University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

Assist. Prof. Vedran Rubinić, PhD

Assist. Prof. Vedran Rubinić, PhD

Department of Soil Science
Office location: 6th pavilion, 1st floor
phone: +385 1 239 4028
e-mail: vrubinic ( at ) agr.hr
Languages: Croatian, English, Italian
Consultations: Friday, 9-11 am

Academic qualifications

  • 2007 - 2013: PhD
    "Genesis of Pseudogley in Continental Croatia" - in Croatian
    UZ Faculty of Agriculture
  • 2000 - 2006: MSc
    "Ruscus hypoglossum L. variability analysis" - in Croatian
    UZ Faculty of Agriculture

Employment and work experience

  • 2007 - 2007: "Kruna Zelina" Ltd
    Phytopharmacy manager
  • 2007 - : UZ Faculty of Agriculture
    2016: Assistant Professor - Laboratory Manager
    2013-2016: Senior Assistant - PostDoc
    2012-2013: Assistant
    2007-2012: Young Researcher

Teaching

Teaching outside the AGR

  • Osnove tloznanstva
    UZ Faculty of Mining, Geology and Petroleum Engineering
  • Osnove tloznanstva
    UZ Faculty of Science
  • Opća pedologija i poznavanje mediteranskih tala
    University of Zadar

Research interests

  • Soil morphology (micromorphology)
  • Soil-forming processes
  • Soil classification
  • Loess parent materials
  • Hydromorphic soils
  • Palaeosoils

Training and research experience

  • 10. 06. 2019. - 14. 06. 2019.: Agricultural University Plovdiv, Bulgaria (teaching)
  • 04. 03. 2019. - 08. 03. 2019.: Hohenheim University, Germany (scientific)
  • 13. 09. 2017. - 22. 09. 2017.: University of Toronto, Canada (teaching)
  • 13. 06. 2016. - 17. 06. 2016.: University of Lleida, Spain (scientific)
  • 01. 11. 2008. - 30. 11. 2008.: Szent Istvan University, Hungary (scientific)

Projects

scientific

Title Funding Status
Utjecaj specifične površine oplošja čestice na hidrogeološka svojstva prapora i na njima razvijenih tala istočne Hrvatske Croatian science foundation in progress
Procjena mogućnosti izrade pedotransfer funkcija za glinasta hidromorfna tla u Republici Hrvatskoj Sveučilište u Zagrebu in progress
Inovativne tehnologije povećanja iskorištenja dušika u proizvodnji ječma Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Procjena mogućnosti izrade pedotransfer funkcija za glinasta hidromorfna tla u Republici Hrvatskoj Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Korelacija tla Hrvatske sa Svjetskom referentnom osnovom za tlo MZOS finished

Publications

  • Durn, Goran; Rubinić, Vedran; Wacha, Lara; Patekar, Matko; Frechen, Manfred; Tsukamoto, Sumiko; Tadej, Neven; Husnjak, Stjepan (2018). Polygenetic Soil Formation on Late Glacial Loess on the Susak Island Reflects Paleo- environmental Changes in the Northern Adriatic Area. Quaternary International 494, 236-247
  • Durn, Goran; Wacha, Lara; Bartolin, Mateja; Rolf, Christian; Frechen, Manfred; Tsukamoto, Sumiko; Tadej, Neven; Husnjak, Stjepan; Li, Yan; Rubinić, Vedran (2018). Provenance and formation of the red palaeosol and lithified terra rossa-like infillings on the Island of Susak: a high-resolution and chronological approach. Quaternary international 494, 105-129
  • Rubinić, Vedran; Galović, Lidija; Lazarević, Boris; Husnjak, Stjepan; Durn, Goran (2018). Pseudogleyed loess derivates – the most common soil parent materials in the Pannonian region of Croatia. Quaternary International 494, 248-262
  • Rubinić, Vedran; Galović, Lidija; Husnjak, Stjepan; Durn, Goran. Climate vs. parent material — Which is the key of Stagnosol diversity in Croatia? (2015). Geoderma. 241/242 ; 250-261.
  • Rubinić, Vedran; Lazarević, Boris; Husnjak, Stjepan; Durn, Goran (2015). Climate and relief influence on particle size distribution and chemical properties of Pseudogley soils in Croatia. Catena. 127 ; 340-348.
  • Rubinić, Vedran; Durn, Goran; Husnjak, Stjepan; Tadej, Neven (2014). Composition, properties and formation of Pseudogley on loess along a precipitation gradient in the Pannonian region of Croatia. Catena. 113 ; 138-149.

Bibliography (CROSBI): https://bib.irb.hr/lista-radova?autor=302641

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.hr/citations?user=Ici7nhgAAAAJ&hl=en&oi=ao