dr. saša novak
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  • born in Slovenia
  • on June 1st, a few months before the first artificial satelite Sputnik was launched

  • Ph.D.: in Chemistry, University of,. Ljubljana,Slovenia, 1996
  • M.Sc.: in Chemistry, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia,1987
  • B.Sc.: in Chemistry, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia,1981


  • Scientific Councillor at J. Stefan Institute, Department for Nanostructured Materials
  • Associate professor at Jožef Stefan International Postgraduated School
  • Member of Slovenian Academic Society of Technical and Natural Sciences (SATENA)
  • Principal assistant to Head of the Slovenian Fusion Association (SFA) Euratom-MHEST for emerging technologies (2005-2012)
  • Public information officer in the Slovenian Fusion Association EURATOM_MHEST (2005-2013)
  • Member of core group in European Technology Platform EuMat
  • Member of executive board of Slovenian Technology Platform for Advanced Materials NaMat

Member of organisation / advisory committee:

  • Science promotion: Science on the Street, 2013-2015
  • 5th Int. Conf. on Electrophoretic Deposition, Austria, 2014
  • 6th Int Conf. on Fusion Reactor Materials, 2013
  • 3rd Int. Conf. on Electrophoretic Deposition, Japan, October 2008
  • Hot Nanot Topics, Portorož, Slovenia, May 2008
  • Women in Nano, Kranjska gora, Slovenia, february 2008
  • Fusion EXPO, Galery TR3, Ljubljana, March 2005
  • Exposition Materialica 2000, Munich, Germany
  • Electroceramics 2000, Conference and exposition, Portorož, 2000