The Ruđer Bošković Institute is a research institute located in the Šalata neighborhood of Zagreb, Croatia, founded in 1950, which studies the sciences. It is the largest Croatian research institute in the fields of the natural sciences and technology. The name of the institute, which honours the scientist Ruđer Bošković, was put forth by one of its founders, physicist Ivan Supek.
The institute has a multidisciplinary character: it employs 550 academics and students from the fields of experimental and theoretical physics, chemistry and materials physics, organic and physical chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology and medicine, environmental and marine research and computer science and electronics. Within Croatia, RBI is a national institution dedicated to research, higher education and provision of support to the academic community, to state and local governments and to technology-based industry.
Within the European Union, RBI forms a part of theEuropean Research Area. Worldwide, RBI collaborates with many research institutions and universities upholding the same values and vision. Approximately 90% of the institute's funding is provided by the Government of Croatia, through the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports.
The following is the list of scholars from Rudjer Boskovic Institute who currently serve as editors for one or more SciTechnol journals.