Nikola Besic

PhD, Alumni member

Faculty of Electrical Engineering

University of Montenegro

INP Grenoble

PERSONAL INFORMATIONS

First name: Nikola

Last name: Besic

Birth date: November 7, 1987

Sex: male

Marital status: Not married

Citizenship: Montenegro

AREAS OF CURRENT INTEREST AND RESEARCH

blind source separation in SAR polarimetry

statistical analysis of high-resolution SAR images

electromagnetic modeling of natural distributed targets (snow cover)

estimation of moving target using SAR interferometry techniques

TOPIC OF THE CURRENT RESEARCH

SAR Remote Sensing

Digital signal and image processing

EDUCATION

  • B.Sc., 2009, in Electrical Engineering at the University of Montenegro
  • M.Sc., 2011, at Ecole Nationale Superieure de Physique, Electronique et Materiaux (PHELMA), Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble (Grenoble INP) Master's degree with highest honors - mention "tres bien" /"summa cum laude"

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • June - August 2009 - Student researcher, University of Wales, Swansea, UK, Speech & Image Research Group, Topic: Optimization algorithm for detecting voice signals using different anchor model Supervisor: dr John S. D. Mason
  • April - June 2010 - Intern Student at Telenor Montenegro Transmission planning sector
    Topic: Introduction to the application of parabolic antennas in mobile communication systems
  • March - July 2011 - Intern Student at Grenoble-Images-Parole-Signal-Automatique Lab (GIPSA-lab), Grenoble, France Departement Images-Signal, SIGnal iMAges PHYsique (SIGMAPHY)
    Topic: Electromagnetic simulation of radar signals: application to the study of snow Supervisor: dr Gabriel Vasile (GIPSA-lab, CNRS)
  • October 2011 - September 2014 - PhD student at Grenoble INP, GIPSA-lab, Grenoble, France (2/3) and Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Podgorica, Montenegro (1/3)

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • 2009 Engineers Chamber of Montenegro award for the best student of 4th year studies of the technical sciences (electrical engineering field)
  • 2010 Engineers Chamber of Montenegro award for the best student of 5th year studies of the technical sciences (electrical engineering field)
  • 2010 French government scholarship for master's studies
  • 2011 French government scholarship for doctoral studies - Bourse Minist√©rielle

Languages

  • Native language: Montenegrin
  • Foreign languages: English active knowledge - Full professional proefficiency, French active knowledge - Full professional proefficiency, Russian passive knowledge