prof. dr. sc. Radovan Zentner

Full professor, Department of Wireless Communications

Location:
Public phone number:
6129-712
Internal phone number:
212
  Textbooks and scripts
 

1. Malarić, Krešimir; Šimunić, Dina; Zentner, Radovan.
Economy and Ecology of Wireless Systems .
Zagreb : Merkur A.B.D., 2016.

2. Bonefačić, Davor; Zentner, Radovan.
Measurements in microwave engineering .
Zagreb : Sveučilište u Zagrebu Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 2010.

3. Zentner, Radovan; Zentner, Ervin; Nađ, Robert.
Radiocommunication System Fundamentals - exercises / Zentner, Radovan, editor(s).
Zagreb : Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 2002.

4. Bartolić, Juraj; Bonefačić, Davor; Zentner, Radovan.
Microwave Electronics / Bartolić, Juraj, editor(s).
Zagreb : Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 2000.

5. Bartolić, Juraj; Bonefačić, Davor; Zentner, Radovan.
Microwave Electronics - Laboratory Excercises / Bartolić Juraj, editor(s).
Zagreb : Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 2000.
 
  Journal articles and review articles in CC journals
 

1. Mataga, Nikola; Zentner, Radovan; Katalinić Mucalo, Ana.
Ray entity based postprocessing of ray-tracing data for continuous modeling of radio channel. // Radio science. 49 (2014) , 3; 217-230 (journal article).

2. Dadić, Martin; Zentner, Radovan.
A technique for elimination of reflected rays from antenna measurements performed in echoic environment. // International Journal of Electronics and Communications. 61 (2007) , 2; 90-94-94 (journal article).

3. Zentner, Radovan; Bartolić, Juraj; Zentner, Ervin.
Broadband matching of stacked patch antennas using single line transformer technique. // Microwave and Optical Technology Letters. 39 (2003) , 3; 178-183 (journal article).

4. Zentner, Radovan; Šipuš, Zvonimir; Bartolić, Juraj.
Optimization Synthesis of Broadband Circularly Polarized Microstrip Antennas by Hybrid Genetic Algorithm. // Microwave and Optical Technology Letters. 31 (2001) , 3; 197-201 (journal article).
 
  Other papers in CC journals
 

1. Zentner, Radovan.
A report on MMET'98. // IEEE Antennas and propagation magazine. 40 (1998) , 3; 67-69 (journal article).
 
  Scientific papers in other journals
 

1. Dhope, Tanuja S.; Šimunić, Dina; Zentner, Radovan.
Comparison of DoA Estimation Algorithms in SDMA System. // Automatika. 54 (2013) , 2; 199-209 (journal article).

2. Zentner, Radovan; Katalinić Mucalo, Ana; Nađ, Robert.
A Study of Differences in Calculated Capacity when using Single-, Mixed- or Multiple-Bounce GSCM schemes. // Radioengineering. 22 (2013) , 2; 571-577 (journal article).

3. Katalinić Mucalo, Ana; Zentner, Radovan; Mataga, Nikola.
Benefits and Challenges of Deterministic Reference Channel Models. // Automatika : časopis za automatiku, mjerenje, elektroniku, računarstvo i komunikacije. 53 (2012) , 1; 80-87 (journal article).

4. Zentner, Radovan; Šipuš, Zvonimir; Herscovici, Naftali.
Synthesis of Omnidirectional Circular Cylindrical Stacked Patch Antenna. // AUTOMATIKA. 43 (2002) , 3-4; 157-161 (journal article).

5. Zentner, Radovan; Šipuš, Zvonimir.
Optimization of Broadband Circularly Polarized Microstrip Antennas. // Automatika. 41 (2000) , 1-2; 29-33 (preliminary note).

6. Bonefačić, Davor; Bartolić, Juraj; Zentner, Radovan; Zentner, Ervin; Modlic, Borivoj.
Experimental Investigation of Stacked Circular Microstrip Patch Antennas. // Journal of Electrical Engineering : Czech-Slovak section of IEEE. 49 (1998) , 1-2; 28-32 (journal article).

7. Zentner, Radovan; Bartolić, Juraj; Zentner, Ervin.
Stacked Rectangular Patch Antenna. // Alta frequenza. Rivista di elettronica. 8 (1996) , 1; 46-49.

8. Zentner, Radovan; Bartolić, Juraj.
Electromagnetically Coupled Rectangular Patch Antenna. // Automatika. 36 (1995) , 3-4; 147-151 (preliminary note).
 
  Published invited lectures
 

1. Bartolić, Juraj; Šipuš, Zvonimir; Herscovici, Tuli; Bonefačić, Davor; Zentner, Radovan.
Design of planar and cylindrical microstrip patch antennas and arrays for smart antenna applications // Proceedings of the 2000 International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, ISAP 2000, Vol. 2 / s.n., editor(s).
Tokyo : IEICE, 2000. 593-596 (invited talk,international peer-review,published,scientific).
 
  Scientific conference papers with international peer-review
 

1. Dadić, Martin; Zentner, Radovan.
Wireless Link Modeling using Complex FIR Filters // Proceedings of First International Colloquium on Smart Grid Metrology 2018 (SMAGRIMET 2018) / Ivšić, Branimir ; Jurčević, Marko, editor(s).
Zagreb : University of Zagreb, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, 2018. 90-93 (poster,international peer-review,published,scientific).

2. Mucalo, Ana Katalinic; Zentner, Radovan; Mataga, Nikola.
Perspectives of Geometry Based Deterministic Reference Channel Models for 5G Applications // Proceedings of Elmar-2018 60th International Symposium ELMAR-2018 / Muštra, Mario ; Grgić, Mislav ; Zovko-Cihlar, Branka ; Vitas, Dijana, editor(s).
Zadar : IEEE, 2018. 191-194 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

3. Dadić, Martin; Zentner, Radovan; Lenić, Željko.
Time-Gating in Antenna and Microwave Measurements using RDFT // ICECom 2016 Conference Proceedings / Bonefačić, Davor ; Šipuš, Zvonimir, editor(s).
Dubrovnik : KoREMA, 2016. 1-4 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

4. Zentner, Radovan; Hrovat, Andrej; Nikola Mataga.
Derivation and application of ray entity concept // Proceedings of XXXIth URSI General Assembly and Scientific Symposium (URSI GAAS).
Beijing : IEEE, 2014. 1-4 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

5. Katalinić Mucalo, Ana; Zentner, Radovan; Delač, Tihana.
Virtual Source Modeling for Diffraction in Reference Channel Models // Proceedings of 7th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, EuCAP 2013 / Marta Martínez-Vázquez, editor(s).
Gothenburg, Švedska : EuRAAP, 2013. 1880-1883 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

6. Zentner, Radovan; Katalinić Mucalo, Ana.
Ray tracing interpolation for continuous modeling of double directional radio channel // Proceedings of EUROCON 2013, IEEE Region 8 Conference / Kuzle, Igor ; Capuder, Tomislav ; Pandžić, Hrvoje, editor(s).
Zagreb : IEEE, 2013. 212-217 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

7. Katalinić, Ana; Zentner, Radovan.
The Microscopic Level of Visibility Regions for Different Scenarios in Urban Environment // Proceedings of 5rd European Conference on Antennas and Propagation / Pirinoli, Paola ; Vipiana, Francesca, editor(s).
Rim : EurAAP, 2011. 2042-2046 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

8. Katalinić, Ana; Zentner, Radovan.
Reference Channel Models: Classification and Implementation Challenges // Conference Proceedings ICECom2010 20th International Conference on Applied Electromagnetics and Communications / Bonefačić, Davor ; Bosiljevac, Marko, editor(s).
Dubrovnik : KoREMA, 2010. S06P03-1-S06P03-4 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

9. Zentner, Radovan; Katalinić, Ana.
Dynamics of Multipath Variations in Urban Environment // Proceedings of the 2010 European Wireless Technology Conference (EuWIT) / Horizon House Publications Ltd, editor(s).
London : Horizon House Publications Ltd, 2010. 125-128 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

10. Radovan Zentner; Ana Katalinić; Robert Nađ.
Geometry Based Stochastic Analysis of MIMO channel performance when using Stacked Microstrip Antennas // Proceedings of 3rd European Conference on Antennas and Propagation - 23-27 March 2009 in Berlin, Germany.
Berlin, Njemačka : VDE, 2009. 3282-3286 (poster,international peer-review,published,scientific).

11. Zentner, Radovan; Katalinić, Ana; Nađ, Robert.
Qualitative Comparison of GSCMs with Single-, Mixed- and Multiple-Bounce Schemes // Proceedings of the 51st ELMAR International Symposium / Grgić, Mislav ; Božek, Jelena ; Grgić, Sonja, editor(s).
Zadar : Croatian Society Electronics in Marine - ELMAR, 2009. 279-284 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

12. Dadić, Martin; Zentner, Radovan.
Application of Signal Processing in Elimination of Disturbing Reflections in Antenna Measurements // Zbornik radova EIS 2007 14. međunarodnog simpozija "Elektroinženjerski simpozij" / Srb, Neven, editor(s).
Šibenik : Elektrotehničko društvo Zagreb, 2007. 87-90 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

13. Katalinić, Ana; Nađ, Robert; Zentner, Radovan.
Open Issues for Practical Implementation of MIMO Systems // Proceedings of the 49th International Symposium ELMAR-2007 focused on Mobile Multimedia / Grgić, Mislav ; Grgić, Sonja, editor(s).
Zagreb : Croatian Society Electronics in Marine, 2007. 255-258 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

14. Katalinić, Ana; Nađ, Robert; Zentner, Radovan.
Benefits of MIMO Systems in Practice: Increased Capacity, Reliability and Spectrum Efficiency // PROCEEDINGS Elmar-2006 / Kos, Tomislav ; Grgić, Mislav, editor(s).
Zadar : Croatian Society Electronics in Marine - ELMAR, Zadar, 2006. 263-266 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

15. Šipuš, Zvonimir; Kildal, Per-Simon; Zentner, Radovan.
Spectral Domain Analysis of Dipole Coupling over Different Electromagnetic Band Gap Structures // IEEE Antennas and Propagation and URSI International Symposium Digest 2005 Washington / Zaghloul, Amir, editor(s).
2005. Paper P11.2 in CD (poster,international peer-review,published,scientific).

16. Zentner, Ervin; Zentner, Radovan.
Smart Transmitting Antenna Arrays for Multipath Interference Reduction // Proceedings Elmar - 2004 / Kos, Tomislav ; Grgić, Mislav, editor(s).
Zadar : Croatian Society Electronics in Marine, 2004. 374-379 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

17. Zentner, Radovan; Nađ, Robert.
The Potentials and Challenges of MIMO Channel Utilisation in Mobile Communication Systems // PROCEEDINGS Elmar-2004 / Kos, Tomislav ; Grgić, Mislav, editor(s).
Zadar : Hrvatsko društvo "Elektronika u pomorstvu", 2004. 200-204 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

18. Zentner, Ervin; Zentner, Radovan.
Downlink Transmitting Array for Indoor Chanel Equalization // Conference Proceedings ICECom 2003 / Bonefačić, Davor, editor(s).
Zagreb : KoREMA, 2003. 399-402 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

19. Zentner, Radovan; Dadić, Martin; Šipuš, Zvonimir; Bartolić, Juraj.
Time Domain Analysis of Mutual Coupling Measurements between Stacked Patches // Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Applied Electromagnetics and Communications (ICECOM 2003) / Bonefačić, Davor, editor(s).
Zagreb : KoREMA, 2003. 370-373 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

20. Zentner, Radovan; Šipuš, Zvonimir; Bartolić, Juraj.
Theoretical and Experimental Study of Mutual Coupling between Microstrip Stacked Patch Antennas // Proceedings of the 2003 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, vol. I / Marhefka, Ronald J., editor(s).
Columbus : IEEE, 2003. 618-621 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

21. Zentner, Radovan; Šipuš, Zvonimir; Bartolić, Juraj.
Mutual coupling effects in wideband microstrip antenna arrays // Proceedings of the 2003 International ITG Conference on Antennas / Heberling, Dirk, editor(s).
Berlin : ITG-VDE, 2003. (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

22. Zentner, Radovan; Šipuš, Zvonimir; Herscovici, Naftali; Bartolić, Juraj.
Omnidirectional Stacked Patch Antenna Printed On Circular Cylindrical Structure // Proceedings of the 2002 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, vol. II / Krzysztof A. Michalski, editor(s).
San Antonio, Texas : IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society, 2002. 272-275 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

23. Bartolić, Juraj; Šipuš, Zvonimir; Herscovici, Naftali; Bonefačić, Davor; Zentner, Radovan.
Planar and Cylindrical Microstrip Patch Antennas and Arrays for Wireless Communications // Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Antennas and Propagation (ICAP 2001), Vol. 2 / urednik, editor(s).
Manchester : nakladnik, 2001. 569-573 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

24. Bartolić, Juraj; Zentner, Radovan; Šipuš, Zvonimir; Bonefačić, Davor.
Some new designs of antennas for mobile communication applications // Proceedings of 4th European Mobile Communications Conference.
Beč : Österreichisches Verband für Elektrotechnik, 2001. 18.2.1-18.2.5 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

25. Zentner, Radovan; Šipuš, Zvonimir; Herscovici, Naftali.
Omnidirectional Circular Cylindrical Stacked Patch Antenna // Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Applied Electromagnetics and Communications (ICECOM 2001) / Bartolić, Juraj, editor(s).
Zagreb : KoREMA, 2001. 144-147 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

26. Bartolić, Juraj; Šipuš, Zvonimir; Zentner, Radovan; Bonefačić, Davor.
Design of planar and cylindrical microstrip patch antennas and arrays for wireless applications // Proceedings of the Millennium Conference on Antennas and Propagation, AP2000 / Danesy, D. ; Sawaya, H., editor(s).
Noordwijk : European Space Agency, 2000. (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

27. Zentner, Radovan; Šipuš, Zvonimir; Bartolić, Juraj.
Synthesis of broadband microstrip antennas // Proceedings of the Millennium Conference on Antennas and Propagation, AP2000 / Danesy, D. ; Sawaya, H., editor(s).
Noordwijk : European Space Agency, 2000. 0939/1-0939/4 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

28. Zentner, Radovan; Šipuš, Zvonimir.
Some aspects of optimization of broadband circularly polarized microstrip antennas // Proceedings ICECOM'99 / Bartolić, Juraj, editor(s).
Zagreb : KoREMA, 1999. 75-78 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

29. Zentner, Radovan; Šipuš, Zvonimir; Bartolić, Juraj.
"Optimized Circularly Polarized Stacked Patch Antenna // ELMAR 41th International Symposium Proceedings / Radanović, Božidar ; Jerič, Vilim, editor(s).
Zadar : Croatian Society Electronics in Marine, ELMAR Zadar, 1999. 59-64 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

30. Šipuš, Zvonimir; Zentner, Radovan; Bartolić, Juraj.
Validity of approximate boundary conditions for periodic strips on cylindrical substrates // Proceedings of the 7-th International Conference on Mathematical Methods in Electromagnetic Theory MMET98 / Veliev, Eldar I., editor(s).
Int. Conferen. on Mathematical Methods in Electromagnetic Theory, 1998. 171-173 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

31. Zentner, Ervin; Zentner, Radovan.
Azimuth error of the H-Adcock antenna system // ELMAR 40th International Symposium Proceedings / Radanović, Božidar ; Jerič, Vilim, editor(s).
Zadar : Croatian Society Electronics in Marine, ELMAR Zadar, 1998. 149-153 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

32. Zentner, Ervin; Zentner, Radovan; Bartolić, Juraj.
An analysis of radio signal level variations in strong multipath indoor environment // Proceedings of the 1998 IEEE AP-S Conference on Antennas and Propagation for Wireless Communications / Herscovici, Tuli, editor(s).
Waltham : IEEE, 1998. 29-32 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

33. Zentner, Radovan; Bartolić, Juraj.
Comparison of selection mechanisms in genetic algorithms // ELMAR 40th International Symposium Proceedings / Radanović, Božidar ; Jerič, Vilim, editor(s).
Zadar : Croatian Society Electronics in Marine, ELMAR Zadar, 1998. 176-180 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

34. Bonefačić, Davor; Zentner, Radovan; Bartolić, Juraj.
Stacked circular microstrip patch antenna with increased bandwidth // Proceedings of the 39th International Symposium Electronics in Marine / Radanović, Božidar ; Vistrička, Jaroslav, editor(s).
Zadar : Croatian Society Electronics in Marine, ELMAR, 1997. 129-133 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

35. Zentner, Radovan; Bartolić, Juraj.
Optimization in Radio Communications using Genetic Algorithms // Proceedings of the 39th ELMAR International Symposium / Radanović, Božidar ; Vistrička, Jaroslav, editor(s).
Hrvatsko društvo elektronika u pomorstvu, 1997. 154-158 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

36. Zentner, Radovan; Herscovici, Naftali; Bartolić, Juraj.
Genetic Algorithm Based Synthesis of Low-Sidelobe Arrays fed by a Uniform Distribution Feeding Network // Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Applied Electromagnetics and Communications / Bartolić, Juraj, editor(s).
KoREMA, 1997. 55-58 (lecture,international peer-review,published,scientific).

37. Zentner, Radovan; Bartolić, Juraj; Zentner, Ervin.
Electromagnetically Coupled Butterfly Patch Antenna // Proceedings of the 1996 Journees Internationales de Nice sur les Antennes (JINA 96) / Thebault, D., editor(s).
Universite de Nice-Sophia Antipolis-Laboratoire d'Electronique, 1996. 115-118 (poster,international peer-review,published,scientific).
 
  Abstracts in Book of abstracts
 

1. Grizelj, Danijela; Pandžić Jakšić, Vlatka; Bušić Nikša; Božikov, Veljko; Zentner, Radovan; Sučić, Mate.
Relationship of vitamin D levels with anthropometric and metabolic determinants of postmenopausal women // Knjiga sažetaka 4. hrvatskog kongresa o debljini.
(poster,domestic peer-review,abstract,scientific).

2. Zentner, Radovan; Bonefačić, Davor; Bartolić, Juraj.
Some new results on stacked butterfly and circular patch antennas // Proceedings of the Progress In Electromagnetics Research Symposium / NN, editor(s).
Schlumberger-Doll Research, 1997. 854-854 (lecture,international peer-review,abstract,scientific).
 
  Dissertations
 

1. Zentner, Radovan.
Mutual Coupling Modeling of Rectangular Microstrip Antennas with Parasitic Resonator / doctoral thesis.
Zagreb : Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 29.11. 2002, 151 pages. Mentor: Šipuš, Zvonimir.
 
  Master thesis
 

1. Zentner, Radovan.
Antenna Array Synthesis Using Genetic Algorithms / pre-Bologna master thesis.
Zagreb : Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 27.10. 1998, 77 pages. Mentor: Bartolić, Juraj.
 
  Other papers
 

1. Zentner, Radovan; Katalinić Mucalo, Ana; Mataga, Nikola.
Transfer Matrix of Ray Tracing Simulated MIMO Radio Channel, 2017.

2. Zentner, Radovan; Katalinić Mucalo, Ana.
Ray-Tracing Interpolation for Continuous Modeling of Double Directional Radio Channel, 2013.

3. Zentner, Radovan; Mataga, Nikola; Katalinić Mucalo, Ana.
Ray entity based post processing and interpolation of ray tracing data for continuous modeling of radio channel, 2013.

4. Zentner, Radovan; Katalinić, Ana; Delač, Tihana.
Diffraction in urban scenarios: Where is the (virtual) source?, 2012.

5. Katalinić, Ana; Zentner, Radovan.
Ray-tracing Study of Visibility Region Size in Urban Environment, 2010.

6. Zentner, Radovan; Katalinić, Ana.
Reference channel models: classification and implementation challenges, 2009.

7. Zentner, Radovan; Katalinić, Ana; Nađ, Robert.
A Study of Differences in Calculated Capacity when using Single-, Mixed- or Multiple-Bounce GSCM Schemes, 2009.

8. Zentner, Radovan; Nađ, Robert; Zentner, Ervin.
Elliptical single-bounce model for MIMO channel simulations, 2004.

9. Zentner, Radovan; Zentner, Ervin.
Downlink Transmitting Array for Cancellation of Destructive Multipath Interference in Indoor Environment, 2003.

10. Zentner, Radovan.
Genetic Algorithm Based Synthesis of Antenna Arrays, 1997.
 
  Mentoring
 

1. Katalinić Mucalo, Ana.
Reference Deterministic Model of Double Directional Radio Channel / doctoral thesis.
Zagreb : Fakultet elektrotehnike i računarstva, 27.06. 2013, 131 pages. Mentor: Zentner, Radovan.
 

Teaching duties

University undergraduate

University graduate

Postgraduate doctoral study programme

Competences

  • Antennas and propagation
    Antennas Antenna accessories Linear antenna arrays Microstrip antenna arrays Microwave antenna arrays Phased arrays Planar arrays Antenna radiation patterns Antenna theory Broadband antennas Ultra wideband antennas Directional antennas Microstrip antennas Microwave antennas Mobile antennas Multifrequency antennas Patch antennas Electromagnetic propagation Electromagnetic diffraction Electromagnetic reflection Microwave propagation Millimeter wave propagation Radio propagation Radiowave propagation
  • Computational and artificial intelligence
    Evolutionary computation Genetic algorithms Neural networks
  • Control systems
    Radio control
  • Vehicular and wireless technologies
    Land mobile radio equipment Mobile antennas Wireless sensor networks
  • Communications technology
    Radio communication equipment Base stations Land mobile radio equipment Radio transceivers Receiving antennas Radio transceivers Transmitting antennas Mobile communication  3G mobile communication 4G mobile communication 5G mobile communication Land mobile radio Software radio Radio communication Indoor radio communication Land mobile radio Packet radio networks Radio broadcasting Radio communication countermeasures Radio frequency Radio link Radio spectrum management Software radio Radio access networks Wireless communication Cognitive radio UHF antennas Ultra wideband antennas
  • Instrumentation and measurement
    Antenna measurements
  • Intelligent transportation systems
    Radio navigation
  • Sensors
    Radiofrequency identification
  • Signal processing
    Radiofrequency amplifiers
  • Broadcast technology
    Radio networks
  • Circuits and systems
    Radiofrequency integrated circuits
  • Electromagnetic compatibility and interference
    Radiofrequency interference

Personal data

Graduation year:
1994.
mr.sc. graduation year:
1998.
PhD graduation year:
2002.
Employed in this institution since:
1995.