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Professor at the Department of Computer Science
Research Interests
  • Computer Vision
  • Machine Learning
  • Formal Languages
  • Ambient Intelligence
  • Multi-Agent Systems
  • Computer Graphics
Teaching

Courses

  • Computer Graphics
  • Formal Languages and Automata

Applications

  • Machine Learning
  • Computer Graphics
  • Programming Languages
  • Data Structures
Degrees and Experience
Education
  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, University “Politehnica” of Bucharest, May 2007
  • Master in Computer Science, University “Politehnica” of Bucharest, June 1997
  • Engineer in Computer Science, University “Politehnica” of Bucharest, June 1996
Experience
  • 2010 – present – Postdoctoral researcher, University “Politehnica” of Bucharest
  • 2005 – present – Lecturer, University “Politehnica” of Bucharest
  • 2000 – 2005 – Teaching Assistant, University “Politehnica” of Bucharest
  • 1997 – 2000 – Junior Teaching Assistant, University “Politehnica” of Bucharest
Publications

2017

  • I. A. Awada, I. Mocanu, A. M. Florea, B. Cramariuc. Multimodal Interface for Elderly People, 21st Int. Conf. on Control Systems and Computer Science, Bucharest, Romania, IEEE, p. 536-541, 2017.
  • A. Codreanu, A.M. Florea, I. Mocanu. A home based health-care solution for older adults using Kinect. 18th International Symposium on Symbolic and Numeric Algorithms for Scientific Computing, Timisoara, Romania, IEEE, (in print), 2017.
  • I. A. Awada, I. Mocanu, S. Jecan, L. Rusu, A. M. Florea, O. Cramariuc, B. Cramariuc. Mobile@Old-an assistive platform for maintaining a healthy lifestyle for elderly people. IEEE Conference on E-Health and Bioengineering (EHB), Sinaia, Romania, IEEE, p. 591-594, 2017. DOI: 10.1109/EHB.2017.7995493
  • A. Kunnappilly, A. Sorici, I. A. Awada, I. Mocanu, C. Seceleanu, A. M. Florea. A Novel Integrated Architecture for Ambient Assisted Living Systems, 41st IEEE Computer Society International Conference on Computers, Software & Applications, Turin, Italy, IEEE, p.465-472, 2017. DOI: 10.1109/COMPSAC.2017.28
  • B. Cramariuc, I. Mocanu, L. Malicki, A. M. Florea. Barriers to Acceptance and Learning of ICT Technologies in an European Ambient Assisted Living Project. 9th International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies (EDULEARN), Barcelona, Spain, pp. 2372-2381, 2017.
  • I. A. Awada, I. Mocanu, L. Rusu, R. Arba, A.M. Florea, B. Cramariuc. Enhancing the Physical Activity of Older Adults Based on User Profiles. 16th RoEduNet Conference: Networking in Education and Research (RoEduNet), Targu Mures, Romania, IEEE, pp. 120-125, 2017.
  • I. A. Awada, I. Mocanu, A.M. Florea, A. Codreanu, M. Apostu. An Adaptive Multimodal Interface to Improve Elderly People’s Rehabilitation Exercises. 13th eLearning and Software for education Conference, 27-28 April 2017, Bucharest Romania, Vol. 2, p. 41-47, 2017.
  • I. Mocanu, O. A. Schipor, B. Cramariuc, L. Rusu. Mobile@Old: A Smart Home Platform for Enhancing the Elderly Mobility, Advances in Electrical and Computer Engineer, Issue 4/2017.
  • M. Chiperi, I. Mocanu, M. Trascau. Human tracking using multiple views – 40th International Conference on Telecommunications and Signal Processing, p. 670-673, 2017.
  • R. Taerel, I. Mocanu, O. Balan, A. Moldoveanu. Maintaining Healthy Lifestyle for Elderly People through Serious Games, 11th International Technology, Education and Development Conference, p. 6481-6488, 2017.
  • R. Taerel, I. Mocanu, O. Balan, A. Moldoveanu, A. Morar. Active Gaming to Promote Physical Activity for Elderly People, 9th Annual International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies, Barcelona, Spain, p. 1776-1781, 2017.
  • A. Moldoveanu, B. Taloi, O. Balan, I. Stanica, D. Flamaropol, M.I. Dascalu, F. Moldoveanu, I. Mocanu. Virtual Mini-Games. A Serious Learning Tool for Sensory Substitution Devices, 9th Annual International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies, Barcelona, Spain, p. 1761-1769, 2017.
  • D. A. Sitar-Taut, I. Mocanu, L. M. Stanca. The Student Design Behavior and Affective Skills to Favor Academic and Career Success, 9th Annual International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies, Barcelona, p. 4031-4037, 2017.
  • S. Jecan, R. Arba, L. Rusu, I. Mocanu. Personalized mHealth Monitoring for Elders Using MR@Old, 6th edition of the E-Health and Bioengineering Conference, Sinaia, Romania, p. 309-312, IEEE, 2017.
  • I. Mocanu, O. A. Schipor. A Serious Game for Improving Elderly Mobility Based on User Emotional State, 13th eLearning and Software for education Conference, Bucharest, Romania, Vol. 2, p. 487-494, 27-28 April 2017.
  • I. Mocanu. Image Retrieval by Shape Based on Contour Techniques – A Comparative Study, 4th International Symposium on Applied Computational Intelligence and Informatics, Timisoara, Romania, p. 219-223, ISBN: 978-1-4244-1234-1, May 2017.
  • I. Mocanu, B. Cramariuc, O. Balan, A. Moldoveanu. A Framework for Activity Recognition Through Deep Learning and Abnormality Detection in Daily Activities, International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing, p. 730-740, 2017.
  • A. F. Gavril, Mihai Trascau and I. Mocanu. Multimodal Interface for Ambient Assisted Living, 21st International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science, Bucharest, Romania, p. 223-230, IEEE, 2017.

2016

  • I.A. Codreanu, A.M. Florea, I. Mocanu. A Proposed Serious Game Architecture to Self-Management HealthCare for Older Adults, 17th International Symposium on Symbolic and Numeric Algorithms for Scientific Computing (SYNASC), Timisoara, Romania, September 21-24, IEEE, 2015, p. 437 – 440, Published 2016.
  • A. Sorici, I. Awada, A. Kunnappilly, I. Mocanu, O. Cramariuc, L. Malicki, C. Seceleanu, A. M. Florea. CAMI-An Integrated Architecture Solution for Improving Quality of Life of the Elderly. 3rd EAI International Conference on IoT Technologies for HealthCare (Healthy IoT), Västerås, Sweden, Springer, Cham, p.141-144, 2016.
  • I. Mocanu, L. Rusu, R. Arba, C. Marian. A Kinect Based Adaptive Exergame, 12th International Conference on Intelligent Computer Communication and Processing, p. 117-124, 2016.
  • O. Schipor, I. Mocanu. Making E-Mobility Suitable for Elderly People. 12th eLearning and Software for education Conference, Bucharest, Romania, Vol. 1, p. 283-288, 21-22 April 2016.
  • L. Rusu, I. Mocanu, S. Jecan, D. A. Sitar-Taut. Monitoring Adaptive Exergame for Seniors, Journal of Information Systems & Operations Management, Vol. 10, Nr. 2, p. 336-344, 2016.

2015

  • M. Chiperi, M. Trascau, I. Mocanu, A.M. Florea. Data Fusion in a Multi Agent System for Person Detection and Tracking in an Intelligent Room. 8th International Symposium on Intelligent Distributed Computing – IDC’2014, Springer, Vol. 570, ISBN 978-3-319-10421-8, p. 385-394, Published 2015.
  • A. Nicolaescu, I. Mocanu. Touch-Based Gesture Recognition for Human-Based Interfaces, 20th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science, p. 743-748, ISBN: 978-1-4799-1779-2, 2015.
  • A. M. Petroniu, M. Trascau, I. Mocanu. Object Recognition with Kinect Sensor, 20th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science, p. 385-392, ISBN: 978-1-4799-1779-2, 2015.
  • I. Mocanu, L. Rusu, D. A. Sitar-Taut. Business Process Analysis for MOBILE@OLD, 9th International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Agents, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, p. 65-72, ISBN: 978-989-8533-39-5, 22-24 July 2015.
  • C. Carapencea, I. Mocanu. Real-Time Gaze Tracking with a Single Camera, Journal of Information Systems & Operations Management, Vol. 9, Nr. 1, p. 37-49, 2015.
  • C. Mocanu, I. Mocanu. Human Body Posture Recognition using a Kinect sensor – Journal of Information Systems & Operations Management, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p. 1-16, ISSN: 1843-4711, 2015.

2014

  • I. Mocanu, L. Negreanu, A. M. Florea. Agents- Modeling under Fairness Assumptions in Event-B. 7th International Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems Technology and Semantics (MASTS 2013) in conjuncion with 7th International Symposium on Intelligent Distributed Computing (IDC2013), Springer, Vol. 511, p. 301-307, Praga, Cehia, Published 2014.
  • M. Puica, I. Mocanu, A. M. Florea – Agent-based System for Affective Intelligent Environment. 7th International Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems Technology and Semantics (MASTS 2013) in conjuncion with 7th International Symposium on Intelligent Distributed Computing (IDC2013), Praga, Cehia, Vol. 511, p. 335-342, 2014.
  • C. Munteanu, S. Caramihai, I. Mocanu, S. Mocanu, M. Vacher, F. Portet, P. Chahuara. Indoor Personal Monitoring, Supervising and Assistance Sweet-Home and AmiHomeCare Case Studies. Journal of Control Engineering and Applied Informatics, Vol. 16, No. 1, p. 50-61, ISSN 1454-8658, IF: 0.202, 2014.
  • I. Mocanu, A. Bejgu. Facial Emotion Recognition using Kinect, Journal of Information Systems & Operations Management, Vol. 8, Issue 2, p. 333-343, ISSN: 1843-4711, 2014.
  • I. Mocanu, I. Curt. Object Localization using Kinect, Journal of Information Systems & Operations Management, Vol. 8, Issue 1, p. 61-76, ISSN: 1843-4711, BDI, 2014.

2013

  • L. Negreanu, I. Mocanu, A. M. Florea. Formal Specification and Verification of Concurrent Agents in Event-B. 19th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science, 29-31 May 2013, Bucharest, Romania, IEEE, p.155-161. 2013.
  • I. Mocanu, L. Negreanu, A. M. Florea. A Multi-Agent System for Service Acquiring in Smart Environments. 6th International Symposium on Intelligent Distributed Computing – IDC 2012, Calabria, Italia, Springer Vol. 446, p. 297-306, 2013.
  • M. Dragan, I. Mocanu. Human Activity Recognition in Smart Environments, 19th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science, Bucharest, Romania, p. 495-502, ISBN: 978-0-7695-4980-4, 29-31 May 2013.
  • I. Mocanu, T. Cristea. Hand Gestures Recognition using Time Delay Networks, Journal of Information Systems & Operations Management, Vol. 7, Issue 2, p. 272-279, ISSN: 1843-4711, 2013.
  • E. Haller, G. Scarlat, I. Mocanu, M. Trascau. Human Activity Recognition Based on Multiple Kinects, Evaluating AAL Systems Through Competitive Benchmarking, p. 48-59, Editors: J. A. Botía, J. A. Álvarez-García, K. Fujinami, P. Barsocchi, T. Riedel, ISBN: 978-3-642-41042-0 (Print) 978-3-642-41043-7 (Online), 2013.

2012

  • I. Mocanu, A. M. Florea. A multi-agent supervising system for smart environments. The 2nd International Conference on Web Intelligence, Mining and Semantics, Craiova, Romania, p.485-488, 13-15 June, 2012.
  • I. Mocanu, S. Anton, A. M. Florea. Human Pose Recognition and Pattern Discovery. Fostering Innovation in Healthcare Services, Brasov, Romania, p.131-136, 14-15 March 2012.
  • I. Mocanu, E. Kalisz. Anticipatory versus Traditional Genetic Algorithms, Journal of Information Systems & Operations Management, Vol. 6, Issue 2, p. 278 – 290, ISSN: 1843-4711, December 2012.
  • L. Negreanu, I. Mocanu. Formal Verification of Service Requests in a Multi-Agent System Using Event-B Method, 8th Workshop on Knowledge Engineering and Software Engineering, ECAI Conference, Montpellier, France, p. 62-65, 27-31 August, 2012.
  • S. Anton, I. Mocanu, F. Anton, T. Borangiu, M. Ceccarelli. Gesture Recognition for Robot Assistance in Ambient Assisted Living Environments, 21th International Workshop on Robotics in Alpe-Adria-Danube Region, Napoli, Italy, p. 223-228, 10-13 September 2012. Best Paper Research Award.

2011

  • Stefan Mocanu, Irina Mocanu, Silvia Anton, Calin Munteanu . AmIHomCare: AAL system for elderly and disabled people indoor assistance. Journal of Computers and Communications, Vol. 5, Nr. 2, 2011, 93-100.
  • Irina Mocanu, Adina Magda Florea. A Model for Activity Recognition and Emergency Detection in Smart Environments. AMBIENT 2011: The First International Conference on Ambient Computing, Applications, Services and Technologies, Barcelona, Spania, 23-29 Octombrie, 2011, 13-19.
  • Irina Mocanu, Adina Magda Florea. A Multi-agent System for Human Activity Recognition in Smart Environments. Intelligent Distributed Computing V, Vol. 382, Springer-Verlag, Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Intelligent Distributed Computing, Delft, Olanda, 5-7 Octombrie 2011, 291-301.
  • Stefan Mocanu, Irina Mocanu, Silvia Anton, Calin Munteanu. AmIHomCare: A Complex Ambient Intelligent System for Home Medical Assistance. 10th WSEAS International Conference on Applied Computer and Applied Computational Science (ACACOS, 11), Venetia, Italia, 8-10 Martie 2011, 181-186.
  • Stefan Mocanu, Irina Mocanu, Silvia Anton, Calin Munteanu. Complex home environment for elderly or disabled persons medical assistance. The 18th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science, Bucuresti, Romania, 24-27 Mai, 2011, 922-928.
  • Irina Mocanu. Human Position Modelling by Grammars. The 18th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science, Bucuresti, Romania, 24-27 Mai, 2011, 658-662.

2010

  • I. Mocanu. From Content-Based Image Retrieval by Shape to Image Annotation. Advances in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Vol. 10, No. 4, p. 49-56, ISSN: 1582-7445, DOI: 10.4316/AECE.2010.04008, IF: 0552, 2010.
  • I. Mocanu, E. Kalisz, L. Negreanu. Genetic Algorithms Viewed as Anticipatory Systems, AIP Conference, Computing Anticipatory Systems, Vol. 1303, ISBN: 978-0-7354-0858-6, Editor: D. M. Dubois, HEC Management School-University of Liege, Vol. 1303, p. 207-215, ISSN 0094-243X, ISBN: 978-0-7354-0858-6, 2010. Best Paper Award for the Symposium on Soft Computing, Natural and Artificial Intelligence, Consciousness, and Language.
  • I. Mocanu, L. Negreanu. A Model Representation for Image Content, 21st International DAAAM Symposium, Zadar, Croatia, p. 659-660, ISSN 1726-9679, ISBN 978-3-901509-73-5, 20-23rd October 2010.

2009

  • I. Mocanu, L. Negreanu, E. Kalisz. Genetic Algoritms Viewed as Anticipatory Systems. Proc. of CASYS’09, the 9th International Conference on Computing Anticipatory Systems, American Institute of Physics (AIP) Conference Proceedings, HEC-ULg, Liège, Belgia, 3-8 August 2009
  • I. Mocanu, L. Negreanu. Image Retrieval Queries in Description Logics, 20th International DAAAM Symposium, Vienna, Austria, Vol. 20, p. 333-335, ISSN: 1726-9679, ISBN: 978-3-901509-70-4, 25-28 November 2009.
  • I. Mocanu. Image Retreival Based on Color and Shape, 20th International DAAAM Symposium, Vienna, Austria, Vol. 20, p. 1659-1661, ISSN: 1726-9679, ISBN: 978-3-901509-70-4, 25-28 November 2009.
  • L. Negreanu, I. Mocanu. Contract Checking using Z Specifications, 20th International DAAAM Symposium, Vienna, Austria, Vol. 20, p. 301-303, ISSN: 1726-9679, ISBN: 978-3-901509-70-4, 25-28 November 2009.
  • I. Mocanu, L. Negreanu. Semantic Image Analysis. Proc of CSCS17, 17th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science, 26-29 May, 2009, Bucharest, Vol. 1, p.141-146.

2008

  • I. Mocanu. An Introduction to CUDA Programming, Journal of Information Systems & Operation Management, Vol. 2, No. 2, p. 495-506, ISSN: 1843-4711, 2008.

2007

  • I.G. Mocanu, E. Kalisz. Image Retrieval by Content as an Anticipatory System. International Journal of Computing Anticipatory Systems (IJCAS), 2007.

2006

  • I. Mocanu. An Indexing Scheme for Content-Based Retrieval of Images by Shape, University Politehnica of Bucharest Scientific Bullentin, Series C, Vol. 68, No. 1, p. 25-34, 2006.

2002

  • P. Bigioi, G. Susanu, P. Corcoran, I. Mocanu. Digital Camera Connectivity Solutions using the Picture Transfer Protocol (PTP), IEEE Transactions on Consumer Electronics, Vol. 48, No. 3, p. 417-427, ISSN: 0098-3063, DOI: 10.1109/TCE.2002.1037023, IF: 1.087, August 2002.

2014

  • C. Ilas, I. Mocanu, M. Ilas. Advances in Environment Sensing and Perception Technologies and Algorithms for Autonomous Ground Vehicles. Chapter in Electrical and Hybrid Vehicles: Advanced Systems, Automotive Technologies, and Environmental and Social Implications. N. Bizon, L. Dascalescu, N. M. Tabatabaei). Nova Science Publishers INC., p. 113-146, 2014.

2012

  • I. Mocanu, E. Kalisz. Structuri de Date. Variante de Implementare in C, Editura Universitara, cod CNCSIS 180, ISBN 978-606-591-397-4, 133 pagini, 2012.
  • I. Mocanu, S. Anton, C. Munteanu, S. Mocanu. Advances in Engineering: from Theory to Application – Capitol AmiHomCare: Ambient Intelligent System for Home Medical Assistance. Ed. Politehnica PRESS, Edited by E. Andronescu, C. Burileanu, cod CNCSIS 19, ISBN 978-606-515-381-3, 492 pagini, 2012.

2006

  • Irina Mocanu – Optimization Algorithms in Multimedia Databases, Ph.D. Thesis, 2006.

2004

  • F. Moldoveanu, M. D. Zaharia, Z. Racovita, I. Mocanu, C. Tudose. Grafica 3D in OpenGL, Editura Printech, cod CNCSIS 54, ISBN 973-652-423-X, 154 pagini, 2004.
  • F. Moldoveanu, I. Mocanu, A. Moldoveanu, M. D. Zaharia, C. Tudose, D. Dobrota. Programarea Aplicatiilor Grafice in Java., Editura Printech, cod CNCSIS 54, ISBN 973-652-421-3, 144 pagini, 2004.

Last updated April 2012