Radu Vasiu is a professor at the Faculty of Electronics, Telecommunications and Information Technologies of the Polytechnic University of Timisoara. He received his doctorate in Electronic Engineering and Telecommunications from the Polytechnic University of Timisoara, Romania in 1997.
The latest research interests are in the fields of e-learning, multimedia, web technologies, open data and smart cities. He is the president of the Senate of the Polytechnic University and director of the Multimedia Research Center. He has published 12 books and over 100 papers presented at various international conferences. He has been involved in 28 research or international cooperation projects. Currently, Prof. Vasiu acts as president of the International Association for e-Science (IAFeS), which promotes internationally the use of ICT in science and technology.
Areas of interest
- Multimedia Technologies
- Digital image processing
- Audio-video compression
- E-learning systems and technologies
- Smart City