Doctorate ACS

Research grants and contracts in 2017

C1. International grants and research contracts

Project teams in the doctorate domain System Engineering

Theodor Borangiu şi doctoranzii

  • Big Data, Analytics and Cloud for Digital Transformation on Manufacturing (DTM), IBM Faculty Awards National Research Grant 2016-2018, Ph.D. student: A. Silisteanu

Dan Ştefănoiu and Ph.D. students

  • Advanced Control Techniques for Future Launchers, Project ESA-4000119953/17/F/JLV of European Space Agency, March 2017 – February 2019, team members UPN: Dan Stefanoiu, Ph.D. student Iulia Cristina Radulescu

Project teams in the doctorate domain Computers and Information Technology

Valentin Cristea and Ph.D. students

  • Data4Water: Excellence in Smart Data and Services for Water Management, H2020-TWINN-2015, ID: 690900, January 2016 – December 2019, Director: Mariana Mocanu (UPB), Team member Valentin Cristea, Ph.D. student Cristian Chilipirea
  • ICT COST Action IC1303, Algorithms, Architectures and Platforms for Enhanced Living Environments (AAPELE), project EU COST, Coordinator of national research network and representative in the Action Management Committee: Ciprian Dobre (UPB), November 2013 – November 2017, Ph.D. student M. Nita
  • ICT COST Action IC1302, Semantic keyword-based search on structured data sources (KEYSTONE), proiect EU COST. Coordinator of national research network and representative in the Action Management Committee Florin Pop (UPB), November 2013 – November 2017, Ph.D. student M. Ticu

Ciprian Dobre and Ph.D. students

  • ICT COST Action IC1303, Algorithms, Architectures and Platforms for Enhanced Living Environments (AAPELE), proiect EU COST. Coordinator of national research network and representative in the Action Management Committee: Ciprian Dobre (UPB). Perioada de desfășurare: Noiembrie 2013 – Noiembrie 2017, Ph.D. students: Stanciu, V.D., Dragoi, V.A.
  • ICT COST Action IC1406, High-Performance Modelling and Simulation for Big Data Applications (cHiPSet), project EU COST, 2014-2017, C. Dobre Coordinator of national research network and representative in the Action Management Committee (representative of Romania), Ph.D. student: Borcea, L.
  • COST Action CA15127, Resilient communication services protecting end-user applications from disaster-based failures (RECODIS), 2016-2020, C. Dobre representative as Substitute Member, Ph.D. student: Hirtan, L.A.
  • COST Action CA15140, “Improving Applicability of Nature-Inspired Optimisation by Joining Theory and Practice (ImAppNIO), 2016-2020, C. Dobre representative as Substitute Member, Ph.D. student: Popescu, M.C.
  • Data4Water – Excellence in Smart Data and Services for Supporting Water Management, H2020-TWINN-2015, 2016-2019, Project director: Mariana Mocanu (UPB). C. Dobre coordinator UPB for WP4, Ph.D. student: Michiu, G

Nicolae Goga and Ph.D. students

  • Premises – Knowledge Management for SMEs, Grant Eurostar Project No. E8949, 2016-2017, Website: http://www.premises-project.eu/, project coordinator Nicolae Goga, Ph.D. student: Ramona Popa
  • i-Light – A pervasive home monitoring service based on intelligent luminaires, Eurostars project E9770, 2015-2018, Website: http://ilightproject.eu/en/home-page/, Project coordinator Andrei Vasilateanu, Ph.D. student: Iuliana Marin

Mariana Mocanu and Ph.D. students

  • Strategic support on strenghening the quality assurance structuresat the private higher education institutions in Albania, QAinAL, 561510-EPP-1-2015-1-AT-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP, Agreement number 2015-3540 / 001-001, execution period 2015-2018, Mariana Mocanu member of project team, Ph.D. student: A. Nica
  • HighVec: Curriculum development: Highway/Road Construction Engineering and Vehicle Engineering, TEMPUS 544061-TEMPUS-1-2013-1-ES-TEMPUS-JPCR, period: 2014-2017, Mariana Mocanu member of project team, Ph.D. student: A. Nica
  • Data4Water: Excellence in Smart Data and Services for Water Management, H2020-TWINN-2015, ID: 690900, January 2016 – December 2019, Director: Mariana Mocanu (UPB), Ph.D. student Ionica D.G.

Florica Moldoveanu and Ph.D. students

  • Sound Of Vision – Natural sense of vision through acoustics and haptics, EU project Horizon 2020, ID 643636, 2015 – 2018, http://www.soundofvision.net, project director F. Moldoveanu, PhD students in the project’s team: Alexandru Gradinaru, Silviu Ivascu
  • HAI-OPS – Hospital Acquired Infection and Outbreak Prevention System, EU research project Eurostars, ID. E!9831, 2015-2018, https://www.eurostars-eureka.eu/project/id/9831, project director F. Moldoveanu, PhD students in the project’s team: Alexandru Gradinaru, Vlad Racoviṭă
  • DECAMP (Open Distributed European Virtual Campus on ICT Security) – program Erasmus+, Strategic Partnerships for higher education 2014-2017, EU consortium of 6 unuiversities, F. Moldoveanu coordinator of RO partner, http://mydecamp.eu/, PhD students in the project’s team: Alexandru Gradinaru, Oana Ferche
  • AESOP (A European and South African Partnership on Heritage and Past), program international Erasmus Mundus, 2013 – 2017, Consortium of 21 universities from Europe and South Africa, http://www.aesop-em.eu/, PhD student in the project’s team: Oana Ferche

Florin Pop and Ph.D. students

  • ICT COST Action CA15140, Improving Applicability of Nature-Inspired Optimisation by Joining Theory and Practice (ImAppNIO), proiect EU COST. Representive -  Member in Action Management Committee (partner UPB coordinator): Florin Pop (UPB). WG 4 (Software) Vice-Leader, May 2016 – April 2020, Ph.D. student: Ionica D.G.
  • ICT COST Action IC1302, Semantic keyword-based search on structured data sources” (KEYSTONE), project EU COST. Representive -  Member in Action Management Committee (partner UPB coordinator): Florin Pop (UPB), November 2013 – November 2017, Ph.D. student: G. Iordache
  • Data4Water – Excellence in Smart Data and Services for Supporting Water Management, H2020-TWINN-2015, 2016-2019, Project director: Mariana Mocanu (UPB). C. Dobre coordinator UPB for WP4, Ph.D. student: L.-M. Groza
  • Traffic and Data Offloading in Mobile Networks: TTOff, MONROE: Measuring Mobile Broadband Networks in Europe, H2020-644399, March 2015 – July 2018, Ph.D. student: L.-<. Groza
  • ICT COST Action IC1303, Algorithms, Architectures and Platforms for Enhanced Living Environments (AAPELE), proiect EU COST. Coordinator of national research network and representative in the Action Management Committee: Ciprian Dobre (UPB). Perioada de desfășurare: Noiembrie 2013 – Noiembrie 2017, Ph.D. students: C. Chilipirea
  • ICT COST Action CA15127, Resilient communication services protecting end-user applications from disaster-based failures (RECODIS), project EU COST. Architectures and Platforms for Enhanced Living Environments (AAPELE), proiect EU COST. Coordinator of national research network and representative in the Action Management Committee: Elena Apostol (UPB), May 2016 – April 2020, F. Pop team member, Ph.D. student: M. Palanciuc
  • ICT COST Action IC1406, High-Performance Modelling and Simulation for Big Data Applications (cHiPSet), project EU COST, 2014-2017, C. Dobre Coordinator of national research network and representative in the Action Management Committee (representative of Romania), F. Pop team member, Ph.D. student:G. Apostol
  • ICT COST Action IC1403, Cryptanalysis of ubiquitous computing systems (CRYPTACUS), project EU COST. Coordinator of national research network and representative in the Action Management Committee (representative of Romania): George Pantelimon Popescu (UPB). November 2013 – November 2017, Ph.d. student: M. Vasile

Pantelimon George Popescu and Ph.D. students

  • ICT COST CRYPTACUS, IC 1403, 2014-2018, EU COST Project, Action coordinator; student in the research team: M. Grigoras

Nirvana Popescu and Ph.D. students

  • Sound of Vision – Natural sense of vision through acoustics and haptics, proiect international, Horizon 2020, ID project 643636, 2015 – 2018. Alin Moldoveanu (Coordinator), Nirvana Popescu (Member), Ph.D. student: Maracine, M

Ştefan Trăuşan-Matu and Ph.D. students

  • Realising an Applied Gaming Eco-system (RAGE), project H2020-ICT-2014/H2020-ICT-2014-1 No. 644187, 2015-2019, Project coordinator de proiect S. Trausan-Matu, Ph.D. students: Rinciog, O., Ruseti, S.
  • Early Nutrition eAcademy Southeast Asia (ENeASEA) ERASMUS+, 2016-2018, Projec t coordinator S. Trausan-Matu, Ph.D. students: M.G. Gutu, I.C. Paraschiv

Nicolae Ţăpuş and Ph.D. students

  • DATA4WATER – Excellence in Smart Data and Services for Supporting Water Management H2020 international project, 690900, January 2016 – December 2018, N. Tapus team member, M. Carabas, E. Apostol  students
  • KEYSTONE – Semantic keyword-based search on structured data sources, COST Int. project, November 2013 – November 2017; Florin Pop (Coordinator), Members: Nicolae Tapus, M. Carabas
  • AESOP – A European and South African Partnership on Heritage and Past International project, Erasmus Mundus, 2013 – 2017; Florica Moldoveanu (Coordinator), members:  N. Tapus, R. Deaconescu
  • ICT COST Action IC1305 Network for Sustainable Ultrascale Computing (NESUS), Team members: N. Tapus, N. Duta

C2. National grants and research contracts

Project teams in the doctorate domain System Engineering

Theodor Borangiu and Ph.D. students

  • Cloud services platform for the management of the electronic patient file in hospitals, Project no. 243 / 2017 PN III UEFISCDI, 2017-2018, Theodor Borangiu team member, Ph.D. student: A. Silisteanu

Radu Dobrescu and Ph.D. students

  • Solution for efficient integration of wind and photo-voltaic power stations in the National Power System, grant ANCS, 2017-2019, R. Dobrescu project director, Ph.D. students: M. Craciunescu, G. Manea

Dan Popescu and Ph.D. students

  • Multi-drone system for the assessment of the fllod effects (SIMUL), program de granturi BRIDGE, UEFISCDI, 2016-2018, project director D. Popescu, Ph.D. students: C. Dragana, A. Sumalan, D. Gornea
  • Integrated Multi-Agent Aerial Robotic System for Exploring Terrestrial Regions of Interest (MAARS), Program STAR for Space Technology and Advanced Research, Romanian Space Agency (ROSA), contract 185/2017, 2017-2019, Director Dan Popescu, Ph.D. students: Viorel Mihai, Gabriel Militaru, Emilian Vlasceanu
  • Multi-drone system for the assessment of flood effects, BRIDGE GRANT – Transfer de cunoaştere la agentul economic, UEFISCDI, 2016-2018, project director Dan Popescu, Ph.D. students: Cristian Dragana, Andrada Sumalan, Diana Gornea
  • SMART – Multispectral system for monitoring of critical area in the energy field, UEFISCDI grant, Innovation cheques program 64/2017, 2017, project director Dan Popescu, Ph.D. student: Andrada Sumalan
  • SMARD – Smart multisensor network for indoor monitoring, Grant UEFISCDI, Innovation cheques program 100/2017, 2017, Ph.D. student: Cristian Dragana

Dumitru Popescu and Ph.D. students

  • Intelligent System for Extremal Control of Photovoltaic Panels – SINTELPV, Contract PNIII P2-PED 2017- ID1952, Contract no. 228, project director Dumitru Popescu, Ph.D. students: Lavinius Gliga, Ancuta Mone
  • Research, innovation and development of ICT producta and services for a society connected to the Internet of Things- NETIO, ID-40.270, Project POC 2014-2020, Spin-off partnership CE&E, project director D.Popescu, Ph.D. students: Miron, C., Catana, A.

Project teams in the doctorate domain Computers and Information Technology

Ciprian Dobre and Ph.D. students

  • MobiWay – Integrated platform for Intelligent Transport Systems of the Futurem Project in the Partnership program CNCSIS-PN-II-PT-PCCA-2013-4, Contract no. 16 / 2014, 2014-2017, projerct director Ciprian Dobre, Ph.D. student Borcea, L.

Mariana Mocanu and Ph.D. students

  • Information system based on cloud services, accessible through mobile devices, for product quality increase and business development in agriculture farms – CLUeFARM, PNII – 29/2014 (2014-2017), project director Mariana Mocanu, Ph.D. student: Borcea. L.
  • MobyWay – Mobility Beyond Individualism: an Integrated Platform for Intelligent Transportation Systems of Tomorrow, Project code PN-IIPT- PCCA-2013-4, No. 16/2014 (2014-2017), project director: Mariana Mocanu, Ph.D. student: C. Nitulescu
  • Early alerting and computer-based decision support system, based on predictive evaluation of rapid dynamics of vulnerabilities induced in the territory by nuclear sites – N-WATCHDOG, PN II UEFISCDI298/2014 (2014-2017), project director Mariana Mocanu, Ph.D. students G. Iordache, D. Ionica

Dragoş Niculescu and Ph.D. students

  • 4.5G service based on MPTCP – 4.5G, National R&D project in the PNIII ProgramI, 2017-2018, D. Niculescu project director, Ph.D. student: Lupu, C.C.

Florin Pop and Ph.D. students

  • SPERO – Spatial technologies in the management of major disasters and crises occurring at local, national and regional levels, PNIII national program, Code PN-III-P2-2.1-SOL-2016-03-0046, Contract 3SOL/2017, April 2017 – March 2020, project director: Florin Pop, Ph.D. students: Iordache, D., Ionica, D.
  • ForestMon – Expperimental software system in Cloud architecture for the monitoring of wooden vegetation covering, Program “Ecosistem de cercetare, inovare și dezvoltare de produse și servicii TIC pentru o societate conectată la Internet of Things – NETIO”, Contract: 53/05.09.2016, January 2018 – December 2019, Projec t director Florin Pop, Ph.D. students: G. Iordache, L.-M. Groza
  • DataWay – Real-time Data Processing Platform for Smart Cities: Making sense of Big Data, Cod PN-II-RU-TE-2014-4-2731, Contract no. 718/11.04.2013, October 2015 – September 2017, project director: Florin Pop, Ph.D. students: M.A. Vasile, M. Grigoras
  • ROBIN – Robots and the society: Cognitive systems for personal robots and autonomous systems, PN III national R&D program, Code  PN-III-P1-PCCDI-2017-0734, January 2018 – December 2020, project director: Florin Pop, Ph.D. students: D. Palnciuc, G. Tudorica
  • MobyWay – Mobility Beyond Individualism: an Integrated Platform for Intelligent Transportation Systems of Tomorrow, Project code PN-IIPT- PCCA-2013-4, No. 16/2014 (2014-2017), project director: Ciprian Dobre, Ph.D. F. Pop team member, Ph.D. student: MobyWay – Mobility Beyond Individualism: an Integrated Platform for Intelligent Transportation Systems of Tomorrow, Project code PN-IIPT- PCCA-2013-4, No. 16/2014 (2014-2017), project director: Mariana Mocanu, Ph.D. student:. Grigoras

Pantelimon George Popescu and Ph.D. students

  • PN-II-RU-TE-2014-4-2731, 2015-2017, Member in the project: DataWay – Real-time Data Processing Platform for Smart Cities: Making sense of Big Data, students: D. Palnciuc, G. Tudorica
  • Excellence Research Grants Program, UPB – GEX, 2016-2017, Project director UPB – GEX. Identifier: UPB – EXCELENTA – 2016, Managementul Eficient al Datelor In Sisteme Distribuite Moderne bazat pe Noi Limite ale Entropiei (acronym: BigDataH), Contract no: 18/26.09.2016, University Politehnica of Bucharest, students: D. Palnciuc, G. Tudorica

Ştefan Trăuşan-Matu and Ph.D. students

  • P_39_405 Innovative technologic hub based on semantic models and high performance computing – HUB-TECH, 2016-2018, Project director S. Trausan-Matu, Ph.D. student: G.M. Gutu
  • Querying Databases in Natural Language Using Deep Learning (Text2NeuralQL), National program PN-III-P2-2.1-PTE-2016-0109, project director S. Trausan-Matu, Ph.D. students: S. Ruseti, R. Iacob
  • Intelligent systems for conversation analysis, Grant of Romanian Academy, 2016-2019, S. Trausan-Matu project director, Ph.D. student: R.C. Iacob

Nicolae Ţăpuş and Ph.D. students

  • DataWay – Real-time Data Processing Platform for Smart Cities: Making sense of Big Data, CNCS – UEFISCDI, project number PN-II-RU-TE-2014-4-2731, 2015-2017, N. Tapus member, Ph.D. student: Damian, I.
  • CONDEGRID – Contributia nationala la dezvoltarea gridului de calcul LCG pentru fizica particulelor elementare, N. Tapus project director
  • SOVAREX  -Tehnici de stocare si valorificare a rezultatelor cercetarilor stiintifice avansate, N. Tapus project director, M. Lupescu student
  • VDAQ-CEX -Versatile approach to integrated large data aquisition system for complex ELI-NP experiments, N. Tapus project director, G. Vasilescu student
  • SMStoRMU_2017: Transferul datelor din Sistemul de Management Studenti UPB în Registrului Matricol Unic al Universităţilor din România, CNFIS-FDI-2017-0488, N. Tapus project director, M. Lupescu student
  • (SIeL) – Îmbunătățirea sistemului integrat eLearning din cadrul Universității Politehnica din București, CNFIS-FDI-2017-0494, N. Tapus project director, M. Carabas student