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Doctor of Science, Professor Michał Piasecki has been conferred the award of Honorary Doctor of SHEI “Uzhhorod National University"

Doctor of Science, Professor Michał Piasecki has been conferred the award of Honorary Doctor of SHEI “Uzhhorod National University"

Professor Michał Piasecki, the head of the Department of Theoretical Physics at Jan Długosz University in Czestochowa (Poland), was conferred the award of Honorary Doctor of Uzhhorod National University at the meeting of the Academic Council of UzhNU which took place on Tuesday, December 21, 2021.

 Michał Piasecki was born on September 12, 1957, in Warsaw. After graduating in 1981 with a master's degree from the Institute of Physics of Nicolaus Copernicus University, he began his research career at the Institute of Natural Sciences at Jan Dlugosz Academy. From 1985 to 1988 he studied at the Doctoral School. In 1988-1991 he was the director of the computer center of Jan Dlugosz Academy. In 1990 he defended his PhD thesis on "Coexistence of high-temperature superconductivity and magnetic order" at the Institute of Low-Temperature and Structure Research of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Wroclaw. Since 1991 he has been the Director for Research at the Institute of Physics at Jan Dlugosz Academy. He has been coordinating the international student exchange program at Jan Dlugosz Academy since 2015. Since 2020 he has been working as the Head of the Department of Theoretical Physics of Jan Dlugosz University.

Michal Piasecki is a well-known scientist in the field of condensed matter physics and physical chemistry of materials. His additional areas of research include the characteristics of single crystals and composite materials, optical materials, IR materials, nonlinear optics, luminescence, nanomaterials, thin films, phase transitions, solar cell materials, thermoelectricity, etc. He is the co-author of 175 articles (Scopus, WoS), the total impact factor of his articles is > 350, and the number of citations reaches 2260. Michał Piasecki is the official external reviewer of some leading scientific journals. He has twice been awarded by the Department of Natural Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences and nine times by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of Poland for his fruitful scientific and educational work.

 Moreover, Michal Piasecki is the co-supervisor of the PhD thesis of Uzhhorod National University post-graduate student Valeriia Tovt. He is the coordinator of the agreement on scientific cooperation between the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics of Jan Dlugosz University and the Department of Inorganic Chemistry, the Faculty of Chemistry, and the Department of Applied Physics, the Faculty of Physics of Uzhhorod National University. Over the years of cooperation with the scientists of Uzhhorod National University and Jan Dlugosz University, 39 joint scientific articles have been published in the leading foreign and domestic scientific journals. As a coordinator of international projects, Michał Piasecki prepared a proposal for double bachelor's and master's degrees for students of the Faculty of Chemistry and Physics of Uzhhorod National University and the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics of Jan Dlugosz University.

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