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dr. hab. eng. Grzegorz Kowaluk, associate professor

Department of Technology and Entrepreneurship in Wood Industry

Nowoursynowska Str. 159

Building no. 34, office no. 1/68

02-776 Warsaw

Poland

email: 

grzegorz_kowaluk(at)sggw.edu.pl

position: 

associate professor

phone: 

+48 22 59 38 546


Grzegorz Kowaluk on ResearchGate

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Fields of interests:

  • Analysis and modification of technology of wood-based composites
  • Expertises in the range of wood-based composites (technology, products etc.)
  • Development of new wood-based composites
  • Biopolymers, regenerated cellulose, PLA, nanoparticles

 

Teaching:

 

Education:

  • 2001 – 2006 Ph.D. studies on Faculty of Wood Technology, Agricultural University of Poznan, including 8 weeks as a visiting researcher on BOKU, Vienna, AT
  • 1996-2001: stationary studies on Faculty of Wood Technology, Agricultural University of Poznan; mechanical technology of wood

 

Employment:

  • from 2011 Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW, Department of Technology and Entrepreneurship in Wood Industry. Assistant professor
  • 2010 – 2011 Wood Technology Institute, Poznan; Certification Centre of Wood Industry Products. Assistant professor, auditor of factory production control for California Air Resources Board (CARB) certification purposes
  • 2006 – 2010 Wood Technology Institute, Poznan; Wood-Based Materials and Glues Department. Assistant professor (v-ce head of Department)
  • 2002 Faculty of Wood Technology, Agricultural University of Poznan. Assistant 

 

International cooperation:

  • COST Action FP1407 Management Committee member: Understanding wood modification through an integrated scientific and environmental impact approach (ModWoodLife), 2014 - 2019
  • COST Action FP1303 Management Committee substitute member: Performance of bio-based building materials, 2013 - 2017
  • COST Action FP1205 Management Committee member: Innovative applications of regenerated wood cellulose fibres, 2013 - 2017
  • COST Action FP1105 Management Committee member: Understanding wood cell wall structure, biopolymer interaction and composition: implications for current products and new material innovation, 2012 - 2016
  • COST Action E35 Management Committee member: Fracture mechanics and micromechanics of wood and wood composites with regard to wood machining, 2004 – 2008
  • Visiting Researcher in IVALSA CNR (Instituto per la Valorizzazione del Legno e delle Specie Arboree del Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche), San Michele all’Adige, Italy, 10 weeks, 2008
  • Executor of bilateral Austria - Poland scientific project - Christian-Doppler-Laboratorium Grundlagen der Holzbearbeitung, BOKU Austria Faculty of Wood Technology, Agricultural University of Poznan, 2002-2003

 

Selected publications:


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