Nastenjka Supić


senior scientific associate
+385 52 804 739





G. Paliaga 5
52210 Rovinj


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1980  - graduated at the High School, Zagreb.

1988       - B. Sc. in Physics, University of Zagreb

Thesis: Annual cycle of sea surface temperature along the east Adriatic coast

Supervisor: Dr. Mirko Orlić

1993         - M.Sc. in in Physics, University of Zagreb

Thesis: Surface fluxes and hydrographic characteristics of the northern Adriatic

Supervisors: Dr. Mirko Orlić and Dr. Danilo Degobbis

2000 - Ph.D in Physics, University of Zagreb

Thesis: Interannual variability of surface fluxes and geostrophic flow in the northern Adriatic

Supervisor: Dr. Mirko Orlić



Awards and Achievements



Statistics in Oceanography (University of Pula, Marine Sciences)

Course on Physical Oceanography (University of Pula, Marine Sciences)

Air-Sea Interaction (University of Pula, Marine Sciences)

Featured Publications

1) Supić N. and M. Orlić (1999) Seasonal and interannual variability of the northern Adriatic surface fluxes,Journal of Marine Systems 20, 205-229.

2) Supić N., M. Orlić and D. Degobbis (2000) Istrian Coastal Countercurrent and its Year-to-Year Variability,Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 50, 385-397.

3) Lyons, D. M., N. Supić and N. Smodlaka (2007) Geostrophic circulation patterns in the northeastern Adriatic Sea and the effects of air-sea coupling: May–September 2003, Journal of Geophysical Research 112, C03S08.

4) Kraus, R., N. Supić (2010) Impact of circulation on high phytoplankton blooms and fish catch in the northern Adriatic (1990-2004),Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science91, 198-210.

5) Supić, N., R. Kraus, M. Kuzmić, E. Paschini, R. Precali, A. Russo, I. Vilibić (2012) Predictability of northern Adriatc winter conditions,Journal of Marine Systems90, 42-57.

Membership in professional associations / societies

1993 - Physical Oceanography Committee of the International Commission for the Scientific Exploration of the Mediterranean (CIESM)