Textile-Science Research Centre (TSRC) announces the following:
for the award for the most successful scientific or artistic research work in the field of textiles). The competition is divided into two separate categories:
1st Category: for young scientists/artists (doctoral or postdoctoral students) of the University of Zagreb Faculty of Textile Technology (age limit is 35)
2nd Category: for students of undergraduate/graduate studies of University of Zagreb,
One award in each category will be granted at Faculty Day in January 2015.
The application must be enclosed with CV, list of publications and name of the journal where the author wishes to submit the paper. Papers should be written in English, on six pages in the attached form TSRC_Template.doc.
All papers will be published later in e-brochure of Textile Science Research Centre and additionally presented as poster at the Faculty Day 2015.
Zagreb, March 10th 2014
Prof. Tanja Pušić,PhD
Head of TSRC
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Emilija Zdraveva, junior researcher at the Department of Basic, Natural and Technical Sciences, joined Deakin University, Institute for Frontier Materials in Victoria, Australia, in the period from February to August 2013, to carry out part of her PhD thesis research. The Institute for Frontier Materials is situated at Geelong Campus of Deakin University. The Institute includes the Australian Future Fibers and Innovation Centre and the groups with research areas in: Computer Modelling, Corrosion Science, Electromaterials, Functional Nanomaterials, Metals and Light Metals, Micro and Nano Systems, Plasma and Polymers. Its main focus is in technology innovations and materials excellence.
Jacqueline Domjanić, assistant of the Deparment of Clothing Technology, has successfully defended her doctoral thesis on September 5, 2013 entitled: 3D Surface Models and Geometric Morphometric Analysis of Female Feet (3D površinski modeli i analiza ženskog stopala geometrijskom morfometrijom), in front of a committee by:
Prof. Darko Ujević, Ph.D., University of Zagreb, Faculty of Textile Technology, Croatia O.Univ.-Prof. Dr. phil. Horst Seidler, University of Vienna, Faculty for Life Science, Austria
Assoc. Prof. Zoran Stjepanovič, Ph. D., University of Maribor, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Slovenia
Assist. Prof. Vesna Marija Potočić Matković, Ph.D. University of Zagreb, Faculty of Textile Technology, Croatia
and chaired by Assist. Prof. Slavenka Petrak, Ph.D., University of Zagreb, Faculty of Textile Technology, Croatia
The dissertation is a result of the bilateral project between Croatia and Austria entitled "Athropometry under special consideration of life and early factors with an applied approach for the garment industry" which started in 2010. The basis of the study was set up by the compound technological project Croatian Anthropometric System (CAS) that was launched in 2004.
U Ministarstvu znanosti, obrazovanja i sporta 18. rujna predstavljen je novi ciklus natječaja znanstvenih projekata Hrvatske zaklade za znanost te programa Fonda „Jedinstvo uz pomoć znanja“ (Unity through Knowledge Fund – UKF).
Jedan od strateških ciljeva Vlade Republike Hrvatske za razdoblje 2011. - 2015. jest i promjena modela financiranja znanstvene djelatnosti s dosadašnjega modela državnog upravljanja na model državnog nadziranja sustava znanosti. Imajući u vidu ostvarivanje navedenoga cilja, projektno financiranje znanstvene djelatnosti izmjenama Zakona o Hrvatskoj zakladi za znanost prelazi u nadležnost Hrvatske zaklade za znanost.
On Tuesday, 9th of July 2013 from 10:00 to 12:00 in Zvonimirova street 8 in Hall 13 was held a presentation of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, JSPS). This is a company that operates in 10 states, and the Japanese government through the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Technology stands for it out the most funds of all organizations that work in the field of scientific research.
- TSRC organized scientific –professional tour to the Lenzing (A)
- The dissemination conference organized within the project: Revitalisation of textile production of Spartium juncem L. – Development of indigenous Croatian product: From weed to fabric
- The brochure "Communicating EU Research & Innovation - A guide for project participants", has recently been published by the European Commission
- Panel discussion about popularization of science in Croatia was held
- Euro-Mediterranean Conference on Skills development and social dialogue in textile and clothing sector in the Euro-Mediterranean Area