Carnegie Mellon University

Diana Marculescu

Diana Marculescu

David Edward Schramm Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Associate Department Head for Academic Affairs, Electrical and Computer Engineering

5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


Diana Marculescu received the Dipl.Ing. degree in computer science from the Polytechnic University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania, and the Ph.D. degree in computer engineering from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, in 1991 and 1998, respectively. She is currently a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University. Dr. Marculescu serves as Associate Department Head for Academic Affairs and is the Founding Director for the College of Engineering Center for Faculty Success at CMU. 


Marculescu and research group (ENergY Aware Computing, EnyAC) work on sustainable computing and computing for sustainability or life science applications. She regularly teaches courses on energy aware computing, computer architecture, and CAD for VLSI.

Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor Diana Marculescu talks about computing for sustainability: that is, not only making computing devices more sustainable, but also using computing expertise to help improve sustainability in other fields, such as wind generation.