Dr. Maciek Kopeć-Matyjaszewski Polymer Group - Carnegie Mellon University

Dr. Maciek Kopeć

Address:
Carnegie Mellon University
4400 Fifth Avenue
Mellon Institute
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office: MI-812
Phone: (412) 268-3208

Education

Ph.D., Materials Science
2009-2014
Jagiellonian University/Institute of Metallurgy and Materials Science PAS, Krakow, Poland

MSc Eng, Polymer Chemistry and Technology
2004-2009
Cracow University of Technology, Krakow, Poland

Research

  • Polymerization of acrylonitrile by ATRP and RAFT
  • Synthesis of polyacrylonitrile-based precursors for nitrogen-doped carbons          
  • Preparation of nanostructured carbons by pyrolysis of PAN (co)polymers
  • Application of N-doped carbons in catalysis/energy storage

Awards

  • 2014-2016 Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education “Mobility Plus” grant realized at Carnegie Mellon University (24 months)
  • 2012 Fulbright Junior Advanced Research Program realized at Carnegie Mellon University (6 months)