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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; Mushrooms culture, The technology of vegetables production by planting and seeding.

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.
    • Rosza Sandor, Gocan Tincuta Marta. Lazar Vasile, Andreica Ileana, Rosza Melinda, Sima Rodica, Maniutiu, Danut Nicolae (corespondent), 2017, The effect processing on chemical constituents of Agaricus ssp. Mushrooms, Notulae Botanicae Horti Agrobotanici, Cluj-Napoca.
Research grants:
  • 2002-2004, director for grant nr. 556 , support institution CNCSIS;
  • member in 8 research grants.

October, 2016

Prof. Dănuț Nicolae MĂNIUȚIU, PhD