Dr. Elena Cristina Rada has received a double PhD (2005): one in Environmental Engineering from University of Trento, Italy and one in Energy Engineering from Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania.
During her post-doctoral research period she has collaborated with many international groups from European Union countries and not only, in the sector of waste management, site remediation, air pollution and health impact.
Currently, she is working as senior research fellow in the University of Trento. She lectured in the following universities: University of Trento, Italy, Politehnica University of Bucharest, University of Padua, Italy and University of Insubria, Italy. She got the associate professor qualification in Italy since December 2013.
She has successfully co-organized national and international conferences in the environmental field, in prestigious circuits (Wessex, IWWG, Wseas and others).
Her research has included real and pilot scale studies in the environmental and energy engineering sector. Based on this research she has received two awards such as: Magna cum Laude (PhD) and best poster at the international conference Sardinia 2013. She was invited speaker and chair at many international conferences.
She is serving as an editorial member of several reputed journals like: Journal of Bioremediation & Biodegradation, International Journal of Environment and Resource, Advances in Energy, International Journal of Environmental Bioremediation & Biodegradation, International Journal of Waste Resource.
She is an expert Reviewers for journals like: Biodegradation, Bioresource Technology, Brasilian Journal of Chemical Engineering, Drying Technology, Energy Conversion and Management, Environment, Development and Sustainability, Environmental Technology, Fuel Processing Technology, Hazardous Materials, International Journal of Environment and Resource, International Journal of Environment and Waste Management, International Journal of Environmental Bioremediation & Biodegradation, International Journal of Sustainable Development & Planning, International Journal of Waste Resources, International Scholars Journal : International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Journal of Earth Science & Climatic Change, Scientific Bulletin-UPB, The Journal of Poultry Science, Waste Management.
She has authored more than 200 national and international research articles (57 in the SCOPUS data base). She has co-edited two books in the energy field. She is a member of
•PhD doctoral School in Energy, of Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania, since 2012;
•Networking group GITISA Urban Mining since 2012
•Expert evaluator of the research projects 5th UEFISCDI, PCCA since 2013
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Real and pilot scale studies in the environmental and energy engineering sector