K3-en / PavlinacRight




Department of Physical and Organic Chemistry
"Jožef Stefan" Institute
Jamova 39, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia


+386 1 4773 426


+386 1 4773 822


jasminka.pavlinac at ijs.si


  • B. Sc. in chemistry, 2004 - Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology, University of Ljubljana.

  • PhD in chemistry, 2009 - Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology, University of Ljubljana.

Scientific and professional carrier

  • 2004 – Junior researcher at "Jožef Stefan" Institute.

  • Sep2006-Dec2006 – Visiting PhD student at Kent State University, Kent, OH, USA; Ad-futura fellowship.

  • Aug2007-Dec2007 – Visiting PhD student at Green Chemistry Centre of Excellence, University of York, York, UK; Ad-futura fellowship.

Scientific interest

  • Development of environmentally friendlier methods for halogenation and oxidation of organic compounds.

  • Solvent-free conditions and alternative reaction media (water, ionic liquids) for introduction of iodine into organic compounds.

  • An investigation of amino acids as corrosion inhibitors of copper.


  • 1996-1998 – 2 Gold Pregl's Awards and Silver Pregl's Award for 1st place on the National Competition of Chemistry for High school students.

  • 1999 – Participation on 31st International Chemistry Olimpiad, Bangkok, Thailand.

  • 2004 – Prešern Award for "Halogenation of some biomimetic model molecules from the group of methoxy substituted benzenes" granted by University of Ljubljana, Faculty for Chemistry and Chemical Technology.

Personal bibliograhy

  • Personal bibliography can be obtained from Cobiss.si; click here and wait a bit.