Research Projects

Research Projects

2017

  • SMART URBAN GREEN: GOVERNING CONFLICTING PERSPECTIVES ON TRANSFORMATIONS IN THE URBAN RURAL CONTINUUM. European project Nr. 693443 (2017-2020). Project Coordinator: DRIFT Erasmus University Rotterdam (Prof. D. Loorbach, Dr. M. Hisschemoller). Project partners and members of the project: SAAD Univ. of Camerino (Prof. M. Sargolini, I. Pierantoni); IATEUR IRCS Univ. de Reims (Prof. F. Mancebo, Dr. S. Villiere), Regio Drechtsteden (M. Van Bijnen), Marche Region (A. Casini), Reims Métropole (S. Rodriguez-Garcia), SEDRD, Univ. of Guelph (Prof. C. Bryant, Prof. W. Caldwell), AF University of Zagreb (Prof.dr.sc. B. Bojanić Obad Šćitaroci, Doc.dr.sc. Ana Mrđa), FNS Pskov State Univeristy (Dr. O. Likhacheva, T. Vasileva), EKAPRAEK (I. Usova), CIVILSCAPE (D. Gotzmann).
  • URBAN EMANATION / URBANA EMANACIJA. Faculty of Architecture University of Zagreb with the financial support of the University of Zagreb, scientific and artistic research (June – December 2017). Head: Prof. Bojana Bojanić Obad Šćitaroci, Ph.D. Researchers: Prof. Mladen Obad Šćitaroci PhD, Ass.Prof. Ana Mrđa Ph.D., Tin Oberman Ph.D., Marko Rukavina Ph.D. and Ph.D student Tamara Marić. Urban emanation is a concept that shows the influence of landscape on changing city public spaces. The research seeks to achieve the application of this concept in the development of future projects through themes: heritage, attractions, soundscape, landscape, motion and tourism.

2016

  • EMANATION OF URBAN LANDSCAPE / EMANACIJA URBANOG PEJSAŽA. Faculty of Architecture University of Zagreb with the financial support of the University of Zagreb, scientific and artistic research (June – December 2016). Head: Prof. Bojana Bojanić Obad Šćitaroci, Ph.D. Researchers: Ana Mrđa Ph.D., Tin Oberman Ph.D., Marko Rukavina Ph.D. and Ph.D students Tamara Maric and Nikola Matuhina. Research is focused on phenomena and relations between public space, urban planning and historic features of the urban landscape.

2014-2018

  • HERITAGE URBANISM (HERU) – URBAN AND SPATIAL MODELS FOR REVIVAL AND ENHANCEMENT OF CULTURAL HERITAGE / URBANIZAM NASLIJEĐA – URBANISTIČKI I PROSTORNI MODELI ZA OŽIVLJAVANJE I UNAPRJEĐENJE KULTURNOGA NASLIJEĐA, financed by Croatian Science Foundation (HRZZ-2032), which is being carried out at the Faculty of Architecture University of Zagreb. Head of the Project: Prof. Mladen Obad Šćitraoci, D.Sc. Further information: arhitekt.unizg.hr heruforum.wordpress.com facebook.com

2015

  • EMANATION OF URBAN LANDSCAPE / EMANACIJA URBANOG PEJSAŽA. Faculty of Architecture University of Zagreb with the financial support of the University of Zagreb, scientific and artistic research (June-December 2015). Head: Prof. Bojana Bojanić Obad Šćitaroci, Ph.D. Researchers: Ana Mrdja Ph.D., Tin Oberman Ph.D., Marko Rukavina Ph.D. and Ph.D students Tamara Maric and Nikola Matuhina. Research is focused on phenomena and relations between public space, urban planning and historic features of the urban landscape.

2006-2013

  • URBAN AND LANDSCAPE HERITAGE OF CROATIA AS PART OF EUROPEAN CULTURE / URBANISTIČKO I PEJSAŽNO NASLIJEĐE HRVATSKE KAO DIO EUROPSKE KULTURE – scientific-research project of the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Zagreb registered with the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports of the Republic of Croatia under the number 00543089-2967. Main researcher: Professor Mladen Obad Šćitaroci, D.Sc.
    Researchers from Faculty of Architecture: Professor Emeritus Bruno Milić, D.Sc.; Prof. Bojana Bojanić Obad Šćitaroci, D.Sc.; Prof. Damir Krajnik, D.Sc.; Prof.assist. Zlatko Karač, Prof.assist. Nataša Jakšić, D.Sc.; Prof.assist. Vedran Ivanković, D.Sc.; Lea Petrović Krajnik, D.Sc.; Zorana Sokol-Gojnik, D.Sc.; asisst. Nikša Božić, asisst. Tamara Marić, asisst. Ana Mrđa, asisst. Tin Oberman, asisst. Marko Rukavina.
    Researchers and collaborators from other institutions: Biserka Dumbović-Bilušić, D.Sc.; Miće Gamulin, D.Sc.; Maja Anastazija Kovačević, D.Sc.; Koraljka Vahtar-Jurković, D.Sc.; Irena Matković, M.Sc.; Mirna Meštrović, M.Sc.; Irma Huić (PhD student), Dario Sironić (PhD student), Marijana Sironić (PhD student) and Ksenija Petrić, M.Sc.
    Joung collaborators at project: Alen Žunić, Nikola Matuhina, Boris Dundović, Tina Lacković, Kristina Lukačević, Ksenija Radić, Ana Sopina, Mauro Milli, Marina Tolj.
    Published works as part of project: Croatian scientific bibliography (CROSBI) – www.bib.irb.hr

2004-2006

  • VILLAS, STATELY HOMES AND CASTLES – COMPATIBLE USE, VALORISATION AND CREATIVE MANAGEMENT / DVORCI, KURIJE I ZAMKOVI – PRIHVATLJIVA SUVREMENA NAMJENA, VRJEDNOVANJE I KREATIVNO UPRAVLJANJE – project of the European Union INTERREG IIIB CADSES (Central – Adriatic – Danubian – South-Eastern European Space). Project accepted in Bruxelles in December 2003. Project holder: Regione Veneto – Direzione Cultura (Venezia). Project participants: Istituto Regionale Ville Venete (Venezia);
    Universita di Ferrara – Dipartimento di Architettura; Universita degli studi di Trieste – Dipartimento Ingigneria civile; Istituto per i beni artistici, culturali e naturali della Regione Emilia-Romagna; Regione dell’Umbria; Municipality of Corfu (Krf, Greece); Office of the Government of Carinthia – department for Spatial Planning and Development (Klagenfurt, Austria). Croatian participants at project: the University of Zagreb – Faculty of Architecture (project holder), the Fund for the Regional Development of the Republic of Croatia, the County of Zagreb, the County of Krapina-zagorje, the County of Varaždin, the County of Požega-Salvonia and the County of Koprivnica-Križevci. Head of the Croatian part of the project: Professor Mladen Obad Šćitaroci, D.Sc.; project secretary and coordinator: Nikša Božić; www.dvorci.hr

2002-2005

  • URBAN AND LANDSCAPE HERITAGE OF CROATIA AS PART OF EUROPEAN CULTURE / URBANISTIČKO I PERIVOJNO NASLIJEĐE HRVATSKE KAO DIO EUROPSKE KULTURE
    Scientific-research project of the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Zagreb registered with the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports of the Republic of Croatia under the number 0054029. Main researcher: Professor Mladen Obad Šćitaroci, D.Sc., Researchers and collaborators at project: Professor Emeritus Bruno Milić, D.Sc., Bojana Bojanić Obad Šćitaroci, D.Sc., lecturer Zlatko Karač, scientific trainee Vedran Ivanković, scientific trainee Damir Krajnik, assistant Nikša Božić. Published works as part of project: Croatian scientific bibliography (CROSBI) – www.bib.irb.hr

2000-2002

  • SPATIAL PLANNING AND PROTECTION OF THE ENVIRONMENT OF CROATIA – RESEARCH OF THE ELEMENTS FOR THE GENERAL THEORY OF REGIONAL PLANNING AND PROTECTION OF ENVIRONMENT / PROSTORNO UREĐENJE I ZAŠTITA OKOLIŠA HRVATSKE – ISTRAŽIVANJE ELEMENATA ZA OPĆU TEORIJU PROSTORNOG UREĐENJA I ZAŠTITE OKOLIŠA – scientific-research project of the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Zagreb registered with the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports of the Republic of Croatia. Main researcher: Professor Mladen Obad Šćitaroci, D.Sc.; researcher on the topic: Bojana Bojanić Obad Šćitaroci, D.Sc. Published works as part of project: Croatian scientific bibliography (CROSBI) – www.bib.irb.hr
  • PUBLIC PARKS IN CROATIA / GRADSKI PERIVOJI HRVATSKE – research project of the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Zagreb. Project holder: Professor Mladen Obad Šćitaroci, D.Sc., project coordinator: junior assistant Nikša Božić, collaborator: scientific trainee Damir Krajnik. Project financed by the Ministry of Sciences of the Republic of Croatia. archive.org

1996-1998

  • TOWN PARKS OF THE FORMER AUSTRIAN MONARCHY / GRADSKI PERIVOJI BIVŠE AUSTRIJSKE MONARHIJE / STADTPARKANLAGEN IN DEN LÄNDERN DER EHEMALIGEN K.U.K. MONARCHIE – mid-European research project (researchers at project from Austria, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Poland, Slovenia and Croatia). Holders: Fonds zur FÖrderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung, Wien & Institut für Kunstgeschichte der UniversitÄt Wien (Funds for the Promotion of Scientific Researches, Vienna & the Institute of the History of Art at the University of Vienna). Coordinators: Professor Walter Krause, D.Sc. and Professor Géza Hajós, D.Sc.; coordinators and supervisors for Croatia and Slovenia: Professor Mladen Obad Šćitaroci, D.Sc. and Bojana Bojanić Obad Šćitaroci, D.Sc.. The book Town parks of Croatia in the 19th century – public park architecture of Croatian towns in the European context (Zagreb, 2004) was published as a result of the Croatian part of the project.

1991-1999

  • RESEARCH OF THE HERITAGE OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE OF CROATIA – PARKS AT MANORS IN SLAVONIA / ISTRAŽIVANJE BAŠTINE PARKOVNE ARHITEKTURE HRVATSKE – PERIVOJI UZ DVORCE SLAVONIJE – topic as part of the scientific-research project of the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Zagreb RESEARCH OF ELEMENTS FOR THE THEORY OF REGIONAL PLANNING OF CROATIA. Main researcher: Professor Ante Marinović-Uzelac, D.Sc.; task holder: Docent Mladen Obad Šćitaroci, D.Sc., researcher on the topic: Bojana Bojanić Obad Šćitaroci, D.Sc.

1992-1993

  • ATLAS OF INTERNATIONAL BAROQUE – UNESCO INTERREGIONAL PROJECT / ATLAS SVJETSKOG BAROKA – MEĐUREGIONALNI PROJEKT UNESCO-a / LES ESPACES DU BAROQUE – UNESCO PROJEKT INTERRÉGIONAL – Coordinator: Professor of Architecture Marcello Fagiolo (Italy), coordinator for Croatia: Docent Mladen Obad Šćitaroci, D.Sc., supervisor of the Croatian part of the project: Professor Vladimir Marković, D.Sc.

1986-1990

  • RESEARCH OF PARKS OF NORTHERN CROATIA / ISTRAŽIVANJE PARKOVA SJEVERNE HRVATSKE a topic as part of the scientific-research project of the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Zagreb RESEARCH OF ELEMENTS OF REGIONAL PLANNING FOR THE FORMULATION OF THE GENERAL THEORY OF SPATIAL PLANNING. Main researcher: Professor Ante Marinović-Uzelac, D.Sc.; topic holder: Mladen Obad Šćitaroci, M.Sc.

1986

  • ANALYSIS OF THE SPECIFICALITY OF PARKS AT THERMAL SPAS IN THE 19TH CENTURY AND A CONTRIBUTION TO THE METHODOLOGY OF THE RESTORATION OF HISTORICAL PARKS AT SANATORIUMS ON THE EXAMPLE OF LIPIK / ANALIZA SPECIFIČNNOSTI PERIVOJA TERMALNIH LJEČILIŠTA 19. STOLJEĆA I PRILOG METODOLOGIJI OBNOVE POVIJESNIH PERIVOJA UZ LJEČILIŠTA NA PRIMJERU LIPIKA. Main researcher: Professor Ante Marinović-Uzelac, D.Sc.; topic holder: Mladen Obad Šćitaroci, M.Sc.