Wykaz projektów ‘2021

                                                          Szkoła Doktorska Nauk Ścisłych i Przyrodniczych / Doctoral School of Exact and Natural Sciences
                                                                                                               Academia Scientiarum Thoruniensis
no. project title author of the project
dyscyplina naukowa/area of science: astronomia/astronomy
1. Deriving the nature of the methanol masers in high-mass star-forming regions via radio and infra-red observations and proper motion studies of masers. dr hab. Anna Bartkiewicz, prof. UMK
2. Numerical simulations of Cosmic Ray Propagation in galaxies. prof. dr hab. Michał Hanasz
dyscyplina naukowa/area of science: nauki biologiczne/biological sciences (life sciences)
1. Searching for proteins with hidden domains of cyclase activity among the phytochrome
transduction pathway elements in Arabidopsis thaliana.
dr hab. Krzysztof Jaworski, prof. UMK
2. Mechanisms and consequences of the spread of an invasive thermophilic mollusc to non-heated waters of central Europe. A case study of Sinanodonta woodiana (Lea, 1834). dr hab. Małgorzata Poznańska-Kakareko, prof. UMK
3. Assessment of the usefulness of poly-γ-glutamic acid in increasing the resistance of yellow lupine to drought stress and improving the yield of this species dr hab. Emilia Wilmowicz, prof. UMK
4. Changes in vegetation and soil properties in maritime sand dunes habitats due to invasion of Rosa rugosa Thunb. dr hab. Marcin Woch prof. UMK
5. Bioactive substances as an alternative to synthetic plant protection products directed against fungal phytopathogens. dr hab. Maria Swiontek Brzezinska, prof. UMK
6. Invasive Procambarus crayfish as consumers, prey and competitors in freshwater communities.
prof. dr. hab. Jarosław Kobak
7. The phylogenetic relationships within Muscidae (Diptera): a perspective illuminated by phylogenomic and immature
stages morphology data.
prof. dr. hab. Krzysztof Szpila
8. Presence and spread of microorganisms and their antibiotic resistance genes from cemeteries to the natural environment. prof. dr hab. Maciej Walczak
dyscyplina naukowa/area of science: nauki chemiczne/chemical sciences
1. Biodegradable scaffolds of potential application in orthopaedic and maxillofacial surgery – the synthesis, structural and morphological characteristics, analysis of corrosion susceptibility and biological activity. dr hab. Aleksandra Radtke, prof. UMK
2. Surface modification of metallic and polymer biomaterials with the use of oxide layers obtained by the ALD method – synthesis of coatings, their structural and morphological characteristics, and analysis of their biocompatibility and bioactivity. dr hab. Aleksandra Radtke, prof. UMK
3. Polymeric materials with antimicrobial activity.
dr hab. Ewa Olewnik-Kruszkowska, prof. UMK
4. Tuning the activity of ruthenium complexes of biological relevance.
dr hab. Joanna Wiśniewska, prof. UMK
5. Influence of oxo-titanium (IV) complexes structure on the bacterial activity of the polymer and oxo-titanium (IV) complex composites, the visible light irradicated. dr hab. Piotr Piszczek, prof. UMK
6. Porosity and dynamics in crystals of macrocyclic compounds. dr hab. Liliana Dobrzańska, prof. UMK
7. Development of recipes for new nutritional mineral water drinks and biologically active additives. dr hab. Magdalena Ligor, prof. UMK
8. Development of methodology for a comprehensive study of biocolloids and their application in dairy industry. dr hab. Paweł Pomastowski
9. Development and application of new analytical tools in the assessment of selected xenoestrogens for the etiopathogenesis of thyroid diseases. prof. dr hab. Renata Gadzała-Kopciuch
10. Development of new electrophoretic methods combined with spectral and spectrometric detection in the identification of microorganisms. prof. dr hab. Bogusław Buszewski
11. Active bio-packaging produced from residues of agro-food industries and their application in oil-based food products. prof. dr hab. Aleksandra Szydłowska-Czerniak
12. Designing and analysis of novel food emulsion products. prof. dr hab. Aleksandra Szydłowska-Czerniak
13. New cosmetic formulations based on natural ingredients.
prof. dr hab. Alina Sionkowska
14. Determination of macro and microelements in teas as markers of geographical origin and application for their authenticity. prof. dr hab. Edward Szłyk
15. Tuning the topology and magnetic properties of coordination compounds based on a ketoxime core by altering the auxiliary ligand. prof. dr hab. Edward Szłyk
16. Rational design of platinum or ruthenium complexes with modified triazole ligands as novel promising materials for chemotherapy. prof. dr hab. Iwona Łakomska
17. Innovative graphene-based catalysts for water splitting technology as “green” method for hydrogen production. prof. dr hab. Jerzy Łukaszewicz
18. Innovative solutions for the introduction of heteroatoms to porous carbon matrixes. prof. dr hab. Jerzy Łukaszewicz
19. Concepts of non-umpolung in organocatalysis based on N-heterocyclic carbenes – cascade reactions with the use of acylazoliums. dr hab. Zbigniew Rafiński, prof. UMK
dyscyplina naukowa/area of science: nauki fizyczne/physical sciences
1. Thermally modulated optically stimulated luminescence (TM-OSL) in dating sediments of volcanic origin. dr hab. Alicja Chruścińska, prof. UMK
2. Photovoltaic and nonlinear optical effects of the perovskites thin films. dr hab. Anna Zawadzka, prof. UMK
3. Positron annihilation lifetime spectroscopy in mixed crystals.
dr hab. Kamil Fedus, prof. UMK
4. Eclectic theoretical design of novel light-harvesting materials.
dr hab. Katharina Boguslawski, prof. UMK
5. Advancement of unconventional electronic structure methods in the search of efficient organic photo-voltaic solar cells. dr hab. Paweł Tecmer, prof. UMK
6. Towards a reliable and efficient descrip2on of electron correla2on effects in large molecules: embedding pCCD-type methods dr hab. Paweł Tecmer, prof. UMK
7. New boron-containing charge-transfer dipolar and quasi-quadrupolar materials for applications in nonlinear optics. dr hab. Beata Derkowska-Zielińska, prof. UMK
8. Growth and characterization of II-VI crystals based on CdTe for the detection of ionizing radiation. dr. hab. inż. Karol Strzałkowski, prof. UMK
9. Acoustically-shaped light for improved ablative and imaging processes in tissues.
dr hab. Ireneusz Grulkowski, prof. UMK
10. Cavity enhanced spectroscopy of the molecular oxygen. dr hab. Jolanta Domysławska, prof. UMK
11. Optical methods for imaging of morphology and functions of the human eye for diagnostics of neurodegenerative diseases. dr hab. Maciej Szkulmowski, prof. UMK
12. Study of magnetic fields with the use of quantum sensors.
dr hab. Mariusz Piwiński, prof. UMK
13. Study of trapped anions.
dr hab. Mariusz Piwiński, prof. UMK
14. Electron impact ionisation cross-sections studies of atoms and ions using ion traps.
dr hab. Mariusz Piwiński, prof. UMK
15. Experimental investigation of in-plane and cross-plane thermal and electrical transport in doped superlattice for thermoelectric application. dr hab. Michał Pawlak, prof. UMK
16. Experimental and theoretical investigation of heat propagation in polymer nanolayers.
dr hab. Michał Pawlak, prof. UMK
17. Fundamental research with ultra-cold alkaline, alkaline-earth, alkaline-earth-like, and antiprotonic atomic systems. dr hab. Michał Zawada, prof. UMK
18. Atom-by-atom control of spectra and topological properties of nanostructures.
dr hab. Michał Zieliński, prof. UMK
19. High-finesse cavity-enhanced cryogenic spectrometer for pushing the frontiers of molecular physics.
dr hab. Piotr Wcisło, prof. UMK
20. Quantum scattering calculations for atmosphere relevant molecular systems.
dr hab. Piotr Wcisło, prof. UMK
21. Symmetry-adapted perturbation theory for the description of the photophysical properties of 6uorophores in the presence of solvent. dr hab. Piotr Żuchowski, prof. UMK
22.  Ab initio DFT – practical tool for computational chemistry.
prof. dr hab. Ireneusz Grabowski
23. Effective construction of an accurate semi-local Kohn-Sham DFT correlation functional. prof. dr hab. Ireneusz Grabowski
24. Efficient calculations of intrinsic properties of molecular systems.
prof. dr hab. Ireneusz Grabowski
25. New exchange-correlation hybrid functionals based on range separation.
prof. dr hab. Ireneusz Grabowski
26. Regulation of ATP-activated ion channels by ligands and membrane lipids.
prof. dr hab. Wiesław Nowak
dyscyplina naukowa/area of science: matematyka/mathematics
1. Backward stochastic differential equations and their applications to optimization problems. dr hab. Tomasz Klimsiak, prof. UMK
2. Probabilistic approach to problems in partial integro-differential equations.
dr hab. Tomasz Klimsiak, prof. UMK
3. The stabilization of the boundary control systems. prof. dr hab. Oleksandr Gomilko
dyscyplina naukowa/area of science: nauki o Ziemi i środowisku/Earth and related environmental sciences
1. Low-altitude photogrammetry in studies of pedodiversity of moraine plateaus.
dr hab. Marcin Świtoniak, prof. UMK
2. Effects of the restoration method used after wind storm on characteristics and development of forest ecosystem after the disturbance. dr hab. inż. Piotr Sewerniak, prof. UMK
3. Spatial-temporal landscape structure variability of Tuchola Forest in the gradient of human-nature interaction. dr hab. Mieczysław Kunz, prof. UMK
4. The impact of air pollution on the health condition of Toruń inhabitants – geospatial study. dr hab. Mieczysław Kunz, prof. UMK