An engineer who became a scientist who is passionate about building tools for better security and privacy for users
This work in progress aims at identifying a mapping between the current security standards (in particular, but not limited to, ISO 27001-2013) and the upcoming regulations in data protection. The aim is to find an overlap between the requirements for data protection and the existing security standards, to measure the gap that a business has to cros...
Researcher Since April 2012
SNT, University of Luxembourg (Luxembourg LU)
I am working on security and privacy for the cloud, and in healthcare systems
Academic Visitor October 2010 - December 2010
KUL, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (indépendante de l'Université catholique de Louvain) (Leuven BE)
While at Distrinet, I worked on the trade-off between performance and security-enhancing configurations of middleware tools.
Intern April 2010 - July 2010
British Telecom (Ipswich GB)
Worked on security policy quantification for an application-layer gateway.
Ph.D. October 2007 - November 2011
Università degli Studi di Trento (Trento IT)
The topic of my PhD work was security policy enforcement in distributed systems.
Dipl. Eng. October 2002 - November 2007
Politehnica University Bucharest (Bucharest RO)
5-year BSc (equivalent to MSc) in Computer Engineering
Patent accepted at the European Patent Office February 2012
During my internship at British Telecom, I filed a patent on quantifying the efficiency of a security mechanism.
ACM-W scholarship August 2008
I received a scholarship from ACM-Women to attend an ACM conference in the U.S.