University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

izv. prof. dr. sc. Martina Skendrović Babojelić

Personal information

Associate Professor (2015)
Department of Pomology
Hall 1, 3. floor
phone: +385 01 239 4070
e-mail: mskendrovic ( at ) agr.hr

Teaching

Undergraduate program

  • Pomology (assistant)
  • Postharvest life of fruit (assistant)

Graduate program

  • Postharvest life of fruit (assistant)

Undergraduate study programme (BSc)

  • Pomology I (assistant)
  • Basics of growing woody culture (assistant)

Graduate study programme (MSc)

  • Modern technology of growing fruit trees (assistant)
  • Modern technology of storage of fruit (assistant)

Research interests

  • Modern technology of growing fruit trees
  • Modern technology of storage of fruit
  • Pomotechnics in fruit growing
  • Ecological conditions for fruit growing
  • Storage capacity of fruit
  • Oxidative stress in the fruit/fruit trees
  • Anatomy of fruits

Current projects

2008. - now.

Biochemical and histological changes in mandarin fruits during storage
Ministry of Science, Education and Sports, Croatia
Nikola Pavičić, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb

2007. - now

Influence of oxidative stress on the organization and function of plant cells and tissues
Ministry of Science, Education and Sports, Croatia
Hrvoje Lepeduš, Agricultural Institute Osijek

Academic qualifications

2002. - B.Sc.

Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb
Pollen germinability of apple pollenizers and their effect on chemical composition of Golden Delicious clone "B"

Training and research experience

2006. - 2007.

Department of Biology, Division of Plant Cell Biology and Ecophysiology, University of Osijek, Croatia
Experimental research for dissertation

2005.

Department of Biology, Division of Plant Cell Biology and Ecophysiology, University of Osijek, Croatia
Methods for determination of enzymatic activity in the tissue of plants and making herbal preparations for light microscope
Study stay

2004.

Department of biology, Faculty of Education, University of Osijek, Croatia
Methods for measuring photosynthesis and determining concentrations of photosynthesis pigments
Study stay

Employment and work experience

2003. - now

Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb

Past projects

2002. - 2006.

The effect of conjugated trienes and phenols on CI of Satsuma fruit
Ministry of Science and Technology, Croatia
Nikola Pavičić, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb

2002. - 2004.

The effect of heat treatment and harvest date on scald of 'Granny Smith' apple
Ministry of Science and Technology, Croatia
Tomislav Jemric, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb

2002. - 2004.

The effect of root prunning on vegetative and generative activity of 'Elstar' apple
Ministry of Science and Technology, Croatia
Nikola Pavičić, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb

Scientific publications

Voća, S.; Dobričević, N.; Dragović-Uzelac, V.; Duralija, B.; Družić, J.; Čmelik, Z.; Skendrović Babojelić, M. (2008) Fruit Quality of New Early Ripening Strawberry Cultivars in Croatia. Food Technology and Biotechnology. 46 3; 292-298

Skendrović Babojelić, M.; Ivančić, K.; Družić, J.; Kovač, A.; Voća, S. (2007) Chemical and Sensory Characteristics of Three Apple Cultivars (Malus x domestica Borkh.). Agriculturae Conspectus Scientificus. 72, 4; 317-322

Družić, J.; Voća, S.; Čmelik, Z.; Dobričević, N.; Duralija, B.; Skendrović-Babojelić, M. (2007) Fruit Quality of Plum Cultivars ' Elena' and ' Bistrica'. Agriculturae Conspectus Scientificus. 72, 4; 307-310.

Kovač, A.; Skendrović Babojelić, M.; Voća, S.; Jagatić, A.M.; Klepo, T. (2007) Influence of harvest time on fruit quality of apples (Malus x domestica Borkh.). Pomologia Croatica. 13, 4; 211-217.

Voća, S.; Dobričević, N.; Skendrović Babojelić, M.; Družić, J.; Duralija, B.; Levačić, J. (2007) Differences in Fruit Quality of Strawberry cv. Elsanta Depending on Cultivation System and Harvest Time. Agriculturae Conspectus Scientificus. 72, 4; 285-288

Družić, J., Voća S., Čmelik Z. Dobričević N., Duralija B., Skendrović Babojelić M., (2006) Influence of cultivation system on fruit quality of cultivar Elsanta . Pomologia Croatica 12, 4:255-262

Voća S., Duralija B., Družić J., Skendrović Babojelić M., Dobričević N., Čmelik Z. (2006)     Influence of Cultivation Systems on Physical and Chemical Composition of Strawberry Fruits cv. Elsanta. Agriculturae Conspectus Scientificus 71,  4: 171-174

Jemrić, T.; Pavičić, N.; Skendrović, M. (2005) Influence of thinning method on postharvest quality of 'Golden Delicious cl. B' apple (Malus domestica Borkh.). Agriculturae Conspectus Scientificus 70, 1; 11-15

Pavičić, N.; Jemrić, T.; Skendrović, M.; Ćosić, T. (2004) Tree canopy pruning does not regulate biennial bearing in 'Elstar' apple.  Poljoprivreda. 10, 2; 32-35

Pavičić, N.; Krpina, I.; Jemrić, T.; Kaučić, D.; Blašković, D.; Skendrović, M. (2004) The effect of cultivar and bearing tree on bud differentiation, frost damage and fruit set in apple. Poljoprivreda. 10, 1; 49-54. 

Skendrović, M.; Jemrić, T.; Pavičić, N. (2003) Energy germinate pollen varieties of apples. Sjemenarstvo. 20, 5-6; 297-302.

Croatian Scientific Bibliography (CROSBI)

http://bib.irb.hr/lista-radova?autor=258012