his M.Sc. degree from Lille 1 University, both in 2000, and his Ph.D. degree in computer science in 2003 from the Ecole Centrale de Lille and his Habilitation Degree (HDR) from Paris-Dauphine University in 2007. He is a Full Professor at "Université de Lorraine" (UL) and Head of its Computer Science Department (UFR MIM Faculty). His research interests include combinatorial optimization and scheduling. He is the author of several publications in refereed journals, conferences, books, and chapters of books. He is Area Editor for Computers and Industrial Engineering. He is on the editorial boards of European Journal of Industrial Engineering, International Journal of Advanced Operations Management, Advances in OR, IJPS, IJAMC, JSCI, JPAM, and JISE. He was the Organization Chairman of CIE39, ICSSSM06, and WAC/ISIAC06. He received the 3rd Robert Faure Award from the ROADEF in 2009 and the 2010 Research Award from the Association of the Lorraine Universities. He is listed in Who’s Who In the World.
Biography Updated on 1 July 2012