**PhD** in Mathematics/Computer Science, September 1984.

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Bucharest, Romania.

Dissertation Topic: *Syntactic and Informational Aspects of
Pattern Recognition.*

Advisor: Solomon Marcus,
Fellow of the

I can trace my PhD adviser relations back 14 generations over 350 years, in forward chronological order:

Erhard Weigel (1650)

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (1666)

Jacob Bernoulli

Johann Bernoulli (1694)

Leonhard Euler (1726)

Joseph Louis Lagrange

Simeon Denis Poisson

Michel Chasles (1814)

Gaston Darboux (1866)

Emil Borel (1893) and Henri Lebesque (1902)

Paul Montel (1907)

Miron Nicolescu (1928)

Solomon Marcus (1956)

Razvan Andonie (1984)

**Master of Science **in Mathematics/Computer Science, July 1977.

Department
of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania.

In the Shanghai World
Academic Ranking (2013), this department is in position
101-150.