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izv. prof. dr. sc. Tomislav Ivanković

Title: Associate Professor
Public phone number:+385(0)1 6189 712
Internal phone number:134
E-mail: E-mail
Department: Division of Microbiology




integrated undergraduate and graduate



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List of select publications

  1. Ressler A, Ivankovic T, Polak B, Ivaniševic I, Kovacic M, Urlic I, Hussainova I, Ivankovic H. A multifunctional strontium/silver-co-substituted hydroxyapatite derived from biogenic source as antibacterial biomaterial. Ceramics International (2022) In Press.
  2. Ivankovic T, Rajic A, Ercegovic Razic S, Rolland du Roscoat S, Skenderi Z. Antibacterial Properties of Non-Modified Wool, Determined and Discussed in Relation to ISO 20645: 2004 Standard. Molecules 27 (2022) 1876.
  3. Rolland du Roscoat S, Ivankovic T, Lenoir N, Dekic S, Martins JMF, Geindreau C. First visualisation of bacterial biofilms in 3D porous media with neutron microtomography without contrast agent. Journal of Microscopy 285 (2022) 20-28.
  4. Malev O, Lovric M, Stipanicev D, Repec S, Martinovic-Weigelt D, Zanella D, Ivankovic T, Sindicic Duretec V, Barisic J, Li M, Klobucar G. Toxicity prediction and effect characterization of 90 pharmaceuticals and illicit drugs measured in plasma of fish from a major European river (Sava, Croatia). Environmental Pollution 266 (2020) 115162.
  5. Ivankovic T, Haddad U, Kushmaro A, Dekic S, Cevid J, Percela M, Hrenovic J. Capillary bacterial migration on non-nutritive solid surfaces. Archives of Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology 71 (2020) 251-260. (IF 1.436, Q4 / Q3)
  6. Peran J, Ercegovic Razic S, Sutlovic A, Ivankovic T, Glogar MI. Oxygen plasma pretreatment improves dyeing and antimicrobial properties of wool fabric dyed with natural extract from pomegranate peel. Coloration Technol. 00 (2020) 1–11.
  7. Ivankovic T, Dikic J, Rolland du Roscoat S, Dekic S, Hrenovic J, Ganjto M.  Removal of emerging pathogenic bacteria using metal exchanged natural zeolite bead filter. Water Science and Technology 80.6 (2019) 1085-1097.
  8. Ercegovic Razic S, Glogar MI, Peran J, Ivankovic T, Chaussat C. Plasma pre-treatment and digital ink jet technology: A tool for improvement of antimicrobial properties and colour performance of cellulose knitwear. Materials Today:Proceedings 31 (2020) S247-S257.
  9. Dekic S, Hrenovic J, Herlyn H, Spoljar M, Ivankovic T. Impact of biotic interactions on the survival of emerging pathogen Acinetobacter baumannii in aquatic media. Water Science and Technology 79 (2019) 1597-1604.
  10. Hrenovic J, Ivankovic T (corresponding author), Durn G, Dekic S, Kazazic S, Kisic I. Presence of carbapenem-resistant bacteria in soils affected by illegal waste dumps. IJEHR 29 (2019) 154–163. 
  11. Dekic S, Hrenovic J, Ivankovic T, van Wilpe E. Survival of ESKAPE pathogen Acinetobacter baumannii in water of different temperatures and pH. Water Science and Technology. 78 (2018) 1370-1376.
  12. Dekic S, Klobucar G, Ivankovic T, Zanella D, Vucic M, Bourdineaud JP, Hrenovic J. Emerging human pathogen Acinetobacter baumannii in the natural aquatic environment: a public health risk? IJEHR (2018)
  13. Hrenovic J, Ivankovic T (corresponding author), Ivekovic D, Repec S, Stipanicev D, Ganjto M. The fate of carbapenem-resistant bacteria in a wastewater treatment plant. Wat. Res. 126 (2017) 232-239.
  14. Seruga Music M, Hrenovic J, Goic-Barisic I, Hunjak B, Skoric D, Ivankovic T. Emission of extensively-drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii from hospital settings to the natural environment. J. Hosp. Inf. 96 (2017) 323-327.
  15. Ivankovic T, Goic-Barisic I, Hrenovic J. Reduced susceptibility to disinfectants of Acinetobacter baumannii biofilms on glass and ceramic. Arh. Hig. Rada Toksikol. 68 (2017) 99-108.
  16. Svjetlana D, Hrenovic J, Hunjak B, Kazazic S, Tibljas D, Ivankovic T. Virulence factors of Acinetobacter baumannii environmental isolates and their inhibition by natural zeolite. Int. J. Curr. Microbiol . App. Sci 6 (2017) 1697-1709.
  17. Ivankovic T, Rolland du Roscoat S, Geindreau C, Sechet P, Huang Z, Martins J.M.F. Development and evaluation of an experimental protocol for 3-D visualization and characterization of the structure of bacterial biofilms in porous media using laboratory X-ray tomography. Biofouling 32 (2016) 1235-1244.

List of select projects

  1. 2007 - 2012. Research project funded by the Croatian Ministry of Science, Education and Sports  „Interaction between mineral carriers and phosphate-accumulating bacteria in wastewater treatment“.
  2. September 2014. – september 2015. Postdoc research position at Laboratoire 3SR, Universite Grenoble-Alpes, Grenoble, France, project „Experimental investigation of biomass distribution in porous media by using X-Ray Tomography“ mentor: prof. Sabine Rolland du Roscoat.
  3. 2015. – 2019. Research project funded by Croatian Science Foundation „Natural habitat of clinically important Acinetobacter baumannii “, mentor: prof.dr.sc. Jasne Hrenović.