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Dr Kowalczyk

 

Dr Kowalczyk

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General Information:

Date of Birth : October 22, 1975
Birtplace : Poniatowa, Poland
Material Status : Married, two children

 

Education and Research Experience:

2015- Senior Lecturer at the School of Engineering and Information Technology, Murdoch University, Perth, Australia

2011-2014 Senior Research Fellow at the Department of Chemistry, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia

2007-2010 Research Fellow at the Applied Physics, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia

2007 Postdoctoral Fellow at the Faculty of Chemical Engineering, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

2005-2006 Assistant Professor at the Department III "Soft Condensed Matter", Institute of Physical Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

2004-2005 Postdoctoral Fellow at the Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science (Kaneko's Laboratory), Chiba University, Chiba, Japan

2003-2004 Ph.D. studies in the Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science and Technology (Kaneko's Laboratory), Chiba University, Chiba, Japan Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry, Thesis: Theoretical Evaluation of Surface Nanostructures with Gas Adsorption

2003- Researcher in the Department of Chemistry (Lasia's Laboratory), Sherbrooke University, Sherbrooke, Canada

2000-2001 Postgraduate Computer Science Study - "Software Engineering", Department of Mathematics and Informatics, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland

1999-2001 Research Associate in Military Institute of Chemistry and Radiometry, Warsaw, Poland

1994-1999 M.Sc. in Chemistry at the Department of Chemistry, Military University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland M.Sc. Thesis: Investigation of Solids Surfaces By Inverse Gas Chromatography

 

Fellowships/Awards:

2013- The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), Invitation Fellowship

2011- Australian Academy of Science, Scientific Visits to Japan Fellowship

2010- Curtin University, Senior Research Fellow

2007- RMIT University, Research Fellow

2006- University of Queensland, Postdoctoral Research Fellow

2006- Irish Research Council for Science, Engineering and Technology, Postdoctoral Research Fellow

 

Collaboration and Experience:

2013- Visiting researcher, Tom Miller Group, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, USA (three weeks)

2012- Visiting researcher, Faculty of Chemistry, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Torun, Poland (three days)

2012- Visiting researcher, Institute of Physical Chemistry, DEMOKRITOS National Center for Scientific Research, Greece (seven days)

2012- Visiting researcher, Department of Chemical and Process Engineering, Rzeszow University of Technology , Poland (seven days)

2011- Visiting researcher, Institute of Carbon Science and Technology, Shinshu University , Japan (twelve days)

2010- Visiting researcher, Institute of Carbon Science and Technology, Shinshu University , Japan (three days)

2010- Visiting researcher, Nanomolecular Chemistry Group and Nanomaterial Chemistry Group, Chiba University, Japan (three days)

2009- Visiting researcher, Institute of Physical Chemistry, Warsaw, Poland (two weeks)

2008- Visiting researcher, School of Chemistry, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel (one week)

2007- Visiting researcher, Facultat de Fsica, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain (one week)

2004- Visiting researcher, Faculty of Chemistry, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Torun, Poland (two weeks)

2003- Visiting researcher, Département de Chimie, Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Canada (one month)

 

Research Grants:

2013-2014 Principal investigator in project: Quantum molecular dynamics designing of highly selective nanopores for H2-D2 mixtures, by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) (Canberra, Australia)

2011-2014 Principal investigator in project: Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Multi- Component Greenhouse Gas Mixtures in Nanoconfinement, by Curtin University (Perth, Australia)

2011-2012 Principal investigator in project: Design of optimum carbon nanocapsules for methane hydrates with experimentally-supported molecular modelling technique, by Australian Academy of Science (scientific visits to Japan 2011-12 grants), (Canberra, Australia)

2008-2010 Co-investigator in project: Biopolymer Interactions with Mineral Surfaces, funded by BHP Billiton (Melbourne, Australia)

2007-2010 Principal investigator in project: Supercritical gas storage using nanoporous Materials, funded by the University of Queensland (Brisbane, Australia)

2004-2005 Co-investigator in project: Evaluation of hydrogen storage and hydrogen storage mechanism, funded by New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (Chiba, Japan)

1999-2003 Co-investigator in project: Production of activated carbons from pitch stones, funded by MASKPOL S.A. (Konieczki, Poland) and Committee for Scientific Research (Warsaw, Poland)

1999-2003 Co-investigator in project: Production of activated carbon fibres from viscous precursors, funded by Central Mining Institute (Katowice, Poland) and Committee for Scientific Research (Warsaw, Poland)

 

Invited Lectures at Universities:

Greece: National Technical University of Athens (Department of Materials Science and Engineering)

Japan: Shinshu University (Institute of Carbon Science &Technology), Chiba University (Nanomolecular Chemistry Group & Nanomaterial Chemistry Group)

Israel: Tel Aviv University (School of Chemistry, Sackler Faculty)

Poland: Nicolaus Copernicus University (Faculty of Chemistry), Institute of Physical Chemistry of Polish Academy of Sciences, Maria Curie-Sklodowska University (Faculty of Chemistry), Rzeszow University of Technology (Department of Chemical and Process Engineering)

Australia: RMIT University (Applied Sciences), The University of Melbourne (ARC Centre of Excellence for Mathematics and Statistics of Complex Systems)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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