Master of Science in applied electronics, Politehnic Institute Traian Vuia, Timisoara, Romania, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in automatic control systems, Politehnica University of Timisoara, Timisoara, Romania, 1999. Specialist in Digital Control of Industrial Processes, Politehnic Institute Traian Vuia, Timisoara, Romania, 1989.
Specialist in Automatic Testing, SEKAS GmbH, Germany, 1995.
R&d team leader in electronic equipments Electrotimis Company, Timisoara, Romania, 1977—1984. Assistant professor Politehnic Institute, 1984—1991. Lecturer Politehnica University of Timisoara, 1991—2000, associate professor, 2000—2004.
Member of board of manager Timteh Electronics srl Company, since 1993. Full professor Politehnica University of Timisoara, since 2004, doctoral supervisor in automation, since 2005. Member of editorial board of science bulletin, translations on automation and computers Politehnica University of Timisoara, Timisoara, Romania, since 2002.
Expert evaluator National University Research Council (National Council for Scientific Research in Higher Education), Bucharest, Romania, since 2004, member group of expert of commission engineering science, Romania, since 2006. Visiting professor Kalboog University, Denmark, 2007. University Bologua, Italy, 08.
Associate editor World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society transactions on Power Systems, since 2006. Lieutenant Telecommunication, 1977-1978, Romania.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ), Mechatronic Systems, Robotics and Automation Society, Indiana Appl Society, General Association of the Engineers in Romania, Romanian Society of Control Engineering and Technology Informatics, International Federation of Automatic Control (The International Federation of Automatic Control) (technical committee).
Married Mihaela Luminita Costin, June 22, 1978. Children: Viviana Ruxandra, Codrin Razvan.