Catalin Stefan TISEANU

Date/Place of birth: 18 February 1988
Bucharest , Romania

Skype handle: catalin.tiseanu
Mobile phone: +40 729907008

Languages: English (very good)
German (very good)

Catalin Tiseanu


2009-present (2 year program)
Master of Science in Distributed systems, parallel computation and security,
University of Bucharest, Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics

Bachelor in Computer Science,
University of Bucharest, Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics

Highschool studies,
National College "Tudor Vianu", Bucharest, Romania.


2010: Production Planning under Non-Compliance Risk, presented at OR 2010 conference,
in collaboration with IBM Research Zurich (co-authors: Marco Laumanns, Eleni
Pratsini, Steve Prestwich), submitted for journal
2010: Hardness Results Regarding Counting Problems for Partial Words, follow-up paper to
LATA 2010, (co-author: Florin Manea) submitted for acceptance to Journal of Computer and
System Sciences (JCSS)
2010: "Two ways to construct partial words, seen from a combinatorics-on-wordsperspective",
(Abstract, co-author: Florin Manea), contributed talk to ODSA 2010
2010: Hard Counting Problems for Partial Words, (co-author: Florin Manea), accepted for
presentation at LATA 2010
2009: Combinatorial Queries and Updates on Partial Words, (co-authors: Adrian Diaconu
and Florin Manea), presented at Fundamentals of Computation Theory 2009


2010: Received the Fulbright Science and Technology Award for PhD study in the USA
2009: Excellence Scholarship awarded from the University of Bucharest for academic
performance (only one awarded for the entire Faculty of Informatics)
2009: 1st prize with the paper Combinatorial Queries and Updates on Partial Words at the
Traian Lalescu 2009 National Student Scientific Paper Competition,

Work Experience

07/2010 - 10/2010 Facebook , Software Engineering Intern in Ads Optimization, Palo Alto office
03/2010 - 06/2010 IBM Research Zurich , Great Minds Intern
07/2008 - 09/2008 Google Inc., Software Engineering Intern, Mountain View office



Research Expertise:

  • 3D modelling of miniaturized samples;
  • percolation and pore network connectivity in porous materials;
  • density variations, micro-cracks formation by mechanical/thermal cycling;
  • high magnification microradiography for in-situ inspection


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