Ana-Maria Cretu

                                      ing. jr., Ph.D.

Research Interests

Machine intelligence Virtual and virtualized reality Human-machine interfaces 3D deformable object sensing, modeling and manipulation Tactile and vision sensing and modeling for virtualized reality applications Selective and attention-based sensing and modeling Computational intelligence techniques for experimental data acquisition, analysis, modeling and prediction Neural networks and biologically-inspired computational models Data mining

Research Affiliations

Founding member, Applied Intelligent Systems Laboratory, UQO

UQO Cyberpsychology lab

IBM Center for Business Analytics and Performance, University of Ottawa SMART research group at the University of Ottawa

Center for Computer Machine/Human Intelligence Networking and Distributed Systems

(CMINDS), University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Academic Affiliations

Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, University of Ottawa

Ottawa-Carleton Institute for Computer Science (OCICS) Ottawa-Carleton Institute for Electrical and Computer Engineering (OCIECE)

Current Research Projects

Modeling of 3D interactive objects from multisensory data

Modeling and use of virtual environments for the psychological treatment of phobias Motion tracking and imitation for human-machine interaction Intelligence-led traffic enforcement Sensor systems for multisensory data acquisition


Architecture des ordinateurs (INF4103) Animation et jeux vidéo (INF1593) Réalité virtuelle (INF4503) Interfaces personne-ordinateur (INF4183) Programmation graphique 2D/3D (INF1483) Éléments avancés d’analyse d’images (INF7093)
Associate Professor
Département d’informatique et d’ingénierie, Université du Québec en Outaouais (UQO) 101 St-Jean-Bosco, Gatineau, QC, Canada,  J8X 3X7, room B-2034 Tel.: 819-595-3900 ext. 1527 LinkedIn


© Ana-Maria Cretu 2016
Current Events
Professional Activities
Int. Symp. on Visual Computing (ISVC2016), Las Vegas, Nevada, Dec, 2016. Member of the Editorial Board of Springer Journal of Soft Computing Technical Committee Member for the IEEE Int, Symposium on Systems Engineering (ISSE 2016) Technical Committee Member for the IEEE Conf. Automation Science and Engineering (CASE 2016) Technical Committee Member for the IEEE Systems Conference (SysCon2016) Technical Committee Member for the IEEE Int. Conf. Control, Measurement and Instrumentation (CMI2016) Technical Committee for the IEEE Int. Conf. Emerging Technologies & Factory Automation (EFTA2016) Technical Committee Member for the IEEE Symp. Series in Computational Intelligence (SSCI/IntECS2016)
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