Ivo Šlaus


WAAS Designation: 
Fellow
Two line Bio: 

Ivo Slaus is a nuclear and particle physicist and director of South East European Division of the Academy (SEED). He is also a member of the international advisory council of the Club of Rome and former president of the Croatian Association of the Club of Rome; a member of the Pugwash Council and former president of Croatian Pugwash; a founding Fellow of Academia Europaea; a member of the managing board of the Balkan Political Club; Chairman, International Network of Centres for Sustainable Development; founder and former Executive Committee member of the European Physical Society; Fellow World Innovation Foundation, and a former member of the Parliament of Croatia. Professor Slaus has held academic teaching posts at Rudjer Boškovic Institute, Croatia, UCLA, Georgetown University, Duke University, and the International postgraduate school Jozef Stefan, Ljubljana (since 2003). He has received national awards for research in 1962 and in 1969.

Personal Statement: 

I am a nuclear and particle physicist and director of South East European Division of the Academy (SEED). I am also a member of the international advisory council of the Club of Rome and former president of the Croatian Association of the Club of Rome; a member of the Pugwash Council and former president of Croatian Pugwash; a founding Fellow of Academia Europaea; a member of the managing board of the Balkan Political Club; Chairman, International Network of Centres for Sustainable Development; founder and former Executive Committee member of the European Physical Society; Fellow World Innovation Foundation, and a former member of the Parliament of Croatia. I have held academic teaching posts at Rudjer Boškovic Institute, Croatia, UCLA, Georgetown University, Duke University, and the International postgraduate school Jozef Stefan, Ljubljana (since 2003). I have received national awards for research in 1962 and in 1969.

City: 
Zagreb
Country: 
Republic of Croatia
Primary Position & Institution: 
Professor Emeritus and President South East European Division of WAAS, Ruder Boskodic Institute
Other Affiliations: 
Rudjer Boskovic Institute
Specialization: 
Physicist
Professional Areas of Interest: 
Knowledge based society, sustainable development, science policy, international relations, especially peace and security