Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Dorian Gorgan, PhD. Eng. is Full Professor in Computer Science Department at the Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania. He is a PhD Supervisor in Computers and Information Technology. His scientific research concerns with parallel and distributed processing over HPC infrastructures, development of platforms and applications for spatial data processing and visualization, interdisciplinary research in the domains of Earth Sciences and Earth Observations. He has been involved as Scientific Coordinator in national and international research projects such as NEARBY, HORUS, BIGEARTH, PECSA, enviroGRIDS, IASON, SEE-GRID-SCI, GiSHEO, MedioGrid, COMPLEXHPC and KEYSTONE. He has given more than 350 papers and presentations in the domains of computer science and earth observation. His research interest: parallel and distributed processing, high performance computation, platforms and applications for spatial data processing and visualization, visual analytics, interdisciplinary domains of earth sciences and earth observations.