University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

Assist. Prof. Nikola Bilandžija, PhD

Assist. Prof. Nikola Bilandžija, PhD

Department of Agricultural Engineering
Office location: 4 pavilion, ground floor, room number 28
phone: +385 1 239 3715
e-mail: nbilandzija ( at ) agr.hr
Languages: croatian, english

Academic qualifications

  • 2009 - 2015: Doctoral thesis
    University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    The potential of Miscanthus x giganteus species as an energy crop in different technological and environmental conditions
  • 2000 - 2008: Graduate thesis
    University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Convertive drying of rapeseed hybrid seeds

Employment and work experience

  • 2016 - 2021: University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Assistant professor
  • 2015 - 2016: University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Postdoctoral researcher
  • 2009 - 2015: University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Asistent

Teaching

Research interests

  • Agricultural biomass and energy crops
  • Energy in agriculture (consumption / potential)
  • Engineering in energy crops cultivatio
  • Engineering in horticultural production

Projects

scientific

Title Funding Status
Pretvorba ostataka poljoprivredne proizvodnje i energetskih kultura u energiju i proizvode dodane vrijednosti – proizvodnja bioulja i biougljena Croatian science foundation in progress
Zbrinjavanje mulja kroz proizvodnju energetskih kultura Croatian science foundation in progress
Growing Advanced industrial Crops on marginal lands for biorEfineries“ – GRACE Horizon 2020 in progress
Mogućnosti smanjenja emisije ispušnih plinova kod traktorskih motora Sveučilište u Zagrebu in progress
Subsector analyses of Croatian Agriculture World bank, Svjetska banka in progress
Energetska svojstva posliježetvenih ostataka novih sorata soje Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Energetska svojstva posliježetvenih ostataka novih sorata soje - proizvodnja bioplina Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Iskoristivost ostataka buče kao komponente u proizvodnji bioplina za potrebe obnovljivih izvora energije Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished

expert

Title Funding Status
Raspoloživost sirovina u Hrvatskojza proizvodnju biogoriva s fokusom na bioetanol deuge generacije Suradnja s gospodarstvom finished
Uvođenje trave Miscanthus kao energetske kulture za grijanje plastenika na OPG-u VIP - Vijeće za istraživanja u poljoprivredi finished

Publications

  • Bilandžija, Nikola; Jurišić, Vanja; Voća, Neven; Leto, Josip; Matin, Ana; Sito, Stjepan; Krička, Tajana.
    Combustion properties of Miscanthus x giganteus biomass – optimization of harvest time. // Journal of the energy institute. 90 (2017) , 4; 528-533
  • Bilandžija, Nikola; Fabijanić, Goran; Sito Stjepan; Kiš, Darko.
    Effect of precision drill forward speed on in-Row seed spacing accuracy of red beet. // Tehnički vjesnik. 24 (2017) , 3; 963-966
  • Bilandžija, Nikola; Jurišić, Vanja; Voća, Neven; Leto, Josip; Matin, Ana; Grubor, Mateja; Krička, Tajana.
    Energy valorization of Miscanthus x giganteus biomass: A case study in Croatia. // Journal of processing and energy in agriculture. 21 (2017), 1; 32-36
  • Bilandžija, Nikola; Voća, Neven; Jurišić, Vanja; Leto, Josip; Matin, Ana; Grubor, Mateja; Krička, Tajana.
    Theoretical Estimation of Biomethane Production from Miscanthus × giganteus in Croatia. // Agriculturae Conspectus Scientificus. 81 (2016), 4; 225-230
  • Bilandžija, Nikola; Voća, Neven; Krička, Tajana; Matin, Ana; Jurišić, Vanja.
    Energy potential of fruit tree pruned biomass in Croatia. // Spanish journal of agricultural research. 10 (2012), 2; 292-298.

Bibliography (CROSBI): https://www.bib.irb.hr/pregled/znanstvenici/319743

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=ENn_-WYAAAAJ&hl=hr