Pawel Krys - Matyjaszewski Polymer Group - Carnegie Mellon University

Pawel Krys

Address:
Carnegie Mellon University
4400 Fifth Avenue
Mellon Institute
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office: MI-804
Phone: (412) 268-4161

Bio

Wroclaw University of Technology, Wroclaw, Poland
July 2012
M.S. in Materials Science (specialty: Polymer Engineering and Technology)

Wroclaw University of Technology, Wroclaw, Poland
January 2011
B.S. in Chemistry

Publications

  1. D. Konkolewicz, Y. Wang, M. Zhong, P. Krys, A. A. Isse, A. Gennaro, and K. Matyjaszewski, Macromolecules, Article ASAP; dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma401243k
  2. Y. Zhang, K. Schröder, Y. Kwak, P. Krys, A. N. Morin, T. Pintauer, R. Poli, and K. Matyjaszewski, Macromolecules, 2013, 46 (14), pp 5512–5519; dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma400539s
  3. C. Peng, M. Zhong, Y. Wang, Y. Kwak, Y. Zhang, W. Zhu, M. Tonge, J. Buback, S. Park, P. Krys, D. Konkolewicz, A. Gennaro, and K. Matyjaszewski, Macromolecules, 2013, 46 (10), pp 3803–3815; dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma400150a
  4. M. Zhong, Y. Wang, P. Krys, D. Konkolewicz, and K. Matyjaszewski, Macromolecules, 2013, 46 (10), pp 3816–3827; dx.doi.org/10.1021/ma4001513

Research Experience

  • Wroclaw University of Technology, Wroclaw, Poland. January 2011 – July 2012
    • Research Assistant with Professor Andrzej Trochimczuk, Chemistry Department
    • Project: Synthesis and properties of polymeric resins containing ionic liquid analogues
  • Ecole des Mines d'Alès, Alès, France. June 2011 – August 2011
    • Research Intern with Professor Eric Guibal
    • Project: Hybrid macroporous Pd catalytic discs for 4-nitroaniline hydrogenation: Contribution of the alginate-tetraalkylphosphonium ionic liquid support
    • Project: Encapsulation of ammonium molybdophosphate and zirconium phosphate in alginate matrix for the sorption of rubidium(I)
  • Wroclaw University of Technology, Wroclaw, Poland. February 2010 – January 2011
    • Research Assistant with Ewelina Ortyl, Ph.D., Chemistry Department
    • Project: Photochromic polymers with azobenzene groups
  • Wroclaw University of Technology, Wroclaw, Poland. February 2010 – January 2011
    • Research Assistant with Professor Andrzej Trochimczuk, Chemistry Department
    • Project: Sulfonic ion exchangers as esterification catalysts

Awards

  • 07.2012; Best Graduate in Department of Chemistry
  • 12.2011; Scientific Scholarship of Minister of Science and Higher Education
  • 11.2011; Rector’s Scholarship for Best Students
  • 11.2010, 04.2012; Wroclaw University of Technology Rector’s Award
  • 2008-2010; Scientific Scholarship of Wroclaw University of Technology (3 years)

Affiliations

  • Polish Chemical Society
  • Graduate Student Assembly at Carnegie Mellon University
  • Scientific Group of Chemistry Students "Allin"
    • Vice President (06.2010 – 02.2012)
    • Full member (10.2008 – 06.2012)
  • Student Government at Department of Chemistry at Wroclaw University of Technology