Professor Georgeta BANDOC

Professor in the Meteorology-Hydrology Department

Research director Center for Coastal Research and Environmental Protection, Faculty of Geography, University of Bucharest, www.cccpm.unibuc.ro

Tel: +40 21 3053840

E-mail: bandoc@geo.unibuc.ro

Curriculum Vitae


Education and Training


  • 2015, Habilitation in Geography, thesis: Theoretical and Methodological Framework for Interdisciplinary Approaches in Geography, Faculty of Geography, University of Bucharest
  • 2005, PhD Geography, thesis: Wind Potential on the Romanian Black Sea Coast, Faculty of Geography, University of Bucharest
  • 1996, MSc Degree in Applied Climatology and Environmental Protection, Faculty of Geography, University of Bucharest
  • 1995, BSc Single Hons, Environmental Sciences, University of Bucharest, Faculty of Geography

Teaching activity


• Systemic environmental analysis               

• Geography of marine energy resources       

• Ocean-atmosphere interaction             

• Environmental protection

• Resources and energy of the environment

• Renewable energy sources and sustainable development                

• European transport and energy policies               

Research interest


• Renewable energy resources

• Modeling dynamic geographic systems

• Ocean atmosphere interaction

• Climatic changes

Selection of recent publications


• Prăvălie R.,Patriche C., Bandoc G., 2019.Spatial assessment of solar energy potential at global scale. A geographical approach.Journal of Cleaner Production, 209:692-721, (Q1 Web of Sciences)

• Prăvălie R., Piticar A., Roşca B., Sfîcă L., Bandoc G., Tişcovschi A., Patriche C., 2019. Spatio-temporal changes of the climatic water balance in Romania as a response to precipitation and reference evapotranspiration trends during 1961–2013. Catena, 172:295-312(Q1 Web of Sciences)

Bandoc G., Prăvălie R., Patriche C., Degeratu M., 2018. Spatial assessment of wind power potential at global scale. A geographical approach. Journal of Cleaner Production, 200:1065-1086, (Q1 Web of Sciences)

• Prăvălie R., Bandoc G., 2018. Nuclear energy: Between global electricity demand, worldwide decarbonisation imperativeness, and planetary environmental implications. Journal of Environmental Management, 209: 81–92 (Q1 Web of Sciences)

Bandoc G., Prăvălie R., Patriche C., Dragomir E., Tomescu M., 2018. Response of phenological events to climate warming in the southern and south-eastern regions of Romania. Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, 32: 1113–1129, (Q1 Web of Sciences)

• Prăvălie R., Patriche C., Bandoc G., 2017. Quantification of land degradation sensitivity areas in Southern and Central Southeastern Europe. New results based on improving DISMED methodology with new climate data. Catena, 158: 309–320, (Q1 Web of Sciences)

• Prăvălie R., Săvulescu I., Patriche C., Dumitraşcu M., Bandoc G., 2017. Spatial assessment of land degradation sensitive areas in southwestern Romania using modified MEDALUS method. Catena, 153: 114–130, (Q1 Web of Sciences)

• Prăvălie R., Bandoc G., Patriche C.V., Tomescu M., 2017. Spatio-temporal trends of mean air temperature during 1961–2009 and impacts on crop (maize) yields in the most important agricultural region of Romania. Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, 31: 1923–1939, (Q1 Web of Sciences)

Books / chapters (selection)

Bandoc G., 2005. Potenţialul eolian al litoralului românesc al Mării Negre. Editura Matrix Rom, 254 pagini, Bucureşti

Bandoc G., Degeratu, M., 2007. Instalaţii şi echipamente pentru utilizarea energiei mecanice nepoluante. Utilizarea energiei vântului. Editura Matrix Rom, Bucureşti

• Degeratu, M., Bandoc G., 2007. Instalaţii şi echipamente pentru utilizarea energiei mecanice nepoluante. Utilizarea energiei valurilor. Editura Matrix Rom, Bucureşti

• Florescu, A.M.S., Bandoc G., Degeratu, M., 2011. Funcţionarea unui locuinţe unifamiliale cu ajutorul energie solare. Coordonator arh. A.M. Dabija, Peisaj-Arhitectură-Tehnologie-Ambient, Ed. Universitară „Ion Mincu”, Bucureşti

Bandoc G., Chapter 12, 2012. Estimation of the Annual and Interannual Variation of Potential Evapotranspiration, pp. 251-272,In book: Evapotranspiration – Remote Sensing and Modeling,book edited by Ayse Irmak, DOI: 10.5772/18569

Bandoc G., 2013. Geografia resurselor energetice marine. Editura Matrix Rom, Bucureşti

• MineaG., Bandoc G.., Neculau, G., 2016. Seasonal statistical variability of precipitations in DOBRUDJA, pp.1-16. In book:  Extreme Weather and Impacts of Climate Change on Water Resources in the Dobrogea Region, published by IGI Global, DOI: 0.4018/978-1-4666-8438-6.ch001