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Professor Dănuţ Nicolae MĂNIUȚIU, PhDnicolae-maniutiu

Field of study: Vegetable growing


Date and place of birth: 07.07.1959, Cluj-Napoca

I. Education:
University studies: 1980-1984, Agronomical Institute “Dr. Petru Groza”, Faculty of Agriculture, Horticulture specialty                       PHD studies: 1998, doctor degree in Agricultural sciences, specialization Vegetables growing, PhD director: Prof. dr. Dumitru Indrea;
Areas of specialization:
  • 1985-1989, Technology of growing vegetables and ornamentals in controlled environment,“30 Decembrie” Greenhouses
  • 1987, Mushroom culture, Arad Greenhouses;
  • 1996, Management and marketing in agriculture, De Montfort University, UK.

II. Academic experience:
  • 2008- prezent, professor, Vegetable growing
  • 2002-2008, senior lecturer
  • 1995-2002, lecturer
  • 1991-1995, assistent
Department of  Horticulture and Landscaping
Tought subjects: General and special vegetable growing, Vegetable technologies, Vegetable products, Vegetable growing in ecological system;

III. Research domains of interest: vegetable growing in the field and in greenhouses, mushroom culture.
Professional affiliations:
  •  1995 – Association of Horticulturers from Romania
  • 2005 – Romanian Society for Plant Protection Transylvania
  • 2008 – Roses’ friends Society
  • 2009 – Horticulture and Forestry Society from Transylvania (founder member)
  • 2011 – Bioterra
Significant achievements:
  • Books: 7 books recognized in CNCSIS publish houses; Cultura Legumelor (coauthor), 2009, Ed. Ceres, Bucureşti.
  • Scientific papers:  coauthor 126, first author 31;
    • Măniuţiu D., Rodica Sima, 2010. The Influence of Cultivation and Fertilization Methods on Yield of Eggplants Grown in Polyethylene Greenhouse, Notulae Botanicae Horti Agrobotanici Cluj Napoca, 38(1):193-195.
    • Măniuţiu D., Rodica Sima, Diana Ficior, 2011. The influence of Substrate and Fertilization Method on Eggplants Cultivated in Polyethylene Greenhouse, Buletinul USAMV, Horticultura, 68 (1):252-256.
Research grants:
  • 2002-2004, director for grant nr. 556 , support institution CNCSIS;
  • member in 8 research grants.

October, 2016

Prof. Dănuț Nicolae MĂNIUȚIU, PhD