Dr. Anda-Elena STANCIU

Scientific Researcher

Laboratory of Magnetism and Superconductivity



2015-2019: PhD student at University of Bucharest, Faculty of Physics, Field of study: Condensed matter physics

2013-2015: Master Degree in Physics at University of Bucharest, Faculty of Physics, Field of study: Advanced materials physics and nanostructures

2010 - 2013: Bachelor Degree in Physics at University of Bucharest, Faculty of Physics



2022-present: Scientific researcher at National Institute of Materials Physics, Magurele, Romania

2014 – 2022: Research assistant at National Institute of Materials Physics, Magurele, Romania


Research interests

Local interactions and electronic phenomena in materials with reduced dimensionality, especially in the case of nanowires and thin films.

Magnetic texturing phenomena and interfacial magnetic coupling in thin films that present magneto-resistance phenomena for applications such as sensors or multi-functional systems.


Metallic thin films deposition by magnetron sputtering;

Characterization of local atomic structures, magnetic and magneto-transport properties.


1. Tuning magnetoresistance by mastered effects: chirality and trapped fields

Project Type: PD, Start Date: 2020-09-01 End Date: 2022-10-31


1. Temperature dependent magnetic properties of NixCo1-xFe2O4: Single- and multidomain particles
Authors: Msomi, JZ; Nhlapo, TA; Stanciu, A; Greculeasa, S; Kuncser, V; Moyo, T

Published: FEB 1 2023, PHYSICA B-CONDENSED MATTER, 650, 414595, DOI: 10.1016/j.physb.2022.414595

2. Relationship between the Formation of Magnetic Clusters and Hexagonal Phase of Gold Matrix in AuxFe1-x Nanophase Thin Films
Authors: Locovei, C; Radu, C; Kuncser, A; Iacob, N; Schinteie, G; Stanciu, A; Iftimie, S; Kuncser, V

Published: APR 2022, NANOMATERIALS, 12, 1176, DOI: 10.3390/nano12071176

3. Magnetic Properties of Nanosized Fe and FeCo Systems on Trenched Mo Templates
Authors: Stanciu, AE; Schinteie, G; Kuncser, AC; Locovei, C; Trupina, L; Iacob, N; Leca, A; Borca, B; Kuncser, V

Published: SEP 2022, COATINGS, 12, 1366, DOI: 10.3390/coatings12091366

4. Influence of Thickness on the Magnetic and Magnetotransport Properties of Epitaxial La0.7Sr0.3MnO3 Films Deposited on STO (001)
Authors: Greculeasa, SG; Stanciu, AE; Leca, A; Kuncser, A; Hrib, L; Chirila, C; Pasuk, I; Kuncser, V

Published: DEC 2021, NANOMATERIALS, 11, DOI: 10.3390/nano11123389

5. High-Performance Functionalized Magnetic Nanoparticles with Tailored Sizes and Shapes for Localized Hyperthermia Applications
Authors: Craciunescu, I; Palade, P; Iacob, N; Ispas, GM; Stanciu, AE; Kuncser, V; Turcu, RP

Published: MAY 27 2021, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C, 125, 11146, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.1c01053

6. Electro-active properties of nanostructured films of cytosine and guanine nucleobases
Authors: Socol, M; Trupina, L; Galca, AC; Chirila, C; Stan, GE; Vlaicu, AM; Stanciu, AE; Boni, AG; Botea, M; Stanculescu, A; Pintilie, L; Borca, B

Published: OCT 8 2021, NANOTECHNOLOGY, 32, DOI: 10.1088/1361-6528/ac10e4

7. Unexpected magneto-functionalities of amorphous Fe-Gd thin films crossing the magnetization compensation point
Authors: Stanciu, AE; Schinteie, G; Kuncser, A; Iacob, N; Trupina, L; Ionita, I; Crisan, O; Kuncser, V

Published: MAR 15 2020, JOURNAL OF MAGNETISM AND MAGNETIC MATERIALS, 498, DOI: 10.1016/j.jmmm.2019.166173

8. Unidirectional Magnetic Anisotropy in Dense Vertically-Standing Arrays of Passivated Nickel Nanotubes
Authors: Locovei, C; Filipoiu, N; Kuncser, A; Stanciu, AE; Antohe, S; Florica, CF; Costas, A; Enculescu, I; Piraux, L; Kuncser, V; Antohe, VA

Published: DEC 2020, NANOMATERIALS, 10, DOI: 10.3390/nano10122444

9. Local configurations and atomic intermixing in as-quenched and annealed Fe1-xCrx and Fe1-xMox ribbons
Authors: Stanciu, AE; Greculeasa, SG; Bartha, C; Schinteie, G; Palade, P; Kuncser, A; Leca, A; Filoti, G; Birsan, A; Crisan, O; Kuncser, V

Published: 2018, PHILOSOPHICAL MAGAZINE, 98, 1067, DOI: 10.1080/14786435.2018.1425556

10. Significant change of local atomic configurations at surface of reduced activation Eurofer steels induced by hydrogenation treatments
Authors: Greculeasa, SG; Palade, P; Schinteie, G; Kuncser, A; Stanciu, A; Lungu, GA; Porosnicu, C; Lungu, CP; Kuncser, V

Published: APR 30 2017, APPLIED SURFACE SCIENCE, 402, DOI: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2017.01.056

11. Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes Based Cryogenic Temperature Sensor Platforms
Authors: Monea, BF; Ionete, EI; Spiridon, SI; Leca, A; Stanciu, A; Petre, E; Vaseashta, A

Published: SEP 2017, SENSORS, 17, DOI: 10.3390/s17092071

12. Tuning magneto-transport properties of Fe-Au granular thin films by cluster organization
Authors: Stanciu, AE; Kuncser, A; Schinteie, G; Palade, P; Leca, A; Greculeasa, SG; Catrina, A; Kuncser, V

Published: JUL 12 2017, JOURNAL OF PHYSICS D-APPLIED PHYSICS, 50, DOI: 10.1088/1361-6463/aa7405

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