University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

Mirela Osrečak, PhD

Mirela Osrečak, PhD

Department of Viticulture and Enology
Office location: Jazbina 142
phone: +385 1 462 7972
e-mail: mosrecak ( at ) agr.hr
Languages: croatian, english

Academic qualifications

  • - 2014: Ph.D.
    Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb
    Influence of partial defoliation and solarization on polyphenolic composition of Merlot, Teran and Plavac mali wines (Vitis vinifera L.)
  • - 2005: M.Sc.
    Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb
    Influence of partial defoliation on ripening and yield cv. White Riesling (Vitis vinifera L.)

Employment and work experience

  • 2007 - : Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb

Teaching

Research interests

  • Influence of ecological factors on physiology of the grapevine
  • Polyphenols in wine
  • Climatic changes – ecology of grapevines
  • Influence of canopy management on physiology of the grapevine

Projects

scientific

Title Funding Status
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
Razvoj biotest metode za utvrđivanje osjetljivosti biljaka na rezidue herbicida Sveučilište u Zagrebu in progress
Razvoj biotest metode za utvrđivanje rezidua i ispiranja herbicida u tlu Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
UTJECAJ HERBICIDA I GNOJIVA NA KAKVOĆU VODA I TLA U HIDROMELIORIRANIM POVRŠINAMA MZO finished

Publications

  • Osrečak, Mirela; Karoglan, Marko; Kozina, Bernard, Influence of leaf removal and reflective mulch on phenolic composition and antioxidant activity of Merlot, Teran and Plavac mali wines (Vitis vinifera L.). // Scientia horticulturae. 209 (2016) ; 261-269
  • Osrečak, Mirela; Karoglan, Marko; Kozina, Bernard; Preiner, Darko, Influence of leaf removal and reflective mulch on phenolic composition of white wines. // Journal international des sciences de la vigne et du vin. 49 (2015) ; 183-193
  • Janjanin, Danijela; Karoglan, Marko; Herak Ćustić, Mirjana; Bubola, Marijan; Osrečak, Mirela; Palčić, Igor., Response of ‘Italian Riesling’ Leaf Nitrogen Status and Fruit Composition (Vitis vinifera L.) to Foliar Nitrogen Fertilization. // HortScience. 51 (2016) , 3; 262-267
  • Karoglan, Marko; Osrečak, Mirela; Maslov, Luna; Kozina, Bernard, Effect of Cluster and Berry Thinning on Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon Wines Composition. // Czech journal of food sciences. 32 (2014) , 5; 470-476

Bibliography (CROSBI): https://www.bib.irb.hr/pregled/znanstvenici/348576

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.hr/citations?user=BtZXIpoAAAAJ&hl=hr