School of Engineering and Management 2014

17. DEC
2014
During the visit of the business delegation from the Russian Tatarstan (the visit was organized by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia and the Russian Federation Embassy in Slovenia), the University of Nova Gorica, represented by the Vice-rector for Education Prof. Dr. Mladen Franko and the Kazakhstan State University for Agriculture, represented by the rector Dzhaudat I.Faizrakhmanov, signed an agreement of collaboration.
15. DEC
2014
For the fourth time in a row, the University of Nova Gorica awarded the best European student film at the international Animateka animated film festival. For the third time, the award was given out together with the ALUO School of the University of Ljubljana.
11. DEC
2014
Včeraj je v dvorcu Lanthieri v Vipavi potekala predstavitev knjige Pregledovalnica življenja, Uvodniki Ivana Mermolje – Ičeta v časopisih Latnik in Prepih.
10. DEC
2014
The Škocjanske jame Park is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the work of the Biospheral Karst territory and the 28th anniversary of Škocjanske jame’s entry into UNESCO’s world heritage list. They used this opportunity to also establish the Network of Universities of the Škocjanske jame Park.
9. DEC
2014
On Friday, 5 December, 2014, Pregel awards have been awarded at the Chemical Institute for exceptional doctoral work in the field of chemistry and related sciences for 2014.
5. DEC
2014
At the museum-tourist part of the University of Nova Gorica’s Lanthieri Mansion, an opening of the viticulture-winemaking museum collection curated by Barbara Sosič from the Slovene Ethnographic Museum took place yesterday.
25. NOV
2014
On Monday, 24 November, 2014, the venue of the University of Nova Gorica at the Lanthieri Mansion featured a gala opening of Italo Zannier’s art photograohy from 1974.
24. NOV
2014
On Friday, 21 November, 2014 Zois’s awards and certificates, the Ambassador of Science awards and Puh’s recognition awards were given out at the grand award ceremony at the Brdo Congress Center.
21. NOV
2014
The Development center in Posočje, together with their partners from the SHARTEC project, organized a visit at the University of Nova Gorica for the representatives of the Companies from Zgornje Posočje on Thursday, 20 November, 2014.
20. NOV
2014
As a result of the invite of Prof. Dr. Danilo Zavrtanik, the Rector of the University of Nova Gorica, the Swiss Ambassador, his Excellency Mister Pierre-Yves Fux visited the University of Nova Gorica.
19. NOV
2014
The Center for Cognitive Science of Language of the University of Nova Gorica announces the launch of VEČJEZIČNOSR VELJA, the Slovenian branch of Bilingualism Matters, an information service set up in Edinburgh in 2008 and dedicated to families, educators, and people interested in the topic of bilingualism.
14. NOV
2014
Faculty members at the University of Nova Gorica prof. dr. Juš Kocijan and prof. dr. Tadej Bajd are the co-authors of the “Terminological Dictionary of Automatics,” which recently got published by the ZRC Publishing House.
11. NOV
2014
On Wednesday, 5 November, 2014, there was a graduation ceremony at the Lanthieri Mansion in Vipava. Bachelor’s and Master’s diplomas, as well as PhDs have been awarded to the current graduates of the University of Nova Gorica.
7. NOV
2014
On Wednesday, 5 November and on Thursday, 6 November, 2014, the graduation ceremony for Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral students of the University of Nova Gorica was held at the Lanthieri Mansion in Vipava.
3. NOV
2014
The Rector of the University of Nova Gorica, Prof. Dr. Danilo Zavrtanik took the stage as the honorable speaker at the Reformation Day celebration event on Thursday, 30 October, 2014, at the Slovene National Theater in Nova Gorica.
14. OCT
2014
On Saturday, 11 October, 2014, the University of Nova Gorica hosted the DMFA association (Association of Mathematicians, Physics, and Astronomers) and the DUP association (Association of University Professors).
13. OCT
2014
PROF. DR. GABRIJEL DEVETAK (29. 9. 1938 - 9. 10. 2014)
2. OCT
2014
On Friday, 26 September, 2014, the Nahtigal recognition awards were given out to the awardees at the University Research center in Novo mesto. The purpose of the awards is improving research culture in the Dolenjska and Bela krajina regions and pointing out to the excellent achievements of the individuals and groups in the area of research work and mentoring of younger scholars.
29. SEP
2014
In June of this year, a prestigious publishing house Oxford University Press published a monograph by a faculty member of the School of Environmental Sciences at the University of Nova Gorica who also works as a researcher at the Karst Research Institute at ZRC SAZU.
24. SEP
2014
Today, the Rector of the University of Nova Gorica, Prof. Dr. Danilo Zavrtanik had a reception event for a student Matija Stupar, who became the national champion in the mountain biking 4-kross discipline this year.
23. SEP
2014
On Thursday, 18 September, 2014, the Secretariat of the Alpine Convention had an award ceremony in the Italian town of Darfo Boario Terme.
19. SEP
2014
Between 10 - 15 September and under the auspices of the Chamber of Craft and Small Business of Slovenia (OZS), the University of Nova Gorica presented itself at the MOS (International Trade and Business Fair) in Celje.
15. SEP
2014
Yesterday, at the Vipavska trgatev (the Vipava Harvest) event, the representatives of the Lidl Slovenia company and of the School of Viticulture and Enology of the University of Nova Gorica introduced their joining their efforts at the Lidl’s Young Vintner competition.
5. SEP
2014
Female handball club Mlinotest Ajdovščina, with which the University of Nova Gorica signed a collaboration agreement last year, got another recognition that reaffirms the club’s efforts towards improving female handball in Ajdovščina.
28. AUG
2014
The process of getting chosen for the UNESCO chair was successfully completed this June (26.6.2014), with the signing of an agreement between UNG and UNESCO. At UNG, an UNESCO Chair was founded and called UNESCO Chair on Karst Education. There still exists a strong collaboration on this with the ZRC SAZU Karst Research Institute. Out of the 800 UNESCO Chairs in 132 countries, this is the first UNESCO Chair in Slovenia.
17. JUL
2014
In the scientific journal Account of Chemical Research (IF=20.8), a scientific associate of the Materials Research Laboratory at the University of Nova Gorica, Doc. Dr. Layla Martin-Samos Colomer published – in collaboration with L. Zoppi and K.K. Baldridge from the Zürich University – a research article titled “Structure−Property Relationships of Curved Aromatic Materials from First Principles”.
8. JUL
2014
On 7 July, 2014 and on the initiative of the University of Nova Gorica’s Rector, the Lanthieri Mansion hosted a meeting that brought together the Rector of the University of Primorska, Prof. Dr. Dragan Marušič, the Rector of the University of Trieste, Prof. Dr. Maurizio Fermeglia, Vice-rector of the Videm University, Prof. Dr. Antonella Riem, the Head of the International School for Advanced Studies – SISSA – Prof. Dr. Guido Martinelli and the Rector of the University of Nova Gorica, Prof. Dr. Danilo Zavrtanik.
3. JUL
2014
On Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, as part of their visit to Slovenia, the Israeli Economic Delegation also visited the University of Nova Gorica.
2. JUL
2014
PROF. DR. BOGOMIL BERGANT
26. JUN
2014
On Monday, 23 June, 2014, the Lanthieri Mansion of the University of Nova Gorica hosted a reception for the ŽRK Mlinotest Ajdovščina Youth Handball Team. The team’s management board, the coaches and the team were greeted by the Rector of the University of Nova Gorica, Prof. Dr. Danilo Zavrtanik and two Vice-rectors.
23. JUN
2014
On 17 June and 18 June, 2014, a workshop titled "International Workshop on Solar Energy Materials – SOLMAT 2014" took place in the University of nova Gorica’s venue in the Lanthieri Mansion in Vipava. The workshop was also attended by Manisha Chhikara, MSc, a doctoral candidate in the Physics Program at the University of Nova Gorica’s Graduate School and a collaborator of the Laboratory of Organic Matter Physics. She received the award for the best poster at the workshop.
16. JUN
2014
On Thursday 5 June 2014, as part of the 14th International Architecture Exhibition of Venice, the University of Nova Gorica hosted a visit of the Ministry of Culture and Communication of the Republic of France in Venice premises.
13. JUN
2014
On Wednesday, 11 June and on Thursday, 12 June, 2014, the graduation ceremony for Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral students of the University of Nova Gorica was held at the Lanthieri Mansion in Vipava.
9. JUN
2014
Doc. dr. Ana Toroš from the School of Humanities at the University of nova Gorica received the Brda Municipality award at the special meeting of the Brda Municipal Council at the Dobrovo Castle.
2. JUN
2014
Prof. Paola Eugenia Falini, professor of Urban Planning at the Faculty of Architecture of the University La Sapienza of Rome and a member of the University of Nova Gorica has received the prestigious award from the Architectural Institute of Japan for the outstanding contribution to the culture of Architecture in the year 2014.
30. MAY
2014
The University of Nova Gorica devotes special attention to sports. One of the more important steps towards better collaboration between science and sports is also last year’s signing of the agreement with the Female handball club Mlinotest Ajdovščina.
29. MAY
2014
Doc. Dr. Kaja Širok, the Head of the National Museum of Contemporary History and a staff member of the University of Nova Gorica, was awarded with a distinguished Italian award by the Italian President Giorgio Napolitano.
22. MAY
2014
PROF. DR. JURE PIŠKUR (28. 10. 1960 - 18. 5. 2014)
12. MAY
2014
Prof. Dr. Tadej Bajd who is affiliated with the University of Nova Gorica, has been recently elected as the new President of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts.
29. APR
2014
Between 14 and 16 April, 2014, as part of the conference “The Days of Slovene Informatics 2014”, awards were given to students in the area of computer science and informatics.
23. APR
2014
On Monday, April 24, 2014, the University of Nova Gorica organized, for the second time now, its Eastern Concert at Sveta Gora near Nova Gorica. We hosted the Ave Chamber Choir.
17. APR
2014
At yesterday’s meeting of the University of Nova Gorica’s Management board a decision was reached that Vipava would become the building site for University’s campus, on condition that the Vipava Municipality, within the next six month, changes the purpose of the land availability and makes sure that flood safety has been taken care of.
8. APR
2014
On the basis of a signed agreement The University of Nova Gorica and the Ca’ Foscari University of Venice will start a conjoint Master’s program in Environmental Studies that is being carried out by the School of Environmental Sciences at the University of Nova Gorica, as well as a conjoint Master’s program in Environmental and Sustainable Chemical Technologies that is being carried out by the Department for Molecular Sciences and Nanosystems of the Ca’ Foscari University of Venice.
3. APR
2014
The University of Nova Gorica, in collaboration with the municipality of Nova Gorica, the Solkan community, the literary club Govorica from the Goriška region, and the Nova Gorica Slavic Association, organizes a symposium that celebrates the 160th anniversary of the birth of the Slovene female writer and poet Pavlina Pajk (9 April, 1854 – 1 June, 1901), who started her literary career in Solkan.
28. MAR
2014
On Thursday, March 27, 2014, the Research Center of the University of Nova Gorica in Ajdovščina hosted the grand opening of the Center for Microscopy and Spectroscopy.
14. MAR
2014
On March 13 and 14, 2014, the University of Nova Gorica hosted Prof. Dr. Mark D. Maughmer (Pennsylvania State University) and Prof. Dr. Luigi Martinelli (Princeton University) who are world-famous experts in the area of aerodynamics as well as in planning and development of aircraft components.
12. MAR
2014
On Tuesday, 11 March 2014, the final ceremony of the "Gospodarstvenik Primorske za leto 2013" took place in Nova Gorica.
21. FEB
2014
On Wednesday, 19 February and on Thursday, 20 February, 2014, the graduation ceremony for Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral students of the University of Nova Gorica was held at the Lanthieri Mansion in Vipava.
14. FEB
2014
On Thursday, February 13, 2013, The University of Nova Gorica and the Nova Gorica Youth Center reached an agreement on the e-House project. This is how both institutions joined their powers in their attempts to expand the information about, the accessibility, and the recognisability of science among a broader public.
5. FEB
2014
On 30 January, 2014 A young Slovenian scientist Dr. Gal Kirl – on behalf of young scientists from around Europe – appealed to the 26 members of the UNO/UNESCO’s Science Advisory Committee that they should all work for the benefit of humanity.
21. JAN
2014
On Thursday, 16 January, 2014, the Slovenian Scientific Foundation, as part of the Thanks giving Day, gave out several recognition awards and other acknowledgements in the Prešeren Hall of the Slovene Academy of Sciences and Arts.
16. JAN
2014
A list of ten most prominent articles published by the faculty members of the University of Nova Gorica in journals with the highest Impact factor.
13. JAN
2014
The minister of Education, Science, and Sport, Dr. Jernej Pikalo and the acting general manager of the Higher Education and Science Directorate Mišela Mavrič, PhD, visited the University of Nova Gorica today. They were greeted by the Rector of the University of Nova Gorica, Prof. Dr. Danilo Zavrtanik and the Vice-rectors, Prof. Dr. Gvido Bratina and Prof. Dr. Mladen Franko.
13. JAN
2014
Our University is starting with a charity project of collecting food and other supplies for too many abandoned pets that live in our surroundings.