University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

Assist. Prof. Željko Andabaka, PhD

Assist. Prof. Željko Andabaka, PhD

Office location: Experimental station Jazbina
phone: +385 1 462 7974
e-mail: zandabaka ( at ) agr.hr
Languages: croatian, english
Consultations: monday 10:00-12:00 am

Academic qualifications

  • 2010 - 2015: Doctoral study Agricultural Sciences
    University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Ampelografic evaluation of autochothonous Dalmatian grapevine cultivars (Vitis vinifera L.)
  • 2008 - 2010: Graduate study Horticulture: Viticulture and enology
    University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Stability of apelographic characteristics of the chosen genotypes cvs Plavina and Debit (Vitis vinifera L.) in the process of the clonal selection
  • 2005 - 2008: Undergraduate study Horticulture
    University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Viticulture and enology in the area of Drniš

Employment and work experience

  • 2010 - : University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    2016. Assistant Professor
    2015.-2016. Postdoctoral researcher
    2010.2015. Assistant

Teaching

Research interests

  • Ampelography
  • Clonal selection of grape varieties
  • Grapevine genetic resources
  • Grapevine plant material production
  • Viticulture
  • Polyphenolic and aromatic compounds in grape

Training and research experience

  • 13. 05. 2013. - 18. 05. 2013.: Julius Kuhn-Institut (Federal Research Centre for Cultivated Plants). Institut for Grapevine Breeding Geilweilerhof, Siebeldingen, Germany, INRA (French National Institute for Agricultural Research), (scientific)
    Training school on Phenotyping for Vitis resistance to fungaldiseases, virus and phytoplasma diagnosis organized by Costaction FA1003 East-West Collaboration for Grapevine Diversity Exploration and Mobilization of Adaptive Traits for Breeding; chair: prof. Osvaldo Failla.

Projects

scientific

Title Funding Status
Razvoj sintetskih kimera vinove loze (Vitis vinifera L.) Croatian science foundation in progress
Vinogradarstvo i klimatske promjene na području Hrvatske Croatian science foundation in progress
Hlapive komponente drveta i njihov utjecaj na kakvoću vina Sveučilište u Zagrebu in progress
Nove metode analize nepoželjnih mirisa u vinima autohtonih i udomaćenih kultivara Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Nove metode ekstrakcije aroma i polifenola u evaluaciji sorata vinove loze Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Unutarsortna raznolikost vinove loze i unaprjeđenje klonske selekcije MZOS finished

Publications

  • 1. Bogunović, Igor; Bilandžija, Darija; Andabaka, Željko; Stupić, Domagoj; Rodrigo-Comino, Jesús; Ćaćić, Marija; Brezinščak, Luka; Maletić, Edi; Pereira, Paulo.
    Soil compaction under different management practices in a Croatian vineyard. // Arabian Journal of Geosciences. 10 (2017) , 340; 1-9 (scientific paper).

    2. Karoglan Kontić, Jasminka; Rendulić Jelušić, Ivana; Tomaz, Ivana; Preiner, Darko; Marković, Zvjezdana; Stupić, Domagoj; Andabaka, Željko; Maletić, Edi.
    Polyphenolic Composition of the Berry Skin of Six Fungus-Resistant Red Grapevine Varieties. // International Journal of Food Properties. 19 (2016) , 8; 1809-1824 (scientific paper).

    3. Maletić, Edi; Pejić, Ivan; Karoglan Kontić, Jasminka; Zdunić, Goran; Preiner, Darko; Šimon, Silvio; Andabaka, Željko; Žulj Mihaljević, Maja; Bubola, Marijan; Marković, Zvjezdana; Stupić, Domagoj; Mucalo, Ana.
    Ampelographic and genetic characterization of Croatian grapevine varieties. // Vitis. 54 (2015) , Special Issue; 93-98 (scientific paper).

    4. Marković, Zvjezdana; Preiner, Darko; Stupić, Domagoj; Andabaka, Željko; Šimon, Silvio; Vončina, Darko; Maletić, Edi; Karoglan Kontić, Jasminka; Chatelet, Philippe; Engelmann, Florent.
    Cryopreservation and cryotherapy of grapevine (Vitis vinifera L.). // Vitis. 54 (2015) , (Special Issue); 247-251 (scientific paper).

    5. Marković, Zvjezdana; Preiner, Darko; Mihovilović Bošnjak, Anita; Safner, Toni; Stupić, Domagoj; Andabaka, Željko; Maletić, Edi; Chatelet, Philippe; Engelmann, Florent, Karoglan Kontić, Jasminka.
    In vitro introduction of healthy and virus-infected genotypes of native Croatian grapevine cultivars. // Central european journal of biology. 9 (2014) , 11; 1087-1098 (scientific paper).

    6. Preiner, Darko; Tupajić, Pavica; Karoglan Kontić, Jasminka; Andabaka, Željko; Marković, Zvjezdana; Maletić, Edi.
    Organic acids profiles of the most important Dalmatian native grapevine (V. vinifera L.) cultivars. // Journal of food composition and analysis. 32 (2013) , 2; 162-168 (research note)

Bibliography (CROSBI): https://bib.irb.hr/lista-radova?autor=325905

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.hr/citations?user=bQnWF-QAAAAJ&hl=hr&oi=ao

Other professional activities

  • 2017: Ministry of Agriculture
    Official wine taster in Republic of Croatia
  • 2017: European Cooperative Programme for Plant Genetic Resources (ECPGR)
    Crop specialist, Vitis Working Group Member