Dr Elena Irena Popa BSc, PhD

Principal Lecturer

Dr. Elena Irena Popa has been a Principal Lecturer for the School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences at the University of Greenwich since 2011.  She has been the module leader for several modules such Enterprise Software Engineering Development, Applications and Web development, Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing, Software Development Project.

Currently she is the assessment officer for the School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences. The Assessment Officer role involves taking the lead in managing the assessment process; The role also involves ensuring students are recommended for prizes as appropriate.

She has been involved as a consultant and software developer in many industry projects. Working with the industry allowed her to expand and consolidate her knowledge of current trends in applied analysis and design, as well as programming. 

Dr. Popa has a PhD in Artificial Intelligence (Case base reasoning) and she has also been involved with KTP and KEET projects within the university.

Responsibilities within the university

University roles

  • 2011 to present: Principal Lecturer and Assessment Officer.
  • 2006 to 2011 -Senior Lecturer and Programme Leader
  • 2016-2017: Athena Swan champion

Module leader 2019/20

  • Enterprise Software Engineering Development
  • Software Development Project
  • Applications Development

Recognition

  • Fellow of Higher Education Academy
  • Member of the Application Programme Committee for AI-2018 Thirty-eighth SGAI International Conference on Artificial Intelligence
  • Member of the Application Programme Committee for AI-2017 Thirty-seventh SGAI International Conference on Artificial Intelligence
  • Member of the Application Programme Committee for AI-2016 Thirty-sixth SGAI International Conference on Artificial Intelligence
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (PGCTLHE)

Research / Scholarly interests

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Software engineering, Systems development, UML,
  • Object-Oriented Programming, .NET

Recent publications

Teodorescu, Elena Irena and Petridis, Miltiadis (2013) An agent based framework for Multiple, Heterogeneous Case Based Reasoning In: Proceedings of the 21st International Conference, ICCBR 2013, Saratoga Springs, NY, USA, 2013.

Teodorescu, E I (2012) Multiple, Heterogeneous Case Based Reasoning, PhD Thesis, University of Greenwich

Teodorescu, E.I and Petridis, M (2008) An architecture for multiple heterogeneous case-based reasoning employing agent technologies In: 1st International Workshop on Combinations of Intelligent Methods and Applications (CIMA 2008), 22 July, 2008, Patras, Greece.

Teodorescu E I, Petridis M (2004). Applying CBR to Multiple Heterogeneous Case Bases. Expert Update (regular journal of the Specialist Group on Artificial Intelligence - SGAI)

Presentations

ICCBR 2013, Saratoga Springs, NY, USA, 2013.

Teodorescu, E I and Petridis, M (2013) An agent based framework for Multiple, Heterogeneous Case Based Reasoning In: Proceedings of the 21st International Conference

CIMA 2008, Patras, Greece

Teodorescu, E.I and Petridis, M (2008) An architecture for multiple heterogeneous case-based reasoning employing agent technologies In: 1st International Workshop on Combinations of Intelligent Methods and Applications (CIMA 2008), 22 July, 2008, Patras, Greece.