Giovanni Godena

Dr. Giovanni Godena


Department of Systems and Control
Jožef Stefan Institute
Jamova cesta 39, SI-1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia

tel: +386 1 477 37 59

Details of education

  • 1984 Diploma degree in Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • 2009 Magister degree in Computer Science, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Maribor, Slovenia
  • 2016 Ph.D. at Jožef Stefan International Postgraduate School, Slovenia

Career to date

  • from 1984 onwards employed at Jožef Stefan Institute

Research interests

  • software for process control systems
  • domain specific modeling languages
  • automated software reusability
  • batch control methodology and tools


  • Republic of Slovenia award for scientific and research work, member of the awarded group (1997)

Selected references
GODENA, Giovanni, LUKMAN, Tomaž, STEINER, Igor, BERGANT, Franc, STRMČNIK, Stanko. A new object model of batch equipment and procedural control for better recipe reuse. Computers in industry, 2015 vol. 70, 46-55, doi: 10.1016/j.compind.2015.02.002

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