Associate Professor Hrvoje Meaški
Department: Department of Hydrotechnics
> currently in the Dean's office (ground floor)
Office hours: Thursdays from 10 to 12 AM (ZOOM)
Phone: +385 42 408 917
Mobile: +385 91 408 9009
Geographic Information Systems in Environmental Engineering
Management and protection of water resources
Doctoral degree: 2011 (Model of the karst water resources protection on the example of the Plitvice Lakes National Park; Supervisors: Prof. emeritus Božidar Biondić and Prof. emeritus Darko Mayer)
Graduated: 2004 (Hydrogeological parameters of wells at the Bartolovec water pumping station; Supervisor: Prof. Kosta Urumović, PhD)
At an undergraduate study programme in Environmental Engineering, he delivers the course Engineering Geology and works an assistant lecturer in the course GIS. At a graduate study programme in Environmental Engineering, he delivers the courses GIS in Environmental Engineering and Groundwater Protection; he is
assistant lecturer in the course Karst Hydrogeology. At a doctoral study programme in Environmental Engineering, he is a co-lecturer in the courses Environmental Hydrogeology and Management and Protection of Water Resources.
Some of teaching activities he has participated in
Guest lecturer in the course Water Management at the international Joint Doctoral Program - GEO-Engineering and Water Management; guest lecturer at the Faculty Mining, Geology and Petroleum Engineering, the University of Zagreb, within the May Mester program of the University of Texas (USA); invited lecturer at Jackson School of Geosciences, The University of Texas at Austin, USA - 31st Oliver Distinguished Lecturer.
Scientific and research activities
Associate researcher on several scientific projects in the field of Geological Engineering (Projects).
Participation in the preparation and drafting of a number of professional projects, analyses and studies related to hydrogeology and protection of water resources, especially in karst areas. Over time, he improved his skills of using geographic information system (GIS). (Professional projects).
Professional training: professional exam for independent geological research (MZOS 2012); Regional Advanced Training Course on Application of Isotope Techniques in Hydrology (IAEA, Hungary, 2008); Regional Training Course on Application of Isotope Techniques in Hydrology (IAEA, Montenegro, 2007).
Member of the Croatian Geological Society (CGS); International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH) – member of the Council of the Croatian National Group; International Association of Engineering Geology (IAEG); Croatian Society for the Protection of Water (HDZV).
Previous activities at the Faculty
Vice Dean for Finances (2018-2020); Head of the Department of Hydraulic Engineering (2016-2018); Chairman of the GFV Quality Management Committee (2016-2018); member of the GFV Quality Management Committee (2013-2020); member of the Library Board (2011-2013); member of the Teaching Committee (2016-2018); member of the Postgraduate Studies Committee (2018-2020).
Member of the Working Group of the Faculty of Geotechnics for the development of the university postgraduate doctoral study program in Environmental Engineering (2014-2017)
Member of the Working Group of the Faculty of Geotechnics for the development of the university graduate study program in Environmental Engineering (beginning of classes: 2015/16)
Current activities at the Faculty
Member of the Senate of the University of Zagreb. Member of the Technical Area Council of the University of Zagreb.
Member of the editorial board of the journal Environmental Engineering - Inženjerstvo okoliša.