Prof. Dr. Daniel Munteanu
Daniel Munteanu is the Vice-Rector for Students and Liaison with the Economic and Socio-Cultural Community at Transilvania University of Brasov (UNITBV) from 2012 and Full Professor at Materials Science Department from 2008.
Like Vice-Rector, he supervises the activity of the Entrepreneurial Society of Students from the Transilvania University of Brasov (SAS-UNITBV) and of the three structures, Alumni, the Career Counseling and Guidance Center and the Economic Relations Office.
He obtained his Ph.D. in 2002 in collaboration with Rubig GmbH Austria and Delft University of Technology, Netherlands. He attended a postgraduate specialization in Foreign Trade and International Business in 2006 at World Trade Center Tokyo. He is Ph.D. coordinator in Materials Engineering from 2009 having 6 doctoral theses completed and another three in progress.
He coordinated 4 big national research grants (Grant Director), and member in other 13 national and international research projects;
Among of these he was the partner coordinator of the European project, RIA – Horizon 2020, (2016 – 2019) – DREAM (Driving up reliability and efficiency of additive manufacturing), the Director of the project (Bridge Grant – Knowledge Transfer to industry type) CALINDRUL – The optimization of the inductive hardening eco-technology, in the case of big-size ring bearings (2016 – 2018), partener – the biggest industrial (German) company from Brasov – Schaeffler Romania.
Professor Daniel Munteanu is the present Chairman of the International Conference of Materials Science and Engineering – BRAMAT (2013, 2015, 2017, 2019, 2022), Brașov, Romania (www.bramat.ro);
He is also the Managing Guest Editor for different important journal such us: Applied Surface Science (Elsevier), Materials Today /Proceedings (Elsevier), Materials (MDPI), Applied Sciences (MDPI), Journal of Materials Science (Springer) and Advanced Materials Research (Trans Tech Publication);
Starting with 2011 he is member of National Council for Certifying Academic Degrees and Diplomas, Materials Science and Engineering Commission – Ministry of Education.