Dr. Gheorghe is a professor and endowed chair of System of Systems Engineering at Old Dominion University, Virginia, USA.
His research interests include energy systems modeling, modeling and simulation, object-oriented programming, cyber-physical systems, risk analysis of critical infrastructures, and emerging technologies such as block chain. Prior of joining ODU, Dr. Gheorghe was working a senior researcher at ETH Zurich, Switzerland. He also has been senior scientist at IIASA, IAEA, and several research institutions in Romania. He is Senior Scientist with the European Institute for Risk and Communication Management (EURISC), and Vice President World Security Forum (WSF), Switzerland.