DR Alysson Machado Costa

DR Alysson Machado Costa




  • Alysson M. Costa received his PhD in 2006 in Business Administration from the University of Montreal. His main research interests are theory and applications of Operations Research.   


Selected publications


Additional Grant Information

  • New models and extensions for the optimisation of assembly lines with workers with disabilities* Project leader CAPES – Brazil / MEC-Spain (Bi-national CAPES/DGU Call) 2012 - 2014 Industrial extensions for the Production Planning Problem* Chief Investigator CAPES – Brazil (Universal Project) 2010 - 2012 PPEXT Industrial extensions to production planning and scheduling Chief Investigator European Union (Marie-Curie Actions FP7) 2010 - 2012 Cutting, packing, lot-sizing, production planning and their integration in industrial and logistic contexts* Chief Investigator FAPESP - Brazil (Thematic project) 2010 - 2013 Assembly lines with disabled workers: new challenges and methods* Project leader FAPESP – Brazil (Regular program) 2009 - 2011 Optimising production lines in the presence of disabled workers* Project leader CNPq – Brazil (Early Career Researcher Grants) 2008 - 2011 Models and mathematical methods for Production planning and control* Chief Investigator CNPq – Brazil (Universal Project) 2008 - 2010 Multi-objective methodology for the analysis and reliability improvement of Power distribution systems* Research Fellow (2007) Chief Investigator (2008-2009) CNPq – CTEnerg (Linkage Project) 2007 - 2009 * Translated from the original in Portuguese    


Education and training

  • PhD, Universite de Montreal, Canada 2006
  • MSc, Universidade Estadual de Campinas 2002
  • BSc, Universidade Estadual de Campinas 2001

Awards and honors

  • 2007 Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society, Best Canadian Thesis in Applied Mathematics, 2008


Available for supervision

  • Y