Irina Cristea received her B.S. degree in mathematics and her M.S. degree in algebra and geometry from the University of Iasi, Iasi, Romania, in 2001 and 2003, respectively, and her Ph.D. degree in mathematics from the University of Constanta, Constanta, Romania, in 2007. Her postdoctoral research experience includes the developed computational and mathematical methods from cluster analysis theory for some agroindustrial economic problems at the Department of Biology and Agro‐Industrial Economy, University of Udine, Udine, Italy (January 2009–September 2011), and hyperstructures theory and their applications at the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science of the same university (April 2007–November 2008). Currently, Cristea has served as an Assistant Professor at the Centre for Systems and Information Technologies, University of Nova Gorica, Pristava, Slovenia, since 2012. Moreover, she worked at the Faculty of Applied Sciences, University of Nova Gorica; Faculty of Engineering, University of Udine; and Faculty of Mathematics, University of Iasi. Her main research interest is algebraic hyperstructure theory.
Biography Updated on 3 December 2013