Ruđer Bošković Institute

The Ruđer Bošković Institute is regarded as Croatia’s leading scientific institute in the natural and biomedical sciences as well as marine and environmental research.

The Institute is the largest Croatian scientific research center of a multidisciplinary character. The mission of the Institute is excellent scientific research in the natural, biomedical, and engineering sciences, with contributions to higher education and cooperation with the business sector based on outstanding scientific research. The vision of the Institute is to be a recognized top European center of scientific excellence.

Analysis of Scientific Potential

The Institute participates in numerous internationally and nationally financed and international peer-reviewed scientific projects, such as those within the framework of the program Horizon 2020, programs of the IAEA, FP7, Croatian Science Foundation (HrZZ), NATO, NSF, ICGEB and projects of other foreign scientific foundations.

The Institute is currently engaged in over 200 projects, for which over half of the total funding is from European Union projects and other international sources.

The Institute also has capital scientific research equipment valued at over 100 million HRK. Furthermore, the Institute is the leading institution in the Republic of Croatia in terms of number of papers published in international scientific journals, especially in the category of the most prestigious journals.

The Institute, with its research capacities, knowledge, and scientific excellence has assumed the role of linking science with the business sector of The Republic of Croatia.

A multidisciplinary approach is one of the key strengths of the Institute, which provides comprehensive solutions for a broad spectrum of socially important issues.

Provided resources


Reduce and Visualize Gene Ontology

Web service that summarizes long and unintelligible lists of gene ontology.


Atlas of prokaryotic traits

Atlas of prokaryotic traits


Ruđer Bošković Institute Research Data Repository

Repository of Open Research Data - Ruđer Bošković Institute


Croatian Scientific Bibliography

Croatian Scientific Bibliography


Full-text Institutional Repository of the Ruđer Bošković Institute

Full-text Institutional Repository of the Ruđer Bošković Insitute






Bijenička street 54, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia (HR)


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Natural Sciences Medical & Health Sciences Engineering & Technology


Electrical, Electronic & Information Engineering Chemical Sciences Other Engineering & Technology Sciences Medical Engineering Physical Sciences Agricultural Biotechnology Biological Sciences Environmental Biotechnology Clinical Medicine Mathematics Other Natural Sciences Materials Engineering Basic Medicine Chemical Engineering Computer & Information Sciences Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries Environmental Engineering Industrial Biotechnology Medical Biotechnology Earth & Related Environmental Sciences


Natural science biomedical research HPC


Alen Vodopijevec, Department manager
phone: 0038514561043

The NI4OS-Europe project is funded by the European Commission under the Horizon 2020 European research infrastructures grant agreement no. 857645.