National projects

 

Projects of the Croatian Science Foundation

ACRONYM
PROJECT LEADER
PROJECT TITLE
Duration / partial funding

ReHOHMem
Davor Dolar
Direct reuse of municipal wastewater for agriculture irrigation with membrane technologies
2017–2019

DeMSy(BioPro)2
Bruno Zelić
Development of an integrated microsystem for biocatalytic production of biodiesel

2017–2021

HATEA
Hrvoje Ivanković
Development of biocompatible hydroxyapatite-based materials for bone tissue engineering applications
2017–2021

MEAoWT
Tomislav Bolanča
Modeling of Environmental Aspects of Advanced Water Treatment for Degradation of Priority Pollutants

2015–2019

3Dmicroreactors
Domagoj Vrsaljko
Development of materials for 3D printing of microreactors

2015–2018

PharmaFate
Sandra Babić
Fate of pharmaceuticals in the environment and during advanced wastewater treatment

2015–2019

 

Zoran Mandić
High power–high energy electrochemical supercapacitor for hybrid electric vehicles

2014–2018

 

Silvana Raić-Malić
Synthesis and cytostatic evaluations of novel nitrogen heterocycles library

2014–2018

 

Zlata Hrnjak-Murgić
Development of photocatalytic polymer nanocomposites for wastewater treatment

2014–2018

 

Hrvoje Kušić
Environmental implications of the application of nanomaterials in water purification technologies

2014–2017

 

Helena Otmačić Ćurković
Environment friendly protection of metallic structures exposed to seawater

2013–2015

 

Ante Jukić
Nanostructured and functional polymer materials

2010–2013 / KONČAR Electrical Engineering Institute

 

Bruno Zelić
Sustainable bioseparation processes

2009–2012

 

Vjera Lopac
Croatian terminology in physics

2012–2011

 

Projects of the Croatian Agency for SMEs, Innovations and Investments (HAMAG-BICRO)

PROJECT LEADER
PROJECT TITLE
Duration / partial funding

Ana Lončarić Božić
Modular apparatus for wastewater treatment
2016–2017

 

Short-term financial support for the investigations of the University of Zagreb in 2017

PROJECT LEADER
PROJECT TITLE

Martina Sudar
Mathematical modeling of the biocatalytic synthesis of industrially interesting products

Nenad Bolf
Diagnostics, analysis, optimization and advanced control of the chemical industry processes

Igor Dejanović
Intensification of the chemical industry processes

Tatjana Gazivoda Kraljević
Synthesis and biological evaluation of 1,2,3-triazole derivatives of purine isosteres: coumarin and quinoline

Emi Govorčin Bajsić
Application of biocomposites as packaging materials

Ivica Gusić
Mathematical methods and applications

Marijana Hranjec
Synthesis, spectroscopic characterization and antioxidative activity of novel amide derivatives of benzimidazole and benzothiazole

Marica Ivanković
Porous polymer composites for tissue engineering

Ljerka Kratofil Krehula
Development of active packaging polymeric materials with UV-blocking and antimicrobialproperties

Marijana Kraljić Roković
Graphene-based hydrogels as active materials in supercapacitors

Krešimir Košutić
Treatment of rendering plant and municipal wastewaters by combined membrane processes

Stanislav Kurajica
Doped nanocrystalline cerium (IV) oxide

Ana Lončarić Božić
Photooxidative degradation of priority pollutants in water

Sanja Lučić Blagojević
Interfacial phenomena in multiphase polymer systems

Gordana Matijašić
Development of new dosage forms of drugs

Stjepan Milardović
Development of conductive nanometallic inks for printing sensor elements on flexible panels using ink-jet printers

Ante Jukić
Optimization of molecular interactions in polymer compounds and fluids containing cellulose nanofibers

Dragana Mutavdžić Pavlović
Coefficients of sorption of pharmaceuticals: their determination and impact on the extraction of pharmaceuticals from sediments

Helena Otmačić Ćurković
Protection of bronze historical artifacts

Jasna Prlić Kardum
Application of eutectic solvents and nanosuspensions in the extraction processes

Ivana Steinberg
Integrated analytical chemical systems: development and application of wearable wireless sensors

Domagoj Vrsaljko
Functional and non-structured polymer and other advanced materials

Dragana Vuk
Photochemical transformations of novel conjugated stilbene systems

 

Short-term financial support for the investigations of the University of Zagreb in 2016

PROJECT LEADER
PROJECT TITLE

Zvjezdana Findrik Blažević
Mathematical modeling of the biocatalytic synthesis of industrially interesting products

Nenad Bolf
Diagnostics, analysis, optimization and advanced control of the chemical industry processes

Igor Dejanović
Intensification of the chemical industry processes

Tatjana Gazivoda Kraljević
Synthesis and biological evaluation of hybrids of coumarin and 1,2,3-triazole derivatives as pharmacophores

Emi Govorčin Bajsić
Packaging materials based on biodegradable polymers and biocomposites

Ivica Gusić
Mathematical methods and applications

Marijana Hranjec
Synthesis and antitumor and antifungal activity investigations of the derivatives of benzimidazole and benzimidazo[1,2-α] quinoline

Marica Ivanković
Porous polymer composites for tissue engineering

Zvonimir Katančić
Development of packaging materials with antimicrobial surface modified by nanocomposites of an electroconductive polymer (PEDOT) and titania

Marijana Kraljić Roković
Graphene-based supercapacitors with high specific capacity

Krešimir Košutić
Membrane treatment of wastewater generated by the treatment of animal by-products

Stanislav Kurajica
Hydrothermal synthesis of nanocrystalline cerium (IV) oxide

Ana Lončarić Božić
Degradation of memantine in water by photocatalytic processes with simulated solar radiation

Sanja Lučić Blagojević
Interfacial phenomena in multiphase polymer systems

Gordana Matijašić
Development of drug carriers for oral administration

Stjepan Milardović
Development of conductive nanometallic inks for printing sensor elements on flexible panels using ink-jet printers

Sanja Papić
Advanced ultrasound-assisted photocatalytic oxidation processes in environmental protection

Dragana Mutavdžić Pavlović
Coefficients of sorption of pharmaceuticals: their determination and impact on the extraction of pharmaceuticals from sediments

Helena Otmačić Ćurković
Investigations on the influence of solvents on the properties of self-organizing monolayers of organic acids

Aleksandra Sander
Purification of fossil and alternative fuels by eutectic solvents and nanosuspensions

Ivana Steinberg
Integrated analytical chemical systems: development and application of wearable wireless sensors

Domagoj Vrsaljko
Functional and non-structured polymer and other advanced materials

Dragana Vuk
Optimization of the photocatalytic oxygenation reaction used for the functionalization of bicyclic skeleton

 

Short-term financial support for the investigations of the University of Zagreb in 2015

CODE
PROJECT LEADER
PROJECT TITLE

TP032
Igor Dejanović
Intensification of chemical industry processes

TP050
Marica Ivanković
Modification of properties of porous polymer composites for biomedical applications

TP063
Krešimir Košutić
Removal of specific pollutants from water using membrane processes

TP071
Stanislav Kurajica
Solvothermal synthesis of nanocrystalline titania

TP080
Ana Lončarić Božić
Photocatalytic degradation of pharmaceuticals in water

TP099
Sanja Papić
Purification of aqueous and hydrocarbon media using sono and photocatalysis

TP127
Aleksandra Sander
Transfer processes in disperse systems

TP160
Ana Vrsalović Presečki
Mathematical modelling of biocatalytic synthesis of industrially interesting products

TP161
Domagoj Vrsaljko
Functional and nanostructured polymer materials

TP060
Zvonimir Katančić
Development of packaging materials with PCL coating modified by nanoparticles of metal oxides

TP095
Helena Otmačić Ćurković
Protection of bronze-made cultural artefacts

TP085
Zoran Mandić
Functionalization of active electrode materials for supercapacitors

TP016
Nenad Bolf
Analysis, optimisation and advanced control of chemical technology processes

TP043
Emi Govorčin Bajsić
Biodegradable packaging materials for fruit-growing agricultural applications

PP005
Sandra Babić
Investigation of the fate of albendazol pharmaceutical in the environment

PP024
Tatjana Gazivoda Kraljević
Synthesis, antioxidative and antibacterial investigations of oxa- and azaheterocycle derivatives

PP082
Ivana Steinberg
Integrated analytical chemical systems: development and application of chemical sensors and biosensors

PP084
Irena Škorić
Functionalization of heteropolycyclic systems by photocatalytic oxygenation reaction

 

Short-term financial support for the investigations of the University of Zagreb in 2014

CODE
PROJECT LEADER
PROJECT TITLE

TP1.29
Ljerka Kratofil Krehula
PVC nanocomposites with UV protecting properties

TP1.30
Ana Lončarić Božić
Development of simulation models for degradation of pharmaceuticals in water
by advanced oxidation processes with nanoparticles

TP1.31
Domagoj Vrsaljko
Functional and nanostructured polymer composites

TP1.32
Emi Govorčin Bajsić
Degradation of PCL/TiO2 micro and nanocomposites

TP1.33
Sanja Papić
Optimization of sono and photocatalytic processes in water and hydrocarbon media aiming at protection of environment

TP1.34
Zoran Mandić
Graphene doping and functionalization of electrode surfaces

TP1.35
Bruno Zelić
Biocatalytic synthesis of industrially important chiral compounds

TP1.36
Marica Ivanković
Polymer nanocomposites for biomedical applications

TP1.37
Aleksandra Sander
Transfer processes in disperse systems

TP1.38
Nenad Bolf
Intensification, optimization and advanced control of chemical industry processes

TP1.39
Sanja Martinez
Development of water dispersion of TiO2 nanoparticles to be applied in corrosion protection of metal surfaces

TP1.40
Stanislav Kurajica
Preparation of nanocrystalline TiO2 by a modified sol-gel process

TP1.41
Krešimir Košutić
Reverse osmosis and nanofiltration removal of N-nitrosamines from water – determination of diffusion and partition coefficients

PP1.1
Sandra Babić
Advanced analytical methods for tracing of pharmaceuticals in the environment

PP1.32
Marijana Hranjec Potentially biologically active molecules as fluorescent probes for detection of biomacromolecules

PP1.55
Ivana Steinberg
Integrated analytical chemical systems: development and application of chemical sensors and biosensors

PP2.10
Irena Škorić Photocatalytic oxygenation of organic substrates using manganese and cobalt porphyrins

 

Short-term financial support for the investigations of the University of Zagreb in ac. year 2013/2014

CODE
PROJECT LEADER
PROJECT TITLE

110001
Emi Govorčin Bajsić
Modification of the properties of biodegradable polymers

110002
Zlata Hrnjak-Murgić
Barrier properties of two-layered polyethylene/polycaprolactone packaging films modified by nanoparticles

110003
Hrvoje Ivanković
Novel nanostructured composite and hybrid porous materials

110004
Stanislav Kurajica
Improvement of the sol-gel process by controlling hydrolysis rate via chelating agent

110005
Ana Lončarić Božić
Removal of priority pollutants from water by the advanced oxidation processes that employ nanoparticles

110006
Sanja Lučić Blagojević
The influence of the (polymer/filler) interface on the structure and properties of biodegradable polylactide systems

110007
Sanja Martinez
Development of water dispersion of TiO2 nanoparticles to be applied in corrosion protection of metallic surfaces

110008
Silvana Raić-Malić
A small library of nitrogen heterocycles: synthesis and bioessays

110009
Aleksandra Sander
(Heat and mass) Transfer processes in disperse systems

110010
Katica Sertić-Bionda
Sustainably sonocatalytic processes in waterborne and hydrocarbon media

110011
Ivana Steinberg
Integrated analytical chemical systems: development and application of chemical sensors and biosensors

110012
Irena Škorić
Functionalization of benzobicyclo(3.2.1.)octadiene skeleton by photocatalytic oxygenation reactions

110013
Bruno Zelić
Application of the chemical engineering methodology in development of biocatalytic processes

110014
Stanka Zrnčević
Application of catalysis in environment protection

110015
Krešimir Košutić
Removal of organic pollutants from water using advanced membrane processes of reverse osmosis and nanofiltration

110016
Nenad Bolf
Softverski senzori za optimalno vođenje industrijskih procesa

 

Scientific projects of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Sports of the Republic of Croatia, 2007–2013

PROJECT CODE
PROJECT LEADER
PROJECT TITLE

125-0000000-1970
Lucija Foglar

Application of biological immobilization for nitrate removal from surface water

125-0821504-1976
Zlata Hrnjak-Murgić

Research, development and evaluation of polymeric composites for use in civil engineering

125-0000000-3210
Stjepan Milardović
Development of new sensors for determination of biologically important analytes

125-0000000-3210
Ivana Steinberg
Chemical sensors with luminescent semiconductor nanocrystals (Quantum Dots)

125-0822161-2982
Sanja Martinez

Inhibiting corrosion by nature derived compounds: from molecular scale models to application

125-0982464-1356
Grace Karminski-Zamola / Marijana Hranjec

New heterocycles as antitumor and antiviral ("smart") drugs

125-0982464-2922
Mladen Mintas

Development of new prodrugs and drugs against viruses and cancer

125-0982464-2925
Silvana Raić-Malić

Development of new tracer molecules for positron emission tomography (PET

125-0982904-2923
Mirjana Metikoš-Huković

New materials and catalysts for sustainable technologies

125-0982933-2926
Marija Šindler / Irena Škorić

Heteropolycycles, scaffolds to bioactive compounds. Synthesis and photochemistry

125-1251963-1964
Nenad Bolf

Soft sensors and analyzers for process monitoring and control

125-1251963-1968
Felicita Briški

Aerobic composting of solid waste in reactor system

125-1251963-1972
Antun Glasnović

Process characteristics of disperse systems

125-1251963-1974
Zoran Gomzi / Vesna Tomašić

Chemical reactor analysis and modelling

125-1251963-1980
Ante Jukić

Optimization of copolymer properties using controlled radical polymerizations

125-1251963-2573
Stanka Zrnčević

Application of catalysis in environmental protection

125-1251963-2580
Katica Sertić-Bionda

Advanced processes of hydrocarbon fuels desulfurization

125-1252086-2793
Đurđa Vasić-Rački

Biocatalysts and biotransformations

125-1252970-2981
Stanislav Kurajica

Sol-gel derived ceramic nanocomposites

125-1252970-2983
Tomislav Matusinović / Juraj Šipušić

Development of hydration process model

125-1252970-3005
Hrvoje Ivanković

Bioceramic, polymer and composite nanostructured materials

125-1252971-2575
Mirela Leskovac

Surface and interface engineering of nanoparticles in adhesive nanomaterials

125-1252971-2578
Vesna Rek / Emi Govorčin Bajsić

Modification and stability of multiphases polymer systems

125-1252971-2868
Vesna Volovšek

Vibration dynamics and structure of multifunctional polymeric systems

125-1252971-3033
Jasenka Jelenčić

Development of innovative multifunctional polymer blends

125-1252973-2572
Ema Lisac / Helena Otmačić Ćurković

New non-toxic metal corrosion inhibitors

125-1252973-2576
Zoran Mandić

Fundamental and applied research of conducting polymers

125-1253008-1350
Sandra Babić

Advanced analytical methods for pharmaceuticals determination in the environment

125-1253008-2571
Laszlo Sipos

Water purification and stabilization in large water supply systems

125-1253008-3009
Krešimir Košutić

Membrane and adsorption processes for organics removal in water treatment

125-1253092-1981
Natalija Koprivanac

Wastewater treatment by advanced oxidation technologies

125-1253092-3004
Štefica Cerjan-Stefanović / Tomislav Bolanča

Ion exchange processes in industrial water quality system

125-1951390-3000
Rajka Budin / Alka Mihelić Bogdanić

Reducing specific energy consumption in industrial processes

125-2120898-3148
Marija Kaštelan-Macan

Croatian nomenclature of analytical chemistry

 

Scientific projects of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Sports of the Republic of Croatia, 2002–2006

PROJECT CODE
PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
PROJECT TITLE

0125001
Stanka Zrnčević

Application of catalysis in environmental protection

0125002
Tomislav Matusinović

Development of hydration process model

0125003
Mladen Mintas
Development of new therapeutic and diagnostic substances fore gene therapy of cancer

0125004
Marija Šindler
Synthesis, photochemical and structural investigations of heterocyclic compounds

0125005
Grace Karminski-Zamola
New heterocycles; synthesis, antitumor and antiinfective activity

0125007
Vesna Volovšek
Physical properties of partially ordered molecular systems

0125009
Rajka Budin

Energy Efficiency Improvement in the Industrial Processes

0125010
Ljerka Duić
Electrochemical investigation of conductive polymers

0125011
Mirjana Metikoš-Huković
New materials and catalysts for sustainable technologies

0125012
Ema Stupnišek-Lisac

New non-toxic corrosion inhibitors for metals

0125013
Vera Kovačević
Microcomposites, nanocomposites and polymer blends with particle fillers

0125014
Sanja Martinez
Experimental investigation and mathematical models of corrosion protection systems

0125016
Štefica Cerjan-Stefanović
Ion exchange and membrane processes in the treatment of water in chemical industry

0125017
Laszlo Sipos
Development and investigation of complex water purification systems

0125018
Natalija Koprivanac
Advanced oxidation processes for reducing waste streams of organic chemical industry

0125019
Helena Jasna Mencer
Novel materials for specific purposes

0125020
Zvonimir Janović
Radical polymerization processes

0125021
Đurđa Vasić-Rački
Biocatalysts and biotransformations

0125053
Željko Bajza
Improvement of ecoparameters in leather production

0125054
Stjepan Milardović
Development of biosensors and methods of measurement of blood antioxidative status

0125055
Marija Kaštelan-Macan
Chemometric optimization and estimation of separation parameters

0125058
Katica Sertić-Bionda
Liquid petroleum fuels with improved ecological characteristics

0125059
Vesna Rek
Modification and stability of multiphase polymeric systems

0125060
Antun Glasnović
Process properties of disperse systems

 

Scientific projects of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Sports of the Republic of Croatia, 1996–2002

PROJECT CODE
PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
PROJECT TITLE

125001
Stanka Zrnčević
Catalysis and development of sustainable technologies

125002
Tomislav Matusinović
Rapid setting hydroinsulating silicate materials

125003
Mladen Mintas
Synthesis-structure-antiviral and antitumor evaluation

125004
Marija Šindler
Chemistry and photochemistry of heterocycles. Drug synthons

125005
Grace Karminski-Zamola
Synthesis of nonnucleoside heterocycles for HIV treatment

125006
Branko Kunst
Organic matter in waters and new removal processes

125007
Vesna Volovšek
Dynamics and structure of partially ordered molecular systems

125009
Rajka Budin
Energy Efficiency Improvement in the Industrial Processes

125010
Ljerka Duić
Electrochemical investigation of conducting polymers

125011
Mirjana Metikoš-Huković
New materials and catalysts in high tehnologies

125012
Ema Stupnišek-Lisac
New non-toxic corrosion inhibitors for metals

125013
Jasenka Jelenčić
Degradation, stabilization & modification of polymer systems

125014
Ivica Štern
The methods of assessment of corrosion protection systems

125016
Štefica Cerjan-Stefanović
Ion exchange materials for chemical industry waters protection

125017
Laszlo Sipos
Small drinking water treatment plants

125018
Natalija Koprivanac
Environmental approach to dyes and pigments production

125019
Helena Jasna Mencer
Novel materials for specific purposes

125020
Zvonimir Janović
Functional monomers and polymers

125021
Đurđa Vasić-Rački
Biotransformations/Bioreactors

125022
Felicita Briški
Biological removal of humic substances from natural waters

125023
Juraj Božičević
Intelligent monitoring and control of processes

125053
Željko Bajza
Improvement of ecoparameters in leather production