I was born in Sulina, Tulcea county on April 21, 1949. I graduated primary school and high school in Tulcea during 1956-1967. During 1967-1972 I studied at the Faculty of Metallurgy (actually Materials Science and Engineering) in Bucharest. The Ph. D thesis preparing and graduation were made in Russia, in Moscow, in the Faculty of Road Automotive . The Ph.D thesis theme was \Nitriding in electrostatical field\. Since Faculty graduation until present, I have been working as a teacher within the Polytechnica University of Bucharest -Romania. Between 1999-2000, I was in Japan at Osaka University as guest researcher. I live in Ploiesti and I am married.