University of Bucharest, Romania

Career path: 1977-1981: secondary school physics teacher;

1981-present: University of Bucharest, Faculty of Physics, First position: Assistant Professor (1981); Lecturer Professor (1991); Associate Professor (1996); Professor (1999);

Since 2001: Ph. D Advisory in Physics (Physics of Condensed Matter) at University of Bucharest,

Relevant activities in the field of thematic area of conference: Research in the fields of: Physics of Semiconductors; Electrical and photoelectrical properties of organic semiconductor thin films; Organic Photovoltaic Cells; Organic Field-Effect Transistors; Organic-on-inorganic semiconductor diodes; Polycrystalline semiconductors thin films from AII-BVI compounds; Effect of ionizing radiations on the physical properties of the semiconducting thin films; Physics of Nanostructures.

  1. a) Preparation and physical charaterization of organic and inorganic thin fims. b) Physical Proccesses at Metal/Semiconductor and Semiconductor/Semiconductor interfaces; c) Electronic and Optoelectronic Devices d) Organic Photovoltaic Cells (single-, double-, and multy- layer), Bulk-Heterojunction Solar Cells, Dye Sensitized Solar Cells _DSSC); f) Thin films Photovoltaic cells based on CdTe, CdS; n-type and p-type transparent conducting oxides and novel materials applied in thin-film photovoltaics.

Scientometric factors: 225 scientific papers and communications; Hirsh index 16 in Web of Knowledge and 19 in Google Scholar, respectively; 6 chapters in international monographs acquired by 262 international libraries (; 152 papers in ISI journals that have more than 930 ISI/Web of Science citations, 67 papers published in non-ISI journals; 2 patents; 54 international invited lectures and seminars, 193 international and national posters or communications and more than 50 competitive research projects from which 4 international. 18  Books or Chapters of Books  in national and international book editures

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Member of some scientific societies and pozitions in academic management

– National Society of Physics; National Society of Solar Energy; Romanian Material Science – Crystal Growth Society; New York Academy of Sciences

– 2000-2008 Editor-in- Chief  at Annals of University of Bucharest, Physics

-2005- Member of Advisory Board of Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials

-2008- Member of Advisory Board of Romanian Reports in Physics

– 2005-2008 Member in  Comission 1 of National Council  of Scientific Research in Higher Education (CNCSIS) (Comission of mathematics and natural Sciences)

1995- Referee for many prestigious journals, including: Journal of Appl. Phys.; Appl. Phys. Lett.; Int. J. of IONICS,  Thin Solid Films, Applied Surface Science, Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials, Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials –Rapid Communications., Romanian Journal of Physics, Journal of Materials Science and Engineering, Romanian Reports in Physics …

2005- Director of Physics Doctoral School of University of Bucharest

2006- Director of Research and Development Center for Materials and Electronic and Optoelectronic Devices of University of Bucharest charged by Rector’s Decizion Nr. 1076/14.06.2006

1992-1996 Member of the Council of Professors of the Faculty of Physics, University of Bucharest.

– 1996-2000 Scientific Secretary of the Council of Professors of the Faculty of Physics, University of Bucharest.

– 19. 01. 2000- 2. 03. 2000, Head of the Department of Electricity and Biophysics

– 29.02.2000 – 29.02.2008: Dean of Faculty of Physics, University of Bucharest

29.02.2008 – 28.02.2012 ViceDean of Faculty of Physics, University of Bucharest

-01.03.2012 – present: Dean of Faculty of Physics, University of Bucharest

– 29.02.2000 – present: Member of the Senate of  University of Bucharest

2006-2011-President of Physics Commission of National Council for Awarded of Title, Diploma and Academic Certificates (C.N.A.T.D.C.U.) Decision:  O.M.Ed.C. Nr. 3904/10.05.2006

-2006- Member of European Materials Research Society,

-2007- Member of  Materials Research Society,

  • Prizes and Awards:

In 2008 The Prize ,,Horia Hulubei” of Romanian Academy for the review paper: ,,Electronic and Optoelectronic Devices Based on Organic Thin Films ‘’  in HANDBOOK OF ORGANIC ELECTRONICS AND PHOTONICS, Electronic Materials and Devices, Edited by Hari Singh Nalwa, Volume 1 : Pages (405-446), American Scientific Publishers, Los Angeles, California, USA, 2006, ISBN : 1-58883-096-9