Members

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
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, Ph.D. logo OI

  • Member of Research group
  • Institute of Oncology
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
Eva Rebec

Eva Rebec, M.Sc. Medicinska fizika logo UL

  • Young researcher at Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • Research Interests: differential diagnosis of Parkinsonism
Gasper

Gašper Razdevšek, mag. med. fiz.Medicinska fizika logo UL

  • Young researcher, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • Research interests: time-of-flight PET, image reconstruction algorithms in PET
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

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

  • Member of Research group
  • Neurology specialist, Division of Neurology, University Medical Centre Ljubljana
  • Research Interests: metabolic brain patterns of neurodegenerative brain diseases and continuous treatment of Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders (deep brain stimulation and parenteral treatments for Parkinson’s disease)
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
Matej Perovnik

Matej Perovnik, M.D. UKC

  • Member of Research group
  • Young researcher, Division of Neurology, University Medical Centre Ljubljana
  • Research interests: metabolic brain network analysis, diagnosis of dementias
Matija Milanic

Asst. Prof. 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

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, Ph.D.   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

Asst. Prof. 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
Zan Klanecek

Žan Klaneček, M.Sc. Medicinska fizika logo UL

  • Young researcher at Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • Research Interests: DORA

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
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
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 Ferjancic

Peter Ferjančič, B.Sc. logo ULlogo UW

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

Taja LožarMedicinska fizika logo UL

  • Medical student, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana
  • Research Interests: oncology, tumour biology, epidemiology and cancer prevention
Tomaz_Rus

Tomaž Rus, M.D.Medicinska fizika logo UL Medicinska fizika logo UL

  • Neurology Resident, Division of Neurology, University Medical Centre Ljubljana; PhD student of neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana
  • Research Interests: metabolic brain network analysis, advanced analysis of metabolic images, neurodegenerative research
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

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
Jan

Jan Štefanič Medicinska fizika logo UL

  • Student of medical physics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • Research Interests: DORA
LukaP

Luka Premoša Medicinska fizika logo UL

  • Student of medical physics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • Research Interests: DORA
Ivana

Ivana Marinovič Medicinska fizika logo UL

  • Student of medical physics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • Research Interests: Biomedical optics
LukaM

Rok Valenčič Medicinska fizika logo UL

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