SD_AC Meetings and Elections
SD_AC Director and Council elections for 2016-2020
The elections of the Doctoral school Automatic Control and Computers management (SD_AC Director and Council) took place in
April 2016, being organised according to the Bylaw concerning the organization of elections in the Doctoral schools of
the University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest (UPB), which was validated by UPB’s Senate in January 2016. This Bylaw defines
the way in which the elections for the Doctoral school’s director and council in the 2016-2020 mandates should be organized
and held in the university.
The elections meeting of the SD_AC’s Director and Council for 2016-2020 has been prepared in the Meeting of SD_AC Council
from 1.04. 2016. The Ph.D. students currently performing their doctoral stage have been invited in a meeting on 4.04.2016
to designate their representatives in the new Council of the Doctoral school for the period 2016-2020. The members of
the Doctoral school have been invited to participate in the SD_AC Elections meeting for the 2016-2020 mandates of the
Doctoral school’s Director and Council through e-mail messages and an announcement posted in the website of the faculty
of Automatic Control and Computers, UPB.
The SD_AC Elections meeting for the 2016-2020 mandates of the Doctoral school’s Director and Council took place in 14.04.2016.
During this meeting an activity report of the SD_AC for the period 2012-2016 was presented. There was a single candidate
for the position of director of the doctoral school Automatic Control and Computers – Professor Theodor Borangiu, who
presented to the audience his Plan of SD_AC development. The members of the Doctoral school who attended this meeting
have designated by direct, secret and equal vote the SD_AC Council:
- Members: Dan Popescu, Dan Stefanoiu, Florica Moldoveanu (scientific Ph.D. coordinators), Cristian Chilipirea, Dragos Popescu (Ph.D. students), Radu Emil Precup (invited professor);;
- Honour members: Traian Muntean (University Aix-Marseille, France), Damien Trentesaux (University Valenciennes, France), Pierre Borne (University Lille), Valentin Vlad (Romanian Academy),
and the Director of the Doctoral school, Theodor Borangiu, whom they recommended for the university’s Council for Doctorate (CSUD); this nomination was validated by the Senate of the University Politehnica of Bucharest.
SD_AC meetings in 2017
Meeting of SD_AC general assembly from February 28, 2017: the purpose of the meeting was to analyse the results of the admission contest for doctoral studies in the academic year 2016-2017, and to discuss new habilitation initiatives at the Doctoral school of Automatic Control and Computers in 2017.
Meeting of SD_AC Council from June 5, 2017: the purpose of the meeting was the preparation of the July and September 2017 admission sessions for studies in the SE and CIT doctoral programs.
Meeting of SD_AC Council from December 13, 2017: the purpose of the meeting was: a) the analysis of a new public-private Partnership framework for an Industrial Agreement of Training through Doctoral Research, and b) establishing the criteria of reporting the scientific production realized by Ph.D. students and supervisors in 2017.