Warsaw-4-PhD

Warsaw PhD School in Natural and BioMedical Sciences

Information

In April 2 2019, at the Nencki Institute, 9 Warsaw scientific institutions signed an agreement to establish, and run a PhD school in cooperation with each other. It will be the Warsaw PhD School in Natural and BioMedical Sciences (Warsaw-4-PhD). The school will commence its activities in October 2019, and will offer interdisciplinary education in 4 scientific disciplines: biology, chemistry, physics, and medicine.

The School will be constituted by 9 scientific institutes:

Recruitment

Recruitment will start 2019.06.04 and finish 2019.06.21

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Projects

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Warsaw4Phd: Projects
Institute of Organic Chemistry of Polish Academy of Science
CodeProject TitleSlots
1.1Carbodi- and trifluoromethylation of alkynes and alkenes through sequential carbometalation and fluoroalkylation (Wojciech Chaładaj, Ph.D.)1
1.2Nanozymes: Hybrid, nanoparticle-based catalysts exhibiting long-range substrate selectivity (prof. dr. Bartosz Grzybowski, FRSC)4
1.3Merck Graduate Fellowship in computer-assisted organic synthesis (prof. dr. Bartosz Grzybowski, FRSC)1
1.4Synthesis of curved derivatives of acenes - towards bottom-up synthesis of zig-zag carbon nanotubes (Marek Grzybowski, Ph.D.)1
1.5Flow phase-transfer catalysis under high pressure (prof. Janusz Jurczak)1
1.6Transition metal-catalyzed C-H activation of nitrones (Assoc. Prof. Rafał Loska)1
1.7New N-hetrocyclic carbene gold complexes: from catalytic activity to medical applications (Michał Michalak, Ph.D.)2
Institute of Physical Chemistry of Polish Academy of Science
CodeProject TitleSlots
2.1Understanding the mechanism of lignin-based model molecules selective conversions to phenolics via ultrasound-assisted heterogeneous photocatalysis (dr hab. inż. Juan Carlos Colmenares Quintero, prof. IChF PAN)1
2.23D scaffolds with integrated multielectrode measurement setup for cell culture and pharmaceutical applications (dr inż. Emilia Witkowska Nery and dr hab. Martin Jonsson-Niedziółka)1
2.3In vivo Imaging of human eye by Spatio Temporal Optical Coherence Imaging (prof. dr hab. Maciej Wojtkowski)1
2.4Image formation by Spatio Temporal Optical Coherence Imaging (prof. dr hab. Maciej Wojtkowski)1
2.5Quantification of anthracyclines drugs interactions with intranuclear DNA in living cells on the example of daunorubicin (prof. dr hab. Robert Hołyst, the auxiliary supervisor: dr Tomasz Kalwarczyk)1
2.6Quantification of anthracyclines drugs interactions with intranuclear DNA in living cells on the example of idarubicin (prof. dr hab. Robert Hołyst, the auxiliary supervisor: dr Tomasz Kalwarczyk)1
2.7Studies on internalization of chemical and biological molecules into living cells (prof. dr hab. Robert Hołyst, opiekun: dr inż. Karina Kwapiszewska)1
2.8Studies on cellular autofluorescence during cell death (prof. dr hab. Robert Hołyst, opiekun: dr inż. Karina Kwapiszewska)1
2.9Studies on cellular nanoviscosity during cell death (prof. dr hab. Robert Hołyst, opiekun: dr inż. Karina Kwapiszewska)1
2.10Novel microfluidic-based methods for Antibiotic Susceptibility Testing of bacterial pathogens at a single cell level (prof. dr hab. Garstecki Piotr, the auxiliary supervisor: dr Ladislav Derzsi)1
2.11High throughput screening of microbial heteroresistance in Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria with droplet microfluidics (Prof. dr hab. Garstecki Piotr, the auxiliary supervisor: dr Ladislav Derzsi)1
2.12Quantitative, label-free and real-time monitoring of bacterial growth in nanoliter droplets (prof. dr hab. Garstecki Piotr, the auxiliary supervisor: dr Ladislav Derzsi)1
2.13Synthesis and application of conductive polymers for electrosensing and electrocatalysis (Supervisor: prof. dr hab. Włodzimierz Kutner Auxiliary supervisor: dr Piyush Sindhu Sharma)1
2.14Mathematical models of complex evolution of self-propelled particles on the water Surface (prof. dr hab. Jerzy Górecki)1
2.15Uncovering the photochemistry and spectroscopy of unusual phosphaalkynes, nitriles, and related molecules of astrochemical significance (prof. dr hab. Robert Kołos)1
2.16Spatial organization of metallic nanowires for sensor applications (dr hab. inż. Joanna Niedziółka-Jonsson, prof. IChF)1
2.17New photostable fluorophores (prof. dr hab. Jacek Waluk)1
2.18Surface-enhanced Raman scattering angular directionality imaging - the development of the method and the application in single-molecule on single nanoantenna studies (prof. dr hab. Jacek Waluk, the auxiliary supervisor: dr Sylwester Gawinkowski)1
2.19Optical analysis of products of electrochemical processes in picolitre volumes (dr. Martin Jonsson-Niedziółka, Prof. IPC, second promotor: dr. Mateusz Śmietana, Prof. WUT )1
2.20Development of new embedding schemes for accurate quantum chemical calculations for reactions on metallic surfaces (dr hab. Adam Kubas)1
2.21Synthesis of novel molecular homo- and heterometallic building blocks as MOFs’ precursors (prof. dr hab. inż Janusz Lewiński)1
2.22Single-molecule sensors based on DNA origami and 2D materials (Supervisor: prof. Jacek Waluk Auxiliary supervisor: dr. Izabela Kamińska )1
Institute of Physics of Polish Academy of Science
CodeProject TitleSlots
3.1 Molecular dynamics of intrinsically disordered proteins and their aggregates (prof. dr hab. Marek Cieplak)1
3.2Rotational spectroscopy of molecules of chemical, atmospheric and astrophysical relevance (prof. dr hab. Zbigniew Kisiel)1
3.3Quantum droplets from first principles (dr hab. Piotr Deuar)1
3.4Multiscale Simulation of Surfactant-Laden Droplets (dr Panagiotis Theodorakis / dr hab. Piotr Deuar)1
3.5Dynamical consequences of interactions in systems of a few ultra-cold atoms of different mass (dr hab. Tomasz Sowiński)1
3.6Excited state spin dynamics in molecules with donor-acceptor structure (dr hab. Jerzy Karpiuk)1
3.7Crystal surface dynamics (prof. dr hab. Magdalena Załuska-Kotur)1
3.8Quantum structures based on CdMgO and ZnCdO alloys (dr hab. Ewa Przeździecka)1
3.9Electron-transport phenomena in low-dimensional structures of magnetic semiconductors (prof. dr hab. Tadeusz Wosiński)1
3.10Investigation of thermodynamics of evaporation of multi-component microdroplets - distillation at microscale (dr hab. inż. Daniel Jakubczyk)1
3.11Photonic phenomena and luminescence in spherical microdroplet resonators (dr hab. inż. Daniel Jakubczyk / dr hab. Krystyna Kolwas)1
3.12Microphysics of Coulomb explosions (dr hab. inż. Daniel Jakubczyk / prof. dr hab. Maciej Kolwas)1
3.13Single molecules of organic dye in a molecular crystal (prof. dr hab. Bolesław Kozankiewicz)1
3.14High-pressure and time-resolved study of point defects in nitride semiconductors (dr hab. Agata Kamińska)1
3.15Low-temperature quantum phenomena in topological systems (prof.dr hab. Tomasz Dietl)3
3.16Dynamics of Majorana fermions coupled to environments (dr Mircea Trif / prof. dr hab. Tomasz Dietl)3
3.17Magnetic impurities in topological materials - computer simulations (prof. dr hab. Tomasz Dietl / dr Carmine Autieri)1
3.18Nano Structuring Topological Quantum Materials and Their Study Using Transport and Magnetodynamic Techniques (prof. dr hab. Tomasz Dietl / dr Vinayak Bhat)1
3.19Topological effects in condensed matter systems (dr Timo Hyart / dr hab. Wojciech Brzezicki)1
3.20Properties and interactions of group IV-VI semiconductor multiferroics (dr hab. Łukasz Kilański)1
3.21Magnetic order in nanolaminated MAX phases (dr hab. Marek Wójcik)1
3.22Atomic short-range order in Heusler alloy nanostructures: NMR studies (dr hab. Ewa Jędryka)1
3.23Laser spectroscopy of diatomic molecules (prof. dr hab. Włodzimierz Jastrzębski)1
3.24Molecular beam epitaxial growth and characterization of light emitting diodes (nanoLEDs) based on nanowires of nitride semiconductors (prof. dr hab. Zbigniew Żytkiewicz / dr Marta Sobańska)1
3.25Core-shell nanowires of nitride semiconductors: fabrication by molecular beam epitaxy and physical properties studies (prof. dr hab. Zbigniew Żytkiewicz / dr Marta Sobańska)1
3.26Topological Aspects of Superconductivity and Ferromagnetism in Group IV Chalcogenides - an Experimental Approach (prof. dr hab. Maciej Sawicki )1
3.27Precessional magnetization switching in ferromagnetic (Ga,Mn)N layers using sub-nanosecond short electric pulses (prof. dr hab. Maciej Sawicki / dr Dariusz Sztenkiel)1
3.28Atomistic spin model simulations of magnetic properties of ferromagnetic (Ga,Mn)N (dr hab. Maciej Sawicki / dr Dariusz Sztenkiel )1
3.29TEM in-situ investigations of thermal structural transition (dr hab. Piotr Dłużewski)1
3.30X-ray photoelectron and absorption spectroscopy for study of innovative material (prof. dr hab. Krystyna Jabłońska)1
3.31Reduction of photonic disorder in ZnO microcavities and DBR reflectors in monolithic ZnO/ZnMgO and Zn1-xMgxO/Zn1-yMgyO laser structures (prof. dr hab. Adrian Kozanecki)1
3.32Investigations of ZnO/Zn(Mg,Cd)O quantum heterostructures - the way to green light emitters (prof. dr hab. Adrian Kozanecki / dr hab. Ewa Przeździecka)1
3.33Influence of disorder on the superconductivity in thin films of conventional and high temperature superconductors (prof. dr hab. Marta Cieplak)1
3.34Trigering electronic phase transitions in Dirac systems (prof. dr hab. Marek Jaworski / dr Bruno Cury Camargo )1
3.35Structural and elastic properties of multicomponent lanthanide based borates (dr hab. Jerzy Pełka / dr Roman Minikayev)1
3.36Ultrafast amorphization and crystallization of metals (dr hab. inż. Ryszard Sobierajski)1
3.37Electrical conductivity and defect clusters in zinc oxide formed as a result of intentional and unintentional doping (prof. dr hab. Elżbieta Guziewicz)1
Center for Theoretical Physics of Polish Academy of Science
CodeProject TitleSlots
4.1VErTIGO - VElocities Testing Gravity and cOsmology (dr Wojciech Hellwing)1
Institute of High Pressure Physics of Polish Academy of Science
CodeProject TitleSlots
5.1Band gap engineering in nitride and oxide quantum structures (dr hab. Izabela Gorczyca, Prof. IHPP PAS)1
5.2Excitonic effects in perovskites for the photovoltaic and laser applications (dr hab. Małgorzata Wierzbowska )1
5.3Excitonic effects in the III-V and II-VI semiconductor quantum wells (dr hab. Małgorzata Wierzbowska )1
5.4Gallium nitride (GaN) crystallized by ammonothermal method - investigation of growth mechanisms in selected crystallographic directions (dr hab. Michał Boćkowski,Prof. IHPP PAS)1
5.5Modeling of the convective transport in ammonia-based supercritical solution during crystallization of gallium nitride (GaN) by basic ammonothermal method. (dr hab. Michał Boćkowski, Prof. IHPP PAS)1
5.6Topological phase transition and properties of topological insulator state in semiconductor quantum wells based on indium gallium nitride (dr hab. Sławomir Paweł Łepkowski, Prof. IHPP PAS)1
5.7Excess energy dissipation mechanism during adsorption at crystalline surfaces - electron transfer (Professor Stanislaw Krukowski)1
5.8Terahertz plasma instabilities in Dirac matter (Prof. Wojciech Knap)1
5.9Semiconductor nitride light emitters with polarization doping (Prof. Piotr Perlin)1
The Maria Sklodowska-Curie Institute of Oncology
CodeProject TitleSlots
6.1Deciphering molecular mechanism of CDK8 kinase inhibitors action in acute myeloid leukemia (Michał Mikula, PhD)2
6.2Gut microbiota dependent modulation of therapeutic response and side effects to Irinotecan and new camptothecin analogues (Jerzy Ostrowski, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Medicine)1
6.3Epigenetic misregulation o microRNA expression in pathogenesis of meingiomas (Janusz A. Siedlecki; Mateusz Bujko)1
6.4Evaluation of molecular testing for the high risk human papilloma virus (HPV HR) as a new screening test for the cervical cancer prevention program in Poland (Andrzej Nowakowski Associate Professor, MD)1
Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology of Polish Academy of Science
CodeProject TitleSlots
7.1Inputs from V5/MT to V1 in cortical reorganization triggered by Retinitis Pigmentosa: significance and functions. (Kalina Burnat - Kuijpers, PhD, DSc)1
7.2Identification of enzymatic proteins of central pair apparatus and the analysis of their role in regulation of ciliary beating. (Dorota Włoga PhD DSc/Ewa Joachmiak PhD)1
7.3Identification structural proteins of central pair apparatus and the analysis of their role in regulation of ciliary beating. (Dorota Włoga Ph.D. D. Sc./Ewa Joachimiak Ph.D.)1
7.4Characterization of the endosome compartment in the endothelial cells as a site of storage of cholesterol and important element of signaling pathways involving annexins and their partner proteins. (Joanna Bandorowicz-Pikuła, Ph.D. D.Sc.)1
7.5The time course of neuronal plasticity underlying learning in humans–a longitudinal fMRI study (Artur Marchewka, Ph.D D.Sc.)1
7.6The time course of neuronal plasticity underlying learning in humans–a longitudinal sMRI study (Artur Marchewka, Ph.D D.Sc.)1
7.7The use of induced stem cells for studies on synaptic plasticity. (professor Leszek Kaczmarek)1
7.7Influence of inflammatory processes on synaptic plasticity (professor Leszek Kaczmarek)1
7.9The prefrontal cortex in social buffering. (Ewelina Knapska Ph.D. D.Sc.)1
7.10Social sharing of emotions in semi-natural settings of the Eco-HAB system. (Ewelina Knapska Ph.D. D.Sc.)1
7.11Neuronal background of symptoms heterogeneity in tuberous sclerosis. (Ewelina Knapska Ph.D. D.Sc./Iwona Szatkowska Ph.D. D.Sc.)1
7.12Identification and characterisation of genetic and epigenetic bases of astrocyte identity and functions. (Aleksandra Pękowska Ph.D.)1
7.13Prioritized self-referential processing: effects of familiarity and emotional relevance. (professor Anna Nowicka)1
International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology
CodeProject TitleSlots
8.1Identification of novel long noncoding RNAs in zebrafish (Cecilia Winata & Barbara Uszczyńska-Ratajczak)1

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Contact


Doctoral School Secretariat
• phdoffice@warsaw4phd.eu

The Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology of the Polish Academy of Sciences (Nencki Institute)
• Diana Szymańska tel. +48 22 589 25 54, d.szymanska@nencki.gov.pl

The Institute of Organic Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences
• Edyta Maciąga, +48 22 343 23 26, edyta.maciaga@icho.edu.pl

The Institute of Physical Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Scienses
• Agnieszka Pietrzyk-Le, tel. +48 22 343 31 51, apietrzyk@ichf.edu.pl  lub sekn-rn@ichf.edu.pl
• Joanna Wiszniowska, tel. +48 22 343 31 33, sekn-rn@ichf.edu.pl

The Institute of Physics of the Polish Academy of Sciences
• Elżbieta Frąckiewicz, tel. +48 22 116 21 81, frack@ifpan.edu.pl

The Center for Theoretical Physics of the Polish Academy of Sciences
• Magda Kacprzak, +48 22 847 09 20, kacprzak@cft.edu.pl

The Institute of High Pressure Physics of the Polish Academy of Sciences („UNIPRESS”)
• Beata Brejniak, +48 22 888 00 06, beata@unipress.waw.pl

The Maria Sklodowska–Curie Institute – Oncology Center
• Agnieszka Niewiadomska tel. +48 22 546 28 78, +48 22 546 23 06, agnieszka.niewiadomska@coi.pl

The Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology
• Edyta Mikołajczyk, +48 22 458 26 41, bibliot@ipin.edu.pl

The International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw
• Katarzyna Marszałek; +48 22 597 07 13, kmarszalek@iimcb.gov.pl