Radu Vasiu


received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering from the Politehnica University of Timisoara, Romania in 1982 and 1997, respectively. He is currently a professor at the Faculty of Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering of the Politehnica University of Timisoara. His research interests in the last years are in the area of open data , smart cities, mobile applications, e-learning, multimedia and web technologies. Since 1993 he was involved in more than 30 international projects (Tempus, Phare, Socrates, Leonardo da Vinci, Life Long Learning, FP6, etc), especially in the field of multimedia and e-learning, both as coordinator or as contractor.

He is now the President of the Politehnica University Senate and the Director of the Multimedia Research Centre.

He acted as invited professor in different universities from UK, Finland, France, Austria, Greece and Netherlands.

The publication list includes 12 books and more than 100 papers presented at different international conferences. He was involved in 32 research or international cooperation projects.

Currently, he acts as President of the International Association for e-Science (IAFeS), that promotes at international level the use of ICT in science and technology.

He is also a member of IEEE Computer Society and IEEE Communications Society, European Association for Telematics Applications (EATA), European Distance and E-learning Network (EDEN), International Association of Science and Technology Engineers for Development (IASTED), European Portal for Advanced Collaboration in E-learning (EuroPACE) and of the Commission for European Integration of the Romanian Academy, Timisoara branch.



last update: February 2017

Articles published on IXD&A: 


Data Profiling in a Mobile Touristic Augmented Reality Application for Smart Environments based on Linked Open Data, N. 31, pp. 43 - 58abstractdownload