Nicolae CruceruPh.D. Nicolae CRUCERU
Assoc. Prof.


Telefon
: +40721368355; +40755156500
Email: crucerunick@yahoo.com


Address:
Faculty of Geography, University Spiru Haret of Bucharest, 13th Ion Ghica Str., Sector 6, Bucharest


 

RESEARCH TOPICS


PERIGLACIAL GEOMORPHOLOGY

  • Periglacial processes and landforms in Romanian Carpathians;
  • Alpine permafrost distribution: mapping, modelling and controlling factors;
  • Interactions between geomorphic processes and trees (dendrogeomorphology);
  • Impact of climate change on periglacial environment;

SLOPE PROCESSES, MASS MOVEMENT

  • Mapping of landslide;
  • The impact of processes on the environment;

PROIECTE DE CERCETARE


  • A map of geomorphologic risk exposure of Romanian territory. From the scale 1:50000, grant CNCSIS, 2001 – 2003 – member;
  • Conservation of biodiversity management. Implementation of protected areas in Romania. Sectunea nature reserves., project MAPM, 2002-2003 – member;
  • Saratel Basin. The study of geomorphology, grant CNCSIS-TD, 2007 – 2008 – director;
  • Forecast models of the mud spill in suspension, depending on the characteristics of rocks, soils and the use of land, the representative basins, grant CNCSIS, 2008 – 2011 – member;


PUBLICATIONS (SELECTIVE)


BOOKS AND BOOK CHAPTERS

  • Zăvoianu I., Herişanu Gh., Marin Cornelia, Cruceru N., Parichi M., Vartolomei F. (2011), Quantitative relationships between suspended sediment yield and environmental factors, pg. 324, Ed. Transversal, Bucharest, ISBN: 978-606-605-021-0;
  • Cruceru N. (2011), Saratel Basin. The study of geomorphology, Ed. Transversal, Bucharest, p. 230, 978-606-605-006-7;
  • Petrescu I., Barbu Cristina, Cruceru N. (2011), Environmental Management, Ed. University Craiova, Craiova, p. 208, 978-606-14-0172-7;
  • Cruceru N. (2008), Introduction in regional geography of Romania, Ed. Fundaţiei România de Mâine, Bucharest, p. 355, ISBN: 978-973-163-224-7;
  • Posea Gr., Cruceru N. (2005), Geomorphology, Ed. Fundaţiei România de Mâine, Bucharest, p 364., ISBN: 973-725-317-5;

PUBLICATIONS

  • Popescu R., Vespremeanu-Stroe A., Onaca Al., Cruceru N. (2014), Permafrost research in the granitic massifs of Southern Carpathians (Parâng Mountains), Zeitschrift fur Geomorphologie, 58(1), ISSN 0372-8854, DOI: 10.1127/0372-8854/2014/0145;
  • Zăvoianu I., Cruceru N., Herișanu Gh. (2013), Morphometry elements of hydrographic basins wit huse in the characterization of relief, The journal of Geomorphology, no.15, Geomorfologilor Association of Romania, Ed. University Of Bucharest p. 87-96, Bucharest; ISSN 1453-5068;
  • Stoica I. V., Braghina C., Cruceru N. (2012), The impact of population on the environment in the Buzau Subcarpathians, Conference Proceedings, Volume IV, SGEM 2012 (Forest Ecosystem, Soils, Air pollution and climate chenge, Renawa ble energy sources and clean tehnologies, Recycling, Environmental Economics), p. 1137-1144, ISSN: 1314-2704, Sofia, Bulgaria;
  • Zavoianu I., Herisanu Gh., Cruceru N. (2012) – Morphometric features of the river network from the Bârlad catchment, Geographical Phorum, Volumul XI, No. 1, Geograohical studies and environment protection research, Craiova, pg. 62-70, ISSN 1583-1523;
  • Cruceru N., Herisanu Gh. (2011), The codification of the rivers network and basins from the Sărăţel morpho-hydrographic system (Buzău), Geographical seminar works Dimitrie Cantemir, No. 31, 81-88, Iasi, ISSN 1222-989X;
  • Zavoianu I., Herisanu Gh., Cruceru N. (2011),  Morphometric features of relirf units from Bârlad river basin, Present Environment and Sustainable Development, Volume 5, no. 1/2011, Iași, p. 131-142;
  • Cruceru N., Herişanu Gh. (2010) – The dynamics of the presentr processes within the Saratel catchment area, Geographical Phorum, No. 9, Geograohical studies and environment protection research, Craiova, p. 17-30, ISSN 1583-1523;
  • Herisanu Gh., Zăvoianu I., Cruceru N. (2010) – Toolbox for determining the volume of eroded material from the catchement. Annals of DAAAM for 2010, International DAAAM Symposium „Intelligent Manufacturing & Automation – Focus On Interdisciplinar Solutions” Editor B.[ranko] Katalinic, volume 21, no.1, pg. 687-688, ISSN 1726-9679, ISBN 978-3-901509-73-5, Zadar, Croatia;
  • Stanila A. L., Parichi M., Cruceru N. (2010) – Pedogenetic soil enfranchisement of the relict Getic Piedmont, Scientific papers, Series A, LIII, Agronomy, University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Bucharest, Faculty of Agriculture, p. 41-46, ISSN 1222-5339;
  • Zavoianu I., Herisanu Gh., Cruceru N. (2009) – Classification and Codification Systems for Stream Networks and Drainage Basin, Annals of DAAAM for 2009 & Proceeding of the 20th International DAAM Symposium, ISBN 978-3-901509-70-4, ISSN 1726-9679, p 358, Editor Katalinic B., Published by DAAAM International, Vienna, Austria, p. 715-716;
  • Zavoianu I., Herisanu Gh., Cruceru N. (2009) – Classification Systems for the Hydrographical Network, Geographical Phorum, No. 8, Geograohical studies and environment protection research, Craiova, p. 58-63, ISSN 1583-1523;
  • Vespremeanu-Stroe A., Micu M., Cruceru N. (2007) – The 3D analysis of Valea Viei mudflow morphodinamics, Buzău Subcarpathians, The journal of Geomorphology, no.8, Geomorfologilor Association of Romania, Ed. University Of Bucharest, p. 95-108, ISSN 1453-5068;
  • Vespremeanu-Stroe A., Mihai B., Cruceru N., Preoteasa L. (2004), The freeze-thaw cycles frequency in the Romanian Carpathians, Revue Roumaine de Geographie, tomes 47-48, 2003-2004, Ed. Romanian Academy, Bucharest pg. 147-156, ISSN 1220-5311;
  • Cruceru N. (2005) – Geomorphological observations in the Saratel basin, The journal of Geomorphology, no.5, Geomorfologilor Association of Romania, Ed. University Of Bucharest, p. 143-149, ISSN 1453-5068;