Faculty Address: G-ral Berthelot Street, 16, Iasi 700483, ROMANIA

Contact Email: stefan.negru at [infoiasi . ro]

Personal Website:

Research Interests

My research interests are focused around the fields Human–Computer Interaction, Semantic Web and Visual Analytics, and other fields like Affective Computing & Physical Computing. I am especially interested in:

DBLP Entries | ACM Entries | Google Scholar

Full list of articles, talks/lectures and other research related activities is available at: blankdots.com/research.


Publicly Available Resources

Project Ideas: ideasource.blankdots.com (inspiration for your B.Sc. or M.Sc.)

Student Projects: Student Projects Exhibition developed within Faculty of Computer Science - A. I. Cuza University


Personas Template: view template - download with microdatadownload with RDFa (HTML5 template)

Usability Test Plan Template: view template - download (HTML5 template)

Microdata Schema: Personas and Usability Testing extensions to schema.org Documentation and Examples.

PersonasOnto: in OWL format and Documentation made using LODE Live OWL Documentation Environment.

OntoViBe: OntoViBe website - ontology visualisation tools benchmark ontology.

Visual Notation for OWL: VOWL Visual Notation for Web Ontology Language.

Teaching Activity

Human-Computer Interaction Laboratory

M.Sc. Studies Software Engineering

HCI Spring 2014 | HCI Spring 2013 | HCI Spring 2012 | HCI Spring 2011


Client-side Web Application Development Laboratory

B.Sc. Studies Computer Science

CLIW Fall 2013 | CLIW Fall 2011


Web Technologies Laboratory

B.Sc. Studies Computer Science

TW Spring 2014


Computer Networks Laboratory

B.Sc. Studies Computer Science

CN Fall 2011

Event Activities

Program Committee Workshop Visualizations and User Interfaces for Ontologies and Linked Data VOILA 2015

Program Committee Conference RoCHI 2015

Program Committee Workshop International Workshop on Visualizations and User Interfaces for Knowledge Engineering and Linked Data Analytics (VISUAL2014)

Program Committee Conference RoCHI 2014

Program Committee I-Semantics 2013, for Posters/Demos/PhD Track

Reviewer for ICWE 2013, International Conference on Web Engineering

Organiser for ECODAM - Summer School - 18th - 23rd June 2012 Evolutionary Computing in Optimization and Data Mining Summer School.

Organiser for Design Jam Iasi - 3rd - 4th June 2011 Design Jams are one-or-two-day design sessions, during which people team up to solve engaging User Experience (UX) challenges.

Part of the Mozilla Labs Student Outreach initiative as teaching assistant 2011 - read wiki entry from Mozilla Labs.