Ines Krajcar Bronić

Ines Krajcar Bronić

dr.sc.

senior scientist, tenure position
Head of the Laboratory
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Radiocarbon and Tritium Laboratory
Department of Experimental Physics
Bijenička 54
10000 Zagreb
Croatia

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Education

1993, UniversityofZagreb and Ruđer Bošković Institute

Ph.D. in physics

1987, Postgraduate studies in natural sciences, Faculty of Natural Sciences, University of Zagreb

M.Sc. in physics

1981, Faculty of Natural Sciences, University of Zagreb

B.Sc in physics

Projects

  • Bilateral Croatian-Slovene project "Determination of oxygen and hydrogem isotope composition in precipitation", 2001-2003, principal investigator
  • Bilateral Croatian-Slovene project "Isotope composition of CO2 as indicator of atmospheric pollution", 2004-2005, principal investigator
  • EU FP6 INCO-CT-2006-043584 AMS-14C "Preparation of carbon samples for 14C dating by the AMS technique", 2007 – 2008 (153 860 EUR), project co-ordinator
  • Bilateral Croatian-Slovene project "Isotope composition of precipitation over Croatia and Slovenia", 2009 – 2010, principal investigator
  • Bilateral Croatian-Serbian project" 14C i 137Cs in sediments - comparison of methods and application to recent sediments", 2011 – 2012, co-operation between Ruđer Bošković Institute and University of Novi Sad, principal investigator
  • Project no. 1623, Croatian Science Foundation, Reconstruction of the Quaternary environment in Croatia using isotope methods, 2014-2018; since 2017 principal investigator

Awards and Achievements

  • 1989 – 1995 "special consultant" on the IAEA Co-ordinate Research Programme (CRP) "Atomic and Molecular Data for Radiotherapy"
  • 1.12.1995. – 31.7.1997, and March-April 1999,: Alexander-von-Humboldt (AvH) Research Fellowship na Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Braunschweig, Germany;
  • 1.10.1997. - 30.11.1997. JSPS (Japanese Society for Promotion of Science) Invitation Research Fellowship, Waseda University, Tokyo (Prof. T. Doke) and  Yamaguchi University, Ube (Prof. M. Kimura)·       
  • member of the ICRU (International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements) Report Committee "Elastic scattering of electrons and positrons", 2000 – 2007. Published as ICRU Report 77.         
  • member of the ICRU Report Committee on “Key Data for Measurement Standards in the Dosimetry of Ionizing Radiation" 2007 – 2016. Published as ICRU Report 90.

Membership in professional associations / societies

Croatian Physical Society

Croatian Radiation Protection Association CRPA, since 2013 the president

International Radiation Protection Association

International Radiation Physics Society, since 2012 the Vice-president for Central and Eastern Europe

European Society for Isotope Research, ESIR, secretary 2013 - 2015

Miscellaneous

Organization of scientific meetings

  1. Round-table discussion on HT/HTO monitoring, Zagreb, September 1990 (member of the Organizing Committee)
  2. Training course on the use of isotopes in hydrogeological studies, CRAD, Udine, Italy, may 1994 (organizer and lecturer)
  3. IRPA Regional Congress on Radiation Protection in Central Europe, Radiation Protection and Health, Dubrovnik, 20-25 May, 2001 – member of the Organizing Committee responsible for exhibition, editor of the Book of abstracts and Proceedings
  4. 5th Symposium of the Croatian Radiation Protection Association, Stubičke Toplice, 9.-11.4.2003., head of the Scientific Committee and editor of the Proceedings
  5. 6th Symposium of the Croatian Radiation Protection Association, Stubičke Toplice, April 2005, member of the Scientific Committee
  6. 22th Young Physicists Summer Scholl, 2006. member of the Organizing Committee
  7. 23th Young Physicists Summer Scholl, 2007. member of the Organizing Committee and lecturer
  8. 7th Symposium of the Croatian Radiation Protection Association, Opatija, May 2008, member of the Scientific Committee and editor of the Proceedings
  9. IAEA Training Course on Dating Techniques in Arhaeometry, Zagreb, May 2008, The Course Director, editor of the Collection of lectures
  10. Workshop AMS-14C, final workshop of the EU FP6 project AMS-14C, organizer, lecturer and editor of the Collection of lectures
  11. 8th Symposium of the Croatian Radiation Protection Association, Krk, April 2011, member of the Scientific Committee and editor of the Proceedings
  12. 9th Symposium of the Croatian Radiation Protection Association, Krk, April 2013, member of the Scientific Committee and editor of the Proceedings
  13. IAEA Regional Training Course on Dating of Cultural Heritage Artefacts using Nuclear Analytical Techniques, C7-RER-0.034-003, Zagreb, May 2013, The Course Director, lecturer, editor of the Collection of lectures
  14. ESIR2015 - The XIII International Workshop of the European Society for Isotope Research, Zadar, September 2015, member of the Organizing Committee and Advisory Board, editor of the Book of abstracts

Co-operation with various institutions

  • Jožef Stefan Institut, Ljubljana, Slovenija, 1984: measurement techniques for stable isotopes 2H, 18O, 13C, interpretation of results and applications (Dr. J. Pezdič)
  • Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Il, SAD; 1-month visits in 1990, 1991, and 1994. godine (scientific work with Dr. M. Inokuti, Dr. M. Kimura, interation of electrons with gases)
  • Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB), Braunschweig, Germany, 1-month visits in 1990, 1991, 1992, 3 months in 1993. godine (Dr. B. Grosswendt, interaction of radiation with gases and gas mixtures, operation of a proportional counter)
  • Physikalishes Institut, (Prof. H.H. Loosli), University of Bern, Bern, Switzerlans, May 1994, help in establishing sample preparation systems for 14C dating of carbonates
  • 8.4.-19.4.2002. Scientific visit, Radiocarbon Dating Laboratory – RCD Lockinge, East Lockinge, Wantage, Oxon, UK (Dr. R. Ottlet)
  • AMS 14C laboratory Kiel, (Leibniz-Labor fuer Altersbestimmung und Isotopenforschung, Christian-Albrechts Universitaet zu Kiel), May 2005 – AvH fellowship, AMS 14C dating - sample preparation amd measurement,
  • Scottish Universities Environmental Research Center (SUERC) East Kilbride, University of Glasgow, March 2007 - AMS 14C dating

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