Articles published by the members of the Centre for Regional Geography in journals included in Web of Science

(selected titles, 2010-2024)


2010   2011  2012   2013   2014   2015   2016   2017   2018   2019   2020   2021  2022  2023  2024

Members of the Centre for Regional Geography…




Bîrsănuc Elena-Manuela, Man Titus-Cristian (2023), Isn’t the glass ceiling thick enough? Mapping perceptions on women’s economic empowerment in North-West Region of Romania, Cogent Social Sciences, 9(1), 2242612, DOI: 10.1080/23311886.2023.2242612

Pop Ana-Maria, Marian-Potra Alexandra-Camelia, Hognogi Gheorghe-Gavrilă (2023), The COVID-19 Pandemic as Catalyst for Virtual Events, Journal of Settlements and Spatial Planning, 14(1), 13-23, DOI: 10.24193/JSSP.2023.1.02

Pop Ana-Maria, Marian-Potra Alexandra-Camelia, Hognogi Gheorghe-Gavrilă, Nagy Júlia A. (2023), Cultural Content of Independent Creative Spaces During the COVID-19 Pandemic, The Professional Geographer, 75(4), 562-576, DOI: 10.1080/00330124.2022.2146594

Safarov Bahodir, Indrie Liliana, Costea Monica, Turza Alexandru, Avazov Komil, Baias Ştefan, Ilieş Dorina Camelia, Zdrinca Mihaela, Pantea Emilia, Ilieş Gabriela, Hodor Nicolaie, Pereş Ana Cornelia (2023), Non-invasive analytical methods applied in the study of cultural heritage artefacts, Industria textilă, 74(3), 321-331, DOI: 10.35530/IT.074.03.202220

Strapazan Carina, Irimuş Ioan-Aurel, Şerban Gheorghe, Man Titus-Cristian, Sassebes Laura (2023), Determination of Runoff Curve Numbers for the Growing Season Based on the Rainfall-Runoff Relationship from Small Watersheds in the Middle Mountainous Area of Romania, Water, 15(8), 1452, DOI: 10.3390/w15081452

Trif Septimius, Bilaşco Ştefan, Petrea Dănuţ, Roşca Sanda, Fodorean Ioan, Vescan Iuliu (2023), Spatial Modeling through GIS Analysis of Flood Risk and Related Financial Vulnerability: Case Study: Turcu River, Romania, Applied Sciences, 13(17), 9869, DOI10.3390/app13179869


Benedek József, Ursu Cosmina-Daniela, Varvari, Ştefana (2022), Growth pole policy’s induced development and spatial inequalities in the metropolitan areas of Romania- a critical assessment, Tér és Társadalom, 36(3), 47-67, DOI10.17649/TET.36.3.3435

Bilaşco Ştefan, Hognogi Gheorghe-Gavrilă, Roşca Sanda, Pop Ana-Maria, Vescan Iuliu, Fodorean Ioan, Marian-Potra Alexandra-Camelia, Sestraş Paul (2022), Flash Flood Risk Assessment and Mitigation in Digital-Era Governance Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicle and GIS Spatial Analyses Case Study: Small River Basins, Remote Sensing, 14(10), 2481, DOI: 10.3390/rs14102481

Bîrsănuc Elena-Manuela (2022), Mapping gendered vulnerability to energy poverty in Romania, Applied Spatial Analysis and Policy, 15(4), 1319-1338, DOI: 10.1007/s12061-022-09442-6

Codrea Paula Minerva, Bilaşco Ştefan, Roşca Sanda, Irimuş Ioan-Aurel, Vescan Iuliu, Rusu Raularian, Fodorean Ioan, Sestraş Paul (2022), The Integrated Assessment of Degraded Tourist Geomorphosites to Develop Sustainable Tourism: A Case Study of Gradina Zmeilor Geomorphosite, North-West Region, Romania, Applied Sciences-Basel, 12(19), 9816, DOI: 10.3390/app12199816

Costea, Andreea, Bilaşco Ştefan, Irimuş Ioan-Aurel, Roşca Sanda, Vescan Iuliu, Fodorean Ioan, Sestraş Paul (2022), Evaluation of the Risk Induced by Soil Erosion on Land Use. Case Study: Guruslău Depression, Sustainability, 14(2), 652, DOI: 10.3390/su14020652

Grama Vasile, Ilieş Gabriela, Safarov Bahodirhon, Ilieş Alexandru, Caciora Tudor, Hodor Nicolaie, Ilieş Dorina Camelia, Kieti Damiannah, Berdenov Zharas, Josan Ioana, Uulu Kurmanbek Narynbek (2022), Digital Technologies Role in the Preservation of Jewish Cultural Heritage: Case Study Heyman House, Oradea, Romania, Buildings, 12(10), 1617, DOI: 10.3390/buildings12101617

Holobâcă Iulian-Horia, Benedek József, Ursu Cosmina-Daniela, Alexe, Mircea, Temerdek-Ivan, Kinga (2022), Ratio of Land Consumption Rate to Population Growth Rate in the Major Metropolitan Areas of Romania, Remote Sensing, 14(23), 6016, DOI: 10.3390/rs14236016

Ilieş Alexandru, Caciora Tudor, Marcu Florin, Berdenov Zharas, Ilieş Gabriela, Safarov Bahodirhon, Hodor Nicolaie, Grama Vasile, Al Shomali Maisa Ali, Ilieş Dorina Camelia, Gaceu Ovidiu, Costea Monica, Kieti Damiannah (2022), Analysis of the Interior Microclimate in Art Nouveau Heritage Buildings for the Protection of Exhibits and Human Health, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19(24), 16599, DOI: 10.3390/ijerph192416599

Ilieş Dorina Camelia, Safarov Bahodirhon, Caciora Tudor, Ilieș Alexandru, Grama Vasile, Ilieş Gabriela, Huniadi Anca, Berdenov Zharas, Hodor Nicolaie, Şandor Mircea, Balázs Zsarnóczky Martin, Pantea Emilia, Herman Grigore Vasile, Dejeu Paula, Szabo-Alexi Mariana, Lóránt Dénes Dávid (2022), Museal Indoor Air Quality and Public Health: An Integrated Approach for Exhibits Preservation and Ensuring Human Health, Sustainability, 14(4), 2462, DOI: 10.3390/su14042462

Ilieş Gabriela, Ilieş Marin, Hotea Mihai, Bumbak Silviu-Vasile, Hodor, Nicolaie, Ilieş Dorina-Camelia, Caciora Tudor, Safarov Bahordihon, Morar Cezar, Valjarević Aleksandar, Berdenov Zharas, Lukić Tin, Mihajlović Marija, Niemets Liudmyla, Vasić Predrag (2022), Integrating forest windthrow assessment data in the process of windscape reconstruction: Case of the extratropical storms downscaled for the Gutâi Mountains (Romania), Frontiers in Environmental Science, 10, 926430, DOI: 10.3389/fenvs.2022.926430

Kocsis István, Bilaşco Ştefan, Irimuş Ioan-Aurel, Dohotar Vasile, Rusu Raularian, Roşca Sanda (2022), Flash Flood Vulnerability Mapping Based on FFPI Using GIS Spatial Analysis Case Study: Valea Rea Catchment Area, Romania, Sensors, 22(9), 3573, DOI: 10.3390/s22093573

Man Titus-Cristian, Andor Camelia-Florina, Bîrsănuc Elena-Manuela (2022), First Year of COVID-19. The Impact of Pandemic Waves on Public Transport Usage in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, Journal of Settlements and Spatial Planning, 13(2), 71-79, DOI: 10.24193/JSSP.2022.2.02

Marian-Potra Alexandra-Camelia, Pop Ana-Maria, Hognogi Gheorghe-Gavrilă, Nagy Júlia A. (2022), Resilience of the Romanian Independent Cultural Sector under COVID-19 Pandemic Using the Grounded Theory, Sustainability, 14(8), 4564, DOI: 10.3390/su14084564

Mureşan Gabriela-Alina, Lung Mădălin-Sebastian (2022), The Demographic Consequences of the Restructuring Process of Mining Industry in Romania. Case Study: The Petroșani Depression, Acta Montanistica Slovaca, 27(1): 254-266, DOI: 10.46544/AMS.v27i1.19

Török Ibolya, Benedek József, Gomez-Zaldivar Manuel (2022), Quantifying Subnational Economic Complexity: Evidence from Romania, Sustainability, 14(17), 10586, DOI: 10.3390/su141710586

Ursu Cosmina-Daniela, Benedek József (2022), Evolution of Built Surfaces Based on Copernicus High Resolution Layers. The Case of Growth Poles-Based Metropolitan Areas, Romania, Journal of Settlements and Spatial Planning, 13(1), 45-59, DOI: 10.24193/JSSP.2022.1.04

Vereş Valer, Benedek József, Török Ibolya (2022), Changes in the Regional Development of Romania (2000-2019), Measured with a Multidimensional PEESH Index, Sustainability, 14(21), 14500, DOI: 10.3390/su142114500


Benedek József, Ivan Kinga, Török Ibolya, Temerdek Arnold, Holobâcă Iulian-Horia (2021), Indicator-based assessment of local and regional progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): An integrated approach from Romania, Sustainable Development, 29(5), 860-875, DOI: 10.1002/sd.2180

Bilaşco Ştefan, Roşca Sanda, Vescan Iuliu, Fodorean Ioan, Dohotar Vasile, Sestraş Paul (2021), A GIS-Based Spatial Analysis Model Approach for Identification of Optimal Hydrotechnical Solutions for Gully Erosion Stabilization. Case Study, Applied Sciences-Basel, 11(11), 4847, DOI: 10.3390/app11114847

Egresi István-Oliver, Răcășan Bianca-Sorina, Dezsi Ştefan, Ilieș Marin, Ilieș Gabriela (2021), Christmas markets in city centers: how do they impact local residents and businesses?, International Journal of Tourism Cities, 7(2), 391-409, DOI: 10.1108/IJTC-03-2020-0040

Hognogi Gheorghe-Gavrilă, Marian-Potra Alexandra Camelia, Pop Ana-Maria, Mălăescu Simona (2021), Importance of watermills for the Romanian local community, Journal of Rural Studies, 86, 198-207, DOI: 10.1016/j.jrurstud.2021.05.031

Hognogi Gheorghe-Gavrilă, Pop Ana-Maria, Marian-Potra Alexandra-Camelia (2021), Faces of Marginal Housing in Romania, Sustainability13(7), 3983, DOI: 10.3390/su13073983

Hognogi Gheorghe-Gavrilă, Pop Ana-Maria, Marian-Potra Alexandra Camelia, Someşfălean Tania (2021), The Role of UAS-GIS in Digital Era Governance. A Systematic Literature Review, Sustainability, 13(19), 11097, DOI: 10.3390/su131911097

Ilieş Dorina Camelia, Marcu Florin, Caciora Tudor, Indrie Liliana, Ilieş Alexandru, Albu Adina, Costea Monica, Burtă Ligia, Baias Ştefan, Ilieş Marin, Şandor Mircea, Herman Grigore Vasile, Hodor Nicolaie, Ilieş Gabriela, Berdenov Zharas, Huniadi Anca, Wendt Jan Andrzej (2021), Investigations of Museum Indoor Microclimate and Air Quality. Case Study from Romania, Atmosphere, 12(2), 286, DOI: 10.3390/atmos12020286

Ilieș Marin, Ilieș Gabriela (2021), The Traditional Wooden Gates of Maramureș (Romania) As a Part of the Place Legitimization Processes, Transylvanian Review, 30(1), 83-98.

Ilieș Marin, Har Nicolae, Hodor Nicolaie, Ilieș Dorina Camelia, Caciora Tudor, Baias Ştefan, Akiyanova Farida, Berdenov Zharas (2021), Degradation and Geomycological Aspects Regarding the Natural Stone from Built Outdoor, Carpathian Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences, 16(2), 391-402, DOI: 10.26471/cjees/2021/016/184

Ilieș Dorina Camelia, Hodor Nicolaie, Indrie Liliana, Dejeu Paula, Ilieș Alexandru, Albu Adina, Caciora Tudor, Ilieș Marin, Barbu-Tudoran Lucian, Grama Vasile (2021), Investigations of the Surface of Heritage Objects and Green Bioremediation: Case Study of Artefacts from Maramureş, Romania, Applied Sciences-Basel, 11(14), 6643. 10.3390/app11146643

Indrie Liliana, Bonet-Aracil Marilés, Ilieș Dorina Camelia, Albu Adina, Ilieș Gabriela, Herman Grigore V., Baias Ştefan, Costea Monica (2021), Heritage ethnographic objects – antimicrobial effects of chitosan treatment, Industria Textilă, 72(3), 284-288, DOI: 10.35530/IT.072.03.1812

Marcu Florin, Hodor Nicolaie, Indrie Liliana, Dejeu Paula, Ilieș Marin, Albu Adina, Şandor Mircea, Sicora Cosmin, Costea Monica, Ilieș Dorina Camelia, Caciora Tudor, Huniadi Anca, Chiş Iuliana, Barbu-Tudoran Lucian, Szabo-Alexi Paul, Grama Vasile, Safarov Bahodirhon (2021), Microbiological, Health and Comfort Aspects of Indoor Air Quality in a Romanian Historical Wooden Church, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(18), 9908, DOI: 10.3390/ijerph18189908

Popa Nicolae, Pop Ana-Maria, Marian-Potra Alexandra Camelia, Cocean Pompei, Hognogi Gheorghe-Gavrilă, David Nicoleta Afrodita (2021), The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Independent Creative Activities in Two Large Cities in Romania, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(14), 7674, DOI: 10.3390/ijerph18147674

Török Ibolya, Croitoru Adina-Eliza, Man Titus-Cristian (2021), Assessing the Impact of Extreme Temperature Conditions on Social Vulnerability, Sustainability, 13(15), 8510, DOI: 10.3390/su13158510

Vâtcă Sorin Daniel, Stoian Valentina Ancuţa, Man Titus-Cristian, Horváth Csaba, Vidican Roxana, Gâdea Ştefania, Vâtcă Anamaria, Rotaru Ancuţa, Vârban Rodica, Moldovan Cristina, Stoian Vlad (2021), Agrometeorological Requirements of Maize Crop Phenology for Sustainable Cropping-A Historical Review for Romania, Sustainability, 13(14), 7719, DOI: 10.3390/su13147719

Wendt Jan A., Grama Vasile, Ilieș Gabriela, Mikhaylov Andrey S., Borza Sorin G., Herman Grigore V., Bogdal-Brzezinska Agnieszka (2021), Transport Infrastructure and Political Factors as Determinants of Tourism Development in the Cross-Border Region of Bihor and Maramureş. A Comparative Analysis, Sustainability, 13(10), 5385, DOI: 10.3390/su13105385

Wendt Jan A., Indrie Liliana, Dejeu Paula, Albu Adina, Ilieș Dorina Camelia, Costea Monica, Caciora Tudor, Ilieș Gabriela, Hodor Nicolaie, Josan Ioana, Berdenov Zharas, Grama Vasile, Safarov Bahodir (2021), Natural Sources in Preventive Conservation of Naturally Aged Textiles, Fibres & Textiles in Eastern Europe, 5(149), 80-85, DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0014.9309


Acree Autumn, Weindorf, David C., Paulette, Laura, van Gestel, Natasja, Chakraborty, Somsubhra, Man, Titus, Jordan, Cynthia, Prieto, Jose Luis (2020), Soil classification in Romanian catenas via advanced proximal sensors, Geoderma, 377, 114587. DOI: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2020.114587

Banc Ştefana, Croitoru Adina-Eliza, David Nicoleta Afrodita, Scripca, Andreea-Sabina (2020), Changes Detected in Five Bioclimatic Indices in Large Romanian Cities over the Period 1961-2016, Atmosphere, 11(8), 819. DOI: 10.3390/atmos11080819

Bîrsănuc Elena-Manuela, Cociş Emanuela-Adina, Gligor Viorel, Man Titus-Cristian, Nicula Alexandru-Sabin, Stoica Mihnea-Simion (2020), Performing Democracy. An Analysis of Church-Based Electoral Capital in Romania, Transylvanian Review, 29(Suppl. 2), 291-309, ISSN 1221-1249

Croitoru Adina-Eliza, Man Titus-Cristian, Vâtcă Sorin Daniel, Kobulniczky Béla, Stoian Vlad (2020), Refining the Spatial Scale for Maize Crop Agro-Climatological Suitability Conditions in a Region with Complex Topography towards a Smart and Sustainable Agriculture. Case Study: Central Romania (Cluj County), Sustainability, 12(7), 2783. DOI: 10.3390/su12072783

Dolean Bogdan-Eugen, Bilaşco Ştefan, Petrea Dănuţ, Moldovan Ciprian, Vescan Iuliu, Roşca Sanda, Fodorean Ioan (2020), Evaluation of the Built-Up Area Dynamics in the First Ring of Cluj-Napoca Metropolitan Area, Romania by Semi-Automatic GIS Analysis of Landsat Satellite Images, Applied Sciences, Basel, 10(21), 7722. DOI: 10.3390/app10217722

Hognogi Gheorghe-Gavrilă, Pop Ana-Maria, Mălăescu Simona, Nistor Mărgărit-Mircea (2020), Increasing territorial planning activities through viewshed analysis, Geocarto International, DOI: 10.1080/10106049.2020.1730450

Ilieş Dorina Camelia, Oneţ Aurelia, Sonko Seedou Mukthar, Ilieş Alexandru, Diombera Mamadou, Gaceu Ovidiu, Baias Ştefan, Ilieş Marin, Berdenov Zharas, Herman Grigore, Sambou Alphonse, Burtă Ligia, Marcu Florin, Costea Monica (2020), Air Quality in Cellars: A Case Study of Wine Cellars in Sălacea, Romania, Folia Geographica, 62(1), 158-173

Ivan Kinga, Holobâcă Iulian-Horia, Benedek József, Török Ibolya (2020), Potential of Night-Time Lights to Measure Regional Inequality, Remote Sensing, 12(1), 33. DOI: 10.3390/rs12010033

Marian-Potra Alexandra-Camelia, Işfănescu-Ivan Ramona, Pavel Sorin, Ancuţa Cătălina (2020), Temporary Uses of Urban Brownfields for Creative Activities in a Post-Socialist City. Case Study: Timişoara (Romania), Sustainability, 12(19), 8095, DOI:

Munteanu Gabriela, Cocean Pompei (2020), The Evolution of the Romanian Agricultural Landscape, Transylvanian Review, 29(Suppl. 2), 213-226, ISSN 1221-1249

Rusu Raularian, Bodocan Voicu, Man Titus (2020), Urban Sprawl and Its Impact on Urban Tourism in Romania, Journal of Balkan and Near Eastern Studies, 22(4), 521-533. DOI: 10.1080/19448953.2020.1775403


Bîrsănuc Elena-Manuela, Man Titus-Cristian, Petrea Dănuț (2019), What does unsustainable urban sprawl bring? Spatial patterns analysis of built environment in Cluj Metropolitan Area, Journal of Settlements and Spatial Planning, 10(2), 121-130. DOI: 10.24193/JSSP.2019.2.05

Buta Mihai, Paulette Laura, Man Titus, Bartha Istvan, Negruşier Cornel, Bordea Constantin (2019), Spatial Assessment of Soil Salinity by Electromagnetic Induction Survey, Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 18(9), 2073-2081.

Cocean Pompei, Hognogi Gheorghe-Gavrilă, Pop Ana-Maria, Bejan Iurie, David Nicoleta (2019), Anthropic Valorisation of Vulnerable Areas Affected by Deep-Seated Landslides, Geoheritage, 11, 1855-1868. DOI: 10.1007/s12371-019-00397-8.

Croitoru Adina-Eliza, Dogaru Gabriela, Man Titus Cristian, Mălăescu Simona, Motricală Marieta, Scripcă Andreea-Sabina (2019), Perceived influence of weather conditions on rheumatic pain in Romania, Advances in Meteorology, Vol 2019. DOI:10.1155/2019/9187105

Drăgan Magdalena, Mureşan Gabriela-Alina, Benedek József (2019), Mountain wood-pastures and forest cover loss in Romania, Journal of Land Use Science, 14(4-6), 397-409, DOI:10.1080/1747423X.2020.1719224

Herman G.V., Ilieş Dorina C., Gaceu O., Ilieş Al., Meşter C., Ilieş M., Wendt J.A., Josan Ioana, Baias S., Dumitru M. (2019), Some considerations concerning the quality of groundwater in the NATURA 2000 Lunca Barcăului (Barcăului Meadow) Site, Romania, Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology, 20(3), 1102–1109

Hoaghia Maria-Alexandra, Cadar Oana, Hognogi Gheorghe-Gavrilă, Levei Erika, Moisa Corina, Roman Cecilia (2019), Quality and Human Health Risk Assessment of Metals and Nitrogen Compounds in Drinking Water from an Urban Area Near a Former Non-Ferrous Ore Smelter, Analytical Letters, 52(8), 1268-1281. DOI: 10.1080/00032719.2018.1536136

Indrie Lilian, Dorina Oana, Ilieş Marin, Ilieş Dorina Camelia, Lincu Andreea, Ilieş Alexandru, Baias Ştefan, Herman Grigore, Oneţ Aurelia, Costea Monica, Marcu Florin, Burta Ligia, Oana Ioan (2019), Indoor Air Quality of Museums and Conservation of Textiles Art Works. Case Study: Salacea Museum House, Romania, Industria textilă, 70(1), 88-93, ISSN 1222-5347. DOI: 10.35530/IT.070.01.1608

Ivan Kinga, Benedek József, Ciobanu Silviu M. (2019), School-age pedestrian-vehicle crashes vulnerability. Case study: Bucharest city, Romania, Sustainability, 11(4), 1214. DOI: 10.3390/su11041214

Meseşan Flaviu, Man Titus Cristian, Pop Olimpiu Traian, Gavrilă Ionela Georgiana (2019), Reconstructing snow avalanche extent using remote sensing and dendrogeomorphology in Parâng Mountains, Cold Regions Science and Technology, 157, Jan 2019, 97-109. DOI: 10.1016/j.coldregions.2018.10.002

Nicula Alexandru-Sabin, Stoica Mihnea, Bîrsănuc Elena-Manuela, Man Titus-Cristian (2019), Why do Romanians take to the streets? A spatial analysis of Romania’s 2016-2017 protests, Romanian Journal of Political Science, 19(2), 201-222.

Nistor Margarit Mircea, Man Titus Cristian (2019), Water availability variation under climate change in Turkey during 21st century, Carpathian Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences, 14(1), 19-28, DOI: 10.26471/cjees/2019/014/054

Nistor Mircea-Mărgărit, Mîndrescu Marcel, Petrea Dănuț, Nicula Alexandru-Sabin, Rai K. Praveen., Benzaghta A. Mostafa, Dezsi Ștefan, Hognogi Gheorghe-Gavrilă, Porumb-Ghiurco G. Cosmin (2019), Climate Change Impact on Crop Evapotranspiration in Turkey during 21st Century, Meteorological Applications, 26, 442-453. DOI: 10.1002/met.1774

Oneţ Aurelia, Ilieş Dorina Camelia, Ilieş Alexandru, Herman Grigore Vasile, Burtă Ligia, Marcu Florin, Buhaş Raluca, Caciora Tudor, Baias Ştefan, Oneţ Cristian, Marin Ilieş, Lincu Andreea (2019), Indoor Air Quality Assessment and its Perception. Case Study – Historic Wooden Church, Romania, Romanian Biotechnological Letters, Vol. VI, ISSN: 1224-5984 (Print), ISSN: 2248-3942 (Electronic). DOI: 10.26327/RBL2019.262

Roşca S., Simonca V., Bilaşco Şt., Vescan I., Fodorean I., Petrea D. (2019), The Assessment of Favourability and Spatio-Temporal Dynamics of Pinus Mugo in the Romanian Carpathians Using GIS Technology and Landsat Images, Sustainability, 11(13), 3678. DOI: 10.3390/su11133678, ISSN: 2071-1050

Ursu Cosmina-Daniela (2019), The Land Surface Temperature Evolution (LST) Using Landsat Scenes. Case Study: The Industrial Platform Săvineşti, Geographia Technica, 14(2), pp. 131-142. DOI: 10.21163/GT_2019.142.12


Benedek József, Török Ibolya, Máthé Csongor (2018), Evidence based designation of development regions in Romania, Regional Statistics, 8(1), 120-140. DOI:10.15196/RS080105.

Benedek József, Sebestyén Tihamér-Tibor, Bartók Blanka (2018), Evaluation of renewable energy sources in peripheral areas and renewable energy-based rural development, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 90(7), 516-535. DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2018.03.020

Bilaşco Ştefan, Roşca Sanda, Fodorean Ioan, Vescan Iuliu, Filip Sorin, Petrea Dănuţ (2018), Quantitative evaluation of the risk induced by dominant geomorphological processes on different land uses, based on GIS spatial analysis models, Frontiers of Earth Science, 12(2), 311-324. DOI: 10.1007/s11707-017-0679-3

Bilaşco Ştefan, Roşca Sanda, Păcurar Ioan, Moldovan Nicolaie, Vescan Iuliu, Fodorean Ioan, Petrea Dănuţ (2018), Roads accesibility to agricultural crops using GIS technology. Methodological approach, Geographia Technica, 13(2), 12-30. DOI: 10.21163/GT_2018.132.02

David Nicoleta, Cocean Pompei, Pop Ana-Maria, Kudor Alina (2018), Economic Reconversion of Mining Rural Sites in Brad Depression during the Transition Period (1990-2016), Transylvanian Review, XXVII(Suppl. 1), 135-142

Herbel Ioana, Croitoru Adina-Eliza, Adina Viorica Rus, Roşca Cristina Florina, Harpa Gabriela Victoria, Ciupertea Antoniu-Flavius, Rus Ionuţ (2018), The impact of heat waves on surface urban heat island and local economy in Cluj-Napoca city, Romania, Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 133(3-4), pp. 681-695, DOI: 10.1007/s00704-017-2196-4

Ilieş Marin, Ilieş Camelia Dorina, Buhas R, Ilieş Alexandru, Gaceu Ovidiu, Marcu F., Buhas Sd., Gozner Maria, Baias Ştefan (2018), Sport Activities and Leisure in Nature 2000 Protected Area – Red Valley, Romania, Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology,  19(1), 367 – 372, ISSN: 1311-5065.

Ilieş Marin, Ilieş Camelia Dorina, Oneţ Aurelia, Wendt Jan Andrej, Herman Grigore, Timar Adrian, Ilieş Alexandru, Baias Ştefan (2018), Study on microbial and fungal contamination of air and wooden surfaces inside of a historical Church from Romania, Journal of Environmental Biology, 39(6), 980 – 984, MRN-658, ISSN: 0254-8704.

Kowalczyk Cezary, Kil Jacek, Moldovan Ciprian (2018), Comparison of changes in urbanized area in Poland and Romania, Transylvanian Review, XXVII(1), spring 2018, 56-72, ISSN: 1221-1249, WOS:000432101700004

Nistor Margarit, Nicula Sabin, Cervi Federico, Man Titus, Irimuş Ioan Aurel, Surdu Ioan (2018), Groundwater vulnerability GIS models in the Carpathian Mountains under climate and land cover changes, Applied Ecology and Environmental Research, 16(4), 5095-5116. DOI: 10.15666/aeer/1604_50955116

Nistor Margarit-Mircea, Man Titus, Benzaghta Mostafa Ali, Vasu Nikhil Nedumpallile, Deszi Ştefan, Kizza Richard (2018), Land Cover and Temperature Implications for the Seasonal Evapotranspiration in Europe, Geographia Technica, 13(1), 85-108. DOI: 10.21163/GT_2018.131.09

Nagy Júlia, Benedek József (2018), Towards a Balanced Metropolitan Governance: Combating the “Back-Door” Status of Peripheral Rural Areas, Transylvanian Review, 27(1), 3-20.

Nagy Júlia, Benedek József, Ivan Kinga (2018), Measuring Sustainable Development Goals at Local Level. A Case of a Metropolitan Area in Romania, Sustainability, 10(11), 3962. DOI: 10.3390/su10113962

Papp Lelia, Pop Ana-Maria, Hognogi Gheorghe-Gavrilă, Potra Alexandra-Camelia, Huciu Dănuţ (2018), From Industrial Activities and Community Pride to No Man’s Village – Shrinking Villages in the Poiana Ruscă Mountains, Transylvanian Review, XXVII(Suppl. 1), 161-180, ISSN 2067-1016, WOS:000454849800012  

Török Ibolya (2018), Qualitative assessment of social vulnerability to flood hazards in Romania, Sustainability, 10(10), 3780. DOI: 10.3390/su10103780

Török Ibolya, Benedek József (2018), Spatial patterns of local income inequalities, Journal of Settlements and Spatial Planning, 9(2), 77-91. DOI:10.24193/JSSP.2018.2.01.


Bilaşco Ştefan, Govor Corina, Roşca Sanda, Vescan Iuliu, Filip, Sorin, Fodorean Ioan (2017), GIS model for identifying urban areas vulnerable to noise pollution: case study, Frontiers of Earth Science, 11(2), 214-228. DOI 10.1007/s11707-017-0615-6

Cebotari Sorin, Benedek József (2017), Renewable Energy Project as a Source on Innovation in Rural Communities: Lessons from the Periphery, Sustainability, 9(4), 509.  DOI: 10.3390/su9040509, IF: 2,075, IS: 0,323

Cebotari Sorin, Cristea Marius, Moldovan Ciprian, Zubașcu Florin (2017), Renewable Energy’s Impact on Rural Development in Northwestern Romania, Energy for Sustainable Development, 37, 110-123, DOI: 10.1016/j.esd.2017.02.002

Cocean Gabriela, Cocean Pompei (2017), An Assessment of Gorges for Purposes of Identifying Geomorphosites of Geotourism Value in the Apuseni Mountains (Romania), Geoheritage, March 2017, 9(1), 71-81. DOI: 10.1007/s12371-016-0180-5

Coșciug Amatolie, Ciobanu Silviu M., Benedek József (2017), The Safety of Transnational Imported Second-HandCars: A Case Study on Vehicle-to-Vehicle Crashes in Romania, Sustainability, 9(12), 2380. DOI: 10.3390/su9122380, 

Chakraborty Somsubhra, Man Titus-Cristian, Weindorf David, Paulette Laura, Shovik Deb, Bin LI, Frazier Michael (2017), Rapid assessment of smelter/mining soil contamination via portable X-ray fluorescence spectrometry and indicator kriging, 306, 108-119, Geoderma. DOI: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2017.07.003

Duda Bogdan M., Weindorf David C., Chakraborty Somsubhra, Li Bin, Man Titus, Paulette Laura, Deb Shovik (2017), Soil characterization across catenas via advanced proximal sensors, Geoderma, 298, 78-91. DOI: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2017.03.017

Hoaghia Maria-Alexandra, Levei Erika-Andrea, Cadar Oana, Senila Marin, Hognogi Gheorghe-Gavrilă (2017), Assessment of Metal Contamination and Ecological Risk in Urban Soils Situated near a Metallurgical Complex, Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 16(7), 1623-1630.

Ilieş Marin, Ilieş Gabriela, Hotea Mihai, Wendt Jan Andrej (2017), Geomorphic attributes involved in sustainable ecosystem management scenarios for the Ignis-Gutai Mountains Romania, Journal of Environmental Biology, 38(6), 1121 – 1127, ISSN: 0254-8704. DOI: 10.22438/jeb/38/5(SI)/GM-32

Koch Jaco, Chakraborty Somsubhra, Bin LI, van Deventer Piet, Daniell Angelique, Pearson Delaina, Faul Cindy, Man Titus-Cristian, Duda Bogdan, Weindorf David, Weindorf Camille, Kucera Jennifer Moore (2017), Proximal sensor analysis of mine tailings in South Africa: An exploratory study, Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 181, 45-57. DOI: 10.1016/j.gexplo.2017.06.020.

Lang Thilo, Török Ibolya (2017), Metropolitan region policies int he European Union: following national, European or neoliberal agendas?, International Planning Studies, 22(1), 1-13. DOI:10.1080/13563475.2017.1310652.

Nistor Mircea-Mărgărit, Cheval Sorin, Gualtieri F. Alessandro, Dumitrescu Aexandru, Boţan E. Vanessa, Berni Alex, Hognogi Gheorghe-Gavrilă, Irimuş Ioan-Aurel, Porumb-Ghiurco G. Cosmin (2017), Crop evapotranspiration assessment under climate change in the Pannonian basin during 1991-2050, Meteorological Applications, 24(1), 84-91. DOI: 10.1002/met.160.

Roșca Cristina Florina, Harpa Gabriela Victoria, Croitoru Adina-Eliza, Herbel Ioana, Imbroane Alexandru Mircea, Burada Doina Cristina (2017), The impact of climatic and non-climatic factors on land surface temperature in southwestern Romania, Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 130(3-4), pp. 775-790, DOI: 10.1007/s00704-016-1923-6.

Roșca Sanda, Bilașco Ștefan, Păcurar Ioan, Colniță Dorel, Fodorean Ioan, Vescan Iuliu, Petrea Dănuţ, Păcurar Horea (2017), Quantitative evaluation of forest favourability using GIS database in a hill area in the Transylvania Depression, Romania, Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk, 8(2), 1914-1934. DOI:  10.1080/19475705.2017.1401012

Török Ibolya (2017), Assessment of social vulnerability to natural hazards in Romania, Carpathian Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences, 12(2), 549-562.

Török Ibolya (2017), Migration patterns and core-periphery relations from the Central and Eastern- European perspective, European Review, 25(3), 1-18. DOI:10.1017/S1062798717000059


Benedek József, Ciobanu Silviu Marian, Man Titus Cristian (2016), Hotspots and social background of urban traffic crashes: A case study in Cluj-Napoca (Romania), Accident, Analysis and Prevention, 87, 117-126. DOI:10.1016/j.aap.2015.11.026.

Croitoru Adina-Eliza, Piticar Adrian, Ciupertea Antoniu-Flavius, Roşca Cristina Florina (2016), Changes in heat wave indices in Romania over the period 1961-2015, Global and Planetary Change, 146, pp. 109-121, DOI: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2016.08.016.

Ilieș Alexandru, Wendt Jan Andrej, Ilieș Dorina Camelia, Herman Grigore Vasile, Ilieș Marin, Deac Anca Luminița (2016), The patrimony of wooden churches, built between 1531 and 2015, in the Land of Maramureş, Romania, Journal of Maps, 12(sup. 1), 597-602. DOI: 10.1080/17445647.2016.1243075.

Ilovan Oana-Ramona, Scridon Ioana, Havadi-Nagy Kinga Xénia, Huciu Dănuț​​​ ​​​​​​​​(2016), Tracing the Military Frontier District of Năsăud. Territorial Identity and Regional Development,​ Mitteilungen der Österreichischen Geographischen Gesellschaft, 158, 215-244, Wien, ISBN 978-3-901313-28-8 – ISSN 0029-9138. DOI: 10.1553/moegg158s215

Roşca Sanda, Bilaşco Ştefan, Petrea Dănuţ, Vescan Iuliu, Fodorean Ioan (2016), Comparative assessment of landslide susceptibility. Case study: the Niraj river basin (Transylvania depression, Romania), Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk, 6(3), 1043-1064. DOI: 10.1080/19475705.2015.1030784.


Benedek József, Bajtalan Hunor (2015), Recent regionalisation discourses and projects in Romania with special focus on the Székelyland, Transylvanian Review of Administrative Sciences, 44E, 23-41.

Ciobanu Silviu M., Benedek József (2015), Spatial characteristics and public health consequences of road traffic injuries in Romania, Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 14:11, 2689-2702. 

Dezsi Ștefan, Ciangă Nicolae, Oprea Marius G., Rusu Raularian (2015), Traditions, Adaptability and Trends. A Review of Higher Education and Research Tendencies in Tourism Geography in Romania, Transylvanian Review, XXIV (Suppl. 1), 307-318, Romanian Academy, Center for Transylvanian Studies, Cluj-Napoca, ISSN 2067-1016.

Dezsi Ștefan, Nistor Mărgărit-Mircea, Man Titus Cristian, Rusu Raularian (2015), The GIS Assessment of a Winter Sports Resort Location. Case Study: Beliș District, Western Carpathians, Carpathian Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences, 10(1), 223-230, ISSN 1842-4090.

Ivan Kinga, Haidu Ionel, Benedek József, Ciobanu Silviu M. (2015), Identification of traffic accident risk-prone areas under low lighting conditions, Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences Discussions, 15(9), 2059-2068. DOI: 10.5194/nhess-15-2059-2015.

Paulette Laura, Man Titus, Weindorf David, Person Taylor (2015), Rapid assessment of soil and contaminant variability via portable x-ray fluorescence spectroscopy: Copşa Mică, Romania, Geoderma 243, 130–140. DOI: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2014.12.025.

Roşca Sanda, Bilaşco Ştefan, Petrea Dănuţ, Fodorean Ioan, Vescan Iuliu (2015), Bankfull discharge and stream power influence on the Niraj river morphology, Carpathian Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences, 10(1), 133-146.

Roşca Sanda, Bilaşco Ştefan, Petrea Dănuț, Fodorean Ioan, Vescan Iuliu, Filip Sorin (2015), Application of landslide hazard scenarios at annual scale in the Niraj River basin (Transylvania Depresion, Romania), Natural Hazards, 77, 1573-1595. DOI 10,1007/s11069-015-1665-2.

Weindorf David C., Chakraborty Somsubhra, Abdalsamad Abdalsatar Ali Aldabaa, Paulette Laura, Corti Giuseppe, Cocco Stefania, Michéli Erika, Wang Dandan, Li Bin, Man Titus, Sharma Aakriti, Person Taylor (2015), Lithologic discontinuity assessment in soils via portable X-ray fluorescence (PXRF) spectrometry and visible near infrared diffuse reflectance spectroscopy (VisNIR DRS), Soil Science Society of America Journal, 79(6), 1704-1716. DOI:10.2136/sssaj2015.04.0160


Benedek József, Török Ibolya (2014), County-Level Demographic Disparities in Romania, Transylvanian Review, 23(2), 138-147.

Bumbak Silviu-Vasile, Ilieş Marin (2014), Implications of Relief Configuration in the Socioeconomic System. Case Study: Mara Basin, Maramureș Land, Romania, Journal of Settlements and Spatial Planning, 3, 31-38.

Corpade Ciprian, Man Titus, Petrea Dănuţ, Corpade Ana-Maria, Moldovan Ciprian (2014), Changes in landscape structure induced by transportation projects in Cluj-Napoca periurban area usig GIS, Carpathian Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences, 9(4), 177-184, ISSN: 1842-4090, eISSN: 1844-489X, WOS:000344580900017

Dezsi Ștefan, Rusu Raularian, Ilieș Marin, Ilieș Gabriela, Bădărău Alexandru S., Roşian Gheorghe (2014), The Role of Rural Tourism in the Social and Economic Revitalisation of Lăpuș Land (Maramureș County, Romania), 14th International Multidisciplinary Scientific Geoconference SGEM on Ecology, Economics, Education and Legislation, Conference Proceedings, volume II: Ecology & Environmental Protection, STEF92 Technology, Sofia, 783-790, ISBN 978-619-7105-18-6, ISSN 1314-2704. DOI: 10.5593/sgem2014B52

Petrea Dănuţ, Bilaşco Ştefan, Roşca Sanda, Vescan Iuliu, Fodorean Ioan (2014), The determination of the landslide occurence probability by GIS spatial analysis of the land morphometric characteristics (Case study: the Transylvanian Plateau), Carpathian Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences, 9(2), 91-102

Rusu Raularian, Roşian Gheorghe, Dezsi Ștefan, Bădărău Alexandru S. (2014), The Impact of the Landslides on Land Use and Living Standards in Târnava Mică Hills, 14th International Multidisciplinary Scientific Geoconference SGEM on Ecology, Economics, Education and Legislation, Conference Proceedings, volume III: Environmental Economics, Education & Accreditation, Environmental Legislation, Multilateral Relations and Funding Opportunities, STEF92 Technology, Sofia, 463-470, ISBN 978-619-7105-19-3, ISSN 1314-2704. DOI: 10.5593/sgem2014B53

Spânu Smaranda (2014), Solidarity through a Built Medium: A Case of the Romanian National Architectural Style in Transylvania, Philobiblon: Transylvanian Journal of Multidisciplinary Research in Humanities, 19(1), July/December, 173-193, Cluj University Press, ISSN 1224-7448

Török Ibolya (2014), From growth to shrinkage: the effects of economic change on the migration processes in rural Romania, Landbauforschung – Applied Agricultural and Forestry Research, 64(3/4), 195-206. DOI:10.3220/LBF_2014_195-206.


Benedek József, Cristea Marius, Bartók Blanka (2013), The Development of renewable energy clusters in the North-West region of Romania, Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 12(2), 1535-1542.

Cocean Pompei, Filip Sorin, David Nicoleta (2013), Territorial Cohesion in Cross-Border Spatial Entities, Transylvanian Review, XXII (Suppl. 2), 288-304, Romanian Academy, Center for Transylvanian Studies, Cluj- Napoca, ISSN 2067-1016

Ilieş Marin, Dezsi Ştefan (2013), Evaluation of Tourist Flow Seasonality to Enhance Activities in Braşov-Prahova Valley Area, Journal of Settlements and Spatial Planning, Volum Special nr. 2, 293-297.

Rusu Raularian, Schreiber Wilfried (2013), Despite Romania’s EU Membership: Economic and Political Crises, Spatial Disparities, Mitteilungen der Österreichischen Geographischen Gesellschaft, 155, 91-104, ISSN 0029-9138. DOI: 10.1553/moegg155s91


Benedek József, Kurkó Ibolya (2012), Convergence or divergence? The Position of Romania in the Spatial Structure of the European Union, Transylvanian Review, 21(2), 116-125.

Corpade Ana-Maria, Corpade Ciprian, Petrea Dănuţ, Moldovan Ciprian (2012), Integrating environmental considerations into transportation planning through strategic environmental assessment, Journal of Settlements and Spatial Planning, 3(2), 115-120, ISSN 2069-3419

Filip Sorin, Cocean Pompei (2012), Urban Industrial Brownfields: Constraints and Opportunities in Romania, Carpathian Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences, 7(4), 155-164, ISSN Printed: 1842-4090, ISSN online: 1844-489X


Cocean Pompei (2011), An Efficient Model for Spatial Planning: the Territories of the Heads of Axes, Transylvanian Review of Administrative Sciences, 32/E/February, 28-38, Cluj-Napoca.

Cocean Pompei, Filip Sorin (2011), The Huntigton Boundary between Error and Bias, Transylvanian Review, XX (Suppl. 4), 197-211, Romanian Academy, Center for Transylvanian Studies, Cluj-Napoca, ISSN 2067-1016.

Máté Gabriell, Néda Zoltán, Benedek József (2011), Spring-block model reveals region-like structures, PLoS ONE 6(2):e16518. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0016518.


Cocean Radu, Cocean Pompei (2010), Conceptual Meanings of the Spatial Plan for the Sinaia-Braşov Region, Transylvanian Review of Administrative Sciences, 30E/June, 97-103, Cluj-Napoca.

Ilieş Marin, Ilieș Alexandru, Ilieș Dorina Camelia, Josan Ioana, Ilieş Gabriela (2010), The gateway of Maramureş Land. Geostrategical implications in space and time, Annales-Anali Za Istrske In Mediteranske Studije-Series Historia Et Sociologia, 20(2), 469-480, UDC 911.3:30(498.41)(091)

Pop Ana-Maria, Puiu V. (2010), Peculiarities of the New Architectural Interventions in Rural Area (Case Study: Trascău Depression, Alba County, Romania), Journal of Settlements and Spatial Planning, 1(1), 19-27.