Experience

PPG

Research Chemist I 2017 - present

Polymer Synthesis

Education

Carnegie Mellon University

Ph.D. in Polymer Chemistry (advisor: Prof. Krzysztof Matyjaszewski) 2012-2017

Theoretical and Mechanistic Studies of Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization (ATRP) and synthesis of complex polymer architectures.

Wroclaw University of Technology

M.Sc. in Materials Engineering (advisor: Prof. Andrzej Trochimczuk) 2011-2012

Synthesis and properties of polymeric resins containing ionic liquid analogues

Wroclaw University of Technology

B.Sc. in Chemistry (advisor: Prof. Andrzej Trochimczuk) 2007-2011

Synthesis of sulfonic ion exchangers for esterification catalysis

Skills

Organic Synthesis (small molecules and polymers, controlled radical polymerization,
high pressure polymerization, Glovebox and Schlenk techniques)
Material Characterization (GPC, NMR, MS, UV-Vis, FTIR, DLS, GC, HPLC, DSC, TGA)
Software: Linux, MS Office, OriginPro, PREDICI, EndNote, Adobe (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)