DECEBAL POPESCU, PhD


Business address:     University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest, Faculty of Automation and Computers
Str. Splaiul Independentei no. 313, 77206, Bucharest.

Email: decebal@cs.pub.ro

Studies:
1993-1998University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest, Department of Automatics and Computers.
1998-1999Master in Computer Science, University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest.
1996 (August)English Summer Course, Major's School of English, Hastings, United Kingdom.
1999(Jan.-May)Fuzzy Control Course (Distance Learning), Technical University of Denmark.
1999 (Sept.)Intensive German Course, Fachhochschule Regensburg, Germany
Sept. 99 - Feb. 2000Guest Phd. student of FH-Regensburg, Germany, Fachbereich Informatik within an European Academic Exchange Programm: SOKRATES
Sept. 2001 - Sept. 2002Guest Phd. student of Bielefeld University, Germany, within a World Bank program


Title of diploma project:     "Fuzzy Expert Systems for Electrocardiogram Analyses".

2003 (April):         PhD in Computer Science, Univ. POLITEHNICA Bucharest.

Title of PhD thesis:     "Fuzzy Architectures for the Implementation of Expert Systems"

Advisor:     prof. dr. eng. Adrian Petrescu

Teaching experience:     Teaching assist. Univ. POLITEHNICA Bucharest, Computer Science Department.

Main fields of interest:
     Configurable/Reconfigurable Computing
     VLSI Design

Languages:      English, German

Published scientific papers:
     1. Threaded Binary Trees Implementation - ELSE Magazine, 1996, page 206
     Authors: stud. Nirvana Ivanescu, stud. Ramona Florescu, stud. Decebal Popescu

     2. Fuzzy Expert Systems for Medical Investigations - 12th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science, 26-29 May 1999, Bucharest, vol. I, page 371
     Authors: prof. Dr. eng. Adrian Petrescu, teaching assist. eng. Nirvana Popescu, teaching assist. eng. Decebal Popescu

     3. Fuzzy Expert Systems for Electrocardiogram Analyses - National Conference for Medical Informatics (MEDINF98), October 1998, Arad, page 89.
     Authors: prof. Dr. eng. Adrian Petrescu, teaching assist. eng. Nirvana Popescu, teaching assist. eng. Decebal Popescu.

     4. Fuzzy Expert Systems for Electroencephalogram Analyses - National Conference for Medical Informatics (MEDINF98), October 1998, Arad, page 259.
     Authors: prof. Dr. eng. Adrian Petrescu, teaching assist. eng. Nirvana Popescu, teaching assist. eng. Decebal Popescu.

     5. Fuzzy Methods for the Identification of Periodical Electrical Signals - 12th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science, 26-29 May 1999, Bucharest, vol. I, page 374.
     Authors: prof. Dr. eng. Adrian Petrescu, teaching assist. eng. Nirvana Popescu, teaching assist. eng. Decebal Popescu.

     6. Robust FLC for Cooperative Robots - Mechatronics Conference (ICRAM), 22-26 May 1999, Istanbul, Turkey, page 330.
     Authors: prof. Dr. eng. Mircea Ivanescu, Assoc. Prof. Dr. eng. Viorel Stoian, lect. dr. eng. Nicu Bazdoaca, teaching assist. eng. Nirvana Popescu, teaching assist. eng. Decebal Popescu.

     7. Fuzzy Controller for Hyperredundant Manipulators - 7th European Congress on Intelligent Tehniques & Soft Computing (EUFIT), Aachen, Germany, 13-16 September 1999, page 155.
     Authors: prof. Dr. eng. Mircea Ivanescu, Assoc. Prof. Dr. eng. Viorel Stoian, lect. dr. eng. Nicu Bazdoaca, teaching assist. eng. Nirvana Popescu, teaching assist. eng. Decebal Popescu.

     8. A Robust Fuzzy System for Hyperredundant Cooperative Robots, Dycons'99 - International Control of Dynamic and Control System 5-7 August 1999, Ottawa, Canada.
     Authors: prof. Dr. eng. Mircea Ivanescu, Assoc. Prof. Dr. eng. Viorel Stoian, lect. dr. eng. Nicu Bazdoaca, teaching assist. eng. Nirvana Popescu, teaching assist. eng. Decebal Popescu.

     9. Fuzzy Logic Applied on a Mobile Robot, The National Conference of Industrial Energetic, CNEI2000, 19 November 2000, Bacau, Romania.
     Authors: prof. Dr. eng. Adrian Petrescu, lect. eng. Popescu Cornel, teaching assist. eng. Nirvana Popescu, teaching assist. eng. Decebal Popescu.

     10. Contributions in Design and Simulation for a VLIW Processor, The National Conference of Industrial Energetic, CNEI2000, 19 November 2000, Bacau, Romania.
     Authors: prof. Dr. eng. Adrian Petrescu, lect. eng Popescu Cornel, teaching assist. eng. Nirvana Popescu, teaching assist. eng. Decebal Popescu.

     11. Design, Simulation and Performance Evaluation of a VLIW Processor, Annals of the "Stefan cel Mare" University, Electrical Section, Journal of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, "Stefan cel Mare" University of Suceava, Romania, 2000.
     Authors: lect. eng Popescu Cornel, teaching assist. eng. Nirvana Popescu, teaching assist. eng. Decebal Popescu.

     12. WAP Phone Book, The Fifth International Symposium on Economic Informatics, Bucharest, 10-13 May 2001, p. 408, ISBN 973-99450-4-X
     Authors: prof. Dr. Ing. Adrian Petrescu, lect. Cornel Popescu, teaching assist. eng. Nirvana Popescu, teaching assist. eng. Decebal Popescu, stud. Nicolae George.

     13. A Comparison Between Clasical Neural Networks and Fuzzy Neural Networks, 13th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science May 31 - June 2, 2001, pages 433 - 437
     Authors: Prof. Dr. Eng. Adrian Petrescu, lecturer Eng. Cornel Popescu, teaching assistant Eng. Nirvana Popescu, teaching assistant Eng. Decebal Popescu,

     14. Methods to Improve Performance for the New VLIW Processing Structures, 13th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science May 31 - June 2, 2001, pages 446 - 449
     Authors: Prof. Dr. Eng. Adrian Petrescu, lecturer Eng. Cornel Popescu, teaching assistant Eng. Nirvana Popescu, teaching assistant Eng. Decebal Popescu,

     15. Moving Target Interception for a Walking Robot by Fuzzy Observer and Fuzzy Controller, 4th International Conference on Climbing and Walking Robots, Karlsruhe, 24-26th September 2001, pages 363 - 376.
     Authors: prof. Dr. eng. Mircea Ivanescu, teaching assist. eng. Nirvana Popescu, teaching assist. eng. Decebal Popescu.

     16. Using Xilinx FPGA circuits to implement a logical design, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest, Scientific Bulletin, Series C, Vol. 63, No. 3, 2001, pages 27-34
     Authors: teaching assist. eng. Decebal Popescu, lect. Cornel Popescu, Eugen Posdarescu.

     17. A Non Conventional Controller for Electroheological Fluid Actuated Walking Robot, 5th International Conference on Climbing and Walking Robots, Paris, 25 - 27 September 2002, pages 203 - 210.
     Authors: prof. dr. eng. Mircea Ivanescu, Assoc. Prof. dr. eng. Viorel Stoian, Assoc. Prof. dr. eng. Bazdoaca Nicu, teaching assist. eng. Nirvana Popescu, teaching assist. eng. Decebal Popescu.

     18. Real-time Intelligent Vision Sensor for Robot Navigation Using Symmetry Features, 4th International FLINS Conference on Computational Intelligent System for Applied Research, September 2002, Gent, Belgium, pages 421 - 428
     Authors: teaching assist. Eng. Decebal Popescu, Prof. Dr. Eng. Jianwei Zhang, Eng. Kai Huebner.

     19. Fuzzy Expert System for Range Estimation, Studies in Informatics and Control, vol. 12, nr. 2, June 2003, pag. 101-109
     Authors: assist. PhD Eng. Decebal Popescu, Prof. Dr. Eng. Jianwei Zhang

     20. Fuzzy Expert System for Range Estimation, 14-th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science, Bucharest, 2-5 July 2003, pages 222 - 226
     Authors: assist. PhD Eng. Decebal Popescu

     21. Fuzzy Expert System based on symmetry features for range estimations, 6th International Conference on Climbing and Walking Robots, Italy, September 2003, pages 1007 - 10014
     Authors: assist. PhD Eng. Decebal Popescu, Prof. Dr. Eng. Jianwei Zhang

     22. Procesoare fuzzy - Technical Report No. C103-03, University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest
     Authors: assist. PhD Eng. Decebal Popescu

     23. Implementarea in banda de asamblare a operatiilor in virgula mobila utilizand circuite FPGA - Technical Report No. C104-03, University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest
     Authors: assist. PhD Eng. Decebal Popescu