Annual report 2016

Human resources

PhD advisors: 

Dr. rer. nat. habil. N. Suciu has supervised, at Jena University, Germany, the thesis Filtered density functions for uncertainty assessment of transport in groundwater, by Lennart Schüler. The thesis has been defended on September 8, 2016, and has received the distinction Magna Cum Laudae.

Researchers with PhD diploma:

8 (we note dr. Nicolae Suciu who is Doctor Habilitat – Dr. rer. nat. habil. – in mathematics at Erlangen-Nuernberg University, Germany)

PhD students: 

I. Boros (Universitatea Babeş-Bolyai Cluj-Napoca), M. Nechita (University College London)


dr. Flavius Pătrulescu, Universitatea Babeş-Bolyai Cluj-Napoca

Conferences organized

Zilele Academice Clujene 2016 (Academic Days of Cluj-Napoca 2016)

Scientific papers published

1. Papers in journals abroad, ranked JCR/ISI Thomson Reuters

  1. N. Suciu, L. Schüler, S. Attinger, and P. Knabner, Towards a filtered density function approach for reactive transport in groundwater, Adv. Water Resour., 90 (2016), 83–98, DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2016.02.016, IF 2015: 4.349
  2. L. Schüler, N. Suciu, P. Knabner, and S. Attinger, A time dependent mixing model to close PDF equations for transport in heterogeneous aquifers, Adv. Water Resour., 96 (2016), 55-67, DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2016.06.012, IF 2015: 4.349
  3. C. I. Gheorghiu, Stable spectral collocation solutions to a class of Benjamin Bona Mahony initial value problems, Applied Mathematics and Computation, 273 (2016), 1090–1099 DOI: 10.1016/j.amc.2015.10.078; IF 2014: 1.551
  4. C.I. Gheorghiu, Spectral collocation solutions to systems of boundary layer type, Numer. Algor., 73 (2016), pp. 1-14, DOI 10.1007/s11075-015-0083-6, IF 2015: 1.366
  5. I. Păvăloiu and E. Cătinaş, On a robust Aitken–Newton method based on the Hermite polynomial, Appl. Math. Comput., 287-288 (2016), pp. 224-231, doi: 10.1016/j.amc.2016.03.036,  IF 2015: 1.345
  6. M. Sofonea, F. Pătrulescu and Y. Souleiman, Analysis of a contact problem with wear and unilateral constraint, Appl. Anal., 95 (2016) no. 11, pp. 2590-2607, DOI: 10.1080/00036811.2015.1102892. IF 2015: 0.815
  7. D. Otrocol, On the asymptotic equivalence of a differential system with maxima, Rend. Circ. Mat. Palermo, Ser. 2, 65 (2016) no 3, pp. 387-393, DOI: 10.1007/s12215-016-0240-3

    2. Papers in Romanian journals, ranked JCR/ISI Thomson Reuters

  8. M.-C. Anisiu, V. Anisiu, On the characterization of partial metrics and quasimetrics, Fixed Point Theory and Applications, 17 (2016), No. 1, 37-46, IF 2015: 0.581
  9. T. Cătinaș, D. Otrocol, I.A. Rus, The iterates of positive linear operators with the set of constant functions as the fixed point set, Carpathian J. Math. 32 (2016) no. 2, 165–172, IF 2015: 0.610
  10. D. Otrocol, Hybrid differential equations with maxima via Picard operators theory, Stud. Univ. Babeș-Bolyai Math., 61 (2016) no. 4, pp. 421-428.

Prizes obtained by the researchers

  • M. Crăciun, „George Bariţiu” medal, granted by the Romanian Academy, Cluj-Napoca Branch.

Conferences attended

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Members of Editorial Boards