Department of Energy and Power Systems was founded at the 129th Faculty Council’s Regular Session of the Technical College University of Zagreb, on Tuesday June 26, 1934. Department of Energy and Power Systems studies and innovates in the fields of generation, transmission, distribution and use of electrical energy, energy efficiency, high voltage engineering, smart grids, energy management, nuclear engineering and safety, electricity markets, and electric vehicles. Throughout the years, the Department has become the leading authority in the field of electrical power engineering in the region, maintaining long-term collaboration with the industry sector. Furthermore, it is recognized through its research activities and a large number of published scientific papers in JCR journals, as well as numerous national and international research projects. In total, the Department has 52 employees (16 Professors – 9 Full, 4 Associate and 3 Assistant) and offers substantial educational and R&D facilities, including five Research Laboratories, six department teaching halls and a department library. Through its activities, the Department has developed valuable international collaboration with many research institutions around the world. Researchers of the Department are currently involved in 3 HORIZON 2020 projects, 2 bilateral projects, 1 Erasmus+ project, 5 projects financed by the Croatian Science Foundation, as well as the principal investigators of a number of industry-funded projects.
On July 6, 2018, students Ornela Rodić, Ante Brizić, Jurica Papak, Luka Mandić, Karlo Mlakar and Luka Košćak received this prestigious award for their work:
Development of Hardware Devices and Software Solution for Aggregation of Flexible Power System Consumers
(Razvoj sklopovlja i programske podrške za agregiranje korisnika elektroenergetske mreže)
Some pictures from the event can be found in the extension.
Congratulations once again to the students and to prof. Pandzic!
Rectors award is awarded to the best student works in the scientific and artistic fields. It aims to promote scientific and artistic work among the student population and is most prestigious University of Zagreb award given to the students.