Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Technology University, Timisoara, Romania, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1992.
Civil engineer Industrial Building Company, Timisoara, 1985-1987. Researcher Building Research Institute, Bucharest, 1987-1991. Associate professor structural engineering Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, since 1997.
Fellow European Community Computational Mechanics, Nordic Association Computational Mechanics.
Married Ina Pacoste Calmanovici, April 4, 1991. Children: Maria, Alexandra, Laura.