dr. saša novak


patents & innovations


ISO-FOOD - Era Chair for Isotope Techniques in Food Quality, Safety and Traceability
FP7-REGPOT (2014-2019)
S. Novak (coordinator: M.Horvat, Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia

EUROfusion / HHFM:  WC and SiC reinforced tungsten
Horizon 2020 (2014-)
S. Novak (coordinator: M. Rieth, KIT, Karlsruhe)

NAMABIO: From nano to macro biomaterials (design, processing, characterization, modeling) and applications to stem cells regenerative orthopedic and dental medicine
MPNS Action COST MP1005 (2011-2015)
S. Novak (coordinator: F. Rusticelli, Uni. Marche, Italy)

BioTiNet: Academic Industrial Initial Training Neetwork on Innovative Biocompatible Ti-based Structures for Orthopaedics
http://www.biotinet.eu/ (2011-2015)
Marie Curie Initial Training Network (ITN)

S. Kobe / S. Novak (coordinator: Prof. Jürgen Eckert, IFW Dresden)

Fusion EXPO
Support Action (2008-2014)
M. Lenosek / T. Skobe, S. Novak, I. Jencic

Development of ceramic-matrix composites for structural fusion application
FP7 - Euratom / Fusion (2010-2012)
S. Novak

Development of fusion relevant ceramic matrix composites
Bilateral Slovenia-UK (2008)
S. Novak / A.R. Boccaccini (Imperial College, London)








Development of ceramic matrix composite for advanced nuclear applications, with an SiC continuous fiber reinforcement and a nanostructured carbide matrix, processed by the electrophoretic infiltration
Bilateral IJS, Slovenia - CEA (Commissariat à l'Energie atomique); France, 2008
S. Novak / J. Canel


MEDDELCOAT: Multifunctional bioresorbable biocompatible coatings with biofilm inhibition and optimal implant fixation
FP6, IP, 2006 – 2010
S. Novak (Coordinator: Dr. J. Vleugels, KUL, Leuven, Belgium)

Gas impermeable coating for SiCf/SiC (SiCoat)
FP7 - Euratom / Fusion (2008-2009)
Contract of aassociation  EURATOM-MHEST: FU06-CT-2004-00083-UT1
S. Novak, G. Dražić

Novel processing of SiCf/SiC by slip infiltration of SiC fibre preform (SiC-VSI)
FP7 - Euratom / Fusion (2008-2009 )
Contract of association EURATOM-MHEST: FU06-CT-2004-00083-UT2
G. Dražić, S. Novak

A development of low-activation material for the first wall of future fusion reactor
National fundamental: J2-7506-0106 (2005-2008)
S. Novak


KMM: Knowledge-based multicomponent materials for durable and safe performance (ERN partner)
FP6, NoE
S. Novak (Coordinator: Prof. W. Nowacki, Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, Warsaw, Poland

BIOGRAD: Increasing the Performance of Total Hip Replacement Prostheses through Functionally Graded Material Innovation and Design
FP5 - GROWTH (2002-2005): G5RD-CT-2000-00354 => CORDIS
S. Novak (Coordinator: Prof. Dr. O. Van Der Biest, KUL, Leuven)

Improved ceramic processing through tailoring the surface characteristics of nano- and micron-sized powders
Bilateral Slovenia - Portugal (2004-2006)
S. Novak / J.M.F. Ferreira (University of Aveiro, Aveiro)
Gas impermeable coating for SiCf/SiC (SiCoat)
FP6 - Euratom / Fusion (2004- )
Fusion association contract EURATOM-MHEST: FU06-CT-2004-00083-UT1
S. Novak / G. Dražić

Novel processing of SiCf/SiC by slip infiltration of SiC fibre preform (SiC-VSI)
FP6 - Euratom / Fusion (2004- )
Fusion associatact EURATOM-MHEST: FU06-CT-2004-00083-UT2
G. Dražić / S. Novak

Advanced Technical Ceramics Based on Alumina for Tribological and Electrical Applications; Injection Molding; Powder hydrophobisation; Ceramic Non-aqueous Suspensions; Rheology  
Industrial R&D for AET
Tolmin, d.o.o. (1991=>)
S. Novak
        2003 State (Zois) award for technological achievements
Chemically and physically assisted wear and machining of ceramics
J2-0740 (1998-2001)
S. Novak