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prof. dr. sc. Krešimir Pripužić
Title:Full professor
Location: C08-17
Public phone number:6129-745
Internal phone number:245
E-mail: E-mail
Department: Department of Telecommunications
Graduation year:2003
PhD graduation year:2010
Employed in this institution since:2003


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Krešimir Pripužić is a Full Professor at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and ComputingUniversity of ZagrebCroatia (UNIZG-FER), where he leads the Data Streams Laboratory. He has been affiliated with the Department of Telecommunications at UNIZG-FER since 2003. He was promoted to the rank of Full Professor in July 2022. He is currently participating in the Centre of Research Excellence for Data Science and Advanced Cooperative Systems, which is the first national centre of excellence in the field of technical sciences in Croatia.

He received his diploma degree (Dipl.-Ing.) in electrical engineering with a major in telecommunications and informatics from the UNIZG-FER in September 2003. During the academic year 2002-2003 he was a scholarship holder of the State Student Scholarship awarded by the Croatian Ministry of Science, Education and Sports. From October 2003 to July 2004 he worked at the Department of TelecommunicationsUNIZG-FER as a research associate on a research project between the Department of Telecommunications and the Research and Development Department of KATE-KOM Company, Zagreb, Croatia. From July 2004 to October 2011 he worked there as a research assistant funded by the Croatian Ministry of Science, Education and Sports. In March 2005 he started his PhD studies at the UNIZG-FER, which he successfully finished in June 2010 by defending his doctoral dissertation titled Top-k Publish/Subscribe Matching Model Based on Sliding Window, mentors Ivana Podnar Žarko and Karl Aberer. As a part of his PhD studies, he spent the academic year 2006-2007 at the Distributed Information Systems Laboratory at EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne), Switzerland, as a scholarship holder of the Swiss Government scholarship for university, fine arts and music schools for foreign students. From July 2010 to October 2011 he worked as a postdoc at the Department of TelecommunicationsUNIZG-FER. From October 2011 to June 2017 he worked as an Assistant Professor at the Department of TelecommunicationsUNIZG-FER. From June 2017 to July 2022 he worked as an Associate Professor at the Department of TelecommunicationsUNIZG-FER.

He has co-authored over 30 scientific journal and conference papers. His main research interests are large-scale distributed systems, big data analytics, data stream processing and the Internet of things.

He is a member of IEEE Computer SocietyIEEE Communications Society and IEEE Geoscience & Remote Sensing Society.

Published papers recorded in the Croatian Scientific Bibliography Database (CROSBI)
Professional memberships

IEEE Computer Society

IEEE Communications Society

IEEE Geoscience & Remote Sensing Society

List of select projects

Efficient Real-Time Processing of Fast Geospatial Data, scientific project, funded by the Croatian science foundation (2018-)

Big Data Analytics for Direct Marketing (2014-2015), industrial project, funded by the Agrokor

Human-centric Communications in Smart Networks, scientific project, funded by the Croatian science foundation (2014-2017)

COST Action IC1205: Computational Social Choice (2012-2016), scientific project, funded by the EU commission

MAXtv Recommender, industrial project, funded by the Croatian Telecom (2011-2015)

OpenIoT: Open Source Solution for the Internet of Things into the Cloud (2013-2015), scientific FP7 project, funded by the EU commission

Continuous processing and filtering of data streams (2012), collaborative project with LSIR EPFL, funded by the University of Zagreb

COST Action IC0906 WiNeMO: Wireless Networking for Moving Objects (2010-2014), scientific project, funded by the EU commission

Content Delivery and Mobility of Users and Services in New Generation Networks (2007-2011), scientific project, founded by the Croatian Ministry of Science, Education, and Sports 

Information Intensive Services(2003-2006), industrial project , funded by the Research and Development Department of the KATE-KOM Company 

Telecommunication infrastructure for knowledge networking (2003-2006), scientific project, funded by the Croatian Ministry of Science, Education, and Sports