Dr hab. B. Lesiak-Or³owska
Department of Pressure Induced Synthesis and Physico-chemical Processes
Institute of Physical Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences
Kasprzaka 44/52, 01-224 Warsaw, Poland
tel: +48 (022) 343 3432; fax: +48 (022) 632 5276
Education and training:
- 1992/1993 - post-doctoral position (Royal Society), Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge Cambridge, UK
- Institute of Biocybernetics and Biomedical Engineering Polish Academy of Sciences, Warszawa, Poland
- Institute of Physics Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic
- Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic
- Research Institute of Technical Physics and Material Sciences Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary
- Research Institute of Nuclear Physics Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Debrecen, Hungary
- DESSY Synchrotron Laboratory, Hamburg, Germany
- University of Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
- Department of Materials Engineering, Technical University of Warsaw, Warszawa, Poland
- BioMedical Engineering Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering, Faculty of Chemical and Process Engineering, Warsaw University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland
- Institute of Materials and Environmental Chemistry, Research Centre for Natural Sciences, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary
- quantitative and qualitative analysis by Auger electron spectroscopy (AES) and x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS) of complex systems, e.g. multicomponent samples, polymers, overlayers on substrates
- applications of pattern recognition methods for electron spectroscopy methods (XPS and AES) for qualitative and quantitative analyses
- investigating the electron elastic backscattering coefficient; application of elastic peak electron spectroscopy (EPES) for determining the electron transport parameter, i.e. the inelastic mean free path (IMFP) using the Monte Carlo model of electron transport in a solid
- surface properties (structural, chemical, electro-optical) of novel hybrid materials based on carbon nanomaterials investigated using electron spectroscopic methods (XPS, (R)EELS, EPES) QUASES and QUEELS.
Memberships: Polish Vacuum Society
Awards: Team the IIIrd degree award of Rector of Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń (prof. dr hab. Andrzeja Radzimiński) for scientific research in 2010, Toruń, 14 Nov 2011.
Co-author of 116 publications published in international journals, 159 international conference contributions (invited, posters, orals) including 14 invited contributions and 1 invited talk.
Number of citations (Webb of Science) 1350. H=20.