Daoud Aït-Kadi

Faculté de Sciences et génie

Département de génie mécanique

1314 E Pavillon Adrien Pouliot, Université Laval

Québec (QC) Canada G1V 0A6

Tel.  (418) 656 2131 postes 2378

Fax. (418) 656 7415

Daoud.AitKadi@gmc.ulaval.ca

http://www.gmc.ulaval.ca/Pers/daouda/

Full professor and researcher in the fields of modelization, optimization and validation of the reliability, maintainability and availability of systems subject to one or more types of deterioration; integrated logistics support; the design and piloting of value creation networks; the management of products until the end of their useful life; reverse logistics; management of spare parts; of systems performance optimization in a sustainable development perspective.


Regular Researcher, CIRRIS
Full Professor in the Mechanical Engineering Départment, Laval University
Director of the Graduate Program in Industrial Engineering
Assistant Director and member of the CIRODD Executive Committee
Director of the laboratory: Reliability, Maintenance and Engineering of production systems (FiMIS)
Member of the research centers: CIRRELT and CIRODD
Research theme: 
Physical environment
Technological environment
Research goal: 
Evaluation and Analysis
Development and validation

Academic background

  • 1985 : Doctorate (PhD), Computer Science and Operations Research, Industrial, Engineering, École Polytechnique & Université de Montréal
  • 1980 : Masters degree in Applied Sciences  (M.Sc.A), Industrial Engineering, École Polytechnique, Université de Montréal
  • 1973 : Mechanical Engineer, Mechanical Engineering, École Mohammadia d’ingénieurs, Rabat-Maroc.

Research interests

  • Reliability and availability optimization of systems subjected to one or more degradations modes;
  • Aided design tools for the design and control of value chain in a probabilistic context;
  • Optimization of the reliability and maintainability validation tests of innovative products and systems;
  • Risk Analysis;
  • Design for reliability and maintainability;
  • CMMS Implementation Strategies ; RCM; TPM; Condition based maintenance; Performance based maintenance;
  • Life cycle engineering and reverse logistics;
  • Spare parts inventory management;
  • Distributed maintenance

Articles in scientific journals (peer-reviewed)

Diallo C., Aït-Kadi Daoud, Venkatadri U. (2014) 
International Journal of Performability Engineering, Volume 10, Number 6, pp. 557-566, (2014).
 

Zanjani, M. K., Kadi, D. A., & Nourelfath, M. (2013). International Journal of Mathematics in Operational Research, 5, 1–15. doi:10.1504/IJMOR.2013.050604

Rebaiaia, M.-L., & Ait-Kadi, D. (2013). AASRI Procedia, 5, 67–76. doi:10.1016/j.aasri.2013.10.060

Khatab, A., Ait-Kadi, D., & Rezg, N. (2013). International Journal of Production Research, 111, 1–10. doi:10.1080/00207543.2013.835499

Keivanpour, S., Ait-Kadi, D., & Mascle, C. (2013). Journal of Management and Sustainability, 3(3). doi:10.5539/jms.v3n3p76

Keivanpour, S., Mascle, C., & Ait-Kadi, D. (2013). Journal of Sustainable Development Studies, 4(1).1-35

Kazemi Zanjani, M., Nourelfath, M., & Ait-Kadi, D. (2012). A scenario decomposition approach for stochastic production planning in sawmills. Journal of the Operational Research Society, 64, 48–59. doi:10.1057/jors.2012.28

Production rate maximization of a multi-state system under inspection and repair policy.

Soro, I. W., Aït-Kadi, D., & Nourelfath, M. (2012).  International Journal of Performability Engineering, 8, 409.

Zanjani, M. K., Ait-Kadi, D., & Nourelfath, M. (2012). An accelerated scenario updating heuristic for stochastic production planning with set-up constraints in sawmills. International Journal of Production Research, 1-13.

Khatab, A., Ait-Kadi, D., & Rezg, N. (2012). International Journal of Production Research, 50, 3572–3578. doi:10.1080/00207543.2012.670952

Darghouth, M. N., Chelbi, A., & Ait-Kadi, D. (2012). A profit assessment model for equipment inspection and replacement under renewing free replacement warranty policy. International Journal of Production Economics (IJPE), 135(2), 899-906.

Santa-Eulalia, L. A., Aït-Kadi, D., D'Amours, S., Frayret, J. M., & Lemieux, S. (2011). Agent-based experimental investigations of the robustness of tactical planning and control policies in a softwood lumber supply chain. Production Planning & Control, 22(8), 782-799.

Khatab, A., Rezg, N., & Ait-Kadi, D. (2011). Optimal replacement with minimal repair policy for a system operating over a random time horizon. Journal of Quality in Maintenance Engineering, 17(4), 415-423.

Ouali, M.-S., Tadj, L., Yacout, S., Ait-Kadi, D., & Ouali, M. S. (2011). A Survey of Replacement Models with Minimal Repair. Replacement Models with Minimal Repair (pp. 3-100): Springer London.

Chouinard, M., D'Amours, S., & Aït-Kadi, D. (2005). Integration of reverse logistics activities within a supply chain information system. Computers in Industry, 56(1), 105-124.

Chelbi, A., & Ait-Kadi, D. (2004). Analysis of a production/inventory system with randomly failing production unit submitted to regular preventive maintenance. European Journal of Operational Research, 156(3), 712-718.

Books, book chapters and contributions to collective works

Rebaiaia, M.-L., Ait-Kadi, D., & Page, D. (2012). A Practical Method for Evaluating the Reliability of Telecommunication Network. In R. Benlamri (Ed.), Networked Digital Technologies (Vol. 293, pp. 63–77). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-30507-8_7

Rebaiaia, M.-L., & Ait-Kadi, D. (2012). In R. Benlamri (Ed.), Networked Digital Technologies (Vol. 293, pp. 444–458). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-30507-8_38

Mohamed-Larbi,, R., & Aït-Kadi, D. (2012). Algorithms for Generating Minimal Cutsets in R-Networks. In B. Theodor & A. Dolgui (Eds.), Information Control Problems in Manufacturing (pp. 1757–1762). Elvesier. doi:10.3182/20120523-3-RO-2023.00312

Sustainable Reverse Logistics Network : Engineering and Management.

Ait-Kadi, D., Chouinard, M., Marcotte, S., & Riopel, D. (2012). Sustainable Reverse Logistics Network : Engineering and Management: Wyley-ISTE.

Replacement models with minimal repair.

Tadj, L., Ouali, M. S., Yacout, S., & Ait-Kadi, D. (2011). Replacement models with minimal repair. Springer Verlag.

Ingénierie et gestion de la logistique inverse

Riopel, D., Chouinard, M., Marcotte, S., & Aït-Kadi, D. (2011). Ingénierie et gestion de la logistique inverse (p. 288). UE, Suisse: Hermès – Lavoisier.

Handbook of Maintenance Management and Engineering.

Ben-Daya, M. Duffuaa, S. O., Raouf, A., Knezevic J., & Aït-Kadi., D. (2009). Handbook of Maintenance Management and Engineering.  Springer. ISBN 978-1- 84882-471-3. DOI 10.1007/978-1-84882-472-0.

Inspection Strategies for Randomly Failing Systems.

Chelbi A., Aït-Kadi D., (2009). Inspection Strategies for Randomly Failing Systems. Handbook of Maintenance Management and Engineering. Chapter 13. (2009) Springer®. ISBN 978-1-84882-4713

Approche globale de gestion des stocks de pièces de rechange

Diallo, C., Aït-Kadi, D. & Chelbi, A. (2006). Approche globale de gestion des stocks de pièces de rechange , In : Actes PENTOM 2005, Valenciennes n°6. Presses Universitaires de Valenciennes, P. 89-112.

Stochastic Processes: Estimation, Optimization and Analysis

Najim, K., Ikonen, E., & Aït-Kadi, D. (2004). Stochastic Processes: Estimation, Optimization and Analysis, Kogan Page Science, London and Sterling, VA

Availability Optimization for Randomly Failing equipments: Advances in Factory of the Future

Aït-Kadi, D. (1993). Availability Optimization for Randomly Failing equipments: Advances in Factory of the Future, CIM and Robotics. Elsevier, Manufacturing Research and Technology 16, pp.333-942.

Research reports

La sécurité des têtes d'abattage multifonctionnelles

Giraud, L., Gagné, N., Ait-Kadi, D., Hastey, P., Kouchtchouk, M., & Tanchoux, S. (2011). La sécurité des têtes d'abattage multifonctionnelles. Études et recherches / Rapport  R-698, Montréal, IRSST, 2011, ISBN 978-2-89631-558-1. ISSN 0820-8395.

Design of Reverse Logistics Networks for Multi-products, Multi-states, and Multi-processing Alternatives.

Chouinard, M., D’Amours, S., & Aït-Kadi, D. (2007). Design of Reverse Logistics Networks for Multi-products, Multi-states, and Multi-processing Alternatives. In: Jung, H., Chen, F., Jeong, B. (eds.), Trends in Supply Chain Design and Management: Technologies and Methodologies. Springer, ISBN: 9781846286063, p. 181-212

  • Mohamed-Larbi Rebaiaia (post-doctorat). Évaluation et optimisation de la fiabilité du Réseau National Intégré de Radiocommunication (RENIR).
  • Lalla Samira, Touhami (Doctorat) Maintenance distribuée: Faire; Faire-faire et faire ensemble.
  • Jamshidi Afshin (Doctorat) Risk-Based Maintenance For maintenance/inspection scheduling and planning for medical devices
  • Samira Abbasgholi Zadi Rahimi (Doctorat) An integrated strategy for diagnosing service failures and performance improvement in healthcare services.
  • Djaouf Badredine (Maîtrise) Stratégie de maintenance des éoliennes.
  • Youcef Bereriche (Doctorat) Prise en compte des incertitudes en conception et pilotage des chaînes de valeur à l'aide de l'approche Contrainte/Résistance
  • Mohamed Noomane Darghouth (post-doctorat). Decision models for new products sold with warranty and maintenance support under stable and dynamic market.
  • Valérie Dorval (Doctorat) Modèle d'optimisation des performance d'un bloc opératoire.
  • Mbarek El Bounjimi (Doctorat) Prise en compte des facteurs environmentaux dans les modèles de conception et de pilotage de chaînes logistiques.
  • Ayad El Rhalmi (Doctorat) Gestion d'une flotte de véhicules pour la récolte et le transport de bois
  • Samira Keivapour (Doctorat) Logistique inverse pour avions en fin de vie.
  • Walid Kotersi (Doctorat) Optimisation de la fiabilité, de la maintenabilité et de sécurité d'un système automatisé d'exploitation d'une mine souterraine.
  • Gaetan Senjie (Maîtrise) Stratégie d'implantation de la TPM et du «lean Maintenance» dans un site d'exploitation des sables butimineux.
  • Ahmed Bouzenad (Maîtrise) Exploitation des outils de la CAO-DAO et FAO pour le LCA et le LCC
  • Lhoussaine Ameknassi (Doctorat) Modèles de sélection de fournisseurs pour une chaîne logistique verte.
  • Heidi Sia-Ho-Hoang (Maîtrise) Conception et implantation d'un système de gestion de la maintenance des équipements fixes et mobiles d'un site d'exploitation minière. 

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