Dr. Abdelkrim Doufene is a Postdoctoral Associate in the Engineering Systems Division (ESD) at MIT. His present work focuses on the architecture of large-scale systems for water desalination and solar energy.
His research interests include architecture of complex systems, decision and information systems, geographic information systems, multi-disciplinary analysis and optimization, game theory, data mining, as well as technology innovation policy.
Dr. Abdelkrim Doufene obtained a Ph.D. from École Polytechnique in France in 2013. He attended Paristech doctoral program in management at the ENPC School of International Management. He holds a master degree in decision and information systems from Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, ESSEC and CNAM. He also graduated from Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Informatique in Algeria as an information systems engineer.
He was a research engineer at the R&D department (Electric Vehicles Program) for the automotive manufacturer Renault (2010-2013). He has also taught in different universities and schools.