November 24, 2017

Archives for June 2014

14th international science conference EUSPEN 2014, Dubrovnik

Employees of the Precision Engineering Laboratory visited the 14th international science conference EUSPEN 2014, held from 02. to 06.06.2014. in Dubrovnik. The conference is run and organized by the European society for precision engineering and nanotechnology. It’s an international conference, visited by scientists and engineers from all over the world. The main science themes are:

  • Renewable Energy Technologies
  • Precision Engineering for Medical Products
  • Additive Manufacturing for Precision Engineering
  • Nano & Micro Metrology
  • Ultra Precision Machines
  • Ultra Precision Manufacturing & Assembly Processes
  • Important/Novel Advances in Precision Engineering & Nano Technologies
  • Motion Control in Precision Systems, Nano & Micro Manufacturing

In the theme Renewable Energy Technologies our team presented a poster:

  • River flow energy harvesting by employing piezoelectric eels‘, by authors: E. Kamenar, S. Zelenika, D. Blažević and student I Šamanić. Paper can be read here, poser can be found here.

In the theme Ultra Precision Machines, our team presented two posters:

  • Precision positioning system with high-speed FPGA-based closed loop control‘ by authors E. Kamenar, S. Zelenika and M. Franulović. Paper can be read here, poser can be found here.
  • Numerical modelling of piezoelectric vibration energy scavenging bimorphs‘ by authors D. Blažević and S. Zelenika. Paper can be read here, poser can be found here.

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Award for the best student paper on the 37th MIPRO conference

Employees of the Precision Engineering Laboratory participated on the 37th International Convention on Information and CommunicationTechnology, Electronics and Microelectronics (MIPRO) in Opatija, Croatia.

In the SP MIPRO Junior Student Papers section our team presented a work entitled ‘Comparison of different DC motor positioning control algorithms’, written by students  Nikola Baćac, Vedran Slukić, Miroslav Puškarić, Boris Štih, junior researcher Ervin Kamenar and professor Saša Zelenika.

The paper won the award for the best student paper!

The paper can be read here, and pptx presentation can be seen here.

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