Ostwald ripening in an oxide-on-metal system (FeO/Ru)

The group will contribute to the development of a biosensor to battle the COVID-19 pandemic

The Rector of the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań granted 79 968 PLN to Dr. Mikołaj Lewandowski and his group to develop a biosensor for the detection of the SARS-CoV-2 virus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic. The sensor will be based on thin iron oxide film and the detection will utilize UV light.

The position is being held from 01.08.2020

From 01.08.2020, Dr. Mikołaj Lewandowski holds the Associate Professor position at the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland. This is related to Dr. Lewndowski's recently approved habilitation in Physics.

The habilitation was approved on 09.06.2020

On 09.06.2020, the Council of Astronomy and Physical Sciences Disciplines of the University of Wrocław, Poland, approved the habilitation in Physics of Dr. Mikołaj Lewandowski

Materials Special Issue
The issue is titled "Functional Surface Structures and Thin Solid Films"

Dr. Mikołaj Lewandowski was invited to be the Guest Editor for the Special Issue of Materials (MDPI) titled "Functional Surface Structures and Thin Solid Films"

The deadline for manuscripts submission is 31.03.2020

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The microscope was constructed by CreaTec Fischer & Co. GmbH and is being installed at the NanoBioMedical Centre AMU

The installation takes place at the NanoBioMedical Centre of the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań. The microscope operates at T < 5 K and is equipped with a superconductive coil that produces a magnetic field of 2 T oriented perpendicular to the samples' surface.

The webpage can be accessed at the address

The webpage was designed and created by Iguana Studio from Poznań, Poland, in cooperation with Dr. Mikołaj Lewandowski and the Group. The old webpage can be still accessed at