Dana Petcu

Dana Petcu


Dana Petcu (Mrs., PhD) is Professor at Computer Science Department and vice-rector responsible with international relationships at West University of Timisoara, scientific manager of its supercomputing center, and CEO of the research spin-off Institute e-Austria Timisoara. Her interest in distributed and parallel computing is reflected in more than two hundred papers about Cloud, Grid, Cluster or HPC computing. She is and was involved in several projects funded by European Commission and other research funding agencies, as coordinator, scientific coordinator, or local team leader. She is chief editor of the open-access journal Scalable Computing: Practice and Experience.

Distributed & Parallel Computing Scientific Computing & Simulation

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Professor in Computer Science

West University of Timisoara
October 1990
Computer Science
Teaching Parallel/Distributed Computing Project manager Senior researcher Scientific coordinator of the university HPC Center Vice-rector with international relationships

Senior researcher

Institute e-Austria Timisoara
October 2002
Director of the research institute Project manager

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