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Prof. Dr. Nataša Novak Tušar


Full Professor, University of Nova Gorica, 2018

Assoc. Prof. Chemistry, University of Nova Gorica, 2012

Assist. Prof. Chemistry, University of Nova Gorica, 2007

PhD. Chemistry, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2000


Twentyfive years of experience in research, working on world-wide basis in different environments – industry, research institute, university. 

Since 2022 Head of the Laboratory for catalysts, Department of Inorganic Chemistry and Technology, National Institute of Chemistry, Ljubljana, Slovenia.

Research interests on the design and development of porous catalysts/photocatalysts in heterogeneous catalysis for environmental and energy technologies. A special focus of research on air purification – principal investigator of ARRS research programme: P1-0418 Chemistry of catalysts for clean air

EU research grant: Marie Curie Individual Fellowship

Director of doctoral program Materials at Graduate School and teaching in School of Engineering and Management at the University of Nova Gorica, Slovenia.

Coordinator of Pregl Colloquium at National Insitute of Chemistry.

Member of the Board of Directors of ENMIX (European Nanoporous Materials Institute of Excellence) and of the Management Board of EFCATS (European Federation of Catalysis Societies).

Member of the editorial boards of the journals Catalysis communications and Frontiers in chemistry.

Organizing conferences:

The 2020 Summer School of the European Federation of Catalysis Societies (EFCATS) entitled “ENGINEERING MATERIALS FOR CATALYSIS”, Portorož-Portoroze, Slovenia, 15-19 September 2020 (Photo Gallery).

International conferences New Photocatalytic Materials for Environment, Energy (NMP-6) and Photocatalytic and Advanced Oxidation Technologies for the Treatment of Water, Air, Soil and Surfaces (PAOT-7), National Institute of Chemistry, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 4-6 April 2022. (Photo galery)

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e-mail: natasa.novak.tusar(at)


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