Professor Hrvoje Jasak was honoured with the National Award of the Republic of Croatia for outstanding scientific achievements in the year 2018. The award giving ceremony was held today at the Josip Šokčević Hall of the Croatian Parliament. The awards were handed by academician Željko Reiner, the vice president of the Croatian Parliament.
Professor Hrvoje Jasak was awarded for his remarkable contribution to the field of computational fluid dynamics and development of OpenFOAM: in the year 2018 he published 24 peer-reviewed papers, he was the editor of the book “OpenFOAM: Selected papers of the 11th workshop” and the principal organiser of the 13th OpenFOAM Workshop conference in Shanghai, China. At the time, he published 82 scientific papers according to SCOPUS database of peer-reviewed papers, with h-index 18, and 75 papers indexed in the Web of science database and the corresponding h-index 15.