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Researcher at the Department of Computer Science
Research Interests
  • Multimodal Interfaces
  • Ambient Intelligence
  • Semantic-Based Systems
  • E-learning and E-content
Degrees and Experience
Education
  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, University “Politehnica” of Bucharest, 2019
  • Master of Engineer in Computer Science, Multimedia, Systems & Networks, Antonine University, 2011
Experience
  • 2019 – present – Researcher at University “Politehnica” of Bucharest
  • 2014 – 2019 – Assistant Researcher at University “Politehnica” of Bucharest
  • 2013 – 2014 – E-learning developer at Education Research Center in Beirut, Lebanon
  • 2011 – 2013 – Software and Web Developer as Freelancer
Publications

2021

  • I.A. Awada, I. Mocanu. An e-Learning Platform Adapted to the Online Learning System. In: Proceedings of the 15th Annual International Technology, Education and Development Conference (INTED), Valencia, Spain, ISSN: 2340-1079, 2021.

2020

  • I.A. Awada, I. Mocanu, O. Cramariuc. An e-Learning Platform That Supports Personalized Learning And Multimodal Interactions. Proceedings of the 14th Annual International Technology, Education and Development Conference (INTED), Valencia, Spain, pp. 8828-8836, DOI: 10.21125/inted.2020.2405, ISSN: 2340-1079, 2020.
  • I.A. Awada, I. Mocanu. A Platform to Promote a more Active Lifestyle Between Students. Proceedings of the 16th eLearning & Software for Education Conference (eLSE), Bucharest, Romania, Vol. 3, pp. 355-362, DOI: 10.12753/2066-026X-20-217, 2020.
  • B. Hoteit, A. Abdallah, A. Faour, I.A. Awada, A. Sorici, A.M. Florea. AI Planning and Reasoning for a Social Assistive Robot. Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Cognition and Exploratory Learning in Digital Age (CELDA), Lisbon, Portugal, pp. 141-148, ISBN: 978-989-8704-22-1, 2020.
  • A.S. Ghita, A.F. Gavril, M. Nan, B. Hoteit, I.A. Awada, A. Sorici, I. Mocanu, A.M. Florea. The AMIRO Social Robotics Framework: Deployment and Evaluation on the Pepper Robot. Special Issue “Human-Robot Interaction and Sensors for Social Robotics”, SENSORS Journal, Vol. 20, Iss. 24, 7271, DOI: 10.3390/s20247271, ISSN: 1424-8220, 2020.

2018

  • I. A. Awada, O. Cramariuc, I. Mocanu, C. Seceleanu, A. Kunnappilly, A. M. Florea. An End-User Perspective on the CAMI Ambient and Assisted Living Project. The 12th Annual International Technology, Education and Development Conference (INTED), Valencia, Spain, pp. 6776-6785, DOI: 10.21125/INTED.2018.1596, ISSN: 2340-1079, pp.6776-6785, 2018.
  • I. A. Awada, I. Mocanu, A. M. Florea. Exploiting Multimodal Interfaces in eLearning Systems. The 14th eLearning & Software for Education Conference (eLSE), Bucharest, Romania, Vol. 2, pp. 174-181, DOI: 10.12753/2066-026X-18-094, 2018.
  • I. A. Awada, I. Mocanu, D. I. Nastac, D. Benta, S. Radu. Adaptive User Interface for Healthcare Application for People with Dementia, 17th RoEduNet Conference: Networking in Education and Research (RoEduNet), Cluj-Napoca, Romania, pp. 96-100, DOI: 10.1109/ROEDUNET.2018.8514150, ISSN: 2247-5443, IEEE, 2018.

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, DOI: 10.1109/CSCS.2017.82, 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, DOI: 10.1109/EHB.2017.7995493,2017.
  • 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, DOI: 10.1109/COMPSAC.2017.28, 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, p. 120-125, DOI: 10.1109/ROEDUNET.2017.8123749, 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, DOI: 10.12753/2066-026X-17-092, 2017.

2016

  • A. Sorici, I. A. 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, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-51234-1_23, 2016.

2020

  • I.A. Awada, I. Mocanu, A. Sorici, A.M. Florea. An Integrated System for Improved Assisted Living of Elderly People. H. Costin, B. Schuller, A.M. Florea (eds) Recent Advances in Intelligent Assistive Technologies: Paradigms and Applications, Intelligent Systems Reference Library Vol. 170, pp. 111-141, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-30817-9_5, ISBN: 978-3-030-30817-9, Springer, 2020.

2019

  • Imad Alex Awada – Multimodal Interfaces for Active and Assisted Living Systems, Ph.D. Thesis, 2019.

Last updated March 2021