Jasna Jankovic

Jasna JankovicJasna Jankovic
Assistant Professor 
Ph.D., University of British Columbia (2011), Canada 

Department of Materials Science & Engineering
97 North Eagleville Road, Unit 3136
Storrs, CT 06269-3136
Office: IMS-011F
Phone: 860.486.6317
Email: jasna.jankovic@uconn.edu
Web: jankovic.engr.uconn.edu


 Research Interest

  • Development and application of advanced imaging and spectroscopy techniques
  • 3D material design and imaging
  • Fuel cells
  • Advanced nanomaterials for clean energy
  • Electrospinning for clean energy applications
  • Templating nature designs for application in clean energy
  • Industrial collaborations

Awards & Honors

2019 Connecticut – Baden-Württemberg Faculty Mobility Program Award 
2019 Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning Mini Grant Award
2019 Scholarship Facilitation Fund 
2019 UConn Mentorship Excellence Award nomination
2017 Technology Demonstration Gate AFCC Recognitions 
2013 AFCC Major Contributor 
2011-2013 Natural Science and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) IRDF 
2007-2009 Natural Science and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) CGS-D
2006 Public Service Award of Excellence (employment equity and diversity)
2006 Outstanding Achievement Award (employment equity and diversity)
2003-2004 Natural Science and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) PGS-A
1994-1996  Petroleum Refinery Pancevo
1990-1995 Republic of Serbia Scholarship for Undergraduate Students


H. Yu, L. Bonville, J. Jankovic, R. Maric, Microscopic insights on the degradation of a PEM water electrolyzer with ultra-low catalyst loading, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 260 (2020) 118194.

A. Poozhikunnath, J. Favata, B. Ahmadi, J. Xiong, L. Bonville, S. Shahbazmohamadi, J. Jankovic, R. Maric, A correlative microscopy-based approach for analyzing microscopic contaminants in carbon black for lithium ion battery applications, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 166 (14), (2019).

M. Bellini, M. Pagliaro, A. Lenarda, P. Fornasiero, M. Marcello, C. Evangelisti, M. Innocenti, Q. Jia, S. Mukerjee,J. Jankovic, L. Wang, J. Varcoe, C. Krishnamurthy, I. Grinberg, E. Davydova, D. Dekel, H. Miller, F. Vizza, Palladium-ceria catalysts with enhanced alkaline hydrogen oxidation activity for anion exchange membrane fuel cells, ACS Appl. Energy Mater. 2 (7), (2019) 4999-5008.

J. Tracey, S. Lin, J. Jankovic, A. Zhu, S. Zhang, Iterative machine learning method for pore-back artifact mitigation in high porosity membrane FIB-SEM image segmentation, accepted manuscript for Microscopy and Microanalysis conference proceedings (2019).  

S. Zhang, A. P. Byrnes, J. Jankovic, J. Neilly, Management, analysis and simulation of micrographs with cloud computing, Microscopy Today 27 (1), (2019).

N. Ge, R. Banerjee, D. Muirhead, J. Lee, H. Liu, P. Shrestha, A.K.C. Wong, J. Jankovic, M. Tam, D. Susac, J. Stumper, A. Bazylak, Membrane dehydration with increasing current density at high inlet gas relative humidity in polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells, Journal of Power Sources, 422 (2019) 163-174.

M. Ahadi, J. Jankovic, M. Tam, B. Zahiri, M. S. Saha, J. Stumper, M. Bahrami, Ex-situ characterization of thermal and electronic conductivities of PEM fuel cell catalyst layers, Fuel Cells 19 (5), (2019) 550–560.