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M. Lionel AMODEO

Professor Director of the Computer Science and Digital Society 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

Operations Research, Mathematical Programming

Supply chain, Reverse Logistics, Inventory management, Transport

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

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

Multi objective optimisation 


Director of the Computer Science and Digital Society Laboratory (170 members), UTT since 2021.

Head of the Industrial System Optimization Laboratory (40 members), UTT, 2018-2020.

Head of Production and Robotics Department, Institute Services and Industry for the Future, UTT, 2018 - 2020.

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 - since 2016

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 22 Ph.D thesis (Best PhD. Champagne-Ardennes Academy Thesis for Dr. Hicham Chehade in 2009).

Director (Supervisor) of more 37 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.

Member of Journal Editorial Board (3). International Journal of Engineering Mathematics, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, Journal of Modelling and Simulation of Systems (www.hypersciences.org), Journal of Studies on Manufacturing (www.hypersciences.org).

Member of International Program Committee IPC (45) : ACIID 2021, ICORES (2012 to 2022), META 2021, OLA 2021, ACIID 2020, MOSIM 2020, MIC 2019, IFAC MIM 2019, ACIIDS 2019, IEEE ICALT 2018, META 2018, OLA 2018, IFAC CTS 2018, IESM 2017, MIC 2017, IFAC MIM  2016, MIC 2015, ROADEF 2015-2013, IPROM 2013, ICIST 2013, ICORES 2013, CCCA 2012, ICIST 2012, ICORES 2012, EUSFLAT 2011, CCCA 2011, ICMSCM 2011, ICIST 2011, ICMMME 2010




Selected Publications: H-index: Google Scholar h25 / i10: 64

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


  1. Yalaoui A., Amodeo L., Talbi E-G., Heuristics for Optimization and Learning, SPRINGER, Studies in Computational Intelligence, ISBN: 978-3-030-58929-5, 2020.
  2. 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.
  3. Blua P., Yalaoui F., Amodeo L., De Bloch M., Laplanche D., Logistique hospitalière et E-gouvernance, Hermes/Wiley, ISBN : 9781784055578, 2019.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. Yalaoui A., Chehade H., Yalaoui F., Amodeo L., Optimization of logistics. John Wiley, 2012.
  7. Yalaoui A., Chehade H., Yalaoui F., Amodeo L., Optimisation en logistique : méthodes et techniques. Paris: Hermès-Sciences, 2012. Productiques. 978-2-7462-3896-1.
  8. Amodeo L., Yalaoui F., Logistique interne : entreposage et manutention, Collections Technosup, Editions Ellipses, ISBN 2-7298-2489-8, 2005.

Refereed Journal Papers (10 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.
Date of update 24 août 2021