Adrian Ioana, birth at Curtea de Arges, Romania, 10.23.1958. Educational background is: 2004, University “Politehnica” of Bucharest, Romania, School of Postgraduate Academic Studies in Management, 1990 - 1998: Material and Equipment for Metallurgical plant Department, Science and Engineering Materials Faculty, University “Politehnica” of Bucharest, Romania, title: doctor engineer (1998), title of the doctoral degree paper: “The electric arc furnaces (EAF) functional and technological performances with the preheating of the load and powder blowing optimization for the high quality steel processing”, 1979 - 1984: Polytechnic Institute Bucharest, Romania, Metallurgical Faculty, training Extraction Metallurgy.
I have an extensive work experience: 1998 – present: University “POLITEHNICA” of Bucharest, 313 Spl. Independenţei Romania, LECTURER DOCTOR ENGINEER, “Material and Equipment for Metallurgical Plant” Department, and “Materials’ Making and Eco-Metallurgy” Department, Engineering and Management of Metallic Materials’ Making” Department. I have published: 16 speciality books (eq. “Production Management of Metallic Materials Industry. Theory and Applications”, PRINTECH Publishing Bucharest, ISBN 978-973-758-1232, 232 pg., 2007, “Precious Metallic Materials’ Engineering in the Financial – Banking Circuit”, Fair Partners Publishing, Bucharest, 2002, ISBN Code 973-99 985-5-0; “Optimal Managing of Electric Arc Furnaces”, Fair Partners Publishing, Bucharest, 2002, ISBN Code 973-8470-04-8), 21 ISI Articles, 32 BDI Articles, over 100 Proceedings Conference Articles. I have published 7 patents (and two patent applications pending assessment) that he has obtained (all designed and implemented in industry) are relevant in this way. 1997-1998: GRANTMETAL S.A. Bucharest. He has worked as an ENGINEER for the Technical Department, solving burner, furnace and energy saving matters. 1987 - 1996: METALLURGICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE, BUCHAREST (ICEM) and POLYTECHNICAL INSTITUTE BUCHAREST. I worked as a MAIN SCIENTIFIC RESEARCHER 2-ND DEGREE within the Laboratory for Economy of Fuel and Energy, developing an activity of design, planning and drawing up of “know-how” for burner and recovery plants of secondary energy resources. 1987 – 1995: ASSOCIATED PROFESSOR, Material and Equipment for Metallurgical plant Department, Science and Engineering Materials Faculty, University “Politehnica” Bucharest. 1986: POLYTECHNICAL INSTITUTE BUCHAREST, METALLURGICAL FACULTY. I worked as an ASSISTANT-ENGINEER in the field of “Technological metallurgical outfits and equipment”, giving lectures concerning theory and practice (laboratory) on “Metallurgical Equipment” and “Metallurgical Automatizations”. 1984 - 1986: THE SPECIAL STEEL COMPLEX Târgovişte (C.O.S.T). I worked as a METALLURGICAL ENGINEER in the “Electrical Steel Plant” Department, in the sectors: Preparation-burdening of melting stock, steel making (electric arc furnace), casting, primary heat treatment, conveyance-deliver production.
I was Secretary of “Authorization and Homologation of Burning Installations Board”, in the “Metallurgical Research Institute (ICEM)”, “Combustion and Energy Economy Laboratory (LECE)”. I am a member of the “ Romanian Engineers’ General Association” (AGIR) and a honor member of the “Romanian Metallurgy Society” (SRM), WSEAS member, Research Cooperative membre, CrossRef member. I am an authorized 2nd degree specialist of the “Natural Distribution of Gases” (ROMGAZ), in the fields: designing, making and exploitation of the using installation, exploitation and making of all works from the natural gases distribution system (AUT. No. 867R/1997). The main awards and committees and publications are: 2002: The Diploma and Gold Medal at “The 51th World Exhibition of Innovation, Research and New Technology-EUREKA 2002”, Brussels, Belgium, with the invention “Lance for Post-Combustion”. 1999 : “Henry ford European Conservation Awards – Recognising the Outstanding Contribution to the Conservation of the Natural Environment and Cultural Heritage”, for the paper: “Industrial Burning Systems, Ecologically and Energetically Advanced”. 1998: Second Prize at The International Symposium “Traditions and Perspectives in The Romanian Metallurgical School”, with the paper “Characteristic Features in The Fiability Metallurgical Equipments Determination”. 1996: “GREAT AWARD” of The Romanian Company of Metallurgy (SRM) with the paper: “Economical, ecological and lasting heating systems of metals and non-metallic materials all over the world using the computer and the regenerative burners”.
1989: “First Prize” of “METALLURGICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE (ICEM)’ Symposium”, with the paper: “Furnaces that Work with Residual Combustible Gases”.