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engineering educator

Voicu Brabie, Romanian engineering educator. Achievements include research in thermodynamics, heat and mass transport phenomena. Named Distinguished lecturer, Ministry Education, 1983; recipient Aurel Vlaicu prize, Romanian Academy of Sciences, 1990.

Background

Brabie, Voicu was born on October 22, 1942 in Giuvarasti, Olt, Romania. Son of Ion and Irina Brabie.

Education

Master in Metallurgical Engineering, Politehnica, Bucharest, Romania, 1965. Doctor of Science, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1976.

Career

Researcher Electroputere, Craiova, Romania, 1965-1968, Research Metallurgical Institute, Bucharest, 1968-1970. Assistant professor Politehnica, 1970-1972, associate professor, 1976-1990, professor, since 1990, vice dean materials science and engineering, 1982-1989, dean materials science and engineering, 1990, vice rector, 1990-1992. Researcher Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1972-1976, associate professor, 1991-1996.

Professor The Swedish School Mining and Metallurgical, Filipstad, Sweden, 1996-2004, professor Dalarna University, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in thermodynamics, heat and mass transport phenomena.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Walking, reading, sports.

Connections

Married Cecilia Rodica Mitrofan, October 21, 1967. Children: Liviu Catalin, Dan Cristian.

father:
Ion Brabie

mother:
Irina Brabie

spouse:
Cecilia Rodica Mitrofan

children:
Liviu Catalin Brabie

Dan Cristian Brabie