Associate Professor
Department of Materials Engineering and Welding
Faculty of Materials Science and Engineering


Universității no. 1 Street, Brașov, Romania
Building G, Room GI23
Phone/Fax: +40 268 412921 int. 16


Research interests:

  • polymeric materials
  • composite materials
  • coatings and films
  • photocatalysis
  • materials characterization techniques

Publications (selection):

  • Croitoru C, Roata IC, Pascu A, Stanciu EM. Diffusion and controlled release in physically crosslinked poly (vinyl alcohol)/iota-carrageenan hydrogel blends. Polymers (Basel). 2020; 12(7).
  • Croitoru C, Roata IC, Pascu A, Stanciu EM, Hulka I, Stoian G, et al. Photocatalytic surfaces obtained through one-step thermal spraying of titanium. Appl Surf Sci. 2020; 504.
  • Pop MA, Croitoru C, Bedő T, Geaman V, Radomir I, Coșnița M, et al. Structural changes during 3D printing of bioderived and synthetic thermoplastic materials. J Appl Polym Sci. 2019; 136(17).
  • Croitoru C, Spirchez C, Cristea D, Lunguleasa A, Pop MA, Bedo T, et al. Calcium carbonate and wood reinforced hybrid PVC composites. J Appl Polym Sci. 2018;135(22).
  • Croitoru C, Varodi AM, Timar MC, Roata IC, Stanciu EM, Pascu A. Wood-plastic composites based on HDPE and ionic liquid additives. J Mater Sci. 2018; 53(6):4132–43.