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Prof. Stana Kovačević, Ph. D.

Department

Department of Textile Design and Management

Courses

Textile-Mechanical Processes, Weaving, Warp yarn preparation, Work and cost study, Fabric structures design

 Personal data

  • Born on September 2nd 1953., Škabrnja, Zadar


 Web links

  • www TTF: http://www.ttf.unizg.hr/index.php?str=53&osoba=30
  • Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.hr/citations?user=LGLNROUAAAAJ&hl=hr
  • Crosbi: www.bib.irb.hr/pregled/znanstvenici/201815


 Academic education

  • 1982. – Graduated study, Faculty of Technology, University of Zagreb
  • 1990. – Master\\\'s Degree, Faculty of Technology, University of Zagreb, Mentor: Ph.D. Vladimir Orešković
  • 2000. – Doctorate, Faculty of Technology, University of Zagreb, Mentor: Ph.D. Vladimir Orešković


 Employment and titles

  • From 1.09.1977. till 13.03.1993. - TKZ
  • From 14.03.1993 till 11.02.2000. - Faculty of Textile technology, University o Zagreb - Assistant
  • From 12.02.2000. till 30.06.2001. - Faculty of Textile technology, University o Zagreb - Lecturer
  • From 1.07.2001. till 30.11.2006. - Faculty of Textile technology, University o Zagreb - Assistant professor
  • From 1.12.2006. - 30.11.2011. - Faculty of Textile technology, University o Zagreb - Associate professor
  • From 1. 12. 2011 - 14. 11. 2016. to today - Faculty of Textile technology, University o Zagreb - Full professor
  • From 15. 12. 2016 to today - Faculty of Textile technology, University o Zagreb - Full professor tenure


 Scientific specialisation and research stays abroad

  • Henkel, Erlinsbach, Switzerland (14.09. 1990. - 28.09.1990)
  • Tekstilna tovarna Maribor, Slovenia (18.06. 1988. - 2.07.198.)


 Teaching activity

  • 1993. – 2017. – Holding classes in 8 study courses in the broad field of weaving technology at undergraduate and graduate study (Technical fabrics, Fabric design, Weaving techniques, Techniques of textile realization II, Textile mechanical processes, Preparation of warp yarn, Study of work and costs, Hand weaving) and 2 study courses at the Ph.D. study (Theoretical analyses in the process of yarn preparation and fabric manufacture, New sizing procedures).
  • She held classes in several study courses at the Karlovac University of Applied Sciences, University of Dubrovnik and as a guest teacher at the University of Travnik.


 Mentorship

  • 2 Doctorate
  • 1 Master\\\'s degree
  • 19 graduate work at the University Study
  • 20 undergraduate work at the University Study
  • 4 graduate work in professional studies


 Research activity

  • Scientific domain: Technical Science
  • Scientific field: Textile Technology
  • Scientific branch: Textile-Mechanical Engineering
  • Scientific Advisor since 2011.


 Area of special research interest

  • - CAD-CAM in textile-mechanical technology
  • - Deformability fabric
  • - Multi-layer coating of a polyurethane or laminated fabrics, and composite
  • - Innovative solutions in the physical examination and multiaxial stress (puncture, biaxial strain, shear)
  • - Wet sizing and optimizing the size coat
  • - Study and analysis of time, labor and cost in textile-mechanical technology
  • - Hand weaving
  • - 3D weaving
  • - Eco textiles and textile waste solutions and textiles with technological errors


 Scientific-professional work

  • Author's books (1)
  • Book chapters (10)
  • Textbooks and scripts (3)
  • Journal articles and review articles in CC journals (22)
  • Other papers in CC journals (1)
  • Scientific papers in other journals (23)
  • Nonscientific papers in other journals (32)
  • Papers in the publishing process (1)
  • Published invited lectures (1)
  • Scientific conference papers with international peer-review (61)
  • Other refereed conference papers (33)
  • Abstracts in Book of abstracts (9)
  • Unpublished papers (6)
  • Dissertations (1)
  • Other papers (1)
  • Patents (5)
  • Mentoring (45)


 List of key scientific papers

  • Author's books
  • 1. Kovačević, Stana.
  • Hand Weaving .
  • Zagreb : Centar za kreativne alternative ; Prometej, 2004 (handbook).
  • Vrh
  • Book chapters
  • 1. Kovačević, Stana; Domjanić Jacquline; Brnada, Snježana; Schwarz, Ivana.
  • Textile Composites for Seat Upholstery // Textiles for Advanced Applications / Kumar, B. ; Thakur, S., editor(s).
  • UK : InTech, 2017. Str. 191-210.
  • 2. Schwarz, Ivana; Kovačević, Stana.
  • Textile Application: From Need to Imagination // Textiles for Advanced Applications / Kumar, B. ; Thakur, S., editor(s).
  • UK : InTech, 2017. Str. 1-28.
  • 3. Kovačević, Stana; Schwarz, Ivana.
  • Weaving Complex Patterns — From Weaving Looms to Weaving Machines // Cutting Edge Research in Technologies / Constantin Volosencu, editor(s).
  • Engleska : IN TECH, 2015. Str. 93-111. URL link to work
  • 4. Kovačević, Stana; Ujević, Darko.
  • Joining of technical textiles with stringent seam demands // Joining textiles: principles and applications / I. Jones, G.K. Stylios, editor(s).
  • Oxford, Cambridge, Philadelphia, New Delhi : Woodhead Publishing Limited, 2013. Str. 536-564. URL link to work
  • 5. Kovačević, Stana : Ujević, Darko.
  • Seams in car seat coverings properties and performance // Joining textiles: principles and applications / I. Jones, G.K. Stylios, editor(s).
  • Oxford, Cambridge, Philadelphia, New Delhi : Woodhead Publishing Limited, 2013. Str. 478-506. URL link to work
  • 6. Đorđević, Suzana; Kovačević, Stana; Nikolić, LJ.; Đorđević, D.
  • Starch modification and its use in the yarn sizing process // Zbornik radova Tehnološkog fakulteta u Leskovcu 20 / Nikolić, Ljubiša, editor(s).
  • Leskovac : Univerzitet u Nišu, Tehnološki fakultet u Leskovcu, 2011. Str. 201-209.
  • 7. Gudlin Schwarz, Ivana; Kovačević, Stana.
  • A new pre-wet sizing process – yes or no? // Cutting Edge Research in new Technologies / Lazinica, Aleksandar, editor(s).
  • Engleska : In Tech, 2011. Str. 225-237. URL link to work
  • 8. Suton, Katarina; Omerović, Meliha; Kovačević, Stana.
  • ANALYSIS OF TEXTILE MATERIALS COATED WITH NANOPUR AND POLYURETHANE COATING // Young scientists in the protective textiles rsearch / Bischof Vukušić, Sandra ; Katović, Drago, editor(s).
  • Zagreb : University of Zagreb, Faculty of textile technology, 2011. Str. 239-249. URL link to work
  • 9. Ivoš Jelena; Kovačević Stana: Tekstilno-tehnološke analize.
  • textile-technological analysis // Liturgijsko ruho / Galić Anđelka, editor(s).
  • Zagreb : Muzej za umjetnost i obrt, 2010. Str. 41-159. URL link to work
  • 10. Kovačević, Stana; Ujević, Darko; Brnada, Snježana.
  • Coated Textile Materials // Woven Fabric Engineering / Dobnik, Dubrovski, Polona, editor(s).
  • India : SCIYO, 2010. Str. 241-254. URL link to work
  • Vrh
  • Textbooks and scripts
  • 1. Kovačević, Stana; Dimitrovski, Krste; Hađina, Josip.
  • Weaving .
  • Zagreb : Tekstilno-tehnološki fakultet, 2008.
  • 2. Kovačević, Stana.
  • Preparation yarn .
  • Zagreb : Tekstilno-tehnološki fakultet, 2002.
  • 3. Vučinić, Jovan; Kovačević, Stana.
  • Fire Protection in Textile Industry / Vuljanić, Nikola, editor(s).
  • Karlovac : Veleučilište, 1999.
  • Vrh
  • Journal articles and review articles in CC journals
  • 1. Kovačević, Stana; Domjanić, Jacqueline; Pačavar, Samir.
  • Effects of Layer Thickness and Thermal Bonding on Car Seat Cover Development. // Fibres & textiles in Eastern Europe. 122 (2017) , 2; 76-82 (journal article). URL link to workURL link to work
  • 2. Kovačević, Stana; Đorđević, Suzana; Đorđević, Dragan.
  • Natural Modified Starch and Synthetic Sizes in Function of Characteristics of Sized Yarn. // Fibres & textiles in Eastern Europe. 24 (2016) , 1(115); 56-66 (journal article). prilozen text radaURL link to workURL link to work
  • 3. Gudlin Schwarz, Ivana; Kovačević, Stana; Kos, Ivana.
  • Physical–mechanical properties of automotive textile materials. // Journal of industrial textiles. 45 (2015) , 3; 323-337 (journal article). URL link to workURL link to work
  • 4. Kovačević, Stana; Brnada, Snježana; Dobnik Dubrovski, Polona.
  • Analysis of the Mechanical Properties of Woven Fabrics from Glass and Basalt Yarns. // Fibres & textiles in Eastern Europe. 114 (2015) , 6; 83-91 (journal article). URL link to workURL link to work
  • 5. Kovačević, Stana; Hađina, Josip; Mudrovčić, Alena.
  • Replica of folk cloth on contemporary loom. // Fibres & textiles in Eastern Europe. 110 (2015) , 2; 130-136 (journal article). URL link to work
  • 6. Kovačević, Stana; Car, Gordana.
  • Analysis of the Oldest Wool Fabric Found in Europe. // Fibres & textiles in Eastern Europe. 22 (2014) , 5(107); 49-53 (journal article). URL link to work
  • 7. Gudlin Schwarz, Ivana; Kovačević, Stana; Katović, Drago; Dimitrovski, Krste.
  • Properties of Yarns of Different Colors Sized by Standard and Pre-wetting Process. // Fibres & textiles in Eastern Europe. 21 (2013) , 5 (101); 66-72 (journal article). URL link to work
  • 8. Šabarić, Irena; Brnada, Snježana; Kovačević, Stana.
  • Application of the MODAPTS method with innovative solutions in the warping process. // Fibres & textiles in Eastern Europe. 100 (2013) , 4; 55-59 (journal article). URL link to work
  • 9. Kovačević, Stana; Gudlin Schwarz, Ivana; Đurašević, Vedran.
  • Analysis of Printed Fabrics for Military Camouflage Clothing. // Fibres & textiles in Eastern Europe. 20 (2012) , 3 (92); 82-86 (journal article). URL link to work
  • 10. Kovačević, Stana; Mijović, Budimir; Grancarić, Anamarija.
  • Influence of Rheological Size Parameters on Yarn Properties. // Fibres & textiles in Eastern Europe. 20 (2012) , 4 (93); 41-46 (journal article). URL link to work
  • 11. Gudlin Schwarz, Ivana; Kovačević, Stana; Dimitrovski, Krste.
  • Analysis Of Changes In Mechanical And Deformation Yarn Properties by Sizing. // Textile research journal. 81 (2011) , 5; 545-555 (journal article). URL link to workURL link to work
  • 12. Gudlin Schwarz, Ivana; Kovačević, Stana; Dimitrovski, Krste.
  • Comparative Analysis of the Standard Sizing Process and the Pre-wet Sizing Process. // Fibres & textiles in Eastern Europe. 19 (2011) , 4 (87); 131-137 (journal article). URL link to work
  • 13. Ujević, Darko; Kovačević, Stana; Horvat, Varga, Sanja.
  • Analysis of High-Frequency Artificial Leather Welding as a Function of Seam Quality. // Fibres & textiles in Eastern Europe. 19 (2011) , 4 (87); 94-100 (journal article). URL link to work
  • 14. Kovačević, Stana; Gordoš, Dubravka.
  • Impact of the Level of Yarn Twist on Sized Yarn Properties. // Fibres & textiles in Eastern Europe. 17 (2009) , 6; 44-49 (journal article).
  • 15. Katović, Drago; Bischof Vukušić, Sandra; Flinčec Grgac, Sandra; Kovačević, Stana; Schwarz, Ivana.
  • The Effect of Microwave Drying on Warp Sizing. // Textile research journal. 78 (2008) , 4; 353-360 (journal article).
  • 16. Kovačević, Stana; Schwarz, Ivana; Brnada, Snježana.
  • Analysis of Size Pick-up and Mechanical and Surface Properties of Multicolored Warps. // Textile Research Journal. 78 (2008) , 2; 158-167 (journal article).
  • 17. Kovačević, Stana; Ujević, Darko; Schwarz, Ivana; Brlobašić Šajatović, Blaženka; Brnada, Snježana.
  • Analysis of Motor Vehicle Fabrics. // Fibres & textiles in Eastern Europe. 16 (71) (2008) , 6; 32-38 (journal article).
  • 18. Kovačević, Stana; Penava, Željko; Oljača, Mladen.
  • Optimisation of Production Costs and Fabric Quality. // Fibres & Textiles in Eastern Europe. 14 (2006) , 2; 40-48 (journal article).
  • 19. Kovačević, Stana; Penava, Željko.
  • Impact of Sizing on Physico-mechanical Properties of Yarn. // Fibres & textiles in Eastern Europe. 48 (2004) , 4; 32-36 (journal article).
  • 20. Kovačević, Stana; Grancarić, Ana Marija; Stipančić, Mladen.
  • Determination of the Size Coat. // Fibres & textiles in Eastern Europe. 10 (2002) , 3; 63-67 (journal article).
  • 21. Kovačević, Stana; Hajdarević, Krešimir; Grancarić, Ana Marija.
  • Influence of Warp Loading on Weaving Machines upon Yarn Deformation. // Textile Research Journal. 70 (2000) , 7; 603-610 (journal article).
  • 22. Kovačević, Stana; Orešković, Vladimir.
  • Time Analysis in the Preparatory Operations of Warp and Weaving. // Fibres & Textiles in Eastern Europe. 7 (1999) , 4; 50-53 (journal article).
  • Vrh
  • Other papers in CC journals
  • 1. Kovačević, Stana; Hajdarović, Krešimir.
  • The Economy of Croatia and the state of Textile and Clothing Produktion. // Fibres & textiles in Eastern Europe. 6 (1998) , 1; 12-15 (journal article).
  • Vrh
  • Scientific papers in other journals
  • 1. Brnada, Snjezana; Rogina-Car, Beti; Kovacevic, Stana.
  • Influence of Woven Fabric Construction on Seam Thread Slippage. // Journal of Fiber Bioengineering and Informatics. 9 (2016) , 4; 213-222 (journal article). prilozen text radaURL link to work
  • 2. Domjanić, Jacqueline; Kovačević, Stana; Ujević, Darko.
  • An Investigation of Fabric Properties and Needle Penetration Force During Tailoring. // Tekstil ve Konfeksiyon. 26 (2016) , 1; 1-9 (journal article).
  • 3. Kovačević, Stana; Gudlin Schwarz, Ivana; Skenderi, Zenun.
  • Diversity of spun yarn properties sized with and without prewetting. // Industria Textila. 67 (2016) , 2; 91-98 (journal article).
  • 4. Kovačević, Stana; Schwarz, Ivana; Brnada, Snježana.
  • Changes in properties of wool fibers and yarns through the phases of the process of spinning and weaving in different weaves. // Tekstil ve Konfeksiyon. 25 (2015) , 2; 148-152 (journal article). URL link to work
  • 5. DJORDJEVIC, S.; KOVACEVIC, S.; NIKOLIC, LJ.; MILJKOVIC, M.; DJORDJEVIC D.
  • Cotton Yarn Sizing by Acrylamide Grafted Starch Copolymer. // Journal of Natural Fibers. 11 (2014) , 3; 212-224 (journal article). URL link to work
  • 6. Brnada, Snježana; Kovačević, Stana; Sabljak, Borivoj.
  • Prevention of faults on wool fabrics by application of cold sizing. // Textiles and Light Industrial Science and Technology (TLIST). 2 (2013) , 4; 189-193 (journal article).
  • 7. Djordjevic, Suzana; Nikolic, Ljubisa; Kovacevic, Stana; Miljkovic, Milena; Djordjevic, Dragan.
  • Graft copolymerization of acrylic acid onto hydrolyzed potato starch using various initiators. // PERIODICA POLYTECHNICA-CHEMICAL ENGINEERING. 57 (2013) , 1-2; 55-61 (journal article). URL link to work
  • 8. Djordjević, Suzana; Nikolić, Ljubiša; Kovačević, Stana; Miljković, Milena; Djordjević, Dragan.
  • Effect of various initiators on molar mass determination of hydrolyzed potato starch- acrylamide graft copolymers. // Chemical Industry & Chemical Engineering Quarterly. 19 (2013) , 4; 493-503 (journal article). URL link to work
  • 9. Đorđević, Suzana; Kovačević, Stana; Nikolić, Ljubiša; Đorđević, Dragan.
  • Cotton yarns Protecting from tension by impregnation of modified starch. // Zaštita materijala. 54 (2013) , 1; 64-70 (journal article).
  • 10. Gudlin Schwarz, Ivana; Kovačević, Stana; Dimitrovski, Krste; Katović, Drago.
  • Investigation of the parameters of yarns sized by the prewetting process. // Tekstil : časopis za tekstilnu tehnologiju i konfekciju. 59 (2010) , 7; 279-286 (journal article).
  • 11. Kovačević, Stana; Vučinić, Jovan; Kirin, Snježana; Pejnović, Natalija.
  • Impact of anthropometric measurements on ergonomic driver posture and safety. // Periodicum biologorum. 112 (2010) , 1; 51-54 (journal article).
  • 12. Penava, Željko; Kovačević, Stana.
  • Analysis of tensile parameters of cotton woven fabrics in different weaves. // Tekstil : časopis za tekstilnu tehnologiju i konfekciju. 58 (2009) , 11; 546-553 (journal article).
  • 13. Ujević, Darko; Kovačević, Stana; Wadsworth, Larry C.; Schwarz, Ivana; Brlobašić Šajatović, Blaženka.
  • Analysis of artificial leather with textile fabric on the backside. // Journal of textile and apparel technology and management. 6 (2009) , 2; 1-9 (journal article).
  • 14. Katović, Drago; Kovačević, Stana; Bischof Vukušić, Sandra; Schwarz, Ivana; Flinčec Grgac, Sandra.
  • Influence of Drying on Physico-mechanical Properties of Sized Yarn. // Tekstil. 56 (2007) , 8; 479-486 (journal article).
  • 15. Kovačević, Stana; Brnada, Snježana; Schwarz, Ivana.
  • Analysis and Optimization of Tucked-in Selvedges. // Tekstil. 56 (2007) , 8; 487-493 (journal article).
  • 16. Vučinić, Jovan; Kovačević, Stana; Kirin, Snježana.
  • Analize proizvodnje azbesta kao posljedice na zdravlje ljudi. // Sigurnost. 49 (2007.) , 2; 137-144 (review article).
  • 17. Ujević, Darko; Kovačević, Stana.
  • Impact of the Seam on the Properties of Technical and Nonwoven Textiles for Making Car Seat Covering. // International NONWOVENS Journal. 13 (2004) , 1; 33-41 (journal article).
  • 18. Kovačević, Stana; Hajdarović, Krešo; Komljenović, Nikola.
  • Parameters influencing the efficiency of modern looms and fabric quality. // Melliand-Textilberichte. 82 (2001) , 5; 365-366 (journal article).
  • 19. Kovačević, Stana; Orešković, Vladimir; Grancarić, Ana Marija.
  • Optimising Size Layer As Related to Input Humidity. // Tekstil. 49 (2000) , 12; 689-698 (journal article).
  • 20. Kovačević, Stana; Prus, Andrija.
  • The Impact of Dynamic Stresses on Reduction of Breaking Force and Abrasion Resistance of Warp Yarns. // Tekstil. 49 (2000) , 9; 473-477 (journal article).
  • 21. Hađina, Josip; Kovačević, Stana.
  • Influence of Yarn Twist on the Texture of Fabric. // Tekstil : časopis za tekstilnu tehnologiju i konfekciju. 47 (1998) , 9; 447-452 (journal article).
  • 22. Kovačević, Stana; Hajdarović, Krešimir; Čuček, Zvonimir.
  • Influence of Warp Tension on the Loom on Thread Deformation. // Tekstil : časopis za tekstilnu tehnologiju i konfekciju. 47 (1998) , 6; 295-301 (journal article).
  • 23. Kovačević, Stana; Orešković, Vladimir.
  • Investigation of Interdependence of Yarn Breakages Frequency and Oscillating Force on a Weaving Simulator. // Tekstil. 44 (1995) , 6; 257-265 (journal article).


 University textbooks and other books

  • Textbooks and scripts
  • 1. Kovačević, Stana; Dimitrovski, Krste; Hađina, Josip.
  • The processes of weaving, University of Zagreb, Faculty of Textile Technology, 2008.
  • 2. Kovačević, Stana.
  • Preparation of yarn, University of Zagreb, Faculty of Textile Technology, 2002.
  • 3. Vučinić, Jovan; Kovačević, Stana.
  • Fire protection in the textile industry / Vuljanić, Nikola (ur.) Polytechnic of Karlovac, 1999.


 Projects (chief researcher)

  • From 2001. till 2004. - „Optimiranje škrobnog nanosa na pređi“; code: TP-01/01205
  • From 2002. till 2005. - „Istraživanje utjecajnih parametara projektiranjem tkanina u CAD-CAM tkanju“; code: 0117008
  • From 2007. till 2010. - ”Napredne tehničke tkanine i procesi”; code: 117-0000000-1376


 Projects (collaborator)

  • Project: „Izrada hrvatskog suvenira iz lanenog konca“, main project researchist: Ph.D. Jasmina Butorac, Faculty of Agriculture


 Research and development accomplishments

  • Patented lab. sizing machine with a continuous process,
  • Patents registered under number P20070248A, P20070247A
  • 15 years in management positions in a textile factory TKZ


 Work in scientific and professional associations

  • From 1978. till today - HIST, member
  • From 2002. till 2006. - secretary of Croatian ergonomic association
  • From 2002. till today - CROATIAN STANDARDS INSTITUTE - leader of committee - HZN/TO 38/PO 3, Textile products; Woven fabrics
  • From 2002. till today - Head Board co-opted in the fabric and pozamanteriju TO 38 textile products
  • since 2008. till today - member of the AMCA TTF
  • since 2011. till today - the head of the doctoral studies at TTF
  • from 2007. to 2011. - Head of the Department of Textile Design and Management at TTF


 Acknowledgments and rewards

  • Acknowledgement HIST, Zagreb, 2002. 50th anniversary magazine Textiles for cooperation in achieving its publication and reputation in the field of scientific and technical publications at home and abroad

Prof. Stana Kovačević, Ph. D.