University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

Assoc. Prof. Aleksandra Bensa, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Aleksandra Bensa, PhD

Office location: 6th Hall 1st floor room 122
phone: 01 239 -3802
e-mail: abensa ( at ) agr.hr
Languages: croatian, english
Consultations: monday from 9 to 11

Academic qualifications

  • 2002 - 2006: Ph.D.
    Faculty of Agriculture University of Zagreb
    "Nitrogen in system hydroameliorated soil-water according to different fertilization of arable crops"
  • 1997 - 2001: M.Sc.
    Faculty of Agriculture University of Zagreb
    "Influence of drainage and fertilization upon nitrogen distribution in the soil-water-plant system"
  • 1991 - 1996: B.Sc.
    Faculty of Agriculture University of Zagreb
    "Yield components of new "00" cultivars of oil rape"

Employment and work experience

  • 1997 - : Faculty of Agriculture University of Zagreb
    1997-2008 Young researcher
    2008-2013 Assistant Professor
    2013- now Associatte Professor

Teaching

Research interests

  • Soil chemistry
  • Soil and water protection

Projects

scientific

Title Funding Status
Međuusporedba metoda mjerenja denudacije krša Croatian science foundation in progress
Zaštita voda na hidromelioriranim poljoprivrednim površinama od onečišćenja provođenjem mjera predloženih direktivama EU u primjeni gnojiva i pesticida Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Kakvoća vode na melioriranim poljoprivrednim površinama i zaštita voda od onečišćenja provođenjem mjera predloženih direktivama EU u primjeni gnojiva i pesticida Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Utjecaj poljoprivrede na onečišćenje tla i voda MZOS finished

Publications

  • Miloš, B., Bensa, A. (2017) Prediction of soil organic carbon using VIS-NIR spectroscopy: Application to Red Mediterranean soils from Croatia. Eurasian Journal of Soil Science, 6, 4; 365-373. doi:10.18393/ejss.319208
  • Miloš, B., Bensa, A. (2017) Fractal approach in characterization of spatial pattern of soil properties. Eurasian Journal of Soil Science, 6, 1; 20-27. doi:10.18393/ejss.284260
  • Bensa, A, Miloš B., Sever Štrukil, Z. (2015) Humus quality in hydromorphic soils of the island of Rab. Agriculturae Conspectus Scientificus, 80, 1; 47-51
  • Rubinić, V., Pejić, M., Vukoje, I., Bensa, A. (2015) Influence of Geomorphology and Land Use on Soil Formation – Case Study Maksimir (Zagreb, Croatia). Agriculturae conspectus scintificus, 80, 1; 1-8.
  • Vidaček, Ž., Bogunović, M., Husnjak, S., Sraka, M. Bensa, A. (2008) Hydropedological Map of the Republic of Croatia. Agriculturae Conspectus Scientificus, 73, 2; 67-74.
  • Bensa, A., Vidaček, Ž., Čoga, L., Sraka, M., Vrhovec, D. (2007) Influences of pipe drainage and fertilization on nitrate leaching. Cereal Research Communications, 35, 2; 237-240. doi:10.1556/CRC.35.2007.2.18

Bibliography (CROSBI): https://www.bib.irb.hr/pregled/znanstvenici/263583?w_mentor=1

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