Prof. dr. Patricio Bulić
Full Professor
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He currently holds the position of associate professor on the Faculty of Computer and Information Science, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. His research interests include computer architecture and organization, parallel processing, computer arithemtic, embedded systems and digital design.


“Professor of the Year 2014” (awarded by the Student Council for excellence in teaching)

“Professor of the Year 2020” (awarded by the Student Council for excellence in teaching)

“Professor of the Year 2021” (awarded by the Student Council for excellence in teaching)

“Professor of the Year 2022” (awarded by the Student Council for excellence in teaching)

Past projects
  • PILIPOVIĆ, Ratko, BULIĆ, Patricio, LOTRIČ, Uroš. A two-stage operand trimming approximate logarithmic multiplier. IEEE transactions on circuits and systems. I, Regular papers, ISSN 1549-8328. [Print ed.], Apr. 2021, pp. 1-11.
  • PILIPOVIĆ, Ratko, RISOJEVIĆ, Vladimir, BOŽIČ, Janko, BULIĆ, Patricio, LOTRIČ, Uroš. An approximate GEMM unit for energy-efficient object detection. Sensors, ISSN 1424-8220, Jun. 2021, vol. 21, no. 12, pp. 1-19.
  • LOTRIČ, Uroš, PILIPOVIĆ, Ratko, BULIĆ, Patricio. A hybrid radix-4 and approximate logarithmic multiplier for energy efficient image processing. Electronics, ISSN 2079-9292, May 2021, vol. 10, no. 10, PP. 1-20.
  • PILIPOVIĆ, Ratko, RISOJEVIĆ, Vladimir, BULIĆ, Patricio. On the design of an energy efficient digital IIR A-weighting filter using approximate multiplication. Sensors, ISSN 1424-8220, Feb. 2021, vol. 21, no. 3, pp. 1-22.
  • PILIPOVIĆ, Ratko, BULIĆ, Patricio. On the design of logarithmic multiplier using Radix-4 Booth encoding. IEEE access, , Apr. 2020, vol. 8, pp. 64578-64590.
  • BULIĆ, Patricio, KOJEK, Gašper, BIASIZZO, Anton. Data transmission efficiency in bluetooth low energy versions. Sensors, , Sep. 2019, vol. 19, no. 17, pp. 1-17.
  • RISOJEVIĆ, Vladimir, ROZMAN, Robert, PILIPOVIĆ, Ratko, ČEŠNOVAR, Rok, BULIĆ, Patricio. Accurate indoor sound level measurement on a low-power and low-cost wireless sensor node. Sensors , 2018, vol. 18, no. 7, pp. 1-22. 
  • LOTRIČ, Uroš, BULIĆ, Patricio. Logarithmic arithmetic for low-power adaptive control systems. Circuits Systems and Signal Processing, Sep. 2017, vol. 36, no. 9, pp. 3564-3584
  • LOTRIČ, Uroš, BULIĆ, Patricio. Applicability of approximate multipliers in hardware neural networks. Neurocomputing, Nov. 2012, vol. 96, pp. 57-65.
  • BABIĆ, Zdenka, AVRAMOVIĆ, Aleksej, BULIĆ, Patricio. An iterative logarithmic multiplier. Microprocessors and microsystems , 2011, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 23-33.
  • AVRAMOVIĆ, Aleksej, BABIĆ, Zdenka, RAIČ, Dušan, STRLE, Drago, BULIĆ, Patricio. An approximate logarithmic squaring circuit with error compensation for DSP applications. Microelectronics journal, 2014, vol. 45, iss. 3, pp. 263-271. 
  • ČEŠNOVAR, Rok, RISOJEVIĆ, Vladimir, BABIĆ, Zdenka, DOBRAVEC, Tomaž, BULIĆ, Patricio. A GPU implementation of a structural-similarity-based aerial-image classification. The journal of supercomputing, Aug. 2013, vol. 65, no. 2, pp. 978-996.