Research Group

Members of Medical Physics Research Group

Robert Jeraj

Prof. Robert Jeraj, Ph.D. logo UL logo IJS logo UW

  • Principal investigator
  • Professor of Physics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, University of Ljubljana, Professor of Physics, Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin
  • Research Interests: medical physics, molecular imaging, oncology
Alen Suljič

Alen Suljič, M. Sc. Valdoltra

  • Valdoltra Orthopaedic Hospital
  • PhD Student of Biomedicine
Ana Marin

Ana Marin, M.Sc. logo UL

  • Logistics and social activities work group
  • Young researcher at Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • Research Interests: biomedical optics
Andrej Studen

Asst. Prof. Andrej Studen, Ph.D. logo UL logo IJS

  • Coordinator of Software and hardware work group, local coordinator of Research group at “Jožef Stefan” Institute
  • Assistant, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, University of Ljubljana
Barbara Segedin

Barbara Šegedin, M.D., Ph.D. logo OI

  • Local coordinator of Research group at Institute of Oncology
  • Oncology with radiotherapy specialist, Institute of Oncology
  • Research Interests: brachytherapy, radiotherapy
Barbara Vidergar Kralj

Barbara Vidergar-Kralj, M.D. logo OI

  • Member of Research group
  • Internal medicine specialists, Institute of Oncology
  • Research Interests: diagnostics and therapy of thyroid cancer
Bozidar Casar

Božidar Casar, M.Sc. logo OI

  • Member of Research group
  • Leader of Radiophysics department, Institute of Oncology
Skrk

Asst. Prof. Damijan Škrk, Ph.D.Slo

  • Member of Research group
  • Asst. Prof., Faculty of Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, and Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ljubljana
  • Slovenian Radiation Protection Administration – director
Damijan Valentinuzzi

Damijan Valentinuzzi, M.Sc., M.A.  logo IJS

  • Coordinator of Logistics and social activities work group
  • Researcher at Jožef Stefan Institute, Department of Nuclear Physics
  • Research Interests: modelling tumour response to immunotherapy, radiomics analyses, clinical studies in oncology
Doroteja Novak

Doroteja Novak, M.Sc.  logo UKC

  • Member of Research group
  • Young researcher at Department of nuclear medicine, University Medical Center Ljubljana
  • Research interests: Radiopharmaceuticals development
Ivana Zagar

Asst. Prof. Ivana Žagar, M.D., Ph.D.   logo OI

  • Member of Research group
  • Leader of Department of Nuclear Medicine, Institute of Oncology
Jošt Stergar

Jošt Stergar, M.Sc. Medicinska fizika logo UL

  • Young researcher at Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • Research Interests: biomedical optics
Katja Zaletel

Asst. Prof. Katja Zaletel, M.D., Ph.D.   logo UKC

  • Member of Research group
  • Head of Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Medical Centre Ljubljana
  • Department for Thyroid Diseases
Luka Jensterle

Luka Jensterle, M.Sc. logo UL

  • Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Medical Centre Ljubljana
  • Student of Medical physics
Luka Ležaič

Luka Ležaič, M.D., Ph.D.   logo UKC

  • Member of Research group
  • Department for Nuclear Diagnostics, University Medical Centre Ljubljana
Luka Rogelj

Luka Rogelj, M.Sc.   logo UL

  • Member of Research group
  • Young researcher at Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • Research Interests: Development of image processing/analysis algorithms
Maja Trošt

Asst. Prof. Maja Trošt, M.D., Ph.D.   logo UKC

  • Member of Research group
  • Neurology specialist, Division of Neurology, University Medical Centre Ljubljana
  • Research Interests: laser triangulation, early diagnosis and rational therapy of dementias
Martina Vrankar

Martina Vrankar, M.D., Ph.D. logo OI

  • Member of Research group
  • Radiotherapy and oncology specialist, Institute of Oncology
  • Research Interests: treatment of lung cancer
Marusa Turk

Maruša Turk, M.Sc. logo UL

  • Logistics and social activities work group
  • Young researcher at Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • Research Interests: modeling drug resistance in metastatic prostate cancer, QTBI of bone metastases
Matija Milanic

Matija Milanič, Ph.D.logo ULlogo IJS

  • Coordinator of Research group at Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Software and hardware work group
  • Assistant, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Researcher at “Jožef Stefan” Institute, Department of Complex Matter
  • Research Interests: biomedical optics
Matjaz Lukac

Matjaž Lukač, Ph.D.  FotonaLogoMedicinska fizika logo IJS

  • Member of Research group
  • Fotona, d.o.o. (Chairman of the Board), Jožef Stefan Institute (Research Fellow)
  • Research Interests: physics of laser sources, medical physics
Nina Verdel

Nina Verdel, M.Sc. Medicinska fizika logo IJS

  • Young researcher at Jožef Stefan Institute
  • Research Interests: biomedical optics
Peter Ferjancic

Peter Ferjančič, B.Sc. logo ULlogo UW

  • Member of Research group
  • Student of medical physics at University of Wisconsin

Petra Kolenc Peitl, Ph.D.   logo UL

  • Coordinator of Research group at University Medical Centre Ljubljana
  • Radiopharmacy specialist, Department of nuclear medicine (KNM), Univeristy Medical Center Ljubljana, Research coordinator at KNM
  • Research Interests: Radiopharmaceuticals development, pre-clinical and clinical studies, translation
Petra Tomse

Petra Tomše, M.Sc.   logo UL

  • Member of Research group
  • Medical physicist, PhD student of biomedicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana
Primoz Peterlin

Asst. Prof. Primož Peterlin, Ph.D. logo OI

  • Software and hardware work group
  • Research Interests: physics of radiotherapy
Rok Dolenec

Rok Dolenec, Ph.D. logo UL

  • Coordinator of Research and education work group
  • Assistant, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, University of Ljubljana
  • Research Interests: detectors for positron emission tomograpy
Simona Gaberscek

Assoc. Prof. Simona Gaberšček, M.D., Ph.D. logo UL logo UL

  • Research and education work group
  • Internal and nuclear medicine specialist, Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Medical Centre Ljubljana
  • Assoc. Prof., Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana
Urban Simoncic

Urban Simončič, Ph.D. logo UL logo IJS

  • Coordinator of Research group at “Jožef Stefan” Institute, Research and education work group
  • Assistant, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Researcher at “Jožef Stefan” Institute, Department of Nuclear Physics
  • Research Interests: kinetic analysis of PET and DCE MRI images

Associate Members

Boris Majaron

Assoc. Prof. Boris Majaron, Ph.D. logo IJS

  • Researcher at “Jožef Stefan” Institute, Department of Complex Matter
  • Research Interests: laser methods in medicine
Igor Sersa

Assoc. Prof. Igor Serša, Ph.D. logo IJS

  • Researcher at “Jožef Stefan” Institute, Department of Condensed Matter
  • Leader of Laboratory for MRI researchers
Peter Krizan

Prof. Peter Križan, Ph.D. logo ULlogo IJSlogo KEK

  • Coordinator of Medical physics study programme on Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • Researcher at “Jožef Stefan” Institute, Department of Experimental Particle Physics, leader of Bell II experiment, Tsukuba, Japan (2009-2013), technical coordinator (since 2015)
  • Research Interests: experimental particle physics, development of detection methods
Primoz Strojan

Prof. Primož Strojan, M.D., Ph.D. logo OIlogo UL

  • Coordinator of Research group at Institute of Oncology
  • Radiotherapy and oncology specialist, Institute of Oncology, Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana
  • Research Interests: head and neck oncology
Vojko Jazbinsek

Asst. Prof. Vojko Jazbinšek, Ph.D. logo ULlogo IMFM

  • Researcher at Mathematics, Physics and Mechanics Institute, Department of Physics, University of Ljubljana
  • Laboratory for biomagnetism
  • Research Interests: regulation techniques of electrocardiographic imaging, non-invasive measurement of arterial blood pressure
profil Pablo

Pablo, Ph.D. logo UL

  • Software and hardware work group
  • Graphic node
  • Research Interests: advanced computations in medical physics and parallel computing
profil Merlin

Merlin, Ph.D. logo UL

  • Software and hardware work group
  • LabKey specialist
  • Research Interests: advanced computations in medical physics and parallel computing

Students

Andraz

Andraž Koritnik, B.Sc. Medicinska fizika logo UL

  • Student of medical physics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • Research Interests: Analysis of PET images
Gasper

Gašper Razdevšek, B.Sc. Medicinska fizika logo UL

  • Student of medical physics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • Research Interests: Proton Therapy
Jaka

Jaka Olenik Medicinska fizika logo UL

  • Student of Techniques of Measurement in Physics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • Research Interests: Developing LED illumination for hiperspectral system
LukaM

Luka Medic Medicinska fizika logo UL

  • Student of physics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • Research Interests: Integrating spheres
LukaM

Rok Valenčič Medicinska fizika logo UL

  • Student of physics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • Research Interests: Spectral image analysis with Boltzmann tranport equation