Bartłomiej (Bartek) M. Szyja , PhD
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Bartek_Szyja
https://scholar.google.pl/citations?user=Sx_cglkAAAAJ&hl=en

Education

  • Wrocław University of Technology, Faculty of Chemistry, 2004
    Doctoral thesis: Modeling the physicochemical phenomena in Pt/Al2O3
  • Wrocław University of Technology, Faculty of Chemistry, 2000
    Master thesis: Diffusion and adsorption in microporous materials

Research Experience

  • Mar 2020 – present 
    University Professor
    Wroclaw University of Technology, Faculty of Chemistry, Poland
  • Sep 2015 – Feb 2020
    Assistant Professor
    Wroclaw University of Technology, Faculty of Chemistry, Poland
  • Jan 2012 – Dec 2014
    PostDoc Researcher
    University of Münster, Institute of Solid State Theory, Münster, Germany
  • Nov 2011 – May 2016
    Research Associate
    Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, Department of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • Nov 2006 – Nov 2011
    PostDoc Researcher
    Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, Department of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • Sep 2004 – Sep 2008
    Research and Teaching Assistant
    Wroclaw University of Technology, Department of Chemistry and Technology of Fuels, Wroclaw, Poland

Research interests
Density Functional Theory, Molecular Dynamics, Computational Chemistry, Zeolites, Molecular Dynamics Simulation, Molecular Simulation, Quantum Chemistry, Ab Initio, Silicate, Electrostatics, Computer Simulations, Molecular Modeling, Quantum Mechanics, Molecular Mechanics, Ionic Liquids, Catalysis, Photocatalysts, Photocatalysis, Carbon Dioxide, Hydrogenation, Synthesis, Computational Photochemistry, Carbon Dioxide Capture, Nanoparticle Synthesis, Computational Materials Science

Reseach activities

  • CO2 utilization
  • Photo-Electrochemical systems
  • Green and renewable energy solutions

Ongoing projects

  • Graphene based artificial leaf
    Financed by National Science Centre, OPUS-11 programme, 2017-2020, 552 400 PLN
  • Multiscale modeling for photo-electrochemical interfaces
    Financed by National Science Centre, M.Era.NET programme, 2017-2020, 140 000 EUR

In media

Hobbies
Sci-Fi books and movies, tennis, travelling, messing with people's minds

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