Gregor Kramberger

Education and employment

  • Obtained PhD from University of Ljubljana in 2001 (“Signal formation in irradiated silicon detectors”)
  • Research fellow at DESY 2001-2003
  • 2004 – employed as senior researcher at the Jožef Stefan Institute in Ljubljan
  • 2020 – promoted to Senior Research Councillor (equivalent in research to full professor at University)

Research field:

  • ATLAS experiment (1995-)
    • SCT – sensor development and construction
    • Radiation Monitor of ATLAS experiment – leading role in design and construction
    • HGTD  - sensor  development, performance and construction
  • ZEUS experiment at HERA II (2001-2007)
    • MVD performance & reconstruction
    • Radiation Monitor (2001-2007)
  • R&D collaborations: RD39, RD42, RD48 and RD50 (1999-2023)
  • Dosimetry and medical applications  (MOS-FET dosimeters, p-CT, Compton camera, brachytherapy)

Appointments and coordination experience

  • RD50 – convener of Pad Detector Characterization (PDC 2005-2010)
  • RD50 – convener of Full Detector System (2010-2023)
  • RD50 – collaboration Board Chair (2012-2023)
  • ATLAS HGTD  – sensor coordinator (2020->)
  • Project coordination (PI in several national and JSI PI in several EC projects)

Transfer of knowledge – one of the founders of Particulars d.o.o. , JSI spin-out company (2013)

Collaboration Board Chair

Giulio Pellegrini

Education and employment

  • Physics from University of Napoli (IT) 1999
  • PhD in from the University of Glasgow (UK) 2003
  • 2004- employed at the IFAE institute in Barcelona Spain
  • 2005 employed as senior researcher at the IMB_CNM-CSIC in Barcelona, Spain.
  • ORCID: 0000-0002-1606-3546


Research field:

  • Atlas experiment- Design and fabrication of double-sided 3D detectors for the IBL
  • Inventor of the LGAD (Low Gain Avalanche Detectors) technology for timing detectors.
  • RD50- Radiation hard detectors
  • Sensors for plasma diagnostic in fusion reactors (SiC, 3Dthin, Graphene)
  • Dosimetry and medical applications (SiC, micro dosimeters)
  • Sensors for nuclear experiments.
  • Beam and position monitors for synchrotron applications.


Appointments and coordination experience

  • Coordinator of the European project For2ensic GA No. 101075672.
  • Convenor of the Detector Roadmap panel in solid state detectors (TF3)
  • DRD3 Coordinator of the proposal team to form the new collaboration.
  • RD50 convener of the research line: “New Detector Structures”
  • Head of the Radiation detector group at IMB-CNM-CSIC

Transfer of knowledge – one of the founders of the company Alibava Systems in 2011


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