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In February, we launched Meet Our Team Series, where we introduced you to our team members, tell you about their scientific passions and what they are specialized in science.  We broadcast 16 episodes, presenting the team leader - Prof. Joanna Ortyl, our PhD students and undergraduates. We are pleased with the positive response to our Series and we hope that it will be an "initiator" to numerou...
This is Our lase epidode of Meet Our Team Series - Students Edition! We hope that you will find interesting information and that our series will result in numerous scientific collaborations! Episode 16 In today's episode we present Our Student - Jakub Szymański. He is a second-year student of Biotechnology at Cracow University of Technology. Since beginning of 2022 he is an active member of Ph...
After short Holidays we are back with the Meet Our Team Series - Students Edition! We hope that you will find interesting information and that our series will result in numerous scientific collaborations! Episode 15 In today's episode we present Our Student - Bartosz Oksiuta. He studies biotechnology with a specialization in industry and environmental protection. He is a member of a research g...
The 15th anniversary INTARG® 2022 International Trade Fair for Inventions and Innovations will be held from 11 to 12 May. The fair will be held in the Katowice Spodek / International Congress Centre with simultaneous live broadcast via www.intarg.pl of the most important events accompanying the Fair (including the inauguration of the Fair, panel discussions, the gala announcing the results). &n...
Today we present a new episode of Meet Our Team Series - Students Edition! We hope that you will find interesting information and that our series will result in numerous scientific collaborations! Episode 14 In today's episode we present Our Student - Paweł Jamróz. His research includes monitoring the course of photopolymerization during 3D printing. using fluorescent probes, creating novel li...
We have a  new episode of Meet Our Team Series - Students Edition! We hope that you will find interesting information and that our series will result in numerous scientific collaborations! Episode 13 In today's episode we present Our Student - Paweł Stalmach. In his research work he is engaged in electrochemical and spectroscopic studies of compounds used for photoinitiating systems applied in...
Our PhD student Patryk Szymaszek is currently doing a research internship within PROM program at the Institute of Physiology (IPHYS) of the Czech Academy of Sciences (CAS) under the supervision of Prof. Lucie Bačáková. The topic of the internship is to study the influence of developed fluorescent sensors on cell growth, differentiation and viability. The Institute of Physiology (IPHYS) of the C...
We are back with Meet Our Team Series - Students Edition! We hope that you will find interesting information and that our series will result in numerous scientific collaborations! Episode 11 In today's episode we present Our Student - Katarzyna Starzak. She is a Biotechnology engineer and a student of Chemical Technology with specialization in Polymer Technology at Tadeusz Kościuszko Cracow Un...
As part of the program "Student Societies Create Innovations", the Scientific Society of Applied Photochemistry led by Prof. Joanna Ortyl (active in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Technology at the Cracow University of Technology) received funding for "Creation of a prototype 3D-Vis bioprinter for fluorescence monitoring of obtained printouts". 🔥🔥 The aim of the project is to develo...
We would like to thank all EXPO participants for such a great interest in our stand and we look forward to productive cooperation in the future 😊😊 We encourage you to check out a photoreport from this event.
Prof. Joanna Ortyl's company - Photo4Chem is a participant of FOTC Academy - Mentoring Program for start-ups, organized by FOTC company - an official Google Cloud partner. The course is co-created by 15 mentors in 4 fields (technology, business, marketing and financing), including: Krzysztof Zalasa (Google), Grzegorz Bratek (Export Training) or Artur Kurasinski (Revolver). Mentors share their k...
‼️🔥 Great news to end the week‼️🌟 We are extremely pleased to announce that 4️⃣ students of the research team led by Prof. Joanna Ortyl have been awarded the Minister of Science and Higher Education Scholarship for outstanding achievements in Science🤩💪🏻 We sincerely congratulate our students: ❌Dominika Krok ❌Katarzyna Starzak ❌Paweł Niezgoda ❌Paweł Stalmach It is worth mentioning that our award...
We are back with Meet Our Team Series! During the last 10 episodes we have presented you the profiles of the team leader - Professor Joanna Ortyl, and information about our PhD students. Now it's time to present our students, so many of whom work in our research team! We hope that you will find interesting information and that our series will result in numerous scientific collaborations! Episod...
Yesterday was the Virtual open day at the Cracow University of Technology! Our team members also actively participate in the event: ☑️Maciek Pilch , who has been recording chemical experiments with students and showing the work in the chemistry lab at the Department of Chemical Engineering and Technology at the Cracow University of Technology; Maciek will also participate in the live panel: "Th...
This Friday we release the 10th episode of Meet Our Team Series! We hope that you will find interesting information and that our series will result in numerous scientific collaborations! Episode 10 In today's episode we present Our PhD Student - Magdalena Jankowska. Her research work involves the study of initiator systems dedicated to photo-curable resins, which are used in 3D printing in SLA...
We are back with Meet Our Team Series! We hope that you will find interesting information and that our series will result in numerous scientific collaborations! Episode 9 In today's episode we present Our PhD Student - Patryk Szymaszek. His research is based on organic chemistry, small molecule photochemistry and cell biology and correlated with practical application. He is also the leader of a...
We are very pleased to inform that Joanna Ortyl, Prof. PhD., Dsc., is a member of OPTICA (formely OSA) - the leading global forum for light science and technology.
Friday with Meet Our Team Series! We hope that you will find interesting information and that our series will result in numerous scientific collaborations! Episode 8 In today's episode we present Our PhD Student - Andrzej Świeży. He performs his doctoral dissertation in the "implementation doctorate" program, which aims to connect industry with science, thanks to which the discovered innovation...
I have just completed internship at the University of Genoa, Department of Civil, Chemical and Environmental Engineering in the team of Professor Giuseppe Piccardo as part of the PROM  program – „International scholarship exchange for doctoral students and academic personel”. During the internship, I had opportunity to learn about the measurement techniques used by professor Piccardo's team and...
As we do every Tuesday, we fire off another episode of Meet Our Team Series! We hope that you will find interesting information and that our series will result in numerous scientific collaborations! Episode 7 In today's episode we present Our PhD Student - Filip Petko. He is focused on development of new photoactive organic systems, especially design and synthesis of new organic molecules which...