The University of Petrosani has a long and attractive practice, being the replacement of the Institute of Mining, which operated in Bucharest over 80 years and in the academic year 1957 to 1958 started in Petrosani which was situated in Romania. After 1990, with the broadening of specialization areas, Institute of Mining Petroşani became The Technical University in 1991 and then the University of Petrosani in 1995. Taking as a source the strong academic tradition and reputation enjoyed at home and abroad, the University today provides the necessary environment for its students to acquire high requirement in many different areas, training is carried out at all levels of education. Specialist training is done in three faculties such as Faculty of Mining, Faculty of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering and the Faculty of Sciences. From 1948 until currently, the University of Petrosani graduated thousands of engineers, economists, sociologists, mathematicians, teachers etc. Our University is currently training over 4500 undergraduates, post-graduates, supported by a team of over 200 professors.
The following is the list of scholars from University of Petrosani who contributed and/or serves as editors for one or more OMICS International journals and conferences