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Lakdere Benkherouf

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Name: Lakdere Benkherouf    
Rank:  Professor   
Tel:    (+965) 2 498 5387

Academic Credentials:
  • Ph.D, D.I.C (Statistics) 1988, Imperial College, London, UK.
  • M.Sc, D.I.C. (Management Science), 1985, Imperial College, London, UK.
  • D.E.S (Mathematics) 1983, University of Science and Technology, Algiers, Algeria.

Research Interests:
  • Inventory Control
  • Stochastic Modeling
  • Filtering of Hidden Markov Models

Selected Publications:

Benkherouf, L., Omar, M.
Optimal manufacturing batch size with rework for a finite-horizon and time-varying demand rates inventory model
(2017) RAIRO - Operations Research, 51 (1), pp. 173-187. 

Huda, S., Benkherouf, L.
On Some Two- and Three-dimensional D-minimax Designs for Estimating Slopes of a Third-order Response Surface
(2016) Communications in Statistics: Simulation and Computation, 45 (6), pp. 1885-1895. 

Benkherouf, L., Skouri, K., Konstantaras, I.
Optimal Control of Production, Remanufacturing and Refurbishing Activities in a Finite Planning Horizon Inventory System
(2016) Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, 168 (2), pp. 677-698. 

Al-Khamis, T.M., Benkherouf, L., Omar, M.
Optimal policies for a finite-horizon batching inventory model
(2014) International Journal of Systems Science, 45 (10), pp. 2196-2202.

Benkherouf, L., Skouri, K., Konstantaras, I.
Optimal lot sizing for a production-recovery system with time-varying demand over a finite planning horizon
(2014) IMA Journal of Management Mathematics, 25 (4), pp. 403-420. 

Ahmed, M.A., Al-Khamis, T.A., Benkherouf, L.
Inventory models with ramp type demand rate, partial backlogging and general deterioration rate
(2013) Applied Mathematics and Computation, 219 (9), pp. 4288-4307.

Benkherouf, L., Johnson, M.
Optimality of (s, S) policies for jump inventory models
(2012) Mathematical Methods of Operations Research, 76 (3), pp. 377-393.

Aly, E.-E.A.A., Benkherouf, L.
A new family of distributions based on probability generating functions
(2011) Sankhya: The Indian Journal of Statistics, 73 (1 B), pp. 70-80.

Benkherouf, L., Omar, M.
Optimal integrated policies for a single-vendor single-buyer time-varying demand model
(2010) Computers and Mathematics with Applications, 60 (7), pp. 2066-2077.

Benkherouf, L., Sethi, S.P.
Optimality of (s,S) policies for a stochastic inventory model with proportional and lump-sum shortage costs
(2010) Operations Research Letters, 38 (4), pp. 252-255.

(updated March 2017)