Dr Jelena Vesić

Professional Scientific AssociateE-mail:

Dr. Vesić earned her PhD in Physics at the University of Ljubljana in 2013 and since 2019 she is a research staff member at the Department of Low and Medium Energy Physics, Jožef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia. From 2015 to 2019 she was postdoctoral fellow at GSI, Darmstadt, Germany. Her scientific interest focuses on experimental nuclear structure physics, nuclear astrophysics and nuclear instrumentation.


  • Physics  graduate (Faculty of Physics, University of Belgrade, 2010)
  • PhD in Physics  (Faculty of Mathematics  and Physics, University of Ljubljana, 2013)


  • Young researcher at JSI, 2010-2013
  • Postdoctoral researcher at GSI, Germany 2015-2019
  • Postdoctoral researcher at JSI,  2014 - 2021
  • Professional Scientific Associate at JSI, 2021 -

Field of work

  • nuclear structure
  • nuclear astrophysics
  • radioactive beam facilities

Other projects


  • (2019 - ) I0-0005  JSI Infastructure programme
  • (2010- ) P1-0102  Structure of hadronic systems
  • (2014-2015) PR-05642 Electron screening in metals