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Stefan Trausan-Matu

  • PhD
  • Professor
  • University Politehnica of Bucharest
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Recent publications

  • Exploring online course sociograms using cohesion network analysis

    • Sirbu M
    • Dascalu M
    • Crossley S
    • et al.
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  • Predicting question quality using recurrent neural networks

    • Ruseti S
    • Dascalu M
    • Johnson A
    • et al.
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Professional experience


University Politehnica of Bucharest

October 2001 - Present

Senior Researcher

Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence

May 1994 - Present

Assoc Professor

"Politehnica" University of Bucharest

October 1997 - October 2001(4 years)


"Politehnica" University of Bucharest

October 1994 - October 1997(3 years)

Head of Artificial Intelligence Laboratory

Research Institute for Informatics

January 1993 - October 1994(2 years)


Research Institute for Informatics

September 1985 - January 1993(7 years)



September 1983 - September 1985(2 years)


Fulbright Scholar

Drexel University

February 2005 - August 2005(6 months)


"Politehnica" University of Bucharest

September 1990 - January 1994(3 years)

Engineer in Computer Science

"Politehnica" University of Bucharest

September 1978 - July 1983(5 years)


Stefan Trausan-Matu, PhD (Engineer 1983, PhD 1994, both at University Politehnica of Bucharest; Fulbright PostDoc 2005, PhD adviser since 2008) is a full professor at the Computer Science Department of the University Politehnica of Bucharest, and principal researcher at the Institute of Artificial Intelligence of the Romanian Academy ( He is lecturing Human-Computer Interaction, Natural Language Processing, Adaptive and Collaborative Systems, Algorithms Analysis and Design, Semantic Web. Professor Trausan-Matu was a Fulbright post-doc at Drexel University, Philadelphia, USA, was invited professor and lectured in USA, Netherlands, France, San Marino, Germany, Puerto Rico, etc. His research interests are: Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning, e-Learning, Human-Computer Interaction, Discourse Analysis, Music and Computers, and Philosophy. Director of research projects: for the Romanian part at international EU funded research projects (PEKADS, LarFLaST, IKF, Inf3S, SkyNurse, LTfLL), participated in others (PAIL, BalkaNet, Poirot, EU-NCIT, COOPER, ERRIC, TOWNTOLOGY, MUMIA, etc.) and coordinated many national ones. Prof Trausan-Matu has authored or edited 19 books, 40 book chapters and more than 300 peer-reviewed papers.

Co-authors (165)