● Professor of vocational studies
● Interferometry, Optical sensing systems,
and Laser rangefinders
Lazo M. Manojlović was born in Vranje, Serbia, on April 30, 1972. He received the B.Sc.E.E. and M.Sc.E.E. degrees from the University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia, in 1996 and 2003, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Novi Sad, Novi Sad, Serbia, in 2010, all in electrical engineering.
He was with the Institute Mihailo Pupin, Belgrade, from 1997 to 1998, as a part of his extended studies, where he was engaged in research on the development of applicative software for text-to-speech synthesis of Serbian spoken language in C programming language based on diphone concatenation. From 1998 to 2002, he was with the Military Institute of Technology, Belgrade, where he was engaged in research on designing and testing several types of ultralow-noise wideband photodiode preamplifiers for quadrant photodetector and for tracking electronic circuits for analog signal processing in pulsed-laser tracking systems for laser guidance missiles. From 2002 to 2003, he was with Pupin Telecom DATACOM, Belgrade, where he was involved in designing, installing, and commissioning of the first hybrid fiber coaxial network for the cable distribution systems in Belgrade. From 2003 to 2005, he was with Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria, where he was engaged in research on the development of high-precision piezoactuator-based positioning systems. From 2005 to 2008, he was with the Integrated Microsystems Austria GmbH, Wiener Neustadt, Austria, where he was engaged in research on the development of different types of fiber-optic sensors. He is currently an Assistant Professor at Zrenjanin Technical College, Zrenjanin, Serbia. He is also associated with the Ministry of Telecommunications and Information Society of the Republic of Serbia, Belgrade, as a Special Adviser to the Minister. His current research interests include interferometry, optical sensing systems, and laser rangefinders.