4th Jožef Stefan International Postgraduate
School Students Conference
May 25, 2012
IPS Ljubljana, Slovenia
Let the innovative research
shift our living to a higher level
Do you want to contribute?

The 4th IPSSC Conference has concluded. We would like to thank all attendees for participating in this meeting. We look forward to seeing everyone again in 2013!

Proceedings, author index and gallery are available online:

Best paper awards

This year five awards were given: one for each study programme, one for the best conference paper and one for the best paper from industry. The commission consisted of:

  • prof. dr. Nives ogrinc, ECO professor, commission head
  • prof. dr. Igor Mozetič, ICT professor
  • prof. dr. Gojmir Lahajnar, NANO professor
  • Boštjan Kaluža, student
  • Dejan Petelin, student
The winners of the prestigious "IPSSC best paper award" are:
  • Best conference paper (500 EUR)
    Basic study of relaxors: Materials for high technological devices
    Nikola Novak
    [paper | poster]

  • Best ECO paper (300 EUR)
    Jedkanje PET filmov v poznem porazelektritvenem delu kisikove plazme
    Metod Kolar
    [paper | poster]

  • Best ICT paper (300 EUR)
    Sentiment analysis on tweets in a financial domain
    Jasmina Smailović
    [paper | poster]

  • Best NANO paper (300 EUR)
    Underwater electromagnetic remote sensing
    Uroš Puc
    [paper | poster]

  • Best paper from industry
    Results of in-situ measurements, laboratory experiments on lignite samples and numerical modelling of coal pillar, performing under research projects CoGasOUT and GHG2E
    Jerneja Lazar, Sergej Jamnikar
    [paper 1 | paper 2 | poster]
Congratulations to the winners!

We invite all students to contribute paper and poster on their research for the 4th International Postgraduate School Student Conference, IPSSC'12, which will take place at Jožef Stefan Institute, May 25, 2012.

What is it all about?

The purpose of the conference is to establish contacts between students and enterprises, to make the students aware of the needs and methods of development in the industry and the service sector as well as to offer the representatives of the enterprises information and direct contact with the research and potential candidates.


The conference will be held at the Jožef Stefan Institute main hall.

Time Event Place
9:00 - 10:00 Registration Main hall
10:00 - 10:15 Conference opening Main hall
10:15 - 11:30 Poster session I Main hall
11:30 - 13:15 Panel
led by prof. dr. Aleksandra Kornhauser-Frazer
  • BSH, Anton Ploštajner, project manager
  • DOMEL, dr. Janez Rihtaršič, R&D manager
  • GORENJE, Boštjan Pečnik, R&D manager
  • HYB, mag. Marko Pavlin, project manager
  • SALONIT, dr. Tanja Ljubič Mlakar, ecology manager
Physics seminar room
13:15 - 14:00 Coffee break Main hall
14:00 - 15:00 Poster session II Main hall
15:00 - 15:30 Best poster awards
Conference closing
Main hall
after 16:00 Social gathering Main hall

How can I participate?

You can present your research work to other students, colleagues and representatives from industry with:

  • short paper in A5 format (5 pages of scientific text + 1 page of abstract in non-technical text) and
  • poster in A1 format.
More information about preparing both can be read in the call for papers.

I want to participate!

ALLRIGHT! Confirm your attendance as soon as possible using the following registration form.

More information

More information about the conference can be found in the brochure which was distributed to all IPS students and supervisors.


The conference is supported by:


April 21, 2012:
Record High Submissions

This year IPSSC has received a record high number of submissions (53). We would like to thank all authors for their contributions.

March 30, 2012:
Extended Submission Deadine

Due to several requests we have extended the submission deadline till April 6, 2012. To submit a paper please use the submission form.

December 5, 2011:
Conference Announcement

We proudly announce the 4th IPSSC conference. We invite all interested students to participate in organizing this meeting.

Important dates

The conference:
May 25, 2012

Camera ready papers:
April 26, 2012

Acceptance notification:
April 13, 2012
April 20, 2012

Papers submission:
March 30, 2012
April 6, 2012

Early registration:
December 15, 2011

Organized by

Jožef Stefan
International Postgraduate School


in cooperation with

Center of excellence NAMASTE

Center of excellence on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

Centre of excellence for Integrated Approaches in Chemistry and Biology of Proteins

Past Conferences

2009 1st IPSSC
2010 2nd IPSSC
2011 3rd IPSSC

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