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Smart soccer leg protectors from WUT receive title of Polish Product of the Future

On November 30th, 2016 Polish Agency for Enterprise Development announced results of the XIX edition of the prestigious „Polish Product of the Future” competition. Among several dozen entries the „Smart soccer leg protectors” joint project of Faculty of Chemistry Warsaw University of Technology, Faculty of Materials Science and Engineering Warsaw University of Technology and Polsport S.A. from Bielsko-Biała received the honorary distinction in „Product of the Future: Science Institution-Enterprise Consortium” category. Smart soccer leg protectors were developed by the research group led by Prof. Mikołaj Szafran, PhD, DSc, Eng. during project of National Center for Research and Development "I Applied Research Programme".

Published: 08/12/2016

Prime Minister of Poland Award for the Best PhD thesis for Edyta Wawrzyńska, PhD Eng.

Our former PhD Student, Edyta Wawrzyńska, PhD, Eng. has been awarded Prime Minister of Poland Award for her PhD thesis.

During awards ceremony, which has been held on November 24th, 2016 in the Prime Minister's Office, Jarosław Gowin, vice-prime minister and minister or science and higher education, on behalf of Prime Minister Beata Szydło has given prizes to 44 scientists, including 25 PhD students. Full list of awarded - link.

Published: 28/11/2016

Chemistry Nobel Prizes annouced

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2015 was awarded to: Jean-Pierre Sauvage of University of Strasbourg, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart of Northwestern University and Bernard L. Feringa of Groningen University.
Our former employee, Wojciech Bury, PhD, Eng. - has published two articles with prof. Stoddart:
Metal-organic framework thin films composed of free-standing acicular nanorods exhibiting reversible electrochromism, Chem. Mater. 25 (2013) 5012
Ultrahigh Surface Area Zirconium MOFs and Insights into the Applicability of the BET Theory, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 137 (2015) 3585

Published: 05/10/2016

A category for Faculty of Chemistry, WUT

Faculty of Chemistry, WUT, has been given category A in the parametrical review of the scientific institutes in Poland performed by Ministry of Science and Higher Education for the 01-01-2009 to 31-12-2012 period.

Published: 14/11/2013

TOP 3 articles by our employees!

The best (ordered by Impact Factor) articles authored by our Faculty employees in the present year (last update: 01-08-2016):

1. S. Guo, X. Zhu, D. Jańczewski, S.S.C. Lee, T. He, S.L.M. Teo, G.J. Vancso, Measuring protein isoelectric points by AFM-based force spectroscopy using trace amounts of sample, NATURE NANOTECHNOLOGY, 2016. IF: 35,267
2. D. Prochowicz, A. Kornowicz, I. Justyniak, J. Lewiński, Metal complexes based on cyclodextrins: synthesis and structural diversity, COORDINATION CHEMISTRY REVIEWS, 2016, 306, 331-345. IF: 12,239
3. M. Zawadzki, F.A. e Silva, U. Domańska, J.A.P. Coutinho, S.P.M. Ventura, Recovery of an antidepressant from pharmaceutical wastes using ionic liquid-based aqueous biphasic systems, GREEN CHEMISTRY, 2016, 17, 3527-3536. IF: 8,506

Published: 11/05/2013

TOP 3 articles by our employees!

The best (ordered by Impact Factor) articles authored by our Faculty employees in the present year (last update: 01-08-2016):

1. S. Guo, X. Zhu, D. Jańczewski, S.S.C. Lee, T. He, S.L.M. Teo, G.J. Vancso, Measuring protein isoelectric points by AFM-based force spectroscopy using trace amounts of sample, NATURE NANOTECHNOLOGY, 2016. IF: 35,267
2. D. Prochowicz, A. Kornowicz, I. Justyniak, J. Lewiński, Metal complexes based on cyclodextrins: synthesis and structural diversity, COORDINATION CHEMISTRY REVIEWS, 2016, 306, 331-345. IF: 12,239
3. M. Zawadzki, F.A. e Silva, U. Domańska, J.A.P. Coutinho, S.P.M. Ventura, Recovery of an antidepressant from pharmaceutical wastes using ionic liquid-based aqueous biphasic systems, GREEN CHEMISTRY, 2016, 17, 3527-3536. IF: 8,506

Published: 11/05/2013

Faculty of Chemistry has a status of National Centre of Scientific Excellence

Faculty of Chemistry, Warsaw University of Technology and Chemical Faculty, University of Warsaw established Warsaw Academic Chemical Consortium that has been given the status of National Centre of Scientific Excellence - KNOW (pol. Krajowy Naukowy Ośrodek Wiodący) in the chemical science field.

Published: 13/01/2013

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