Scientific publications

  1. Pirvu B.C., Zamfirescu C.B.– Smart factory in the context of 4th industrial revolution: challenges and opportunities for Romania – 5th International Conference on Modern Technologies in Industrial Engineering (ModTech), Sibiu, Romania, p. 1-10, 2017. WOS:000409221600094, IDS Number: BI2II. IDB: ISI Proceedings.
  2. Pușcașu S., Petruse R., Pascu, Ioan Bondrea, Study Regarding the Geometrical Deviations For 3d Printed Functional Parts - 35th Danubia-Adria Symposium on Advances in Experimental Mechanics, Sinaia, p. 183-184, 2018.
  3. Petruse R., Pușcașu S., Pascu, Ioan Bondrea, Key Factors Towards A High Quality Additive Manufacturing Process - 35th Danubia-Adria Symposium on Advances in Experimental Mechanics, Sinaia, p. 185-186, 2018.
  4. Neghina M., C.B. Zamfirescu, P. G. Larsen, K. Lausdahl, K. Pierce, Multi-Paradigm Discrete-Event Modelling and Co-simulation of Cyber-Physical Systems, Studies in Informatics and Control, 27(1) 33-42, March 2018
  5. Teodor, G. (2018). A Review of Recent Reference Architectures for Cyber-Physical Systems, in the Industry 4.0 Era, ACTA Universitatis Cibiniensis, 70(1), 7-14. doi:
  6. Stanciu, S., Petruse, R., & Pîrvu, B. (2018). Development Overview of a Smart Customizable Product, ACTA Universitatis Cibiniensis, 70(1), 36-42. doi:
  7. Pămărac, R., & Petruse, R. (2018). Study Regarding the Optimal Milling Parameters for Finishing 3D Printed Parts from ABS and PLA Materials, ACTA Universitatis Cibiniensis, 70(1), 66-72. doi:
  8. Matei, A., Butean, A. Creating enhanced interfaces for cyber-physical-social systems: the remote drone control experiment. Revista Romana de Interactiune Om-Calculator 11(2), 109-126, 2018.
  9. Butean, A., Florea, A., Olescu, M.L., & Țocu, N.A. – Improving training methods for industry workers though AI assisted multi-stage virtual reality simulations – 15th International Scientific Conference "eLearning and Software for Education", Bucharest, Romania , p. 61-67, vol. 1, 2019. DOI: 10.12753/2066-026X-19-007 Link:
  10. Radu Emanuil Petruse, Samuel Puşcaşu, Adrian Pascu, Ioan Bondrea, Key factors towards a high-quality additive manufacturing process with ABS material, Materials Today: Proceedings, Volume 12, Part 2, 2019, Pages 358-366, ISSN 2214-7853, Link:
  11. Tichindelean, A.-I., Cruceat, A.-M., Butean, A., Ghetiu, T., Cioca, G. Guided ECG sensor placement using a RGB-D camera. Revista Romana de Interactiune Om-Calculator 11(3), 205-218, 2018. Link:
  12. Țocu, A., Beldiman, I., Cruceat, A., & Butean, A. (2019). Tool selection: learning pick-and-place operations using smartphone AR technology. In 15th International Conference on Mobile Learning (ML 2019) (pp. 141-146). Utretch, The Netherlands Link:
  13. Pușcașu, S.. Contactless power transfer application for devices identification, MATEC Web Conf., 290 (2019) 01017, DOI: 
  14. Neghina, M., Zamfirescu, CB. & Pierce, Early-stage analysis of cyber-physical production systems through collaborative modelling, Software and Systems Modeling (SoSyM), 2019,
  15. Cruceat, A.-M., Matei, A., Pîrvu, B.-C., Butean, A. Extracting human features to enhance the user experience on a training station for manual operations. International Journal of User-System Interaction 12(1), 54-66, 2019.
  16. Cruceat, A.-M., Butean, A. Assistive tools for People with Cerebral Palsy - An Eye Tracker Calibration for Vision and Focus Training. 21st International Symposium on Symbolic and Numeric Algorithms for Scientific Computing (2019)
  17. Circa D., Matei A., Butean A., An exploratory object manipulation experiment using the core features of Hololens: A virtual library of augmented reality objects, RoCHI 2019
  18. Ćuković S., Luković V., Taylor W. R., Birkfellner W., Petruse R. E., Filipović N., Correlation of Vertebral Absolute Axial Rotations in CAD 3D Models of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Non-invasively Diagnosed, IEEE-BIBE 2019!/home
  19. Cofaru N., Cofaru I.I., Petruse R. E., Rackov M., Blagojevic M. and Marjanovic N, Parametrised Design of a Cutting Device Used for High Tibial Osteotomy, MTeM 2019
  20.  N F Cofaru , I I Cofaru , V Marjanović , N Marjanović, Mirko Blagojević and R E Petruse, CAD modelling of the closing HIGH TIBIAL OSTEOTHOMY, IRMES 2019
  21. Zamfirescu, CB., Neghina, M., Collaborative development of a CPS-based productionsystem, Procedia Computer Science, Volume 162, 2019, pp. 579 586, ISSN 1877-0509, ( Acesta este publicată într-un jurnal indexat ISI.
  22. Iamadi-Gido L.-D., Neghina, M., Determination of the Number of Objects through Weight and Image Processing, ACTA Universitatis Cibiniensis Technical Series, Vol 71/2019 (pp. 30-37), ISSN 2668-6449, (
  23. Petruse R.E., Bondrea I., Nicolae C., Main Requirements of a Cyber Physical Production System Demonstrator, ACTA Universitatis Cibiniensis Technical Series Vol 71/2019 (pp. 76-80), ISSN 2668-6449, 0015. ( view/journals/aucts/71/1/article-p76.xml)
  24. Petruse, R.E., Cofaru N.F., Cofaru I.L., Customizable Patient-Specific Cutting Guide for High Tibial Osteotomy, ACTA Universitatis Cibiniensis Technical Series Vol 71/2019 (pp. 49-54), ISSN 2668-6449, (
  25.  Turcu, A.M., Construirea profilelor de utilizator pentru sisteme adaptive socio-fizico-cibernetice, Editura Universității “Lucian Blaga” Sibiu, Sibiu 2019, ISBN 978-606-12-1735-9 1
  26. Matei, A., Dynamic Hand Gesture Recognition using Neural Networks, Editura Universității “Lucian Blaga” Sibiu, Sibiu 2019, ISBN 978-606-12-1733-5 1
  27. Țocu, N.A., Tehnici de manipulare a obiectelor în Realitate Virtuală, EdituraUniversității “Lucian Blaga” Sibiu, Sibiu 2019, ISBN 978-606-12-1734-2 1
  28. Olescu, M., Human Data Processing for Industry related Trainings, Editura Universității “Lucian Blaga” Sibiu, Sibiu 2019, ISBN 978-606-12-1736-6
  29. Pirvu, B.C., Conceptual overview of an anthropocentric  training  station for manual operations in production, Balkan Region Conference on Engineering and Business Education 2019, Volume 1: Issue 1 (pp. 362 - 368),, DOI: 
  30. Puscasu S., Voju R.A., Matei A., Zamfirescu B.C. Architectural Issues in Implementing a Distributed Control System for an Industry 4.0 Prototype. 15th International Conference on DEVELOPMENT AND APPLICATION SYSTEMS, Suceava, Romania, May 21-23, 2020
  31. Gellert, A., Zamfirescu, C.B.,  Using Two-Level Context-Based Predictors for Assembly Assistance in Smart Factories, 8th International Conference on Computers Communications and Control, Oradea, May 2020
  32. Neghină M., Vințan L., Apparent Front Ranking: A Novel Population Ranking Method For Genetic Multi-objective Algorithms, Proceedings of the Romanian Academy Series A, 2020. Acesta este publicată într-un jurnal indexat ISI.
  33. Arpad Gellert, Constantin-Bala Zamfirescu, Assembly support systems using Markov predictors in smart factories, 20th Open Conference of the IFIP WG 8.3 on Decision Support, Wrocław, Poland, Published in Journal of Decision Systems, June 2020. DOI: 10.1080/12460125.2020.1788798
  34. N.A. Tocu, A. Gellert, I.R. Stefan, T.M. Nitescu, G.A. Luca (2020) THE IMPACT OF VIRTUAL REALITY SIMULATORS IN MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY, EDULEARN20 Proceedings, pp. 3084-3093. doi:
  35. Pogan, L; Popa, R I A THEORETICAL AND PRACTICAL COMPREHENSIVE FRAMEWORK FOR ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND SOCIO-PSYCHOLOGICAL CHALLENGES Bulletin of the Transilvania University of Brasov. Series VII, Social Sciences and Law; Brasov Vol. 13, Iss. 1,  (2020): 33-40. DOI:10.31926/but.ssl.2020.
  36. Precup, Ș.A., Metode de inteligență artificială în modelarea procesului de asamblare asistată a produselor, Editura Universității „Lucian Blaga” din Sibiu, Sibiu 2020, ISBN 978-606-12-1769-4
  37. Govoreanu, V.C., Recunoașterea de emoții din vorbire, Editura Universității „Lucian Blaga” din Sibiu, Sibiu 2020, ISBN 978-606-12-1770-0
  38. Circa, D., Configurarea automată a unei stații de antrenare industrială adaptivă, Editura Universității „Lucian Blaga” din Sibiu, Sibiu 2020, ISBN 978-606-12-1771-7
  39. Gellert, A.,Precup Ș.A., Pîrvu B.C., Zamfirescu C.B., Prediction-Based Assembly Assistance System, 25th International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation, Vienna, Austria, September 2020
  40. Țocu, N.A., Digital Twin, Editura Universității „Lucian Blaga” din Sibiu, Sibiu 2020, ISBN 978-606-12-1778-6.
  41. Govoreanu V., Neghina M., Speech Emotion Recognition based on ANN for Industry Manufacturing using time-stretching in the Preprocessing Phase, 2020 IEEE 16th International Conference on Intelligent Computer Communication and Processing.
  42. Saša Ćuković, Radu Emanuil Petruse, Lea Buchweitz, Gerrit Meixner: „Supporting Diagnosis and Treatment of Scoliosis: Using Augmented Reality to Calculate 3D Spine Models in Real-Time – ARScoliosis”, Proceedings of the 2020 IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM 2020), pp. 1926-1931, December 16-19, 2020. Seoul, South Korea, ISBN: 978-1-7281-6215-7.
  43. Pogan L. D., Popa R.-I, Living in a smart world. A study over employees' perceptions on the usage of intelligent devices, Revista Universitară de Sociologie. Year XVI, no.2/2020.
  44. Zamfirescu, B-C. (coord.), Studii de analiză a arhitecturilor, metodelor şi tehnicilor de implementare a celei de-a patra revoluţii tehnologice, Editura Universității „Lucian Blaga” din Sibiu, Sibiu 2021, ISBN 978-606-12-1847-9.
  45. Zamfirescu, B-C. (coord.), Ingineria sistemelor socio-fizico-cibernetice în sisteme de producţie, Editura Universității „Lucian Blaga” din Sibiu, Sibiu 2021, ISBN 978-606-12-1848-6.
  46. Gellert A, Precup S-A, Pirvu B-C, Fiore U, Zamfirescu C-B, Palmieri F. An Empirical Evaluation of Prediction by Partial Matching in Assembly Assistance Systems. Applied Sciences. 2021; 11(7):3278.
  47. Sorostinean R, Gellert A, Pîrvu B-C, Assembly Assistance System with Decision Trees and Ensemble Learning,Sensors 2021, 21(11), 3580;
  48. Matei A., Ţocu NA., Zamfirescu CB., Gellert A., Neghină M. (2021) Engineering a Digital Twin for Manual Assembling. In: Margaria T., Steffen B. (eds) Leveraging Applications of Formal Methods, Verification and Validation: Tools and Trends. ISoLA 2020. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 12479. Springer, Cham.
  49. Govoreanu, V. C., Ţocu, A. N., Cruceat, A. M., & Circa, D. (2021). A speech recognition approach for an industrial training station. In MATEC Web of Conferences (Vol. 343, p. 04003). EDP Sciences. DOI:

Public-private scientific co-publications

  1. Pirvu B.C., Zamfirescu C.B., Puscasu S., Ruxandru, V. - Studiu de caz privind utilizarea co-simulării multi-paradigmatice în implementarea unui sistem de fabricație, Today Software Magazine, vol. 66, 2017.
  2. Tara A., Ivkushkin K., Butean A., Turesson H. (2019) The Evolution of Blockchain Virtual Machine Architecture Towards an Enterprise Usage Perspective. In: Silhavy R. (eds) Software Engineering Methods in Intelligent Algorithms. CSOC 2019. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 984. Springer, Cham Link.  
  3. Țocu, A., Govoreanu,V., Olescu, M., Nițescu, T., How humans perceive multi-input controls in 3D scenes, a case comparison study, RoCHI 2019 International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction.
  4. Țocu, A., Govoreanu,V., Luca, G., Nițescu, T., Multi-Control Virtual Reality Driving Simulator, 21st International Symposium on Symbolic and Numeric Algorithms for Scientific Computing (2019).
  5. Petruse, R., Matei, A., Kayser, M., Maier, M., & Ćuković, S. (2019). Academia-industry Collaboration for Augmented Reality Application Development, Balkan Region Conference on Engineering and Business Education, 1(1), 243-250. doi: 
  6. Ghetiu, T. and Pirvu, B. (2020). Insights into SoRa: A Reference Architecture for Cyber-physical Social Systems in the Industry 4.0 Era. Proceedings of the International Conference on Innovative Intelligent Industrial Production and Logistics - Volume 1: IN4PL, ISBN 978-989-758-476-3, pages 47-52. DOI: 10.5220/0009982300470052.

Application for patents

  1. Neghină Mihai, Pușcașu Samuel, Petruse Radu Emanuil, Stanciu Sergiu-Gabriel, Pămărac Răzvan-Gabriel, Pîrvu Bogdan-Constantin - Vehicul cu Ghidare Automată - RO134111 (A0).
  2.  Pîrvu Bogdan-Constantin, Petruse Radu Emanuil, Neghină Mihai - Stație de Antrenament și Metodă de Instruire și Antrenare pentru Sarcini care Necesită Operații Manuale - RO134342 (A0).