Publications since 2003


• Tremblay, J. and I. Abi-Zeid (2015). Value-based Argumentation and Policy Decision Analysis – Methodology and a Case Study of an Environmental Project in Québec, Annals of Operations Research, October, p. 1-21.

• Taillandier, F., and I. Abi-Zeid (2014). An Interactive Decision Support Method for Real Estate Management in a Multicriteria Framework, International Journal of Strategic Property Management, 18/3, p. 265-278.

• Mailly, D., Abi-Zeid I., and S. Pépin (2014). A Multicriteria Classification Approach for Identifying Favorable Climates for Tourism, Journal of Multicriteria Decision Analysis, 21/1-2, p. 65-75.

• Taillandier, F, Abi-Zeid I (2013). Multi-criteria Decision Modeling for the Selection of Timber in Building Structures, 3rd International Conference on Sustainable Construction Materials and Technology, session M2-9, paper 468, August, Kyoto, Japan.

• Morin, M., Abi-Zeid, I., Petillot, Y., and C.G. Quimper (2013). A Hybrid Algorithm for Coverage Path Planning with Imperfect Sensors, in IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems, November, Tokyo, Japan, p. 5998-5993.

• Morin, M., Abi-Zeid, I., Nguyen, T.T., Lamontagne, L., P. Maupin (2013). Search and Surveillance in Emergency situations – A GIS Based Approach to Construct Near-Optimal Visibility Graphs, 10th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM), May, Baden Baden, Germany, p.452-457.

•Taillandier, F., and I. Abi-Zeid (2013), A Multicriteria Evaluation of Real Estate Properties for the Design of Environmental Action Plans, International Journal of Multicriteria Decision Making, 3/4, p. 303-324.

• Morin, M., Papillon, A.-P., I. Abi-Zeid, F. Laviolette and C.-G. Quimper (2012), Constraint programming for probabilistic path planning problems: An optimal search path example. Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Principles and Practice of Constraint Programming (CP 2012), p. 988-1003.

• Abi-Zeid I., Nilo O. and L. Lamontagne (2011), Resource allocation algorithms for planning Search and Rescue Operations, INFOR, 49/1, p. 15-30.

• Doré, P. E., Martin A., Abi-Zeid, I., Maupin, P., and A.-L. Jousselme (2011), Belief functions induced by a multimodal probability density function, an application in search and rescue operations, RAIRO Operations Research, 44, p. 323-343.

• Ba, F., Bouchard, C. and I. Abi-Zeid (2011), Analyse multicritère pour la priorisation des interventions en matière d’approvisionnement en eau en milieu rural au Sénégal : cas de la région de Diourbel, Revue des sciences de l’eau, 24/1, p. 9-22.

• Abi-Zeid, I., Nilo, O., Schvartz, S. and M. Morin (2010), Towards a Knowledge-Based System Prototype for Aeronatical Search and Rescue Operations, dans les compte-rendus de 13th International Conference on Information Fusion, Edinburgh, Scotland, 2010.

• Morin, M. , Lamontagne, L., Abi-Zeid, I. and P. Maupin (2010), The ant search algorithm: An ant colony optimization algorithm for the optimal searcher path problem with visibility, Advances in Artificial Intelligence Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 6085, p. 196-207.

• Frenette, C., Beauregard, R., Abi-Zeid, I., Derome D., and A. Salenikovitch (2010), Multicriteria decision analysis applied to the design of light-frame wood wall assemblies, Journal of Building Performance Simulation, 3(1) p. 33-52.

• Bouchard, C., Abi-Zeid, I., Beauchamp, N., Lamontagne, L., Desrosiers, J., and M. Rodriguez (2009), Multicriteria decision analysis for the selection of a drinking water treatment system, Journal of Water Supply : Research and Technology – Aqua, 59 (4), p. 230-242.

• Morin, M., Abi-Zeid, I., Lang, P., Lamontagne, L. and P. Maupin (2009), The optimal searcher path problem with a visibility criterion in discrete time and space, dans les compte-rendus de 12th international conference on information fusion, Seattle, Washington, p. 514-521.

• Doré, P. E., Martin A., Abi-Zeid, I., Maupin, P. and A.-L. Jousselme (2009), Theory of belief functions for information combination and update in search and rescue operations, dans les compte-rendus de 12th international conference on information fusion, Seattle, Washington, p. 2217-2221.

• Abi-Zeid I., Schvartz S., Tourigny N. and L. Lamontagne (2008), Modélisation au niveau des connaissances du raisonnement pour la localisation d'un aéronef porté disparu, revue d'intelligence artificielle, 22(6), 757-789.

• Ba, F., Bouchard, C., and I. Abi-Zeid (2008), Démarche d’aide multicritère pour l’allocation prioritaire des ressources en eau en milieu rural au Sénégal , dans les compte-rendus du colloque Outils pour décider ensemble, June, Québec, Canada, http://www.opde2008.crad.ulaval.ca/soumission.html.

• Schvartz, S., Abi-Zeid, I. and N. Tourigny (2007), Knowledge Engineering for Modelling Reasoning in a Diagnosis Task: Application to Search and Rescue, Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences, ainsi que sa version en français dans la Revue Canadienne des Sciences de l'Administration,: La gestion des connaissances pour les opérations de recherche et sauvetage - Un modèle de raisonnement pour la localisation d'aéronefs portés disparus, vol. 24(3), 196-211.

• Lamontagne, L., and I. Abi-Zeid (2006), Combining multiple similarity metrics using a multicriteria approach, Advances in Case-Based Reasoning, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 4106, p. 415-428, Springer-Verlag.

• Abi-Zeid, I., and J. Frost (2005), SARPlan: A decision support system for Canadian search and rescue operations, European Journal of Operations Research, 162/3, p. 630-653.

• Abi-Zeid, I., Parent, E., and B. Bobée (2004), The stochastic modeling of low flows by the alternating point processes approach: Methodology and application, Journal of Hydrology, 285/1-4, p. 41-61.

• Longpré, E., Bouchard, C. Abi-Zeid, I. and M. Rodriguez (2004), The development of a multicriteria decision-aid framework for the selection of a drinking water treatment system, dans les compte-rendus de Decision making in urban civil engineering, DMUCE-4, Porto, October.

• Abi-Zeid, I. (2004), Effort Allocation Algorithms for Search and Rescue Operations, dans les compte-rendus du Congrès de l'association des sciences administratives du Canada, ASAC 2004. Québec, June.

• Abi-Zeid, I. and B. Doyon (2003), Using a geographic decision support system to plan Search and Rescue operations, International Journal of Emergency management, 1/4, p. 346-362.

Research Reports

• Demers, H. and I. Abi-Zeid (2010), Enhancing reasoning capabilities for the multi-intelligence tools suite – maritime, A case-based reasoning analysis, Contract Report prepared for DRDC-Valcartier by OODA Techologies, Contract number W7701-009-2682, 21 pages.

• Morin, M., Abi-Zeid, I. and L. Lamontagne (2010), An algorithm for the optimal search path with visibility problem, Report III, prepared for Defence R&D Canada - Valcartier, by MITACS, Contract number W7701–08-1871, 20 pages.

• Lamontagne L., Rouet F. H., Abi-Zeid I., en collaboration avec J.-F. Potvin (2008), Étude d'algorithmes de poursuite-évasion sur graphes de visibilité, Report II prepared for Defence R&D Canada - Valcartier, by MITACS, Contract number W7701–07-4405, 40 pages.

• Abi-Zeid, I. and L. Lamontagne, en collaboration avec L. Kadri (2008), Revue d’algorithmes de la théorie de la recherche, Report I prepared for Defence R&D Canada - Valcartier, by MITACS, Contract number W7701-074405, 44 pages.

• Abi-Zeid, I. (2008), Towards a Search and Rescue Knowledge system of the future, Report prepared for CAE Consulting Services within the contract « Technical Proposal for the Canadian SAR Software of the Future and Identification of Current Capability Gaps », Contract number W7701-7-4301, 24 pages.

• Abi-Zeid I., Lamontagne L., Nilo, O., en collaboration avec P. Lacasse (2005), Airspace management - the potential of decision aid tools to support airspace deconfliction, Report I, Contract number W7701–04-3848, 34 pages.

• Abi-Zeid I. and L. Lamontagne, en collaboration avec O. Nilo (2005), Definition of the mission planning component within the AIMS TDP, Report Task II, Contract number W7701–4–2594, 42 pages.

• Abi-Zeid I., and L. Lamontagne (2005), Airspace management - the potential of decision aid tools to support airspace deconfliction, Report II, Contract number W7701–04-3848, 15 pages.

• Abi-Zeid I. and L. Lamontagne (2004), Definition of the mission planning component within the AIMS TDP, Report Task I, Contract number W7701–4–2594, 24 pages.

• Abi-Zeid I. and L. Lamontagne (2004), A functional decomposition model of case prosecution in Rescue Coordination Centers and related R&D DREV projects, R&D pour la défense Canada, DREV TR 2000-150.

• Abi-Zeid I. and L. Lamontagne (2003), Le modèle de connaissance CommonKADS pour la recherche et sauvetage, R&D pour la défense Canada, DREV TR 2000-195.





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Irène Abi-Zeid

Full Professor, Université Laval
Director of the CERMID Research Group

Contact

Université Laval
Opérations et systèmes de décision (OSD)
Faculté des sciences de l’administration (FSA)
Québec, (QUÉBEC)
G1V 0A6, CANADA

Irene.Abi-Zeid AT OSD.ULaval.ca

Phone: 1 (418) 656-5623
Fax: 1 (418) 656-2624