GENERAL
Name: Baleta, Jakov
Title: Dr.
Address: Power Engineering and Energy Management Chair
Department of Energy, Power Engineering and Environment
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture (FSB)
University of Zagreb
Ivana Lučića 5
HR-10 002 Zagreb
Phone: +385 95 861 7909, +385 1 6168 494
E-mail: jakov (dot) baleta (at) fsb (dot) hr
Skype: jakov.fsb
Mailing address: FSB, Ivana Lučića 5, HR-10 002 Zagreb
Born: 12. January 1989., Sisak, Croatia
Marital status: not married
Scopus Author ID: 56235816100
CROSBI Author ID: 340845
ResearchGate: Jakov Baleta
Current position

since 2013 Research assistant at the Department of Energy, Power Engineering and Environment, FSB, University of Zagreb

summer 2011 HEP Proizvodnja d.o.o. TE Sisak, Sisak, Croatia – student training
summer 2010 Energon, d.o.o., Zagreb, Croatia – student training
Memberships

since 2014 member of the Adria Section of Combustion Institute
since 2013 member of the International Centre for Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems (SDEWES Centre)
since 2013 member of the European Research Community on Flow, Turbulence and Combustion (ERCOFTAC)
Education

since 2013 doctoral study, University of Zagreb
2011-2013 M.Sc. study of Power and Proces Engineering, University of Zagreb,
1.5 years program, M.Sc.
2007-2011 B.Sc. study of Mechanical Engineering, University of Zagreb,
3.5 years program, B.Sc.
2003-2007 gymnasium “Gimnazija Sisak”, Sisak
Languages

UNDERSTANDING SPEAKING WRITING
Listening Reading Spoken interaction Spoken production
English C2 C2 C1 C1 C1
German A2 A1 A2 A2 A1

Levels: A1/2: Basic user - B1/2: Independent user - C1/2 Proficient user
Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
Conference organisation committees

2013 Local Organising Committee: Member of LOC of the 8th, 9th and 10th Conferences on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems and 1st South East European Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems
Awards

2013 graduate degree summa cum laude
2013 medal of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture for outstanding achievement during the graduate study
2012 Dean’s Award for promotion of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture
2012 INETEC (Institute for Nuclear Technology) Award for achievement during the study
2012 “Hrvoje Požar” Award for exceptional scholastic ability on power engineering study
2011 undergraduate degree summa cum laude
2011 medal of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture for outstanding achievement during the undergraduate study
2009 Davorin Bazjanac award for the best student in academic year 2008./2009.
Workshops, courses & seminars

December 2015 Building Knowledge and Experience Exchange in CFD, Central European Exchange Program for University Studies (CEEPUS), TU Brno, Brno, Czech Republic
February 2015 Short Course Atomization and Sprays, TU Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany
Miscellaneous

hobbies: playing guitar, sailing, philosophy of mathematics, physics, travelling
PROJECTS

Ongoing

since Sep. 2012 project: Numerical modeling of multiphase flow and combustion processes
role: Participation at the Department of Energy, Power Engineering and Environment, FSB, University of Zagreb
finance: AVL
PUBLICATIONS

Scientific Papers Published in SCI/CC Journals

1. Vujanović, Milan; Petranović, Zvonimir; Edelbauer, Wilfried; Baleta, Jakov; Duić, Neven, Numerical Modelling of Diesel Spray Using the Eulerian Multiphase Approach // Energy conversion and management (2015)
2. Baleta, Jakov; Vujanović, Milan; Pachler, Klaus; Duić, Neven, Numerical modeling of urea water based selective catalytic reduction for mitigation of NOx from transport sector // Journal of Cleaner Production 88, 262-271 (2015) [IF 3.590, Q1, 0 cit]
Scientific Papers Published in Conference Proceedings

1. Baleta, Jakov; Mikulčić, Hrvoje; Vujanović, Milan, Numerical simulation of urea based selective non-catalytic reduction deNOx process for industrial applications // Digital Proceedings of the 10th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems - SDEWES2015 / Ban, Marko et al. (ur.), Zagreb: University of Zagreb, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture (2015)
2. Wang, Jin; Vujanović, Milan; Baleta, Jakov; Duić, Neven; Guzović, Zvonimir, Effects of surface deposition and droplet injection on film cooling // Digital Proceedings of the 10th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems - SDEWES2015 / Ban, Marko et al. (ur.), Zagreb: University of Zagreb, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture (2015)
3. Baleta, Jakov; Vujanović, Milan; Duić, Neven; Pachler, Klaus; Schellander, David, Improvement of the numerical framework for selective catalytic reduction applications // Proceedings of the European Combustion Meeting – 2015. Budapest, 2015. P2-65
4. Vujanović, Milan; Petranović, Zvonimir; Duić, Neven; Baleta, Jakov, Modelling of diesel injection process using eulerian multiphase approach // Digital Proceedings of the 9th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems - SDEWES2014 / Ban, Marko et al. (ur.), Zagreb: University of Zagreb, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture (2014)
5. Baleta, Jakov; Vujanović, Milan; Duić, Neven; Pachler, Klaus, Numerical modelling of film separation in CFD wall film module // Digital Proceedings of the 9th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems - SDEWES2014 / Ban, Marko .... [et al.] (ur.), Zagreb: University of Zagreb, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture (2014)
6. Baleta, Jakov; Vujanović, Milan; Pachler, Klaus; Duić, Neven, Implementation and validation of the mathematical model of surface tension into CFD wall film module // Proceedings of the jointly organized 11th. World Congress on Computational Mechanics - WCCM XI, 5th. European Congress on Computational Mechanics - ECCM V, 6th. European Congress on Computational Fluid Dynamics - ECFD VI / Onate, Eugenio ; Oliver, Xavier ; Huerta, Antonio (ur.). Barcelona, Španjolska : International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE), 5249-5255 (2014)
7. Baleta, Jakov; Vujanović, Milan; Duić, Neven; Pachler, Klaus, Modelling and implementation of surface tension effects into CFD wall film module // Digital Proceedings of the 1st South East European Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems - SEE SDEWES Ohrid 2014 / Ban, Marko .. [et al.] (ur.). Zagreb : University of Zagreb, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, 0034-1-0034-10 (2014)
8. Baleta, Jakov; Pachler, Klaus; Vujanović, Milan; Duić, Neven, Numerical investigation of wallfilm formation for SCR applications // Digital Proceedings of 8th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems – SDEWES Conference, 2013. / Ban, Marko .... [et al.] (ur.). Zagreb : University of Zagreb, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, 0270-1.-0270-16 (2013)
9. Ćutić, Tomislav; Baleta, Jakov; Padovan, Maksimilijan; Smoljan, Darko; Balen, Igor, Analysis of annual energy demand for ventilation using a model based on hourly measured weather data // 43. Međunarodni kongres o grejanju, hlađenju i klimatizaciji - Zbornik radova 2012. / Todorović, Branislav, editor(s). Beograd: SMEITS - Društvo za KGH, 2012. 61-69
10. Pasanec, Josip; Baleta, Jakov; Ćutić, Tomislav; Soldo, Vladimir; Ćurko, Tonko. Pilot-project of mobile solar assisted heat pump with direct expansion // Zbornik radova / Ilijaš, Branko, editor(s). Zagreb : Energetika Marketing, 2012.
Abstracts in Conference Proceedings

1. Ćutić, Tomislav; Baleta, Jakov; Pasanec, Josip; Soldo, Vladimir; Ćurko, Tonko, Reduction of energy consumption and CO2 emissions in domestic water heating by means of direct expansion solar assisted heat pump // Smanjenje emisije CO2 za 80 posto do 2050. godine – realnost ili utopija – / Jelavić, Branka, editor(s). Zagreb : Hrvatsko energetsko društvo, 2012. 45-46
2. Ćutić, Tomislav; Pasanec, Josip; Baleta, Jakov; Soldo, Vladimir; Ćurko Tonko, Mobile solar assisted heat pump with direct expansion // EuroSun 2012 - Book of Abstracts / Franković, Bernard ; Dalenback, Jan-Olof, editor(s). Rijeka : Croatian Solar Energy Association, International Solar Energy Society - Europe (ISES Europe), 2012.
Thesis

1. Numerical Investigation of Wallfilm Formation for Selective Catalytic Reduction Applications, FSB, Zagreb, supervised by Vujanović, Milan ; Duić, Neven, 76 pp. (2013) 
2. Determination of pressure balance effective area, FSB, Zagreb, Supervised by Grgec Bermanec, Lovorka, 37 pp. (2011) 
Unpublished Lectures

1. Baleta, Jakov; Vujanović, Milan; Duić, Neven; Pachler, Klaus, Improvement and validation of the wall film module for SCR applications, 20th ERCOFTAC (European Research Community on Flow, Turbulence and Combustion) Alpe Danube Adria Pilot-Centre Meeting, Maribor, Slovenia, 2014.
2. Development of mobile solar assisted heat pump with direct expansion, Stručni skup Fakulteta Sveučilišta u Zagrebu – 'Mi imamo rješenja: vizije novih generacija za zeleni razvoj' u sklopu Zagrebačkog energetskog tjedna, Zagreb, 2013
3. Baleta, Jakov; Vujanović, Milan; Pachler, Klaus; Reinhard, Tatschl, Numerical investigation of wall film formation for SCR applications // 17th ERCOFTAC (European Research Community on Flow, Turbulence and Combustion) Alpe Danube Adria Pilot-Center Meeting, Graz, Austria, 2013.



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