Camelia CERBU

Professor hab. dr. eng. / PhD supervisor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering


Universității no. 1, Brașov, România
Building C, room CP10-c
Tel./Fax: 0268 474761


Research interests:

  • mechanics of composite materials;
  • modeling and simulation of stress and strain states in mechanical structures;
  • mechanical testing of structures made of various materials (isotropic, anisotropic, composites);
  • effects of the environmental factors on the mechanical properties of composite materials.


Publications (selection)

  • Botis, M.F., Imre, L., & Cerbu, C. (2022). Computer-aided design of a tensegrity structure. Structures, 38, 340-360. doi:10.1016/j.istruc.2022.01.084.
  • Dumbrava, F., & Cerbu, C. (2022). Effect of the Looseness of the Beam End Connection Used for the Pallet Racking Storage Systems, on the Mechanical Behavior of the Bearing Beams. Materials, 15 (14), 4728. doi:10.3390/ma15144728.
  • Cerbu, C., Ursache, S., Botis, M. F., & Hadăr, A. (2021). Simulation of the hybrid carbon-aramid composite materials based on mechanical characterization by digital image correlation method. Polymers, 13 (23). doi: 10.3390/polym13234184.
  • Cerbu, C., Wang, H., Botis, M. F., Huang, Z., & Plescan, C. (2020). Temperature effects on the mechanical properties of hybrid composites reinforced with vegetable and glass fibers. Mechanics of Materials, 149, 103538. doi: 10.1016/j.mechmat.2020.103538.
  • Xu, D., Cerbu, C., Wang, H., & Rosca, I. C. (2019). Analysis of the hybrid composite materials reinforced with natural fibers considering digital image correlation (DIC) measurements, Mechanics of Materials, 135, 46–56. doi: 10.1016/j.mechmat.2019.05.001.