October 2000




Date of Birth :                      18 August 1957

Place of Birth:                      Monastir, Tunisia

Marital Status:                     Married,  father of two children.

Address:                               EPT, BP 743,  La Marsa 2078, Tunisia.

Telephone:                           (216 1) 77 46 11 / (216 1) 74 85 77 /( 216 9) 33 28 18

Fax:                                        (216 1) 74 88 43

E-mail:                                   taieb.hadhri@ept.rnu.tn


-           Director of the Ecole Polytechnique de Tunisie (EPT) .

-          Prizewinner of His Excellency the President of the Republic for the Baccalaureate - Mathematics, 1975.

-          Order of Merit of Education, awarded by His Excellency the President of the Republic, July 1996



-          Diploma in  Engineering from the Ecole Polytechnique, Paris in 1979 and the Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées, Paris in 1981.

-          Doctorate in Applied Mathematics and State Doctorate in Mathematics obtained respectively in 1981 and  1986 at the University Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris VI.


-          Assistant Professor at the Université de Technologie de Compiègne from 1982 to 1984

-          Research work mission at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Paris, from 1984 to 1988.

-          Scientific Adviser at Hutchinson Company, Paris, from 1987 to 1992.

-          Associate Professor, then Professor, in Applied Mathematics at Ecole Nationale d' Ingenieurs (ENIT), Tunis from 1988 to 1999.

-          Head of the Civil Engineering Department at the ENIT, from 1989 to 1993.

-          Professor in Applied Mathematics and in  Continuum  Mechanics at EPT since 2000.

-          Director of ENIT in 1995.

-          Director of  EPT ( Polytechnic School of Tunisia ) since 1995



-          Author of several scientific articles and papers published in specialized international journals as well as of several presentations delivered in various conferences in the fields of Applied Mathematics, Mechanics and Civil Engineering

-          Editor-in-Chief, from 1995 to 1998 of the journal "Les Annales Maghrebines de l'Ingénieur", published by ENIT


Research Work Supervision

-          Supervised several engineering graduation (end of studies) project reports and post-graduate dissertations both in France and Tunisia.

-          Supervised and  guided  doctoral theses in Applied Mathematics, among which,  theses  prepared by : Hachemi Ben Dhia, ParisIV, 1986; Karim Gribaa, Paris IV, 1993; Louis Filipe Menezes, Coimbra, Portugal, 1989; Henda El Fekih, ENIT, 1994; and in Civil Engineering: Hedi Shili, ENIT, 1993.


International Cooperation


I was visiting Professor at  Rutgers University, U.S.A,  for 1 month in  1993.


I managed several National Research Projects and projects within the framework of international collaboration:

-          Numerical Methods for Mechanics and Physics : project jointly funded by DGRST-CNRS with the Centre de Mathématiques Appliquées de l’Ecole Polytechnique, Paris, (CMAP), from 1993 to 1996.

-          Numerical Models & Methods for Fluid Mechanics and the  Transport of Particles: this project is run under the Comité Mixte de Coopération Universitaire, (CMCU), with  Laboratoire MIPS, UPS Toulouse, from  1996 to 1998.

-          Impact of Defects in Real Composites on their Homogenized Properties: a DGRST-CNRS  project carried out with CMAP since 1998.

-          Hydrodynamic Interaction in Suspension Systems: a CMCU project with the Research Unit PMMH at Ecole Supérieure de Physique et Chimie Industrielle,Paris since 1999.





-          Member of the Société de Mathématiques Appliquées et Industrielles en France (Applied and Industrial  Mathematics Society in France) since 1988.


-          Member of  la Société Astronomique de Tunisie (Tunisian Astronomy Society).



-          French (Proficient)

-          English(Proficient)