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Jaka Gašper Pečnik

Assistant researcher

Jaka Pečnik is an assistant researcher and a PhD student at the InnoRenew CoE.

He finished his master studies in Wood Science at Biotechnical Faculty in the University of Ljubljana. After graduation he got employed at the Institute Andrej Marušič at the University of Primorska as an assistant researcher in the Department of Technology.

At the InnoRenew CoE he is working mostly in the mechanical laboratory for testing the material properties, specializing on static and dynamical properties of the solid wood, wood-based composites, adhesive bonds and fracture of wood.  Among that he is enrolled in a PhD program at the Faculty of Management of the University of Primorska.

In his free time Jaka enjoys outdoor activities.