Assistant Professor

Ph.D. in Business Computer Science

M.S. in Modeling and Computer Science

B.S. in Business Computer Science


Nadia Dahmani is an Assistant Professor in the College of Technological Innovation at Zayed University. She earned both her B.S. in Business Computer Science and M.S. in Modeling and Computer Science from Higher Institute of Management Tunis, Tunisia. Her Ph.D. in Business Computer Science was in collaboration with the French National Institute for Research in Computer Science and Control in Lille, France (INRIA-Lille-Nord Europe). She has published many refereed journal papers and participated in highly reputed conferences. She has completed a European Research Project “Coadvise” that strengthens research networks in Information and Communication Technologies.


Abu Dhabi - Khalifa City, MF2-0-029


+971 2 599 3407

Teaching Areas

Management Information Systems,

Database Systems,


Supply Chain Management

Production & Operations

Industrial Management.

Research and Professional Activities

Research Area(s)

Artificial Intelligence,

Operations Research,

Logistics and Supply Chain Management,

Combinatorial Optimization,

Applications for Transportation,

Scheduling and Packing problems,

Cell Formation.

Refereed journal papers

1. N. Dahmani and A. Mukattash, (2019): "Modified Grouping Capability Index: A New Measure for Evaluating of Machine-Component Matrices".  Jordan Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, 13(1), 15-20.

2. A. Al-Zawahreh, N. Dahmani, K. Abu Alethem and A. Mukattash, (2019): "Sensitivity analysis of the impact of part assignment in cellular manufacturing systems". Decision Science Letters, 8 (1), 109-120.

3. A. Al-Bashir, A. Mukattash, N. Dahmani, (2018): "Critical Analysis of Modified Grouping Efficacy Measure: new Weighted Modified Grouping Efficiency Measure, Production & Manufacturing Research, 6 (1), 113-125.

4. A. Mukattash, N. Dahmani, A. Al-Bashir and A. Qamar, (2018): "Comprehensive grouping efficacy: A new measure for evaluating block-diagonal forms in group technology". International Journal of Industrial Engineering Computations, 9 (1), 155-172.

Papers in refereed conference proceedings

  1. A. Mukattash, N. Dahmani, A. Firas and G. Denis, (2018): "Design of cellular manufacturing systems with the presence of processing time", Third International Conference on Electrical and Biomedical Engineering, Clean Energy and Green Computing (EBECEGC), Beirut, 2018, pp. 54-57, IEEEXplore.

  1. N. Dahmani, S. Krichen, T. El-Ghazali, (2017): " An exact Epsilon constraint method for solving the multi-objective 2D vector packing problem", Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Modeling, Simulation and Applied Optimization (ICMSAO’17), Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, IEEEXplore.

  1. O. Abdelkhalek, N. Dahmani, S. Krichen, A. Guitouni, (2015): "VL-PLS: A Multi-Objective Variable Length Pareto Local Search to Solve the Node Placement Problem for Next Generation Network", Proceedings of the International Conference on Advanced Wireless Information and Communication Technologies (AWICT'15), Sousse, Tunisia, Procedia Computer Science, ELSEVIER.

  1. C. Boufaied, S. Krichen, N. Dahmani, (2015): "A decision support system for the AirCrew Rostering Problem case of TunisAir", Proceedings of the 10th IEEE International Conference on Service Operations And Logistics, And Informatics (SOLI’15), Hammamet, Tunisia, IEEEXplore. 

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