Prof. Marino Widmer

Full Professor, head of group

T: +41 26 300 83 24

Address: Bd de Pérolles 90, 1700 Fribourg

Office: C 325




Teaching activities



Main research activities

  • Quantitative models and methods of Operations Research
  • Applications in manufacturing and logistics: design and layout; production planning; scheduling; real time control



Research projects

For further information, visit my futura page.





  • Stochastic optimization of the scheduling of a radiotherapy center
    A. Legrain, M.-A. Fortin, N. Lahrichi, L.-M. Rousseau, M. Widmer
    Journal of Physics: Conference Series, vol. 616 (2015) 
  • Metaheuristics for a scheduling problem with rejection and tardiness penalties
    S. Thevenin, N. Zufferey, M. Widmer
    Journal of Scheduling, vol. 18, 89-105 (2015) 


  • A new heuristic method for the flow shop sequencing problem
    M. Widmer, A. Hertz
    European Journal of Operational Research, vol. 41, 186-193 (1989) 

A comprehensive list of my publications is available on my futura page.