Radu F. Babiceanu

Professor of Systems Engineering and Program Coordinator for the Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, M.S in Systems Engineering, and M.S. in Cybersecurity Engineering
Electrical, Computer, Software & Systems Engr Dept
Daytona College of Engineering
Daytona Beach campus

Areas of Expertise

System Assurance and Certification: Safety and Security, Formal Modeling and Verification, System Resilience Modeling

Dr. Radu Babiceanu is a Professor of Systems Engineering with the Department of Electrical, Computer, Software, and Systems Engineering at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) in Daytona Beach, Florida. He also serves as the Director of the Cybersecurity and Assured Systems Engineering (CyBASE) Center and Program Coordinator for the following graduate programs: Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Master of Science in Cybersecurity Engineering, and Master of Science in Systems Engineering.

Dr. Babiceanu received his Ph.D. degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Virginia Tech in 2005. At ERAU, Dr. Babiceanu teaches systems engineering courses, such as System Architecture Design, System Quality Assurance, and System Safety and Certification. He also developed and delivered short training courses for industry in the area of system safety engineering and certification. His research interests are in the aviation and aerospace systems domain, with emphasize in cybersecurity and safety-critical systems assurance and certification, formal modeling and verification, and overall systems engineering. In the recent years, Dr. Babiceanu has worked on projects and grants sponsored by federal agencies and the aviation and aerospace industry.


  • Ph.D. - Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial & Systems Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

  • SYS 610: Sys Architecture Dsgn Modeling
  • SYS 625: System Quality Assurance
  • SYS 690: Systems Engineering Project
  • CS 800: Dissertation

SYS 301 Introduction to Systems Engineering

SYS 304 Trade Studies, Risk, and Decision Analysis

SYS 500 Fundamentals of Systems Engineering

SYS 505 System Safety and Certification

SYS 530 System Requirements Analysis and Modeling

SYS 560 Introduction to Systems Engineering Management

SYS 610 System Architecture Design and Modeling

SYS 625 System Quality Assurance

SYS 660 Organizational Systems Management

CEC 460 Telecommunication Systems

CEC 500 Engineering Project Management

SE 510 Software Project Management

SE 530 Software Requirements Engineering

SE 625 Software Quality Engineering and Assurance