Farouk Yalaoui obtained his B.Eng. degree in industrial engineering from the Polytechnics School of Algiers, Algiers, Algeria in 1995, his M.S. degree in industrial system engineering from Polytechnics Institute of Lorraine, Nancy, France in 1997, and his Ph.D. degree in production management from the Troyes University of Technology (UTT) in 2000. This was followed by a Habilitation degree from Compiegne University of Technology (UTT) in 2006. He is currently a full Professor at Troyes University of Technology, France, where he is head of Industrial Optimisation Systems Research Team (OSI-ICD, UMR STMR, UTT). His research topics focus on the scheduling problems, system design, operations research, modeling, analysis and optimization of logistic and production systems, reliability and maintenance optimization, and on optimization problems in general. He is the author or coauthor of more than 280 contributions, publications, or communications with 3 books, 9 book chapters, and 50 articles in journals such as IIE Transactions, European Journal of Operational research, International Journal of Production Economics, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, Reliability Engineering and System Safety, Computer and Operations Research, and Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing. He also published more than 70 papers in conference proceedings.
Biography Updated on 24 November 2012