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member of academy Josip Pečarić, Prof.
Telephone: +385 1 4605 020
Location: room 72, 1. kat, Pierottijeva 6, Zagreb
E-mail: josip.pecaric@ttf.hr
 Personal data
  • Born 02. September 1948. in Kotor

 Web links
  • http://info.hazu.hr/en/member_of_academy/personal_pages/josip_pecaric_en

 Academic education
  • 1972. Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering at Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Belgrade
  • 1975. MSc degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 1982. PhD degree in Mathematics with thesis: „Jensen’s and related inequalities”

 Employment and titles
  • 1972. Research Engineer at Institute for Geomagnetic Research Grocka, Belgrade
  • 1977. Teaching Assistant in Physics at Faculty of Civil Engineering, University of Belgrade
  • 1987. Associate Professor at Faculty of Textile Technology, University of Zagreb
  • 1990. Full Professor at Faculty of Textile Technology, University of Zagreb
  • 1996. Full Professor (permanent position) at Faculty of Textile Technology, University of Zagreb

 Teaching activity
  • Undergraduate courses: Mathematics I and Statistics
  • Study in Varaždin: Mathematics and Statistics
  • Graduate courses: Mathematics II and Numerical Methods
  • Postgraduate course: Selected Topics in Mathematics

  • Advisor for 2 master thesis
  • Advisor for 33 doctoral theses
  • Co-advisor for 3 doctoral theses
  • He was involved in work on doctoral thesis with 20 more PhD students

 Research activity
  • Natural sciences, mathematics, mathematical analysis

 Scientific-professional work
  • Author of more than 1009 scientific papers
  • Author of 22 monographs and books in mathematics
  • Chief editor and founder of international scientific journals: Mathematical Inequalities and Applications, Journal of Mathematical Inequalities, Operators and Matrices, Fractional and Differential Calculus
  • Editor in 19 international scientific journals
  • Reviewer in 65 international scientific journals

 List of key scientific papers
  • http://bib.irb.hr/lista-radova?autor=145613

 University textbooks and other books
  • M. Strunje, T. Bradić, R. Roki, J. Pečarić, Matematika za tehnološke fakultete, Element, Zagreb, 1992.
  • J. Pečarić, Konveksne funkcije: nejednakosti, Naučna knjiga, Beograd, 1987, 243 pp
  • D. S. Mitrinović, J. Pečarić, Diferencijalne i integralne nejednadžbe, Naučna knjiga, Beograd, 1988, 168 pp
  • D. S. Mitrinović, J. Pečarić, and V. Volenec, Recent Advances in Geometric Inequalities, Kluwer Acad. Publ., Dordrecht-Boston-London, 1989, 710 pp
  • D. S. Mitrinović, J. Pečarić, Srednje vrednosti u matematici, Naučna knjiga, Beograd, 1989, 394 pp
  • D. S. Mitrinović, J. Pečarić, Monotone funkcije i njihove nejednakosti I, Naučna knjiga, Beograd, 1990, 294 pp
  • D. S. Mitrinović, J. Pečarić, Hölderova i srodne nejednakosti, Naučna knjiga, Beograd, 1990, 250 pp
  • D. S. Mitrinović, J. Pečarić, and A.M. Fink, Inequalities Involving Functions and Their Integrals and Derivatives, Kluwer Acad. Publ., Dordrecht-Boston-London, 1991, 587 pp
  • D. S. Mitrinović, J. Pečarić, Cikličke nejednakosti i ciklične funkcionalne jednačine, Naučna knjiga, Beograd, 1991, 165 pp
  • D. S. Mitrinović, J. Pečarić, Nejednakosti i norme, Naučna knjiga, Beograd, 1991, 196 pp
  • J. Pečarić, F. Prochan and Y.L. Tong, Convex Functions, Partial Orderings, and Statistical Applications, Academic Press, New York-London-Toronto-Sydney-San Francisco, 1992, 467 pp.
  • D. S. Mitrinović, J. Pečarić, and AM. Fink, Classical and new Inequalities in Analysis, Kluwer Acad. Publ., Dordrecht-Boston-London, 1993
  • J. Pečarić, Nejednakosti, Hrvatsko Mat. Društvo i Element, Zagreb 1996.
  • T. Furuta, J. Mićić Hot, J. Pečarić and Y. Seo,Mond-Pečarić Method in Operator Inequalities / Inequalities for bounded selfadjoint operators on a Hilbert space, Monographs in inequalities 1, Element, Zagreb, 2005.
  • L. Larsson, L. Maligranda, J. Pečarić and L.-E. Persson,Multiplicative Inequalities of Carlson Type and Interpolation,World Scientific Publishing Co., Singapore, 2006.
  • M. Anwar and J. Pečarić, Means of the Cauchy type, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, 2009.
  • I. Franjić, J. Pečarić, I.Perić and A. Vukelić, Euler integral identity, quadrature formulae and error estimations / / From the point of view of inequality theory, Monographs in inequalities 2, Element, Zagreb, 2011.
  • M. Krnić, J. Pečarić, I. Perić and P .Vuković, Recent Advances in Hilbert-type Inequalities / A unified treatment of Hilbert-type Inequalities, Monographs in inequalities 3, Element, Zagreb, 2012., pp. 246.
  • M. Fujii, J. Mićić Hot, J. Pečarić and Y. Seo, Recent Developments of Mond- Pečarić Method in Operator Inequalities/ Inequalities for bounded selfadjoint operators on a Hilbert space II., Monographs in inequalities 4, Element, Zagreb, 2012., pp. 332.
  • A. AglićAljinović, A. Čivljak, S. Kovač, J. Pečarić, M. RibičićPenava,General Integral Identities and Related Inequalities / Arising from Weighted Montgomery Identity,Monographs in inequalities 5, Element, Zagreb, 2013.,
  • K. KrulićHimmelreich, J. Pečarić, D. Pokaz,Inequalities of Hardy and Jensen / New Hardy type inequalities with general kernels, Monographs in inequalities 6, Element, Zagreb, 2013., pp. 282.
  • J. Pečarić, K. Smoljak Kalamir, S. Varošanec, Steffensen’s and related Inequalities / A Comprehensive Survey and Recent results, Monographs in inequalities 7, Element, Zagreb, 2014., pp. 268.
  • L. Horváth, K.A.Khan and J. Pečarić, Combinatorial Improvements of Jensen’s Inequality / Classical and New Refinements of Jensen’s Inequality with Applications, Monographs in inequalities 8, Element, Zagreb, 2014., pp. 229.

 Projects (chief researcher)
  • „Inequalities and Applications“ 1996-2002
  • „Inequalities and Applications“ 2003-2006
  • „General Inequalities and Applications”, 2007-2014
  • Project HRZZ „Inequalities and Applications“ 2014-today

 Research and development accomplishments
  • He is the leader of seminar „Inequalities and Applications” on Faculty of Science – Department of Mathematics, University of Zagreb.
  • Leader of program Mathematical inequalities and applications which was the basis of cooperation between TTF and ASSMS (Lahore, Pakistan).
  • In his honour on the occasion of his 60th birthday an international conference „Mathematical Inequalities and Applications 2008” was held in Trogir, Croatia, June 8-14, 2008.
  • In his honour on the occasion of publishing more than 1000 scientific mathematical papers an international conference „Mathematical Inequalities and Applications 2014 – One Thousand Papers Conference” was held in Trogir, Croatia, June 22-26, 2014.
  • He was an organizer of conferences „Mathematical Inequalities and Applications 2010”, March 7-13, 2010, Lahore, Pakistan and „Mathematical Inequalities and Nonlinear Functional Analysis with Applications”, July 25-29, 2012, Jinju, Korea.

 Acknowledgments and rewards
  • In 1997 for his contribution in science he was awarded with State Award in Science (Natural sciences)
  • In 1999 the President of the Republic of Croatia, Franjo Tuđman, decorated him with the medal „Danica Hrvatska s likom Ruđera Boškovića”.
  • In 1992 he became an Associate member of Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts, The Department of Mathematical, Physical and Chemical Sciences and from 2000 he is a full member.
  • For his contributions in mathematics Banach Journal of Mathematical Analysis dedicated him one issue in 2008.