Research

Research topics:

  • Planning and scheduling
  • Timetabling
  • Discrete optimization 
  • Heuristics and metaheuristics

Publications: 
  • Taha Arbaoui, Jean-Paul Boufflet, Aziz Moukrim. Preprocessing and an improved MIP model for examination timetabling. 2015. Annals of Operations Research. 229(1). Pages 19-40. [DOI]
  • Taha Arbaoui, Farouk Yalaoui. An Exact Approach For The Identical Parallel Machine Scheduling Problem With Sequence-dependent Setup Times And The Job Splitting Property. 2016 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management (IEEM 2016), Bali, Indonesia. December 2016. Pages 721-725. [DOI].
  • Taha Arbaoui, Jean-Paul Boufflet, Aziz Moukrim: A matheuristic for exam timetabling. 8th IFAC Conference on Manufacturing Modelling, Management and Control (IFAC MIM 2016), Troyes, France. June 2016 [DOI].
  • Taha Arbaoui, Abdelhadi Azouni, Jean-Paul Boufflet, Aziz Moukrim. Student Scheduling Problem At Université de Technologie de Compiègne. MISTA 2015. Prague, Czech Republic. Pages 871-875 [Document].
  • Taha Arbaoui, Jean-Paul Boufflet, Kewei Hu, Aziz Moukrim. Exam timetabling at Université de Technologie de Compiegne: a memetic approachThe 10th International Conference of the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling, PATAT 2014. York, UK.  Pages 438-441 [Document].
  • Taha Arbaoui, Jean-Paul Boufflet, Aziz Moukrim. An Analysis Framework for Examination TimetablingSixth Annual Symposium on Combinatorial Search, SoCS 2013. Leavenworth, WA, USA. Pages 11-19 [Document]. 

Session Chair:
  • ROADEF (February 2016), Compiègne, France. Session: "Méthodes d’optimisation pour l’ordonnancement et la planification". Co-chairs: Professor Farouk Yalaoui and Professor Aziz Moukrim. 
  • META (October, 27th-31st 2016), Marrakech, Morocco. Session: "Optimization methods for the design of production systems". Co-chairs: Professor Farouk Yalaoui and Professor Mustapha Nour El Fath. 
Ph.D. Thesis: 
  • Taha Arbaoui. Modeling and solving university timetabling. December 2014. University of Technology of Compiègne. [Document]









last update: 16-03-2017