ANDRZEJ L. SOBOLEWSKI

Adress

Al. Lotnikow 32/46
02-668 Warszawa Poland

Phone

+(48-22) 843-66-01 (after connection dial 3210)

E-mail

sobola@ifpan.edu.pl

WWW

www.ifpan.edu.pl/ON-2/on21/sobola.html





EDUCATION


1989, Habilitation, Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences
Theory of Resonances in Molecular Photoionization

1981, Ph. D. in Molecular Physics, Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences
Role of Intramolecular Vibrations in Radiationless Decay of Excited Polyatomic Molecules

1977, M. Sc. in Physics, University of Warsaw
Theory of Radiationless Transitions in Molecular Charge-Transfer Complexes



PROFESIONAL POSITION


1991-present, Professor in the Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw

1981-1990, Assistant Professor in the Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw

1976-1981, Assistant in the Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw


RESEARCH ACTIVITIES AND AWARDS


2009 - Smoluchowski-Warburg-Prize of the Polish Physical Society and the German Physical Society

2008 - Copernicus Award (together with prof. Wolfgang Domcke from Technical University of Munich)

2007 - prize of the Polish Science Foundation in the pure science for discovery of the molecular mechanism of photostability of biological matter

2006 - present, member of the International Advisory Editorial Board of Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics (Royal Chemical Society)

2006 - present, MNiSW-DFG joint research project with the Chair of Theoretical Chemistry, Technical University of Munich (Prof. W. Domcke) entitled: "Photophysics of Organic Photostabilizers: ab initio quantum-chemical calculations and simulation of dynamics". Head of the Polish side.

2003 - 2007, member of the European COST Action P9: "Radiation Damage in Biomolecular Systems"

2001 - 2007, PAS-CNRS joint research project with the Laboratory of Molecular Photophysics, University of Paris-Sud (Dr. Christophe Jouvet). Title of the current project: " Photoinduced primary reactions in peptides". Head of the Polish side.

1990 - 1997, 2000 - 2006, joint PAS-DFG research projects with the Chair of Theoretical Chemistry, Technical University of Munich (Prof. W. Domcke). Title of the most recent project: "Theoretical Investigations on the Photophysics of DNA Bases and Their Dimers". Head of the Polish side.

1992 - 2007, head of four successive research grants of the Committee for Scientific Research of Poland, Title of the recent project: "Theoretical Investigations on the Mechanisms of Photostability of Organic Molecules"

1998 - 1999, guest professor at the University of Duesseldorf

1994, visiting scientist at the University of Arizona

1990, annual prize in physics of the Polish Academy of Sciences

1985 - 1986, 1987, 1990, Alexander von Humboldt Fellow at the Technical University of Munich, Germany


DIDACTICAL EXPERIENCE


Lecture "Electronic Structure Methods for Excited States: Theory and Practical Aspects", Department of Theoretical Chemistry, University of Duesseldorf, 1998-1999

Lectures of Quantum Chemistry at the College of Science in Warsaw, 1995-2002