Janez Križaj

assistant Janez Križaj, PhD
postdoctoral researcher

Laboratory for Machine Intelligence (LMI)
Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana
Tržaška cesta 25
Si-1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia

Tel.: +386 1 4768 839
Fax.: +386 1 4768 316
E-mail: janez(dot)krizaj(at)fe(dot)uni-lj(dot)si


BSc degree (2009) – University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Slovenia
PhD degree (2013) –  University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Slovenia

Research interests

  • computer vision
  • biometrics
  • face recognition
  • artificial intelligence
  • deep learning


  • International Association of Pattern Recognition – IAPR
  • Slovenian Pattern Recognition Society – SPRS


Janez Križaj received his B.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering at the University of Ljubljana in 2009 and 2013, respectively. He currently works as a teaching assistant at the Laboratory for Machine Intelligence at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the University in Ljubljana. In recent years, he was a member of several nationally and EU-funded projects. He is the author or co-author of numerous scientific papers published in various scientific journals and at leading international conferences such as the IEEE IJCB, IEEE AFGR and others. He is a member of the Slovenian Pattern Recognition Society and a member of the International Pattern Recognition Association (IAPR). His research interest include pattern recognition, machine learning and biometrics.