Graduate in Atmospheric Sciences and Earth Physics, University Bucharest, Romania, 1977. Graduate in Programming, Central Institute of Informatics, Bucharest, Romania, 1980. Graduate in Remote Sensing, Methods and Applications, University Pierre et Marie Curie and National School of Geography, Paris, 1993.
Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University Bucharest, Romania, 1998.
Researcher National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology, Bucharest, Romania, 1981—1989. National representative International Commission on Remote Sensing of International Association of Hydrological Sciences, Paris, since 1983. Senior researcher 1st degree National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology, Bucharest, Romania, since 1998.
Associate expert World Meteorological Organization, Commission for Hydrology, Geneve, Switzerland, since 1998. Head of remote sensing and geographic information system or geographical information science laboratory National Institute of Meteorology, Bucharest, Romania, since 2002. Associate professor faculty geography University Bucharest, Romania, since 1994, associate professor faculty land reclamation, Romania, since 2000.
Project director North Atlantic Treaty Organization Science for Peace Programme, Brussels, since 2002.
Member of International Association of Hydrological Sciences (international commission on remote sensing), Romanian Academy (Romanian committee remote sensing), Romanian Association of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Romanian Meteorological Society (licentiate).
Married Viorica Nastase, November 30, 1979. 1 child Andrei Octavian.