Postal address:

Department of Machines and Production Biosystems
Faculty of Engineering
Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Tr. A. Hlinku 2
949 76 Nitra
Slovak Republic
 
 

Head of department:

doc. Ing. Ján Jobbágy, PhD.
Associate Professor
 

Research

  • Use of modern tools for managing production processes in precision farming with an emphasis on using information technologies
  • Retaining the natural properties of soil using the precision farming and control traffic farming technologies, with monitoring the environmental aspect as well as technical and exploitation properties of individual machines
  • Examination of environmental aspects of soil tillage technologies
  • Bioenergy with an emphasis on using biomass as a renewable energy source

 

Staff

Name

Graduation

Position

Email

Ján Jobbágy

Assoc. Prof.

Head of department,

Associate Professor

Irrigation and drainage

jan.jobbagy@uniag.sk

Pavol Findura

Prof.

 

Professor

Soil cultivation technologies,

sowing, chemical protection

pavol.findura@uniag.sk

Ladislav Nozdrovický

Prof.

Professor

Precision farming

ladislav.nozdrovicky@uniag.sk

Vladimír Rataj

Prof.

Professor

Ergonomy and operation of machines

vladimir.rataj@uniag.sk

Jana Galambošová

Assoc. Prof.

Associate Professor

GPS and machine guidance

jana.galambosova@uniag.sk

Marek Angelovič

Assoc. Prof.

Associate Professor

Post-harvest technologies

marek.angelovic@uniag.sk

Jozef Ďuďák

Assoc. Prof.

Associate Professor

Economy and operation of machines

jozef.dudak@uniag.sk

Juraj Maga

Assoc. Prof.

Associate Professor

Biomass processing

juraj.maga@uniag.sk

Koloman Krištof

PhD.

Assistant Professor

Soil cultivation technologies

and emission

koloman.kristof@uniag.sk

Miroslav Macák

PhD.

Assistant Professor

GPS and fertilisation

miroslav.macak@uniag.sk

Oľga Urbanovičová

PhD.

Assistant Professor

Biomass processing

olga.urbanovicova@uniag.sk

 

Laboratory

  • Research Centre of Renewable Energy Sources (Assoc. Prof. Juraj Maga)
  • Innovative Technologies Transfer Unit (Prof. Vladimír Rataj)
  • Laboratory of Physical Properties of Raw Materials and Food (Assoc. Prof. Marek Angelovič)
  • Laboratory of Innovative Technologies in Crop Production (Assoc. Prof. Jana Galambošová)
  • Laboratory of Biomass Analysis for Bioenergetics (Assoc. Prof. Juraj Maga)

 

Projects

INTERNATIONAL PROJECTS

Project type: Interreg – Danube Transnational Programme

Project title: Cooperation Model of Comprehensive Energy Use of Biomass of One Hungarian and Three Slovak Regions
Project ID: ITMS 14420100021
Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Juraj Maga, Dr.
Project period: 1.11.2006 – 31.1.2008

 

Project title: Comprehensive Cooperation Model of Renewable Resources Energy of Three Slovak Regions and One Hungarian Region
Project ID: HUSK /0801/2.1.2/0214
Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Juraj Maga, Dr.
Project period: 1.9.2009 – 31.12.2010

 

Project type: CASEE

Project title: Mechanisation and Use of Energy in Selected Agri-Farms in Central and South Eastern Europe
Project coordinator: prof. Ing. Ladislav Nozdrovický, PhD.
Project period: 1.3.2012 – 15.5.2013
 
Project title: Machinery Induced Soil Compaction and Mitigation Strategies in Danubian Region
Project coordinator: prof. Ing. Ladislav Nozdrovický, PhD.
Project period: 2015 – 2016

 

Project type: APVV (bilateral cooperation)

Project title: Research of Control Variables in Bionic Systems of Safe Energy Transformation of Biomass and Waste
Project ID: SK-CZ-2013-0200
Project coordinator: prof. Ing. Pavol Findura, PhD., prof.h.c.
Project period: 1.1.2015 – 31.2.2015

 

Project type: project of Serbian Ministry of Science and Technological Development

Project title: Improving the Quality of Tractors and Mobile Systems to Increase the Competitiveness and Soil and Environmental Conservation
Project ID: TP 310 46
Project coordinator: prof. Ing. Pavol Findura, PhD., prof.h.c.
Project period: 2010 – 2015
 

NATIONAL PROJECTS

Project type: Operational Programme Research and Development

Project title: Application of Information Technologies to Increase the Environmental and Economic Sustainability of Production Agri-System
Project coordinator: prof. Ing. Vladimír Rataj, PhD.
Project period: 1.12.2009 – 19.11.2013

Project type: VEGA

Project title: Research of Field Crop Growing Effectiveness with Spatially Variable Irrigation
Project ID: 1/0407/11
Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Ján Jobbágy, PhD.
Project period: 1.1.2011 – 31.12.2012
 
Project title: Effect of Environmental Aspects of Machines on Elimination of Degradation Processes in Agri-Technologies of Field Crop Growing
Project ID: 1/0786/14
Project coordinator: prof. Ing. Pavol Findura, PhD., prof.h.c.
Project period: 1.1.2014 – 31.12.2016

 

Project type: KEGA

Project title: Integration of Innovative Trends into University Study of Machines for Post-Harvest Treatment and Storage of Crop Products
Project ID: 3/5124/07
Project coordinator: doc. Ing. Miroslav Žitňák, PhD.
Project period: 1.1.2007 – 31.12.2009
 
Project title: Development and Practical Implementation of Slovak-English and English-Slovak On-line Dictionary for Biosystems Engineering
Project ID: 003SPU-4/2013
Project coordinator: Ing. Miroslav Macák, PhD.
Project period: 1.1.2013 – 31.12.2015