Professor dr. Alojz Poredoš

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73 articles – journals

140 papers – congresses, conferences

119 reports – research projects

3 patents

3 patents applications


Personal data:

  • Born: May 20th, 1953, Ižakovci, Slovenia


  • B. Sc., Mechanical Engineering, University of Ljubljana, 1976
  • Sc., Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Ljubljana, 1979
  • D., Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Ljubljana, 1990


Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia:

  • Assistant 1977-1991, Docent  1991-1997, Associate Professor 1997-2002,
  • Professor for Heating, Refrigerating, Air Cond. and Heat & Mass Transfer, since 2002.
  • Advanced post master study at NRC Ottawa Canada 1986 (1month)
  • Advanced post doc. study at Institut für Thermodynamik, UNI Hannover 1991(6 months).

Research activities:

  • Heat and mass transfer, Refrigeration, Heat pumps, District heating and cooling, Absorption cooling, Magnetic refrigeration.

National collaboration:

JP ENERGETIKA Ljubljana, ENERGETIKA Velenje, GORENJE Velenje; LTH, Škofja Loka; IMP KLIMAT, Ljubljana, Hidria, Idrija; SMM Maribor, HSE , Ljubljana

International collaboration:

Institut für Thermodynamik, Hannover, ZAE Bayern, Germany, ZELTRON, Italia; University  Prague, University  Graz, Department PhysiqueRecherche Universite de Pau France, EIVD Yverdon Swiss, Iowa State University, Danish Technology University

Memberships, positions:

  •  SDDE Slovenian district energy association – president
  • SDHK Slovenian HVAC association – former president
  • IIR Institute of Refrigeration – vice president of commission E2
  • ASHRAE American Society of Heating, Refr. and Air-Conditioning Engineers
  • DKV Deutsche kältetechnische Verein, Germany- member
  • IDEA International district energy association, USA- member
  • SAZU Scientific councilor, Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts – SAZU
  • EASAC European Academies Science Advisory Council–Energy Steering Panel-member
  • Head of Laboratory for Refrigeration and district energy , Fac. of Mech. Eng. , Univ. Ljubljana

Head of Research group for Refrigeration

  • Head of Research program Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Vice dean Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Ljubljana 2005-2007
  • Permanent reviewer in Int. Journal of Refrigeration, Energy, Energy conversion and management
  • Member of Board of directors – EuroHeat&Power


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