fotografija Dijana Pavičić-Hamer

Dijana Pavičić-Hamer

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Research associate


G. Paliaga 5
52210 Rovinj



1990    B. S. Biology, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, University of Zagreb, Croatia

1995    M. S. Ecology, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, University of Zagreb, Croatia

2003    Ph. D. Biology, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Research Areas

Biology, Ecology, Natural Sciences, Marine Science, Radiation Science

Specific research interests

carbonic anhydrase, ecophysiological mechanism, γ-spectrometry analysis


Study of Marine Sciences, University „Juraj Dobrila“ Pula and Center for Marine Research of „Ruđer Bošković“ Institute

- 2009-2011 Physiology of marine organisms (5 ECTS): M. Fafanđel, D. Pavičić- Hamer

- 2009-2011 Ecophysiology (3 ECTS): D. Medaković, D. Pavičić- Hamer

- 2010-2011 Radioecology (3 ECTS): D. Pavičić- Hamer

Featured Publications

  1. Hamer B., D. Medaković,D. Pavičić-Hamer, Ž. Jakšić, M. Štifanić, V. Nerlović, A. Travizi, R. Precali, T. Kanduč (2010) Estimation of Freshwater Influx Along Eastern Adriatic Coast as a Possible Source of Stress for Marine Organisms“Acta Adriatica51(2): 191-194.
  2. Hamer B., Ž. Jakšić, D. Pavičić-Hamer, L. Perić, D. Medaković, D. Ivanković, J. Pavičić, C. Zilberberg, H.C. Schröder, W.E.G. Müller, N. Smodlaka i R. Batel (2008) Effect of hypoosmotic stress by low salinity acclimation of Mediterranean mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis on biological parameters used for pollution assessment. Aquatic Toxicology 89(3): 137-151.
  3. Lucu Č., Pavičić J., Ivanković D., Pavičić-Hamer D., Najdek M. (2008) Changes in Na+/K+-ATPase activity, unsaturated fatty acids and metallothioneins in gills of the shore crab Carcinus aestuarii after dilute seawater acclimation. Comp. Biochem. Physiol.149A, 362-372.
  4. Hamer, B.,Pavičić-Hamer, D., Müller, W.E.G., Zahn, R.K., Batel, R. (2005) Detection of Stress-70 proteins of musselMytilus galloprovincialisusing 2-D gel electrophoresis: a proteomics approach. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin 14, 7, 605-611.
  5. Pavičić-Hamer, D., Devescovi, M., Lucu, Č. (2003) Activation of carbonic anhydrase in branhial cavity tissues of lobsters (Homarus gammarus) by dilute seawater exposure. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 287, 79-92.

Membership in professional associations / societies

-          Croatian Biological Society 1885

-          The Croatian Radiation Protection Association- CRPA

-          Organizing committee of School of Conservation Biology: 2008-2011