Background and activities

My research focuses on different applications of optimization and operations research, in particular in scheduling and maritime logistics. I am currently working on the liner shipping network design problem using autonomous and conventional vessels.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications


  • Fagerholt, Kjetil; Msakni, Mohamed Kais; Meisel, Frank. (2019) Can autonomous ships help short-sea shipping become more cost-efficient?. Operations Research 2019 ; 2019-09-03 - 2019-09-06.
  • Msakni, Mohamed Kais; Fagerholt, Kjetil; Lindstad, Elizabeth; Meisel, Frank. (2019) Liner-Network Shipping Design with Autonomous vessels. EURO 2019 30th EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON OPERATIONAL RESEARCH) ; 2019-06-23 - 2019-06-26.