Radu F. Babiceanu

Title
Professor and Program Coordinator for Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, M.S. in Systems Engineering, and M.S. in Cybersecurity Engineering
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Department
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Dept
College
College of Engineering

Areas of Expertise

Aviation/aerospace domain: Cybersecurity and safety-critical systems assurance and certification; Cyber, operational, and human/organizational resilience; AI/ML approaches to enhanced operations

Manufacturing as-a-service and networked supply chain operations: Virtual operations, digital twins; Formal modeling and verification; Secure manufacturing and logistics operations

Radu F. Babiceanu

Dr. Radu Babiceanu is a Professor of Systems Engineering with the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science 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, aviation datalink communications, formal modeling and verification, and AI/ML approaches to enhanced operations. In the recent years, Dr. Babiceanu has worked on grants and contracts sponsored by both the federal government and the aviation industry covering aviation/aircraft safety and security, cybersecurity workforce development, and engineering education.


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

  • CECS 896: Coop Ed Computer Science
  • CESYS 696: Coop Ed Systems Engineering
  • CS 800: Dissertation
  • CEC 699: Spec Topics Comp Engineering
  • SYS 610: Sys Architecture Dsgn Modeling
  • SYS 625: System Quality Assurance
  • SYS 690: Systems Engineering Project

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 610 System Architecture Design and Modeling

SYS 625 System Quality Assurance

SYS 660 Organizational Systems Management