- Đorđe Čantrak

Hydraulic machines and energy systems, applied fluid mechanics, experimental methods and measurements in fluids, highly energy efficient systems and objects.

Scientific National and International Project Participation

Funded by the Ministry of Science and Technological Development Republic of Serbia:Reversible Axial Jet Fans for Ecological Condition Sustain in Car Tunnels, Number: 451-01-2960/2006-85, period: 2007-2008.

  • Research and Development of Anemometer Probes, Measuring and Calibration Processes and Optical Methods for Technical Application, Number: TR14046, period: 2008-2010.
  • Development and Implementation of Integral Mathematical-Experimental Methods of Modal Analysis and Structural Modification in Optimization of Dynamic Behavior of Free and Connected Rotating Blades, Number: 18022, period: 2008-2010.
  • Contemporary Automatic Control System of the Unit 3 – House Unit of the HPP Bistrica, Number: 451-01-00065/2008-01/51, period: 2008-2009.
  • Integral Plan for Energy Ultra Efficient Multifamily Residential Building with Use of Technical and Technological Innovations and Contemporary EU Standards for Passive Buildings, Number: 391-00-00027/2009-02/164, period: 2010-2011.
  • Use of Contemporary Measuring and Computation Techniques for Research of Ventilation Systems Flow Parameters on the Model of Energy Ultra Efficient (Passive) Object, Number: TR 35046, period: 2011-2014. 


International Projects

  1. AccreditationEngineeringStudies, Number:TEMPUSRSJPGRperiod: -.
  2. ofTurbulentBehindAxialImpellersUsetheHWALDAPIVTechniquesCFDAnalysis, period: 2011-2012 (Bilaterally funded by the DAAD and Ministry of Science and Technological Development Republic of Serbia).    


Other projects, expertise and technical solutions (in short)


  1. Manager of the joint project of the Ministry of Mining and Energy and Ministry for National Investment Program, Republic of Serbia: National laboratory for energy, ecology and calibration, No. 10900610, since 2008.
  2. Coordinator of the project: Project of the first passive multifamily residential object in the Repiblic of Serbia with technical, technological and social innovations, Supported by the Ministry of Science and Technological Development, Ministry of Mining and Energy, Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning, Republic of Serbia, Rector of the University of Belgrade, Deans of the following faculties of the University of Belgrade Architectonic, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Civil Engineering, and etc., since 2008.
  3. Project of the Nikola Tesla’s fountain, No. 06.03-06/2007, 2007.



Technical Realizations:   11
Industry projects and expertize:45


Industry projects  

  • project of the pump, turbine and hydraulic components test rigs
  • calibration of variety of fluid flow measuring equipment and components
  • energy efficiency
  • pump and fan in situ and laboratory tests
  • testing hydropower plants (Djerdap I and II)
  • testing water supply systems (Obrenovac)
  • testing and regulating cooling towers, ventilation systemsand systems of condense water (Serbian Oil Company, EBCbuilding-Belgrade, BC Usce, US Steel and etc.)
  • designing some process systems (sugar starch)
  • acceptance test for ventilation systems at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering University of Belgrade 

Technical solutions (number: 1
1), period 2006-2010., in the field of: 

  •  energy efficiency
  • designing laboratory test rigs for testing pumps, turbines, fans and variety of hydraulic components
  • software for designing axial fans.

Teaching and research assistant in 14 (fourteen) subjects in the field of applied fluid mechanics and hydraulic machines and energy systems at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering University of Belgrade. 

Handout: Čantrak Đ. (2008): Pumps and fans,Faculty of Mechanical Engineering University of Belgrade, Belgrade. 

Native language: Serbian

Foreign languages:English, German (middle level 1), French (basic level). 

Societymembership:SerbianSocietyofMechanics, CenterforRenewableenergyResources, SocietyofMetrologistsofSerbiaandMontenegro, InnovatorsSocietyofSerbia. 

Consultant in the company Prager Elektronik, Austria, 

Laboratory membership: HydroEnergyLab. 

Computationalskills: FORTRAN, MatLAB, LabVIEW, MicrosoftOffise, AutoCAD, CATIA, various PIVsoftwareandetc.