International Relations

Contact persons


- International projects: Prof Zdravko Lenac

- Coordinator for international collaboration of Department of Physics: Prof Dijana Dominis Prester

- ERASMUS coordinator of Department of Physics: Dr Marin Karuza

- Ofice for international collaboration of University of Rijeka: Iva Tijan


Membership in international scientific collaborations


Department of Physics at University of Rijeka is involved in several scientific collaborations. Members of the Department participate in work together with colleagues from abroad. Through these memberships, University of Rijeka is also a part owner of experimental equipment situated at various locations in the world for purposes of experimental work.



International projects

  • Dijana Dominis Prester (principal investigator), Tomislav Terzić (collaborator): Hunt for the time delay in VHE gamma from AGN (DAAD bilateral project with Germany), 2010

  • Željka Bošnjak (principal investigator): Probing interstellar medium dust using gamma ray burst haloes (Hubert Curien Partnership), 2016



Collaboration with individual institutions, scientists or groups

  • U. Munari, INAF Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova, Asiago, Italy, Simbiotic stars on Asiago archive plates (R. Jurdana-Šepić)

  • H. Wohl, Kiepenheuer Institut für Sonnenphysik, Freiburg, Germany, Molecular spectral lines of sunspot umbrae (R. Jurdana-Šepić)

  • INFN, Italy, projects BARB-LT and HUMOR (M. Karuza)
  • University of Camerino, projects MINOS and FP7-People-ITN Cavity Optomechanics (M. Karuza)

  • Evgeni H. Semkov, Institute of Astronomy and National Astronomical Observatory, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria, pre-main sequence objects (R. Jurdana-Šepić and I. Poljančić Beljan)

  • SISSA, Trieste, Italy (P. Dominis Prester)
  • CEA, Saclay, France (Ž. Bošnjak)