A visit to Hartford

09.01.2015

On 2 – 7 November, 2014, Antoni Niepokólczycki, Director of the Materials and Structures Research Center, together with Michał Szmidt and Wojciech Manaj, Heads of the MSRC’s two subdivisions, participated in several meetings with UTC firms in Hartford, US.

The most important meetings were with the teams of Pratt & Whitney that have been cooperating with the MSRC for many years. These meetings led to defining and planning a number of activities aimed at intensifying of the cooperation. During the meeting with the management of the P&W an amendment to the existing agreement between the UTC and the Institute of Aviation has been signed to extend the cooperation until December 31, 2016.

Polish Innovation in Advanced Materials & Nanotechnologies

17.12.2014

On 1 December, 2014, Director of the Materials and Structures Research Center, Antoni Niepokólczycki, participated in the conference “Polish Innovation in Advanced Materials & Nanotechnologies” in Tel-Aviv.
The event, organized by the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Economy and the National Centre for Research and Development, attracted almost 60 participants from Poland including universities, research institutes, companies and public institutions. The Israeli side was represented by representatives of government, research institutes and universities. The conference also attracted a significant number of Israeli firms, including those from the aviation sector.

10 years laboratories Research Center for Materials and Structures

10.12.2014

On 8th December the Institute of Aviation was celebrating the 10th anniversary of the opening the laboratories in Materials and Structures Research Center.

Polish-American Innovation Week

03.12.2014

On 17 – 21 November, 2014, Director of the Materials and Structures Research Center, Antoni Niepokólczycki, participated in the Polish-American Innovation Week on the West Coast of the United States.
The event, organized by the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Science and Higher Education and the National Centre for Research and Development, attracted almost 200 participants from Poland including universities, research institutes, companies and public institutions.

Closing a doctoral degree

16.04.2014

February 26, 2014, the Council of the Faculty of Automotive and Construction Machinery Engineering of Warsaw University of Technology has conferred the title of Doctor of Technical Sciences to MSRC employee MSc. Michal Szmidt.
Ph.D. thesis was concerned with active vibration damping thin-walled structures using piezo elements.
Doctoral supervisor was Prof. Andrzej Tylikowski, PhD. Eng.
PhD Program was partly founded by Ministry of Science and Higher Education.

 

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