Student Theses

Here you can find a chronological list of Bachelor, Master and PhD theses done under the supervision of prof. Hrvoje Jasak. Also, there is a list of student projects awarded by the Rector of the University of Zagreb. Theses are available for download, please follow the link. Some theses are not available in English.

PhD theses

  • Vuko Vukčević: Coupled Potential Flow and CFD Modelling for Off-Shore and Naval Applications, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2016 Download
  • Luca Mangani: Development and Validation of an Object Oriented CFD Solver for Heat Transfer and Combustion Modeling in Turbomachinery Applications, Facoltà di Ingegneria, Università degli Studi di Firenze, 2008  Download
  • Željko Tuković: Metoda kontrolnih volumena na domenama promjenjivog oblika, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2005  Download
  • Franjo Juretić: Error Analysis in Finite Volume CFD, Imperial College London, University of London, 2004  Download
  • Hrvoje Jasak: Error analysis and estimation for the Finite Volume Method with applications to fluid flows, Imperial College London, University of London, 1996 Download

Master theses

  • Bruno Bartolec: Numerical simulation of the flow in a multi-stage axial compressor, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2017 Download
  • Filip Šutalo: Evaluation of variants of enhanced wall treatment wall function in turbulent flow simulations, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2017 Download
  • Borna Šeb: Numerical characterisation of a ship propeller, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2017 Download
  • Josip Žužul: Numerical evaluation of the performance curve for the NASA rotor 67, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2017 Download
  • Borna Šojat: Development of an automated process for turbine blade optimisation, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2017 Download
  • Marko Horvat: A study of rotor-stator interaction models for numerical performance prediction of centrifugal pumps, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2016  Download
  • Tibor Bešenić: Implementation and Validation of the Two-Potential Electrolyte Assembly Equations in the Computational Fuel Cell Model, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2016  Download
  • Nikola Lisjak: Aerodynamic shape optimisation based on adjoint surface sensitivities, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2016  Download
  • Robert Keser: Block-coupled solution algorithms for two-equation turbulence models, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2016  Download
  • Adam Azenić: Implementation and validation of Acoustic Wave Propagation Model, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2016  Download
  • Gregor Cvijetić: Analysis and implementation of the Harmonic Balance Method in Computational Fluid Dynamics, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2015  Download
  • Inno Gatin: Implementation and validation of the Higher Order Wave Spectrum Method (HOS) for simulation of surface waves, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2015  Download
  • Tomislav Gradinščak: Numerical simulation of compressible free surface flows, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2014  Download
  • Karlo Šunjo: Numerical simulation of compressible flows using a coupled density-based solution algorithm, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2014  Download
  • Vanja Škurić: Multi-objective optimisation of a tube bundle heat exchanger, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2014  Download
  • Tessa Uroić: Constrained optimisation of a tube bundle heat exchanger under uncertainty, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2014  Download
  • Damir Rigler: Validation of the Immersed Boundary method in OpenFOAM, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2014  Download
  • Vuko Vukčević: Application of Computational Fluid Dynamics in Naval Hydrodynamics, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2013  Download
  • Jovani Luiz Favero: Simulacao de escoamentos viscoelasticos: Desenvolvimento de uma metodologia da analise utilizando o software OpenFOAM e equacoes constitutivas diferenciais, Escola de Engenharia, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, 2009  Download

Bachelor theses

  • Josip Andrašec: Numerical study of a wing tip vortex, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2016  Download
  • Deni Vlašić: Numerical simulation of the open water test for marine propeller model, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2016  Download
  • Adam Azenić: Numerical simulation of acoustic response coupled with flow, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2014  Download
  • Mihael Cindori: Numerical Simulation of a swirl-stabilised flame, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2014  Download
  • Inno Gatin: Numerical simulation of wave loading on static offshore structures, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2014  Download
  • Nikola Lisjak: Calculation of surface sensitivity of turbo profile using CFD and continuous adjoint equations, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2014  Download
  • Tomislav Marić: Numerička studija udara kapljice rose u kose površine, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2008 Download

Rector’s award

  • Marko Horvat, Borna Šojat, Josip Žužul: Wind turbine with tubercles blades, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2016  Download
  • Inno Gatin: Spektralna metoda viših redova za nelinearnu propagaciju površinskih valova, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, University of Zagreb, 2015  Download