Ion Mihailescu

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Affiliation and official address

Laser-Surface-Plasma Interactions Laboratory, Lasers Department
National Institute for Lasers, Plasma, and Radiation Physics (INFLPR),
Strada Atomistilor, nr. 409
P.O. Box MG-54 RO-77125,
Magurele, Bucuresti
Phone: +40 (0) 21 457 44 91
Fax: +40 (0) 21 457 42 43, 457 44 67

Date and place of birth

May 30, 1947; Slatina, Olt, Romania 





Foreign languages

English, French, Russian, Italian


Thesis Supervision

PhD theses supervised

  1. Gianina Florentina Popescu-Pelin, 'Nanostructured thin films obtained by pulsed laser techniques: a correlated study of physico-chemical and biological performances', 2016.
  2. Anita Visan, 'Nanostructured thin films synthesized by advanced laser techniques for rapid healing and tissue regeneration', 2015
  3. Motoc Maria Marilena, "Biomaterials immobilization by laser techniques for therapeutical applications", 2014 
  4. Claudiu Sutan, "Oxide thin films synthesized by PLD for new applications in photocatalysis, highly efficient transparent media and biomedicine", 2014
  5. Natalia Serban, "Polymers, calcium phosphates and bioglasses MAPLE thin film depositions: physico-chemical and biological characterizations", 2013
  6. Catalin Ducu, "X-Ray Diffraction studies and complementary techniques on thin films and superficial layers for advanced technological applications", 2013
  7. Liviu  Marian Duta, "The synthesis by pulsed laser techniques of adherent and conductive nanostructured coatings of metalic oxides, bioglasses and calcium phosphates for biomedical applications", 2013
  8. Andrei C. Popescu, "Laser deposition and characterization of transparent conductive, bioactive, hydrophobic and antiseptic nanostructures", 2012
  9. Claudiu Fleaca, "The obtaining and characterization of oriented carbon nanotubes by CVD (chemical vapor deposition) methods, activated with laser, plasma and incandescent filaments", 2012
  10. Elena Camelia Popescu, "Contributions in the field of the nanostructured films obtained by pulsed laser technologies for biosensors and drug delivery", 2011
  11. Felix Sima, 'The synthesis of hybrid biomimetic nanostructures (calcium phosphates + proteins) by advanced laser techniques : structural, biochemical and biological characterization', 2011.
  12. Gabriela Corina Dorcioman, "Synthesis of thin layers by pulsed laser technologies: very hard coatings (ZrC) and nanostructures (metallic oxides and polymers)", 2011
  13. Marimona Miroiu, " Surface science studies  in coherent, high intensity laser radiation regime: biomimetic calcium phosphate thin films for implantology applications" , 2011
  14. Sorin Grigorescu, "Study of of nanostructured biomaterial thin layers synthesized by laser ablation for advanced biomimetic implants ", 2010
  15. Emanuel Axente, "Laser-matter interactions in ns and fs regime:applications in the NP and TF synthesis and surface microprocessing", 2010
  16. Diana Caiteanu, “Researches on pulsed laser deposition of nanostructured thin films for optical gas sensors and biomimetic coatings" 2010
  17. Nicolaie Stefan, "Study of thin films obtained and modified by laser techniques for medical and metalurgical applications"  2009
  18. Mihai Oane, "The thermal effects in laser-matter interaction", 2009
  19. Ernest Popovici, "Contributions to the development of laser systems and processing systems for obtaining nanostructured powders", 2008
  20. Daniela Stanoi, “Nanostructured coatings obtained by pulsed laser deposition for optoelectronics and spintronics applications ”, 2007
  21. Gabriel Socol, "Biomaterials thin films obtained by pulsed laser deposition method for a new generation of medical implants", 2006
  22. Rodica Cristescu, “Laser material interactions: laser processing of polymer thin films for biomedical applications,” 2005
  23. Carmen Ristoscu, Synthesis, processing and characterization of thin films by high intensity laser radiation,” 2003
  24. Monica Iliescu, “Study of manganese and carbonate doped octocalcium phosphate and HA films obtained on titan by pulsed laser deposition (PLD),” 2003
  25. Cristian Petre, “Contributions to the spatial and temporal controlled generation and propagation of laser radiation. Applications to the thermal treatment of materials surfaces,” 2002
  26. Valentin Nelea, “Growth and characterization of HA thin films obtained by pulsed laser deposition (PLD) method,” 2002
  27. Corneliu Ghica, “Study of thin films obtained by laser ablation: Manganese with colossal magnetoresistence: La0.6Y0.07Ca0.33MnO3-δ,” 2000
  28. Johnny Neamtu, “Interaction of laser radiation and substance in solid, liquid phase or/and plasma,” 2000
  29. Magdalena Ulmeanu, “Study of systems under irradiation treatment; thin films used as mirrors for soft X-ray fields,” 1999
  30. Eniko Gyorgy, “Synthesis, deposition, and characterization of thin films by laser radiation,” July 1998
  31. Stefan Amarande, “Beam quality anticipation for a gas-transport laser,” July 1996
  32. Aurel Andrei, “Researches on laser-irradiated surface physics,” 1995
  33. Andrei Barborica, "Corrugation of surfaces under laser irradiation," 1994


Fellowships, working stages

International Conference Organizing

Membership of Professional Societies

International Journals/Contracts

Publications and patents

Management of international projects

Coordinator of participations in international contracts by the National Institute for Lasers, Plasma and Radiation Physics – INFLPR, Bucharest Romania:
  1. 247 EUREKA/10,10,2005-2009 Hydroxyapatite nanocomposite ceramics- new alternate materials and devices for osseous implants
  2. MNT-07 - 012/08, Advanced nanocomposites based on hydroxyapatite for applications in medicine 
  3. ECO-NET -“Dépôts de phosphates de calcium silicatés à usage de biomatériaux” 2008-2009
  4. NATO CLG 982793: “Nanocrystalline and amorphous thin films for sensor applications”; partners: Institute of Nanonostructures Technology and Analytics, University of Kassel, Germany, University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy, Thin Films Technology Laboratory, Department of Physics, Sofia Bulgaria
  5. DECHIR-CHAFILI-IB7320-111073/1: Deposition - Characterization - Irradiation of Chalcogenide Films for Lithography, 2005–2008; partners: Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland; A. F. IOFFE Physico-Technical Institute, Russia
  6. EUREKA (BIONANOCOMPOSIT E!3033) 37/2005: Hydroxyapatite nanocomposite ceramics – new implant material for bone substitute, 2005–2006; coordinator: University of Riga, Latvia
  7. NANOPHOS IST-2001-39112: Nanostructured Photonic Sensors, 2002–2005; 14 partners; coordinator: National Hellenic Research Foundation, Athens, Greece
  8. PHOREMOST INFSO-IST-511616: Nanophotonics to realize molecular-scale technologies; coordinator: Laboratorio Europeo di spettroscopie non-lineari, Italy
  9. NATO PST.CLG 980464: Controlled thin film doping by two synchronized laser systems for nano-electronic applications, 2003–2004; coordinator: National Hellenic Research Foundation, Athens, Greece
  10. NATO PST.CLG. 977325: Multiwavelength plasma investigations for applications in thin film deposition and processing, 2002–2003; coordinator: National Hellenic Research Foundation, Athens, Greece
  11. FENIKS G5RD-CT-2001-00535: Ferromagnetic semiconductors and novel magnetic semiconductor heterostructures for improved knowledge on spintronics, 2001­–2005; 16 partners; coordinator: IMEC, Leuven, Belgium
  12. SIMI G5RD-CT-2000-00423: Surface Improvement of Metal Implants: New Preparation Methods and New Materials, 2000–2004; 10 partners; coordinator: Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France
  13. PHARE Contract RO9602-02-02-L024: Enhanced Free Running Laser Device for Surface Cleaning, 2000; other partners: Foundation for Research and Technology – Hellas, Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser (FORTH-IESL)
  14. INCO-Copernicus IC15-CT98-0807: Inter-European pulsed laser deposition network for novel materials (INPULSNET), 1998–2000; 6 partners; coordinator: Foundation for Research and Technology – Hellas, Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser (FORTH-IESL)
  15. International Atomic Energy Agency Contract no. 6642/R2/RB: Spectroscopic and transport studies of plasmas near material walls; Plasma interaction with wall materials; Laser and plasma surface studies, 1992–1996

    Coordinator of INFLPR participation in bilateral agreements:

  1. Ultrafast electronic and structural dynamics in thin films of charge density wave compounds, Romania - Slovenia Cooperation In Science and Technology 2008 - 2009  
  2. Nanostructured Thin Films Fabricated by Advanced Laser Techniques with Applications in Nanoelectronics, Spintronics, Biology and Medicine, Bilateral Scientific and Technological Cooperation Between Cyprus and Romania
  3. Réalisation par techniques laser  avancées de structures multicouches biomimétiques pour la régénération  des tissues minéralisés Scientific Collaboration Brancusi Program, ICSI-CNRS, Mulhouse, France, 14775SL, 2007-2008 Scientific Collaboration Brancusi Program, ICSI-CNRS, Mulhouse, France, 14775SL, 2007-2008
  4. Mémoires tridimensionnelles a l’échelle nanométrique: stockage et lecture par des impulsions laser ultra-brèves, Scientific Collaboration Brancusi Program, LP3-CNRS, Marseille, France, 14813TE, 2007-2008
  5. New biomimetic calcium phosphate coatings for metallic implants; theme 36, Program of scientific and technological cooperation between Italy and Romania, 2006-2008
  6. Pulsed laser deposition of oxide thin films for gas sensing and optoelectronics applications, 2006–2008; partner: Institute of Electronics, Sofia, Bulgaria
  7. Laser interactions for new advanced applications in medicine, biology, and/or opto(nano)-electronics, 2006–2008; partner: Natural Sciences Center of General Physics Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
  8. Laser produced plasma: spectroscopic diagnostics and applications in thin films deposition and characterizations, 2006-2008, Serbian Academy Of Sciences and arts and Physics Institute of Belgrade, Serbia.
  9. Micro- and nano-patterned surfaces and magnetic nanoparticles as a new generation in biomaterials, 2006–2007; partner: Institute of Solid State Physics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria
  10. Thin films obtained by pulsed laser deposition and matrix assisted pulsed laser evaporation, 2005-2007; partner: Institute of Physics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic
  11. Thin films and structures for medical, chemical and biological applications, 2005–2007; 2003–2005; partner: Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israeli Academy of Sciences and Humanism, Israel
  12. Optical, magnetic and electrical properties of nanostructured layers obtained by PLD for new applications in sensing, waveguides, spintronics and advanced electrical measurements, 2004–2007; partner: Institute of Solid State Physics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria
  13. Bilateral Agreement, 2003–2006, SOCRATES Program: for Higher Education (ERASMUS); partners: Institute of Physics and Chemistry of Materials, Strasbourg, France; National Institute for Applied Sciences (NIAS), Strasbourg, France
  14. Artificial structures with magnetic, optical and mechanical properties obtained by reactive pulsed laser deposition (RPLD), CNRS Contract, 1998–2006; partners: Institute of Physics and Chemistry of Materials, Strasbourg, France; National Institute for Applied Sciences (NIAS), Strasbourg, France
  15. Pulsed laser deposition of optical and magnetic thin films, 2003-2005; partner: Institute of Electronics, Sofia, Bulgaria
  16. Laser deposition of thin oxide films for optoelectronic devices, 2004; partner: Department of Physics, University of Lecce, Italy
  17. Material processing by pulsed laser ablation: plasma diagnostics and theoretical modeling, 2002–2004; partner: Laboratory of Lasers, Plasmas and Photonics, Mediterranean University (Aix-Marseille II), Marseille, France
  18. Pulsed laser deposition of thin films, 2002–2004; partner: Institute of Physics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic
  19. Electrophysical and optical properties of CNx-Si, WCx-Si, AlNx-Si, SiCx-Si and BNx-Si heterostructures, 2001–2004; partner: Institute of Solid State Physics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria
  20. Pulsed laser deposition of thin oxide films, 2000–2003; partner: Institute of Electronics, Sofia, Bulgaria
  21. Surface laser modification of metal/ceramic thin films materials for microelectronics and sensor techniques, 2000–2003; partner: J. Malinowski Central Laboratory of Photoprocesses, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria;
  22. Pulsed laser deposition and processing of thin films, 2000–2002; partner: Department of Experimental Physics, University of Szeged, Hungary;
  23. Cooperation Project, 2000; partner: University of Orléans, France;
  24. Thin film and multilayer systems diagnostics and technology, 1999–2002; partner: Institute of Physics, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia

Management of national projects

  1. Contracts under the National Program for Research, Development, and Innovation
  1. Contracts under the Center of Excellence Program
  2. ORIZONT 2000 National Program, 1990–2001
  3. Lasers and Applications National Contract, 1975–1990: various research themes on laser interactions