Profile of Sabin-Corneliu Buraga


My full name is Sabin-Corneliu Buraga and I am an Associate Professor at The Faculty of Computer Science, "Alexandru Ioan Cuza" University of Iasi, Romania.

Education and Research

I achieved the title of Doctor in Information Sciences (Cum Laude) at "A.I.Cuza" University of Iasi in 2004 – title of thesis: Multimedia Object Manipulation Techniques on Internet".

Also, in 2005 I received "Gheorghe Cartianu" Award of the Romanian Academy for outstanding scientific contributions published in 2003.

Currently, some of my fields of interest and experience domains are:

Also, I have background knowledge regarding Distributed Computing – Internet Technologies, Agent-based Computing, Mobility, Cluster, Grid and Cloud Computing, Peer-to-Peer Systems and others.

My papers are published in the proceedings of different international and national conferences or in special issues of international publications (e.g., IEEE Press, Springer, AAAI Press, IOS Press, Elsevier Science, and others).

Over the years, I served as a member of the program committees or/and organizing committees of different (inter)national scientific events and summer schools.

I wrote and edited several books. Since 2002, I am the editor of the Web series of books published by the Polirom Publishing House. Also, I am a co-founder member and supervisor of a young interest group on Web technologies – WebGroup –, founded in March 2000 at the Faculty of Computer Science.

Teaching and Student Mentoring Activities

My recent teaching activity consists of Web Technologies, Web Application Development (former Semantic Web), and Human-Computer Interaction disciplines. Also, I delivered lectures within the Computer Science Doctoral School of "A.I.Cuza" University of Iasi and other several events.

I was a mentor of the Sytech student team awarded with 1st prize at Imagine Cup 2009 – Software Design section. Also, I supervised the AVe team – placed in the first 10 teams at Imagine Cup 2012 – Game Design section. During the years, I was involved in organizing, leading and judging different student competitions and challenges – a few examples: Mozilla Labs Concept Series: Student Outreach, Summer <Web/>, InfoEducatie, FII Competition.

Academic Management

I had a rich activity concerning the academic management:

Additionally, I initiated and/or mentained various relations between academia and IT industry and organizations.

Personal Activities

My hobbies are multiple. I only mention the artistic ones: literature, modern painters, and music – I am writing literature and I am painting myself – using exclusively the computer. I am a composer of electronic music, too.

For more details, please read my Curriculum Vitae.

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