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M. Lionel AMODEO

Professor - Head of the Industrial System Optimization Laboratory

Contact details

University of Technology of Troyes (UTT), France 12 rue Marie Curie CS 42060 10004 TROYES Cedex

Academic discipline(s)



Modeling and Performances evaluation (production and logistics system), Petri Net, Queuing files, Graph

Inventory Management : EOQ models, multi-echelon system, disassembly system, stochastic demand (Markov model), Inventory Forecast (short and long terms)

Handling and Warehousing: cyclic scheduling, layout problem, Flow path design.

Research Interests

Optimization of logistics and Production systems

Supply chain, Reverse Logistics, Inventory management, Transport

Planning and Scheduling, Facility Layout, Design of production and assembly lines, Flow path Design

Heuristics and Meta-heuristics (GA, Ant colony, Particle Swarm ...)

Multi objective optimisation 


Head of the Industrial System Optimization Laboratory (40 members), UTT since 2018.

Head of Production and Robotics Department, Institute Services and Industry for the Future, UTT, since 2018.

Head of the Industrial Systems Engineer Degree (more than 300 students, 85 teachers), UTT, 2010- 2018.

Elected Member of the French National Council of Universities (CNU 61 section). Period 2020-2023.

Member of the Technical Committee TC 7.4. Transportation Systems, IFAC (International Federation of Automatic Control), since 2016.

Member: steering committee Chair Connected Innovation

Expert: ANRT - Industrial project evaluation - Evaluation de thèses CIFRE since 2018.

Expert: ANR (French Research Agency), since 2009

Expert: Natural Sciences and Technology Research Fund of Canada (FRQNT), Canada, since 2012

Expert: Austrian Research Fund (FWF) for Special Research Program (SFB) since 2012.

Member of Scientific Council of UTT  2010-2014.

Head of the Engineer specialization in Supply  Chain Management, UTT, 2008-2010.

Director (Supervisor) of 20 Ph.D thesis (Best PhD. Champagne-Ardennes Academy Thesis 2009).

Director (Supervisor) of more 36 Masters of Sc. Student.

Invited professor of universities: University of Monterrey (Campus of Toluca, Puebla and Cuernavaca), Mexico from 2015 to 2018, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Chilie in 2017, University of Los Andes (UNIANDES - Bogota, Colombia) in 2011 and 2012, University of Itajuba (UNIFEI - Brazil) in 2011 and 2012.

Member of thesis Defense committee: 19 PhD. Thesis and 2 Habilitations.


Editorial Activities

Member of Journal Editorial Board

Member of International Committee IPC :

ICORES 2021, ACIIDS 2021, ICORES 2020, ACIIDS 2019, MIC 2019, MIM IFAC 2019, ICORES 2019, IEEE ICALT 2018, OLA 2018, CTS IFAC 2018, META 2018, MIC2017, ICORES 2017, ICORES 2016, MIM IFAC 2016, MIC 2015, ICORES 2015, ROADEF 2015, ICORES 2014, IESM 2014, ROADEF 2013, IPROM 2013, ICIST2013, ICORES 2013, CCCA 2012, ICIST 2012, ICORES 2012, EUSFLAT 2011, CCCA 2011, ICMSCM 2011, ICIST 2011, ICMMME 2010. 

Tracks chair :

EURO 2015, EURO 2014, IFORS 2014, EURO 2013, EURO 2012, INCOM 2012, FLINS 2012.

Sessions chair:

MOSIM 2020, SHEIC 2020, OLA 2019, MIM 2019, ODS AIRO 2018, OLA 2018, IEEE IEEM 2016, MOSIM 2016, MIC 2015, INCOM 2015, ROADEF 2015, IFAC WORLD CONGRESS 2014, ROADEF 2014 MIM 2013, IESM 2013, CoDIT 2013, ROADEF 2013, EURO 2013, INCOM 2012, EURO 2012; ILS 2012, IESM 2011, EUSFLAT2011; IWOLIA 2010, IWOLIA 2011 IWOLIA 2012, CCCA 2011, EUR0 2010, META 2010 CIE392009.

Referee for International Journals:

Annals of Operations Research (AOR), Asia Pacific Management Review, Computers and Industrial Engineering (CIE),Computers and Operations Research. (COR), European Journal of Operational Research. (EJOR), Engineering Applications of Artificial. Intelligence (EAAI),International Journal of Production Research (IJPR), International Journal of Advanced Operations Management (IJAOM), IEEE Transactions onRobotics and Automation, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering,International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing (IJCIM), Scientia Iranica, Journal Européen desSystèmes Automatisés, Journal of Decision Systems (JDS), Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing (JIM), Journal of Heuristics (JoH), Performance Evaluation.

Referee for International Conferences:

IFAC Word Congress 2020, ICORES 2020, MIC 2019, MIM 2019, ICORES 2018, INCOM 2018, IFAC CTS 2018, IESM 2017, IFAC WC 2017, META 2017, ICORES 2017, IEEE SSCI 2016, MIM 2016, ICORES 2016, MIC 2015, INCOM 2015, ICORES 2015, IFAC WC 2014, ICORES 2014, IFAC MIM 2013, IEEE CoDIT 2013, ICIST 2013, ROADEF 2013, ICIST 2012, ROADEF 2012,ICOM 2012, ILS 2012, FLINS 2012, ICORES 2012, CCC 2011, EUSFLAT 2011, IFAC World Congress2011, IESM 2011, CCCA 2011, 5th International Symposium on Hydrocarbons &Chemistry 2010, CIE 39 2009, IEEE CASE 2009, IEEE CASE 2008, IFAC WorldCongress 2008, IEEE ICSSSM 2006, 9th International Multi-Conference, Advanced Computer Systems, Production System Design, Supply Chain Management andLogistics, 2002, MOSIM 2001, IEEE Robotics and Automation, 1999.

Invited Conferences

Modeling and Optimization of Production and Logistics Systems - Industrial case studies (Flow path design, Assembly line design, recent trends), Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Chili, Mai 2017.

Modeling and optimization of Inventory management with Petri Nets, Escuela Colombiana de Ingeniera Julio, Bogota, Colombia, Avril 2016.

Multi-objective optimization in Supply Chain with Petri Nets, University of Monterrey, campus Toluca, Mexico, October 2017.

Selected Publications: H-index: Google Scholar h24 / i10: 60

  • 1 Pattern.
  • 7 books.
  • 17 book chapters.
  • 51 refereed journal papers.
  • 225 conference papers.


  1. Blua Ph., Yalaoui F., Amodeo L., De Block M., Laplanche D., Hospital Logistics and e- Management, Digital Transition and Revolution, ISTE, November 2019, ISBN : 9781786305008.
  2. Blua P., Yalaoui F., Amodeo L., De Bloch M., Laplanche D., Logistique hospitalière et E-gouvernance, Hermes/Wiley, ISBN : 9781784055578, 2019.
  3. Amodeo L., Talbi E-G., Yalaoui A., Recent Developments in Metaheuristics, SPRINGER, Operations Research/Computer Science Interfaces Series, ISBN 978-3-319-58252-8, 2017.
  4. Talbi E-G., Yalaoui A., Amodeo L., Metaheuristics for Production Systems, SPRINGER, Operations Research/Computer Science Interfaces Series, ISBN 978-3-319-23349-9, 2015.
  5. Yalaoui A., Chehade H., Yalaoui F., Amodeo L., Optimization of logistics. John Wiley, 2012. 304p.
  6. Yalaoui A., Chehade H., Yalaoui F., Amodeo L., Optimisation en logistique : méthodes et techniques. Paris: Hermès-Sciences, 2012. 352p. Productiques. 978-2-7462-3896-1.
  7. Amodeo L., Yalaoui F., Logistique interne : entreposage et manutention, Collections Technosup, Editions Ellipses, ISBN 2-7298-2489-8, 2005.

Refereed Journal Papers (most recent)

  1. Pour Massahian Tafti, M.; Godichaud M.; Amodeo L., New Models and Efficient Methods for Disassembly Lot Sizing Problem with Surplus Inventory Decisions , International Journal of Production Research, TPRS-2019-IJPR-2067, Accepted, September 2020. JCR
  2. Pour Massahian Tafti, M. ; Godichaud M. ; Amodeo L., Disassembly EOQ models with Price- Sensitive Demands, P, Applied Mathematical Modelling, APM-D-19-02607, Accepted, June 2020.
  3. Hrouga M., Godichaud M., Amodeo L., Heuristics for disassembly lot sizing problem with lost sales, International Journal Of Operational Research, IJOR-164231, Vol 38(4), 2020..
  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. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 264, 1939-1940, 2019, Doi : 10.3233/SHTI190723.
  5. Oesterler J., Amodeo L., A comparative study of Multi-Objective Algorithms for the Assem- bly Line Balancing and Equipment Selection Problem under consideration of Product Design Alternatives, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, DOI 10.1007/s10845-017-1298-2, Vol 30(3), pp 1021-1046, 2019. JCR
  6. Chouba I., Arbaoui T., Amodeo L., Yalaoui F., Blua P., Sanchez S., Laplanche D., Optimisa- tion du service d’urgences à l’aide d’un modèle de simulation efficace. Revue d’Épidémiologie et de Santé Publique, 67, S86, https ://doi.org/10.1016/j.respe.2019.01.044 (IF : 0.716) (JCR)
  7. Tchoupo M., Yalaoui A. ,Amodeo L., Yalaoui F., Flori P., Hybrid ant colony system algorithm for a new fleet size and mix pickup and delivery problem with time windows, International Journal of Production Research, TPRS-2018-IJPR-1208, major revisions, January 2019.
  8. Moghaddam A., Teghem J., Tuyttens D., Yalaoui F., Amodeo L., Toward an efficient re- solution for a single-machine bi-objective scheduling problem with rejection, Foundations of Computing and Decision Sciences 44(2) :179-211, 2019 DOI : 10.2478/fcds-2019-0010.
  9. Godichaud M., Amodeo L., EOQ inventory models for disassembly systems with disposal and lost sales, International Journal of Production Research, TPRS-2018-IJPR-0637, accepted, October 2018.
  10. Godichaud M., Amodeo L., Economic order quantity for multistage disassembly systems, International Journal of Production Economics, Vol 199, pp 16-25 2018.
  11. Nguyen N.Q., F. Yalaoui, Amodeo L., H. Chehade, P. Toggenburger., Total completion time minimization for machine scheduling problem under time windows constraints with jobs linear processing rate function, Computer and Operations Research, Vol 90, pp 110-124.
  12. Afilal, M., F. Yalaoui, F. Dugardin, {\bf Amodeo L.}, D. Laplanche, and S. Sanchez. Modèles de Prévision Robuste de l'afflux Des Patients Des Urgences. Revue d'Épidémiologie et de Santé Publique, 65(1), 2017.