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Ionel Chicinas

Universitatea Tehnica din Cluj-Napoca, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

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Born: 1955

Interests: magnetic materials, mechanical alloying, nanocrystalline/nanostructured materials, powder metallurgy



2. Adress: 8 Godeanu St., ap. 7, 3400 Cluj-Napoca, tel. +40.264.554480

3. Titles: DPhys. (1979), DEng (1991), PhD. (1998)

4. Place and data birth: Micesti, Jud. Cluj, 7 February 1955,

5. Civil state: married, 2 children (18 and 20 years old)

6. Studies:
• Faculty of Physics, "Babes-Bolyai" University, Cluj-Napoca - 1978
• Master in Solid State Physics, "Babes-Bolyai" University, Cluj-Napoca - 1979
• Faculty of Materials Science and Engineering, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca - 1991

7. Professional evolution:
1979-1983: Nuclear Materials Dept., Institute for Nuclear Power Reactors, Pitesti, as research physicist
1983-today Materials Science and Technology Dept., Technical University of Cluj-Napoca:
1983-1986 as research physicist; 1986-1990 as principal research physicist; 1990-1993 as senior research physicist; 1993-1998 as lecturer; 1998-2002 as reader; 2002 - today as Professor
2006-today PhD coordinator in Materials Science and Engineering field
Head of Department of Materials Science and Technology
1998 Doctor in Materials Science, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca
Study concerning influence of the alloying elements and producing methods on the magnetic properties of the Fe and Fe-Ni based ferromagnetic powders.

8. Present affiliation and position: Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Department of Materials Science and Technology, 103-105 Muncii Avenue, 400641 Cluj-Napoca, ROMANIA, tel.: +40.264.401702, fax: +40.264.415054, e-mail:
Head of Department

9. Member of the professional societies (from): Romanian Physics Society (1980-today), Balkan Physical Union (1985-today), Romanian Society of Powder Metallurgy (1990-today), Romanian Society of Magnetic Materials (1993-today), ASM International (2006-today), Reseau Francais de Mecanosynthese (2006-today)

10. Professional activity:
• published papers: 119:
• Papers published in journals/(ISI quoted journals): 56/26
• Papers published in books (ISBN): 4
• Papers published in proceedings of international conferences: 42
• Papers published in proceedings of national conferences: 17
• 37 papers - as first author,
• 29 papers published in cooperation with authors from Italy, Spain, France, Greece.
• scientific contribution unpublished: 51
• research projects - over 60:
• Research projects supported from public funds. International Projects: 1
• Research projects supported from public funds. National projects (as project coordinator): 19
• Research projects supported from private funds (as project coordinator): 13
• Other research projects (as member in research group): over 35
• books published: 4
• V. Pop, I. Chicinas - Physics Properties of metals and alloys, "Babes-Bolyai" University, Cluj-Napoca, 1997, 228 p. (in Romanian)
• V. Pop, I. Chicinas, N. Jumate, Physics of Materials. Experimental Methods, Presa Universitara Clujeana Press, 2001, ISBN 973-610-036-7, 355 p. (in Romanian)
• I. Chicinas, Material Magnetic Quantities, Casa Cartii de Stiinta Press, Cluj-Napoca, 2002, ISBN 973-686-286-0, 235 p. (in Romanian)
• N. Jumate, I. Chicinas, Amorphous and Nanocrystalline Alloys, Ed. U.T. Pres, Cluj-Napoca, 2002, ISBN 973-8335-48-5, 211 p. (in Romanian)
• books edited in international publishers:
Materials and Technologies, Editors: I.Chicinas, T. Canta, Published by Trans. Tech. Publication Ltd, Switzerland-UK-USA, 2007, ISBN 0-87849-460-x, ISBN-13 978-0-8749-460-6, 349 p.

11. International/European/World scientific conference/congresses participation (28): Austria (2), Czech Republic (1), France (4), Germany (4), Greece (1), Ireland (1), Japan (1), Poland (2), Romania (9), Slovakia (1), Spain (1), Turkey (1)

12. Competence in fields: soft and hard magnetic materials, mechanical alloying, powder metallurgy, SEM, EDX, XRD.

13. Exchange programmes and invited professor/researcher in foreign countries: (7):
• University Park, Nottingham (England) 1993, Tempus Program -1 month
• Universita degli Studi di Trento, Italy (1997), Tempus Program -10 weeks, World Bank Grant - 7 days
• Universidad Carlos III Madrid (Spain) Bilateral research project, 1999-10 days, 2000- 10 days
• Universite Joseph Fourier, Grenoble (France), 2004, invited professor - 3 month (Jan.-Mars)
• Universite Joseph Fourier, Grenoble (France), 2004, invited researcher - 1 month (June-July)
• Universite Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, 2006, invited researcher-2 month (Feb.-Apr.) and 1 month (Nov.-Dec.)
• Universite Joseph Fourier, Grenoble (France), 2008, invited researcher - 2 month (Apr. and Nov.)

14. Others:
• Member in Editorial Board of: journal Advanced Materials Research, Trans. Tech. Publ. Ltd., Switzerland-UK-USA,
• Peer to peer referee for ISI quoted journals: J. of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials (Elsevier Science), J. Alloys and Compounds Elsevier Science), Intermetallics (Elsevier Science), Materials Chemistry and Physics (Elsevier Science), Chemistry of Materials (American Chemical Society), J. of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials (INOE-Bucharest)
• Invited lecture at European School on Magnetism "New Magnetic Materials and Their Functions", Septmber 9th-18th-2007, Cluj-Napoca


Selected publications:
• O. Pana, R. Turcu, A. Bot, I. Deac, A. Darabont, E. Burzo, I. Chicinas. A Model for the Charge Transport in La0. 67Ca0. 33MnO3 at Temperatures above Tp. Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals, 417, pp. 57-65, 2004.
• I. Chicinas, V. Pop, O. Isnard. Synthesis of The Supermalloy Powders by Mechanical Alloying. Journal of Materials Science, 39, pp. 5305-5309, 2004.
• I. Teoreanu, P. Carlan, I. Chicinas. Cermeti Al2O3-Mo. Revista de Chimie, 55, pp. 724-729, 2004.
• V. Pop, O. Isnard, I. Chicinas. Crystallographic and Magnetic Study of the Nanocrystalline N3Fe intermetallic Compound Formation by Mechanical Alloying and Annealing. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 361, pp. 144-152, 2003.
• G. Cerbanic, I. Burda, Gh. Borodi, I. Chicinas, I. Vida Simiti, S. Simon. Structural Analysis and Lifetime Distribution of Electrical Carriers in CdSe Epitaxial Layers. Modern Physics Letters B, 17, pp. 49-55, 2003.
• I. Chicinas, V. Pop, O. Isnard, J. M. Le Breton, J. Juraszek. Synthesis and magnetic properties of Ni3Fe intermetallic compound obtained by mechanical alloying. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 352, pp. 34-40, 2003.
• C. Medrea-Bichtas, I. Chicinas, S. Domsa. Study on warm rolling of AISI 1015 carbon steel. Zeitschrift für Metallkunde, 93, pp. 554-558, 2002.
• I. Chicinas, V. Pop, O. Isnard. Magnetic properties of Ni3Fe intermetallic compound obtained by mechanical alloying. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 242-245, pp. 885-887, 2002.
• I. Chicinas, N. Jumate, Gh. Matei. Influence of residual internal stresses onto coercive field of soft magnetic powders. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 140-144, pp. 1875-1876, 1995.
• N. Jumate, I. Chicinas . High voltage plasma applied to determine boron and silicon in supperalied metallic powders. Revue Roumaine de Chemie, 34, pp. 1369-1372, 1989.
• A. Palfalvi, I. Vida-Simiti, I. Chicinas, L. Szabo, I. Mogyarosy. Influence of porosity on the Mechanical Characteristics of Sintered Porous Stainless Sheets. Powder Metallurgy International, 20, pp. 16-19, 1988.
• S. Demetrescu, V. Balan, I. Chicinas. Dozarea toriului prin spectrometrie de raze X. Revista de Chimie, 34, pp. 441-445, 1983.
• I. Ardelean, Gh. Ilonca, O. Cozar, I. Chicinas, Gh. Ciologria. Magnetic properties of xCuO. (1-x) 2B2O3. PbO Glasses. Solid State Communications, 43, pp. 707-709, 1982.


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