Faculty of Electrical Engineering
Department of Electrical Machines and Drives
Name & first name: Trifa Viorel
Languages: English, French and some German and Russian
Hobbies: fishing, gardening, skiing
Academic Background: Degree in Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania, graduated 1969
Professor of Digital circuits and Servo-mechanisms at the Department of Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania.
Faculty of Electrical Engineering: 1964-1969, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, MSc earned 1969
Doctorate stage: 1973-1978, Polytechnic University of Timisoara, title of PhD thesis: "Stepping motor positioning control systems", Doctoral degree earned 1978, specialty of Electrical engineering
Doctorate supervisor since 1991, specialty of Electrical engineering.
Assistant Professor: 1969-1976, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Associate Professor: 1981-1991,
Professor: 1991- , Professor Emeritus: 2012, all in the same institution.
Digital Control of Electrical Machines
Servo-mechanisms & intelligent motion control.
National Reward for Applied Inventions, 1985
Nominated for Who's Who Encyclopedia -
Romanian Association of Electrical Drives
General Association of Romanian Engineers
Romanian Association of Inventors
14 printed books as first/single author or co-author
188 scientific papers (131 published in
14 national patents in the field of Motion Control Systems and applications.
More than 50 Scientific and Technologic Research Contracts.
Last updated: April 2013