With effect from 1 October 2016, Minister of Communications and Information Society, Mrs. Delia POPESCU, has appointed Prof. Decebal POPESCU as General Director of the National Institute for Research and Development in Informatics – ICI Bucharest.
Mr Decebal POPESCU is Professor at Politehnica University of Bucharest, Computer Sciences Department. He graduated the same University in 1998 and attained his PhD degree in Computer Sciences in 2003, based on his doctoral thesys “Fuzzy Architecture in Implementation of Expert Systems”.
His main research interests are: intelligent circuits in fuzzy logic, neural networks, eHealth services, designing Cloud architectures and services, advanced eGovernment platforms, embedded systems, reconfigurable computers. He is a member of the IEEE and of Romanian Robotics Society. Prof. Decebal POPESCU collaborates with the University of Hamburg and University of Bielefeld (Germany), in the field of control algorithms and implementation of fuzzy models for complex systems. He was involved in many important projects with the Fraunhofer Institute from Berlin, and coordinated research groups who have successfully completed projects such as “TrustedSafe” (2010), “E-Caesar EUSDRO” (2008), “High Performance Computing in Cardio Customization – Model Component – HEART (CACM 130/2011)”, “control and technological integration of smart materials and structures – CITMSI (CEEX 259/2006)”.