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dr. O.V. Iftime

Associate Professor (Applied Mathematics)
dr. O.V. Iftime
Telephone:
+31 50 36 33485 (Office)
+31 50 36 37018 (Secretary)
E-mail:
o.v.iftime rug.nl

Affiliation

Associate Professor - Applied Mathematics

University of Groningen

Department of Economics, Econometrics and Finance 

PO Box 800, 9700 AV, Groningen.

 

Employments

  • 2018-present  Associate Professor 1, University of Groningen, Department of Economics, Econometrics and Finance 
  • 2012-2017 Associate Professor 2, University of Groningen, Department of Economics, Econometrics and Finance 
  • 2009-2012 Assistant Professor 1, University of Groningen, Department of Economics, Econometrics and Finance                             
  • 2005-2008 Assistant Professor 2, University of Groningen, Department of Econometrics and Operations                                  
  • 2004-2005 Lecturer (50%), University of Groningen, Department of Econometrics and Operations                                  
  • 2004-2005 Researcher (50%), Delft University of Technology, Delft Center for Systems and Control                                    
  • 2002-2004 Post Doc, University of Groningen, Institute for Mathematics and Computing Science
  • 1999-2002 PhD fellow, University of Twente, Faculty of Applied Mathematics, Systems and Control group 
  • 1998-1999 Research fellow, University of Twente, Faculty of Applied Mathematics, Systems and Control group 
  • 1999-2002 researcher/senior teaching assistant, University "Stefan cel Mare", Suceava 
  • 1999-2002 researcher/teaching assistant, University "Stefan cel Mare", Suceava
  • 1997(4 months) reporter for the newspaper "Evenimentul de Iasi"

Education

  • 1999-2002  Doctoral studies and PhD at University of Twente, Faculty of Applied Mathematics, Systems and Control group , Dissertation on "A J-Spectral Factorization Approach to H00 Control  Problems", defence date June 28th, 2002
  • 1998-1999 research fellow at University of Twente, Faculty of Applied Mathematics, Systems and Control group
  • 1997-1998 MSc of "Al. I. Cuza" Univ.,  Faculty of Mathematics,  Iasi, Romania (graduated with Highest Honors)
  • 1995-1998 "Al. I. Cuza" Univ.,  Faculty of Economics,  Iasi, Romania, BSc Management.
  • 1992-1997 "Al. I. Cuza" Univ.,  Faculty of Mathematics,  Iasi, Romania (graduated with Honors)
  • 1988-1992 National college "Nicu Gane", Falticeni, Romania (graduated with Highest Honors) 

Awards/scholarships/projects

  • 2015 NWO Grant 040.11.445
  • 2012 IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control - Outstanding Reviewer  
  • 2011-2017 Project 400120.2
  • 2011 NWO Grant 040.11.249
  • 2008-2011 Project 400120.1
  • 2010 NWO Grant 040.11.191
  • 2008-2010 Project 110310
  • 2008-2009 Project 691007
  • 2005  Automatica - Outstanding Reviewer  
  • 1999 (July-August) scholarship, Summer School in Mathematics, Cortona (Italy)
  • 1998 (July-August) scholarship, Summer School in Mathematics, Perugia (Italy)
  • 1998 (July) TEMPUS scholarship, International Summer School in Stochastic Analysis and its Applications, Iasi, Romania.
  • 1997 (July) TEMPUS scholarship, Bucharest (Romania)  
  • 1995 First Prize, National Mathematical Symposiums for BSc. students, Cluj-Napoca

  • 1994 Second Prize, Mathematical Symposiums for BSc. students, Iasi, Romania.

  • 1992-1997 Merit Scholarships, Al.I.Cuza University, Iasi, Romania.

     

 Computer skills and Languages

  • Knowledge of Matlab, Mapel, C++, Windows, Linux, SPSS
  • Native speaker in Romanian, fluent in English, intermediate level for Dutch, basic knowledge of French.

Leisure

Reading books, following the financial markets, playing basketball and tennis, solving math problems.

Last modified:19 February 2018 11.57 a.m.

Contact information

Duisenberg Building

Room:
5411-760
Telephone:
+31 50 36 33485 (Office)
+31 50 36 37018 (Secretary)