Theodor Dan  Popescu

Theodor Dan Popescu

National Institute for Research and Development in Informatics, Bucharest

Dr. Theodor D. Popescu received M.Sc. degree and Eng.Sc.D. (PhD) degree, both in Automatic Control, from "Politehnica" University of Bucharest in 1972 and 1983, respectively. He is with National Institute for Research and Development in Informatics, Bucharest, where is senior research scientist of first degree and member of the Scientific Council. The research activity was mainly oriented in the fields of system identification and parameter estimation, time series analysis, signal processing, change detection and diagnosis in signals and systems. He is author or co-author of of more than 120 papers and of five books. He held various teaching positions at the Department of Automatic Control and Computers, "Politehnica" University of Bucharest. He has been awarded with "Tudor Tanasescu" Prize of the Romanian Academy on 1995 for the works in the field of detection of changes in dynamics of signals and systems and General Association of Engineers in Romania Prize on 2000 in the field of Information Technology. He was granted by The Royal Society (1992), DAAD (1992, 1995, 1999), JSPS (1996, 1999), Australian Research Council(2002), CERGE-EI (2002). He is Senior Member of IEEE. >