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


 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

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


J. Jankovic, S. Zhang, A. Putz, M. S. Saha, D. Susac, Multi-scale imaging and transport modeling for fuel cell electrodes, (invited) submitted to Journal of Materials Research, (2018), JMR 2018-0613.

 S. Chan, J. Jankovic, D. Susac, M. S. Saha, M. Tam, H. Yang, F. Ko, Electrospun carbon nanofibers for PEM fuel cells: Fabrication and optimization, J. Mater. Sci. 53:11633–11647. (2018).

S. Chan, J. Jankovic, D. Susac, M. S. Saha, M. Tam, H. Yang, F. Ko, Electrospun carbon nanofiber catalyst layers for polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells: structure and performance, Journal of Power Sources, 392, 239-250 (2018).

A. Kneer, J. Jankovic, D. Susac, A. Putz, N. Wagner, M. Sabharwal, M. Secanell, Correlation of Changes in Electrochemical and Structural Parameters due to Voltage Cycling Induced Degradation in PEM Fuel Cells, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 165 (6) F3241-F3250 (2018).

Sabharwal, A. M. V. Putz, D. Susac, J. Jankovic, and M. Secanell, Improving FIB-SEM reconstructions by using epoxy resin embedding, 232nd ECS Meeting Transactions (2017).

G. A. Melo, A. P. Hitchcock, V. Berejnov, J. Jankovic, J. Stumper, D. Susac, Quantitative mapping of PFSA ionomer in catalyst layers by electron and X-ray spectromicroscopy, 232nd ECS Meeting Transactions (2017).

Sabharwal, L. M. Pant, A. Putz, D. Susac, J. Jankovic, M. Secanell, Analysis of catalyst layer microstructures: From imaging to performance, Fuel Cells 16 (2016) 734-753.