The “Gheorghe Asachi” Technical University of Iasi holds scientific research in very high regard, with its 23 research/excellence centres, 8 research teams and accredited research laboratories.
The scientific research activity at TUIASIhas augmented and complemented the students’ education through bachelor, master, doctoral and post-doctoral study programs. TUIASI has 10 doctoral schools in 13 doctoral fields, with 493 tutored doctoral students and 175 doctoral tutors, approaching national and international priority research vectors. Three POSDRU projects (doctoral and post-doctoral grants) were developed in 2013 – projects gained as coordinator – as well as 1 POSDRU (post-doctoral grant) project as partner.
The scientific research, innovation and technological transfer activities in multi and trans-disciplinary fields were materialized by developing 441 research grants as coordinator awarded in national competitions, 197 grants as partner, 58 grants awarded in international competitions, 221 research contracts with private partners, as well as in publishing 2601 ISI papers and in registering with OSIM 35 invention patents.
The dissemination of research results and the enablement of information exchange with research groups from abroad is carried out by the ISI rated magazine – ”Environmental Engineering and Management Journal” – as well as by the “Iasi Polytechnic Institute Bulletin” – a magazine with 10 specialty section, out of which 6 are B+ rated.