Imed Kacem received his “Diploma of Engineer” degree from ENSAIT, Roubaix, France, and his M.S. degree from Lille 1 University, Lille, France, both in 2000; he also received his Ph.D. degree in computer science in 2003 from the École Centrale de Lille, Villeneuve-d’Ascq, France, and his Habilitation degree (HDR) from Paris Dauphine University, Paris, France, in 2007. From 2003 to 2009, he was an Associate Professor at the Charles Delaunay Institute in the University of Technology of Troyes (UTT), Troyes, France. Since 2009, he has been a Professor at the University of Lorraine, Metz, France. He is the Director of the LCOMS Laboratory at this university. His research interests include combinatorial optimisation and scheduling. He is the author of nearly 100 publications in refereed journals, conferences, books, and chapters of books. He is the Area Editor for Computers & Industrial Engineering (C&IE). He is on the Editorial Boards of the European Journal of Industrial Engineering and International Journal of Advanced Operations Management. He was a Guest Editor for C&IE, EJIE, IJAOM, and JSSSE. He was the Organisation Chairman of the International Conferences CIE39, ICSSSM06, and WAC/ISIAC06. He obtained the third 2009 Robert Faure Award from ROADEF (Société Française de Recherche Opérationnelle et D’aide à la Décision).
Biography Updated on 31 December 2013