Alexandru-Liviu Olteanu (PhD)

Who I am

Associate professor at Université de Bretage Sud, ENSIBS.

Member of the DECIDE team of the Lab-STICC CNRS laboratory.

Communications Coordinator of the Decision Deck Consortium.

Research interests

Multiple Criteria Decision Aid (MCDA), Optimization, Mixed-integer linear programming, Metaheuristics, Clustering, Links between MCDA and Industrial Engineering, Geographical Information Systems, Cybersecurity, Spatial Cognitive Engineering and Computer Vision.

Centre de recherche

Rue de Saint-Maudé, Lorient

alexandru.olteanu[at]univ-ubs.fr

+33 (0)2 97 .. .. ..

Short CV

Positions

  • Associate professor at ENSIBS, UBS, France (2018-present)
  • Research professor at ENSIBS, UBS, France (2018)
  • Post-doctoral researcher at IMT Atlantique, France (2016-2017)
  • Post-doctoral researcher at IRENav, Ecole Navale, France (2014-2015)
  • Post-doctoral researcher at Institute Mines-Telecom, Telecom Bretagne, France (2013-2014)
  • Research and teaching assistant at the University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg (2009-2013)
  • Work Experience Personnel at LGCSB Waterford, Ireland (2007)

Education

  • Informatics (Ph.D.), University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg (2013)
  • Sciences et Technologies de l'Information et de la Communication (Ph.D.), Telecom Bretagne, France (2013)
  • Computers (BSc.Eng.), "Lucian Blaga" University of Sibiu, Romania (2009)
  • Software Development (BSc.), Institute of Technology Sligo, Ireland (2007)

Teaching

  • Databases (Bachelor level, ENSIBS, UBS : 2018 - present)
  • Operations Research (Bachelor level, ENSIBS, UBS : 2018 - present)
  • Scheduling (Bachelor level, ENSIBS, UBS : 2018 - present)
  • Advanced scheduling (Bachelor level, ENSIBS, UBS : 2018 - present)
  • Probabilities (Bachelor level, ENSIBS, UBS : 2018)
  • Statistics (Bachelor level, ENSIBS, UBS : 2018)
  • Multi-criteria Decision Aiding (Master level, IMT Atlantique : 2014, 2017)
  • Operations Research (Master and Bachelor levels, IMT Atlantique : 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017)
  • Advanced algorithms (Bachelor level, IMT Atlantique : 2013 - 2016)
  • PyRat (Python programming, Bachelor level, IMT Atlantique : 2016 - 2017)

Supervision

  • Arthur Valko (Ph.D.), Aide à la réaction en cas de cyber-attaque., IMT Atlantique and Ecole Navale (2016 - ...)
  • Tatiana Mironova (Ph.D.), Processus d'aide multicritère à la décision: modélisation, outils, implémentation., IMT Atlantique (2014 - ...)
  • Patrick Eischen (Master), A Decision Support for Scheduling Clinical Training Sessions, University of Luxembourg (2013)
  • a 3rd year student project and an internship at BNP Paribas, Paris (2016 - 2017)

Projects

  • AILERON: participated to the construction and acquisition of funding of this project between IMT Atlantique and the SHOM (2016-2018)
  • Chaire de Cyberdéfense des Systèmes Navals: participated as a post-doc and to the construction of a follow-up Ph.D. thesis
  • COlab: participated to the construction and acquisition of funding of this laboratory at IMT Atlantique for supporting decisions linked to spatial data
  • CODAGE: a project between IMT Atlantique and the University of Melbourne on the links between MCDA and Spatial Cognitive Engineering

Publications

You can find the full text of most of my articles on Research Gate.

Journals

  • A-L. OLTEANU, K. BELAHCENE, V. MOUSSEAU, W. OUERDANE, A. ROLLAND, Y. ZHENG, Preference Elicitation for a Ranking Method based on Multiple Reference Profiles, 4OR, submitted.
  • P. MEYER, A-L. OLTEANU, Handling imprecise or missing evaluations in multi-criteria majority- rule sorting, Computers and Operations Research, submitted.
  • S. BIGARET, R. HODGET, P. MEYER, T. MIRONOVA, A-L. OLTEANU, Supporting the Multi- Criteria Decision Aiding process: R and the MCDA package, EURO Journal on Decision Processes, 10.1007/s40070-017-0064-1, 2017.
  • P. MEYER, A-L. OLTEANU, Integrating large positive and negative performance differences in multicriteria majority-rule sorting models, Computers and Operations Research, 81, 216 - 320, 2017.
  • L. LOUVART, P. MEYER, A-L. OLTEANU, MODEL: a multicriteria ordinal evaluation tool for GIS. International Journal of Geographical Information Science , 29:10, 1910 - 1931, 2015.
  • P. MEYER, A-L. OLTEANU, Formalizing and solving the problem of clustering in MCDA, European Journal of Operational Research, 227:3, 494 - 502, 2013.

Invited book chapters

  • A. BARCOMB, N. JULLIEN, P. MEYER, A-L. OLTEANU, Integrating managerial preferences into the qualitative multi-criteria evaluation of team members, In S. HUBER, M. J. GEIGER, A. T. de ALMEIDA, editors, Cases and Computer Implementations in Multiple Criteria Decision Aiding/Making, Springer, 2018.

Conferences and workshops with proceedings

  • A-L. OLTEANU, P. MEYER, A. BARCOMB, N. JULLIEN, Towards a Protocol for Inferring Preferences Using Majority-Rule Sorting Models, 5th International Conference on Algorithmic Decision Theory, Heildeberg : Springer, LNAI, 25-27 October 2017, Luxembourg, Luxembourg.
  • L. LOUVART, P. MEYER, A-L OLTEANU, MODEL: une méthodologie et un outil d’aide multicritère à la décision pour les SIG. In MerIGEO 2015 : colloque national dédié à la géomatique appliquée au milieu marin, November 2015, Brest, France, pp. 143 - 146.
  • A-L. OLTEANU, P. MEYER, Inferring the parameters of a majority rule sorting model with vetoes on large datasets. DA2PL’2014: from Multiple Criteria Decision Aid to Preference Learning, 20-21 November 2014, Paris, France, pp 87 - 94.
  • A-L. OLTEANU, P. MEYER, R. BISDORFF, Descriptive profiles for sets of alternatives in Multiple Criteria Decision Aid, 3rd International Conference on Algorithmic Decision Theory, Heildeberg : Springer, LNAI 8176, 13-15 November 2013, Brussels, Belgium, vol. 8176.
  • P. MEYER, A-L. OLTEANU, Preferentially ordered clustering. In: Vicenc Torra and Yasuo Narukawa and Beatriz Loopez and Mateu Villaret (Eds.): Modelling Decisions for Artificial Intelligence. 21-23 november 2012, Girona, Spain, ISBN: 978-84-695-6132-4, pp. 87-98.
  • A-L. OLTEANU, R. BISDORFF, Preference-based clustering of large datasets. DA2PL’2012: from Multiple Criteria Decision Aid to Preference Learning, 15-16 November 2012, Mons, Belgium, pp 14 - 20.
  • R. BISDORFF, P. MEYER, A-L. OLTEANU, A clustering approach using weighted similarity majority margins. 7th International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications, Heidelberg : Springer, LNAI 7120, 17-19 december 2011, Beijing, China, vol. 7120, pp. 15-28, ISBN 978-3-642-25852-7.
  • R. BISDORFF, P. MEYER, A-L. OLTEANU, A clustering approach using weighted similarity majority margins. 23rd Benelux Conference on Artificial Intelligence. 03-04 november 2011, Ghent, Belgium, pp. 15-28 (doi:10.1007/978-3-642-25853-4_2).
  • I. MOISIL, A-L. OLTEANU, Some Aspects Regarding the Application of the Ant Colony Meta- heuristic to Scheduling Problems, 9th International Conference on Large Scale Scientific Computing, 4-8 June 2009, Sozopol, Bulgaria, pp. 343-351.

Conferences and workshops without proceedings

  • A. KHANNOUSSI, P. MEYER, C. DEZAN, J-P. DIGUET, A-L. OLTEANU, Traceable decisions for autonomous unmanned aerial vehicles, ROADEF 2018, 21-23 February 2018, Lorient, France.
  • A-L. OLTEANU, Integrating MCDA and GIS : a new Decision Deck intitiative. 13th Decision Deck Workshop, 14 October 2016, Paris, France.
  • A-L. OLTEANU, P. MEYER, Planning activities at sea: integrating MCDA and GIS. 28th European Conference on Operational Research, 4-6 July 2016, Poznan, Poland.
  • A-L. OLTEANU, P. MEYER, Generalized multi-criteria majority-rule sorting for handling imprecise or missing evaluations. 82nd Meeting of the EWG-MCDA, 24-26 September 2015, Odense, Denmark.
  • A-L. OLTEANU, P. MEYER, Formalizing and Solving the problem of clustering in Multicriteria Decision Aiding, Séminaire "Actualités et Défis en Clustering", 17 february 2014, Lyon, France.
  • A-L. OLTEANU, R. BISDORFF, Preferential data mining in the context of MCDA. European Conference on Data Analysis, 10-12 July 2013, Luxembourg, Luxembourg.
  • A-L. OLTEANU, R. BISDORFF, P. MEYER, Self-organizing maps applied to clustering in MCDA. 77th Meeting of the EWG-MCDA, 11-13 April 2013, Rouen, France.
  • A-L. OLTEANU, R. BISDORFF, P. MEYER, Clustering in MCDA. 76th Meeting of the EWG- MCDA, 13-15 September 2012, Portsmouth, Great Britain.
  • A-L. OLTEANU, R. BISDORFF, P. MEYER, On multi-criteria clustering. 25th European Confer- ence on Operational Research, 8-11 July 2012, Vilnius, Lithuania.
  • A-L. OLTEANU, R. BISDORFF, P. MEYER, On multicriteria clustering. 10th Decision Deck Workshop, 11 April 2012, Tarragona, Spain.
  • A-L. OLTEANU, R. BISDORFF, P. MEYER, A Contribution to the Multiple Criteria Preordering Problematique. 74th Meeting of the EWG-MCDA, 6-8 October 2011, Yverdon, Switzerland.