Zoran Kapelan

 

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Background

 

Education

 

Oct 1999 - Feb 2002

PhD in Engineering, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK

Oct 1984 - Sep 1989

Dipl. Ing. in Civil Engineering, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Yugoslavia

 

 

Professional Experience

 

Nov 2010 – present

University of Exeter (Exeter, UK), College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences

Professor of Water Systems Engineering

Aug 2005 – Oct 2010

University of Exeter (Exeter, UK), School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics

Senior Lecturer/ Associate Professor

Oct 1999 - Jul 2005

University of Exeter (Exeter, UK), School of Engineering, Computer Science and Mathematics

Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow

Mar 2002 - Aug 2005

Ewan Group Plc (Cirencester, UK)

Senior Consultant (part-time)

Nov 1993- Oct 1999

MP Velika Morava, (Belgrade, YU)

Chief Engineer

Sep 1989 – Oct 1993

Energoprojekt (Belgrade, YU)

Senior Engineer / Project Manager

Secondments:

 

Feb-Jul 1999

University of Exeter, (Exeter, UK), Visiting Research Fellow

Oct-Dec 1996

University of Exeter (Exeter, UK), Visiting Research Fellow

Feb-Sep 1992

Ratko Mitrovic Co., (Beersheva, Israel), Director of the computer centre

 

 

Awards

 

Personal awards

2013                 Quentin Martin award for Best Practice Oriented Paper in ASCE Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management

2012                 The IWA Fellowship

2010                 ASCE Associate Editor Award given by the ASCE Board Publications Committee for “consistent and exemplary service to the Journal of Water Resource Planning and Management”

2010                 “Tutor of the Year 2009/10” award by the Exeter University Students’ Guild

2010                 2nd prize in the best paper competition held at the WDSA Symposium held in Tucson, Arizona, USA.

2008                 University of Exeter Merit Award for year 2007/08

2007                 University of Exeter Merit Award for year 2006/07

2006                 University of Exeter Contribution Based Reward for year 2005/06

2005                 The RCUK Academic Fellowship, 2005-2010

2004                 University of Exeter Contribution Based Reward for year 2003/04

1989                 “Prof. Vladimir Korolija” award given by the Civil Engineering Faculty (University of  Belgrade) for the best graduating student in the 1989 class (note: average mark of 9.56 is one of the highest ever recorded at the Faculty)

1989                 University of Belgrade award for the best student at the Civil Engineering Faculty (Belgrade) in the 1989 class

1989                 Institute Jaroslav Cerni (Belgrade) award for the best average mark on the 5th year of studies at the Civil Engineering Faculty in Belgrade

1988                 Award given by the Institute Jaroslav Cerni (Belgrade), for the best average mark on the 4th year of studies at the Civil Engineering Faculty in Belgrade

1987                 Award given by the Institute Jaroslav Cerni (Belgrade), for the best average mark on the 3rd year of studies at the Civil Engineering Faculty in Belgrade

1986                 Energoprojekt Scholarship, 1986-1989

 

Awards received by my researchers

2013                 Dr Michele Romano, Exeter Impact Award for the Best Postgraduate Impact, awarded for the work on the Event Recognition System with United Utilities

2013                 Mr Chris Osborne, MSc Engineering Project Prize 2012/13, awarded by the College of Engineering, Physics and Mathematics at University of Exeter

2013                 Dr Janez Susnik, Winner of the IWA WaterWiki Hot Topic competition for "The potential of System Dynamics Modelling in assessing global water-                  energy-food security issues", £100 award presented by the IWA selection panel

2012                 Mr Jo-fai Chow, best young researcher poster award at the UDM 2012 conference held in Belgrade

2010                 Ms Michelle Woodward,  ‘highly commended’ for the presentation at the Young Researcher Competition, 1st IAHR European Congress

2010                 Mr Michele Romano, Informatics Research Institute prize for the best PhD student at the final stage

2009                 Mr Josef Bicik, Informatics Research Institute prize for the best PhD student at the final stage