Affiliation: University Politehnica of Bucharest – Center for Advanced Research on New Materials, Products and Innovative Processes, RO
A. Badescu received the B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest (2006), Romania, and the M.Sc.degree in Radio Astronomy and Space Science from Chalmers University, Sweden (2008). In 2011 she received her PhD from University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest and is currently an associate professor at the Department of Telecommunications. She has been conducted several international research projects, funded by European Research Council, John Templeton Foundation (USA) etc., mainly regarding radio frequency systems. She has authored and co-authored over 50 peer-reviewed journals, conference papers, and several book. She has chaired several sessions in international conferences, and participated in the technical committees. Alina Badescu is a member in international collaborations and associations, such as: ASPERA, Euroscience, IEEE Antenna and Propagation Society (vice-president, Romania section-starting 2017) and was the country representative of “Graduate Women in Science” and “Space Generation Advisory Council” (2013-2016). She was awarded several national and international prizes.