Veljko Malbasa

Veljko Malbasa, Ph.D., is a Professor of Computer Engineering and Director of the Department of Power, Electronics and Telecommunications, Faculty of Technical Sciences, University of Novi Sad, Serbia. He managed and coordinated over 30 national and international research projects. He spent 7 (seven) years as a Visiting Professor at the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Washington State University, Pullman, USA, and 2 (two) semesters a Visiting Professor at the Institute of Computer Technology, Vienna University of Technology, Austria. He is currently completing design and development of distributed wireless control system for power consumption and supply to enable energy positive buildings (European project SmartCoDe, funded under FP7 research program).

Areas of Expertise

  • Distributed and real time embedded systems
  • Design and verification of complex digital systems
  • Wireless sensor networks

Experience and Background

  • 33 years of academic experience
  • IEEE Member, Computer Society since 1988
  • Professor at University of Novi Sad for 26 years
  • Visiting Professor at Washington State University for7 years

Accomplishments and Industry Recognition

  • National representative to European research program FP7 COST, domain Information and Communication Technology (since 2006)
  • Director of the Department of Power, Electronics and Telecommunications (since 2001)
  • Chair of the Electronics committee (since 1999)
  • Author of textbook “Design of Embedded Systems” (2005)


  • Ph.D., Computer Engineering, Parallel Computing Systems, 1985
  • M.Sc., Computer Engineering, Embedded Systems, 1981
  • B.Sc., Electrical Engineering, Control Systems, 1975