Katarzyna Wegner - Matyjaszewski Polymer Group - Carnegie Mellon University

Katarzyna Wegner

Address:
Carnegie Mellon University
4400 Fifth Avenue
Mellon Institute
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office: MI-810
Phone: (412) 268-4161

Education

  • 2010 – Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poland, NanoBioMedical Centre, PhD studies
  • 2006 – 2010 – Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poland, Faculty of Physics, Specialty of Medical Physics, M.S. Medical Physics
  • 2004 – 2009 – Poznan University of Technology, Poland, Department of Chemical Technology, M.S. Chemical Technology, Specialty of Polymer Technology

Research

  • Research scientist at Poznan University of Technology in project "Silsesquioxanes as nanofillers and polymer modifiers in composites -Matrix nanocomposites with methacrylate and unsaturated polyesters"
  • Research at NanoBioMedical Center, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan in project "Nanoscience and nanotechnology"
  • Visiting Researcher - Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Chemistry, "Nanomaterials applied for siRNA delivery systems"

Qualifications

  • Methods of control of process efficiency, product quality and kinetic of photopolymerization
  • Preparation and modification of polymer blends – interpenetrating polymers network