Team

Principal Investigator

Dr. Grzegorz Soboń

Grzegorz Soboń received his doctoral degree and habilitation in 2013 and 2018, respectively. His research interests focus on ultrafast fiber lasers, nonlinear fiber optics, optical frequency combs and laser spectroscopy.

He is an author/co-author of more than 90 papers in JCR-indexed journals and over 150 conference contributions. He received multiple scholarships and awards for young scientists, among them: the Polish Ministry of Science and Education Prize, Polish Prime Minister Award for the PhD thesis, Scholarship of the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education, ABB Prize, scholarship within START programme funded by the Foundation for Polish Science (twice), and others.

He was involved in over 20 research projects, of which in 4 as principal investigator (funded by the National Science Centre, Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education, and the Foundation for Polish Science).

Post-docs

 

Dr. Dorota Stachowiak

Dorota Stachowiak received her doctoral degree in 2017. Her research interests focus on all-fiber lasers and amplifiers and also on fabrication of high-power passive fiber components.

She is an author/co-author of more than 10 papers in JCR-indexed journals and over 10 conference contributions. In 2015 she took a part in the Short Term Scientific Mission - STSM within the project COST - European Cooperation in Science and Technology - MP 1401 action.

She was involved in 5 research projects, of which in 1 as principal investigator (funded by the National Science Centre).

Dr. Jakub Bogusławski

Jakub Bogusławski received his doctoral degree in 2018. His research interests focus on ultrafast lasers and their practical applications in biophotonics.

After obtaining a Ph.D. degree from Wrocław University of Science and Technology, he was a post-doc in the International Centre for Translational Eye Research (Warsaw, Poland). This position included many research visits to the School of Medicine at the University of California, Irvine (USA). During that time, he also collaborated with high-tech companies in the medical diagnostics field. He also performed three research stays abroad: in Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (Germany), Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden), and Aalto University (Finland).

Currently, he is a co-author of more than 20 papers in JCR-indexed journals, including Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Advanced Functional Materials, and Biomedical Optics Express. He received multiple scholarships and awards for young scientists: Scholarship of the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education, START scholarship funded by the Foundation for Polish Science, Max Born scholarship for Ph.D. students, and others. 


PhD students

Aleksander Głuszek, MSc

Aleksander Głuszek received his master degree at Wrocław University of Science and Technology in 2015. Both his bachelor and master theses concentrated on advanced electronics. During his studies he was already involved in research projects and students activities. He received multiple scholarships and awards for students, among them: the Polish Ministry of Science and Education Prize, students grant "Generacja Przyszłości" from Polish Ministry of Science and Education, double TOP20 award in Analog Design Contest organized by Texas Instruments Company. He has spent his first year of PhD studies at Rice University (Houston, USA) as a visiting scholar in laser spectroscopy field.

He is an author/co-author of more than 5 papers in JCR-indexed journals and over 20 conference contributions. He was involved in over 10 research projects (funded by the National Science Centre, Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education, and the Foundation for Polish Science).

Zbigniew Łaszczych, MSc

Zbigniew Łaszczych received a Bachelor of Biomedical Engineering and a Master degree in Electrical Engineering from the Wrocław University of Science and Technology in 2017 and 2018 respectively. His Master’s degree project thesis was devoted to the development of all-in-fiber pulsed MOPA system working at the wavelength 1550 nm.

In 2018 he started doctorate studies at the Faculty of Electronics, and his research interest centers around optical frequency combs and fiber amplifiers.

 

Olga Szewczyk, MSc

Olga Szewczyk graduated from Wrocław University of Science and Technology in 2018. Both her bachelor and master theses concentrated on fiber lasers and fiber amplifiers. During her studies she was also involved in a research project funded by Polish Ministry od Science and Higher Education.

She started the graduate studies at the Wroclaw University of Science and Technology towards the PHD degree in 2018.

 

Dorota Tomaszewska-Rolla, MSc

Dorota Tomaszewska finished her bachelor and master studies in optics in 2018 and 2019, respectively. She started the PhD candidate program in October 2019. Her research interests focus on the topic of fiber lasers and free-space optics.

So far she presented the results of her research at an international conference (OPTO2018) and is an co-author of 3 JCR-indexed articles. She was involved in 2 research projects funded by the National Science Centre. She accomplished several schools and courses, e.g. the International Siegman School of Lasers.

Students

Alicja Kwaśny, Eng

Alicja Kwaśny graduated from Wrocław University of Science and Technology on Bachelors Degree in Electronics in 2021. Her bachelor thesis was related to controlling the laser dispersion control system using machine learning mechanisms. Currently she continues her studies on Masters Degree on Electronics. Her research interests focus on ultrafast lasers, signal processing and machine learning.

She was a member of PWR Radar Team, whose project won an audience award on 2020 IEEE AP-S Student Design Contest. She was also a recipient of Intel's “New Technologies for Girls.” programme. During her bachelor studies, she finished two internships at ELI Beamlines facility.

 


Mikołaj Krakowski, Eng

Mikołaj Krakowski graduated from Wrocław University of Science and Technology on Bachelors Degree in Electronics in 2021. His Bachelor thesis revolved around development of Control System for Power Supply in High Energy Ion Spectrometer. Currently he continues his studies on Master Degree on electronics. His research interests focus on Spectrometry and Inteface development.

His main achievement is long lasting cooperation with unique research facility - Eli Beamlines, where he has finished 4 internships, in which he developed Control System for Power Supply Control and Vision Control, taking part in ultra high voltage tests and collaborated on his Bachelor Thesis.

Former members

Karol Krzempek, PhD (currently group leader at Wroclaw Univ. of Science and Technology)

Michał Porębski, Eng. (currently: MSc studies at Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland)

Klaudia Ficek, MSc Eng. (graduated from Wroclaw Univ. of Science and Technology in 2021)