I am a research scientist at IBM Research in Ireland and a member of Decision Science, AI & NLP Group.
My areas of interest include machine learning, data mining especially streaming data mining, natural language processing, complex pattern recognition and pattern mining especially in streaming applications, data series and time series management, big data.
Before joining IBM, I worked at University of Trento in Italy, and at INRIA Rennes Bretagne Atlantique in France as post-doctoral researcher in computer science. While with University of Trento, I worked in the FP7 European Project KAP (http://www.kap-project.eu/).
I hold a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, France, and the Ph.D. research work was conducted at INRIA Sophia Antipolis Mediterranee. I received a Research MSc degree from Polytech Nice-Sophia, France, and a MSc degree from West University of Timisoara, Romania, both in Computer Science. I received a BSc degree in Computer Science from University of Craiova, Romania.