Farouk Yalaoui

Title & Affiliation:

Full Professor, University of Technology of Troyes (UTT), France

Senior Vice President, University of Technology of Troyes (UTT), France

Director ,Institute of Services and Industries of Future of Troyes (ISIFT)

Scientific director, Industrial Chair “Connected Innovation” of UTT


Research fields:


Discrete Optimization

Planning and Scheduling

Optimal design of production and Assembly lines

Transport optimization

Reliability and maintenance optimization

Heuristic and Metaheuristic

Discrete Optimization methods

Multio-bjectives optimization


Dr. Hab, (Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches), University of Technology of Compiègne (UTC), France, 2006.

Ph. D., (Doctorat) in Production Management, University of Technology of Troyes, 2000.

M. Sc. in Industrial System Engineering from Polytechnics Institute of Lorraine, France, 1997.

Engineer degree in Industrial Engineering from the Polytechnics School of Algiers Algeria, in 1995

Publications (434 since 1998):


30 (Gogle Scholar, Harzing’s Publish or Perish)

23 (Scopus, Web of Science).

[1]. Paulin Couzon, Yassine Ouazene, Farouk Yalaoui. Joint optimization of dynamic pricing and lot-sizing decisions with nonlinear demands: Theoretical and computational analysis. Computers and Operations Research (COR), Volume 115, March 2020, 104862, (IF: 2.962) (JCR)

[2]. Zheng Chang, Haoxun Chen, Farouk Yalaoui, Bo Dai,. Adaptive large neighborhood search Algorithm for route planning of freight buses with pickup and delivery. Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization 10/2018. (IF: 1.025) (JCR). doi: 10.3934/jimo.2020045

[3]. Nour El Houda Tellache, Mourad Boudhar, Farouk Yalaoui. Two-machine open shop problem with agreement graph. Theoretical Computer Science, Volume 796, 3 December 2019, Pages 154-168, (IF: 0,772). (JCR)

[4]. Chouba, I ; Yalaoui, F ; Amodeo, L ; Arbaoui, T ; Blua, P ; Laplanche, D ; Sanchez, S. An Efficient Simulation-Based Optimization Approach for Improving Emergency Department Performance. Stud Health Technol Inform ISSN : 1879-8365 NML ID : 9214582 2019 Volume 264 Page : 1939-1940. Doi : 10.3233/SHTI190723 PMID : 31438417

[5]. A. Moghaddam, Jacques Teghem, Daniel Tuyttens, F Yalaoui, L. Amodeo. Towards an efficient resolution for a single-machine bi-objectivbe scheduling problem with rejection. Foundations of Computing and Decision Sciences (FCDS) (De Gruter) 09/2018 (Impact Factor).

[6]. I. Laribi, F. Yalaoui, Z. Sari. Permutation flow shop scheduling problem under non-renewable resources constraints. Int. J. of Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Optimisation (IJMMNO)

[7]. Jonathan Oesterle, Lionel Amodeo, Farouk Yalaoui. A comparative study of Multi-Objective Algorithms for the Assembly Line Balancing and Equipment Selection Problem under consideration of Product Design Alternatives. Journal of Intelliget Manufacturing (JIM), 30 (3), 2019, pp 1021–1046, doi:10.1007/s10845-017-1298-2 (IF: 3.035) (JCR).

[8]. Irce F Guimarães, Yassine Ouazene, Mauricio C. de Souza, Farouk Yalaoui. Flow shop problem with parallel semi-lines and final synchronization operation, Computers and Operations Research (COR) Volume 108, August 2019, Pages 121-133 (IF : 2.962) (JCR)

[9]. I Chouba, T Arbaoui, L Amodeo, F Yalaoui, P Blua, S Sanchez, D Laplanche. Optimisation du service d’urgences à l’aide d’un modèle de simulation efficace. Revue d'Épidémiologie et de Santé Publique 67, S86, (IF: 0.716) (JCR)

[10].Mourad Benttaleb, Faicel Hnaien, Farouk Yalaoui. Minimizing the makespan in the two-machine job shop problem under availability constraints. International Journal of Production Research, 57 (5), 2019, (IF 2.623) (JCR).

[11]. X Wang, F Yalaoui, F. Dugardin. Non-dominated sorting genetic algorithms for A multiobjective resource constraint project scheduling problem. Journal of Intelligent Systems (JIS) (De Gruyter) (IF: 0.189).(JCR)

[12]. Mourad Benttaleb, Faicel Hnaien, Farouk Yalaoui, Two-machine job shop problem under availability constraint on one machine: makespan minimization. Computers & Industrial Engineering (CAIE), 117, 2018, 138-151. (IF : 3.195). (JCR).

[13].N-Q Nguyen, F. Yalaoui, Amodeo L., Chehade H., Toggenburger P. Total completion time minimization for machine scheduling problem under time windows constraints with jobs' linear processing rate function. Computers & Operations Research, 90, 2018, 110-124 (IF: 2.962) (JCR).

[14]. Yassine Ouazene, Farouk Yalaoui. Identical parallel machine scheduling with time-dependent processing times. Theoretical Computer Science (TCS) Volume 721, 2018, 70-77. (IF : 0.698) (JCR).

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[15]. M. Afilal, F. Yalaoui, F. Dugardin, L. Amodéo, D.Laplanche, S.Sanshez. Modèles de prévision robuste de l’afflux des patients des urgencies. Revue d’épidimologie et de Santé publique. 65 (1), 2017, Pages S9-S10 B2-1. (IF: 0.902) (JCR)