Dr. Nedelia Antonia Popescu

Deputy Director

Astronomical Institute of the Romanian Academy
Str. Cutitul de Argint 5
RO-040557 Bucharest, Romania
tel. +4021-3356892
fax: +4021-3373389
email: nedelia@aira.astro.ro



  Fields of interest:

Variable Stars, Extragalactic Astronomy, Cosmology


Faculty of Mathematics-Mechanics, University of Bucharest
Ph. D. – Mathematics, specialization: Astronomy, Astronomical Institute of the Romanian Academy, Bucharest



Researcher since 1986

Senior researcher since 1992

Member of the Scientific Council of the Astronomical Institute since 2005; Secretary since 2006

Deputy Director of the Astronomical Institute since 2005


International Astronomical Union, IAU ;

European Astronomical Society, EAS;

Romanian National Astronomical Committee, RNAC (Member of the Board since 2006);

International Association "Eclipsa’99", which became Association "Astronomia 21" (Member of the Board since 2000);

Secretary of the Sub-Regional European Astronomical Committee (since 2007)


2 books

scientific papers (ADS