The Center for Advanced Research in Applied Informatics (CAIA) at University of Craiova, lead by Prof. Ion Iancu, Ph.D., has as main research interests the following domains: Data Mining, Decision Support Systems, Natural Language Processing, Evolutionary Computation, Support Vector Machines and Artificial Neural Networks.
The Pattern Recognition and Image Processing Group at the Ştefan cel Mare University of Suceava, lead by Prof. Eng. Stefan-Gheorghe Pentiuc, Ph.D., focuses on advanced methods for Pattern Recognition and Image Processing, Distributed Artificial Intelligence and Robotics.
The ECODAM Research Group, within the Alexandru-Ioan Cuza University of Iasi is lead by Prof. Henri Luchian, Ph.D. The group focuses on Optimization Problems, Evolutionary Computation and Data Mining.