Dr.sc. Igor Kar??aj, Associate Professor


Fellowships
2013/04-2014/04 Lise Meitner Fellowship from FWF, Austrian Science Foundation (12 months)
2008/09-2009/07 Fulbright Fellowship (Fulbright Scholar) at Texas A&M University, Department of Biomedical Engineering, College Station, USA (10 Months)
2005 The Young Researcher Fellowship Award for exemplary research in computational mechanics", M.I.T. Cambridge, USA, 1 month
2002/02-2002/06 Scientific Exchange at Institut for Baustatik, University of Karlsruhe, Germany, Fellowship ''Alexander von Humboldt'' (4 months)
Trainings
2012 Professionalization of PhD supervision, lead by prof. Hans Sonneveld, Netherlands Centre for Graduate and Research Schools
2006 International Centre for Mechanical Sciences CISM, IUTAM School on Biomechanical Modeling at the Molecular, Cellular and Tissue Levels, Udine, Italy
2003 COMPLAS, "7th Short Course on Computational techniques for Plasticity", Barcelona, Spain
Professional Awards
2011 Award "Vera Johanides" of Croatian Academy of Engineering for young scientists
2006 Annual award of Society of University teachers and Other Scientists of Zagreb for young researchers and artists
2005 Award "The Young Researcher Fellowship Award for exemplary research in computational mechanics", M.I.T. Cambridge, SAD
1999 "Medal of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture" for the best students
1996 "Davorin Bazjanac" as the best student at the 2nd year of a study
Associations / Memberships
Central European Association for Computational Mechanics (CEACM)
Croatian Society of Mechanics (01/2013-12/2015 Co-president of CSM)
European Society of Biomechanics