Postal address:

Department of Electrical Engineering, Automation and Informatics
Faculty of Engineering
Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Tr. A. Hlinku 2
949 76 Nitra
Slovak Republic
 

Head of department:

doc. Ing. Ondrej Lukáč, PhD.
Associate Professor
 

Research

Energy:

  • Alternative energy sources
  • Rationalisation of consumption in all kinds of energies
  • Control algorithms to reduce the electric energy consumption
  • Research and optimisation of control algorithms of the server of photovoltaic cells
  • Research of external factors impact on the efficiency of photovoltaic cells

Informatics and microprocessor technology:

  • Use of microprocessor and computing technology in monitoring and control of thermal systems and other technological equipment
  • Remote transmission of measuring data
  • Use of microcontrollers for measurement automation
  • Use of e-learning methods

Automation:

  • Use of PLC controllers in technological processes
  • Automation of production processes in agriculture
  • Fuzzy control and inertial navigation of mobile robots

Measuring technique:

  • Measuring of basic physical quantities
  • Measuring of physical and mechanical properties of soil
  • Determination of farm equipment position using inertial sensors

 

Staff

Name

Graduation

Position and main specialisation

Email

Ondrej Lukáč

Assoc. Prof.

Head of department,

Associate Professor

Automation and regulation

ondrej.lukac@uniag.sk

Dušan Hrubý

Prof.

 

Professor

System programming and microcontrollers

dusan.hruby@uniag.sk

Vladimír Cviklovič

Assoc. Prof.

Associate Professor

Electronics and microcontrollers

vladimir.cviklovic@uniag.sk

Zuzana Palková

Assoc. Prof.

Associate Professor

Virtual reality and e-learning

zuzana.palkova@uniag.sk

František Adamovský

PhD

Assistant Professor

Databases and computer networks

frantisek.adamovsky@uniag.sk

Martin Olejár

PhD

Assistant Professor

PLC control systems

martin.olejar@uniag.sk

Stanislav Paulovič

PhD

Assistant Professor

Computer HW and networks

stanislav.paulovic@uniag.sk

Ladislav Tóth

PhD

Assistant Professor

Robotics and measurement

ladislav.toth@uniag.sk

 

Laboratory

  • Laboratory of Electrical Engineering and Numerical Electronics (Assoc. Prof. Vladimír Cviklovič)
  • Laboratory of Automation and Control (Dr Martin Olejár)
  • Laboratories of ICT (Dr František Adamovský)
  • Laboratory of Renewable Energies (Dr Stanislav Paulovič)
  • Laboratory of Microcontrollers (Prof. Dušan Hrubý)
  • Laboratory of Electronics (Dr Ladislav Tóth)

 

Projects

INTERNATIONAL PROJECTS

Project type: Interreg – Danube Transnational Programme

Project title: Mobilising Institutional Learning for Better Exploitation of Research and Innovation for the Circular Economy (MOVECO)

Project ID: DTP1-349-1.1

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 8. 12. 2016 – 31. 5. 2019

 

Project type: Erasmus+ Strategic Partnerships

Project title: Food Incubators Transforming Regions

Project ID: 2015-1-UK01-KA202-013692

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 1.9.2015 – 31.8.2017

 

Project title: Therapeutic Effects of Apitherapy in Higher Education

Project ID: 2017-1-TR01-KA203-045990

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 2017 – 2019 

 

Project type: Erasmus+ Capacity Building in the Field of Higher Education

Project title: Virtual Reality as an Innovative and Immersive Learning Tools for HEIs in Palestine

Project ID: 585772-EPP-1-2017-1-PS-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 1. 12. 2017 – 30. 11. 2020

 

Project type: CEEPUS

Project title: Renewable Energy Sources

Project ID: CIII-SK-0405-06-1718

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: academic year 2017/18

Project title: Engineering as Communication Language in Europe

Project ID: CIII-PL-0701-04-1718

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: academic year 2017/18

 

Project type: APVV (bilateral cooperation)

Project title: Analysis of Opportunities of Using Solid Biomass in Slovak and Serbian Agricultural Conditions

Project ID: SK-SRB-2013-0039

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 1.1.2015 – 31.12.2016

 

Project type: International Visegrad Fund – Standard Grants

Project title: Perspective in Education Process at Universities with Technical Orientation in Visegrad Countries

Project ID: 20810013

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 1.9.2008 – 14.4.2009

 

Project title: Modern Education in the Renewable Energies for the Visegrad Region

Project type: 21120011

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 1.1.2012 – 31.12.2012

 

Project type: Lifelong Learning Projects – Leonardo da Vinci

Project title: On-line Learning Modules for Renewable Energy Resources for Landscape Development (RESNET)

Project ID: 2008-1-SK1-LEO05-00227

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 1.8.2010 – 31.7.2012

 

Project title: Benchmark of National Knowledge and Experiences to Improve Quality of Vocational Education in Renewable Energy Sector

Project ID: 2010-1-TR1-LEO04-15839 4

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 1.8.2010 – 31.7.2012

 

Project title: Implementation of E-learning Content for Energy Saving Farm into Vocational Education

Project ID: 2010-1-SK1-LEO05-01561

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 1.10.2010 – 31.9.2012

 

Project title: Attractiveness, Quality Control and Accreditation of Placements for Students in Agriculture in Europe

Project ID: 2010-1-NL1-LEO05-02663

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 1.10.2010 – 31.1.2013

 

Project title: Clean Tech Employees and Students

Project ID: 2012-1-NL1-LEO05-08724

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 1.11.2012 – 30.10.2014

 

Project title: Enhance Attractiveness of Renewable Energy Training by Virtual Reality

Project ID: 2012-1-GR1-LEO05-10057

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 1.10.2012 – 30.9.2014

 

Project title: Mobile Web 2.0 e-Training for Vocational Education Trainers

Project ID: 2012-1-MT1-LEO05-00789

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 28.11.2012 – 27.11.2014

 

Project title: Entering the Bio Based Economy

Project ID: 2013-1-NL1-LEO05-12308

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 1.11.2013 – 31.10.2015

 

Project title: Agrobiogas as an Alternative Source of Energy in Rural Areas

Project ID: 2013-1.PL1-LEO05-37532

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 1.11.2013 – 31.10.2015

 

NATIONAL PROJECTS

Project type: Operational Programme Research and Development

Project title: Industrial Research and Development Centre for Agriculture and Environment

Project ID: 313011B682

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 8/2017 – 6/2023

 

Project type: VEGA

Project title: Increasing of Energy Savings in Agricultural Buildings Using Low-Potential Sources and Modern Control Algorithms

Project ID: 1/4399/07

Project coordinator: prof. Ing. Dušan Hrubý, PhD.

Project period: 1.1.2007 – 31.12.2009

 

Project title: Effect of External Factors on Photovoltaic Cell Efficiency in Real Conditions of Nitra Micro-Region

Project ID: 1/0696/11

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Zuzana Palková, PhD.

Project period: 1.1.2011 – 31.12.2013

 

Project type: KEGA

Project title: Multimedial Support to Core Courses of New Master´s Degree Study Programme “Information and Control Systems in Production Engineering”

Project ID: 041SPU-4/2014

Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Ondrej Lukáč, PhD.

Project period: 1.1.2004 – 31.12.2016

 

Project type: GA SPU

Project title: Algorithms of Autonomous Mobile Robots in Collision Situations

Project ID: 10-GA SPU-16

Project coordinator: Ing. Ladislav Tóth, PhD.

Project period: 21.9.2016 – 21.9.2017