Dr Marcin Runowski

Assistant Proffessor


E-mail:  runowski@amu.edu.pl

Room No.: 3.115

Tel.: +48 829 1778


PhD: 2016 Adam Mickiewicz University, title: “Synthesis, surface modification and physicochemical characteristics of multifunctional, luminescent nanomaterials containing rare earth ions”.

MSc: 2012 Adam Mickiewicz University, title: “Synthesis and characterization of advanced nanophosphors and hybrid core/shell type nanomaterials, based on rare earth ions”.

Research topics

  • Synthesis, physicochemical characteristics and surface modification of luminescent-magnetic and luminescent-plasmonic core/shell type nanostructures
  • Plasmonic tuning and enhancement of lanthanide-based NPs luminescence by noble metal (Au, Ag) NPs
  • High-pressure luminescence studies
  • Synthesis, physicochemical characteristics and surface modification of hybrid, inorganic-organic nanomaterials exhibiting tunable multicolor emission
  • Lanthanide spectroscopy: down- and up-conversion phenomena

Research achievements

  • Publication of research results:
    • Marcin Runowski, Szymon Goderski, Jan Paczesny, Monika Księżopolska-Gocalska, Anna Ekner-Grzyb, Tomasz Grzyb, Jakub D. Rybka, Michael Giersig, Stefan Lis, Preparation of Biocompatible, Luminescent-Plasmonic Core/Shell Nanomaterials Based on Lanthanide and Gold Nanoparticles Exhibiting SERS Effects, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2016, 120 (09.2016),  23788–23798
    • Marcin Runowski, Tomasz Grzyb, Anna Zep, Paulina Krzyczkowska, Ewa Gorecka, Michael Giersig, Stefan Lis, Eu3+ and Tb3+ doped LaPO4 nanorods, modified with luminescent organic compound, exhibiting tunable multicolour emission, RSC Advances, 4 (09.2014), 46305-46312
    • Marcin Runowski, Anna Ekner-Grzyb, Lucyna Mrówczyńska, Sangeetha Balabhadra, Tomasz Grzyb, Jan Paczesny, Anna Zep, Stefan Lis, Synthesis and Organic Surface Modification of Luminescent, Lanthanide-Doped Core/Shell Nanomaterials (LnF3@SiO2@NH2@Organic Acid) for Potential Bioapplications: Spectroscopic, Structural, and in Vitro Cytotoxicity EvaluationLangmuir, 30, (07.2014), 9533–9543, IF = 4.38


  • 2016, Award for best poster in the chemical section, during the III International scientific conference "Oxygenalia 2016"

  • 2015 and 2016, START scholarship from the Foundation for Polish Science for Young Scientists (FNP)

  • 2015, Scholarship of the Polish Minister of Science and Higher Education for PhD students, for oustanding scientific achievements in the academic year 2015/2016

  • 2015, Distinction for the best oral presentation during International Science Conference „Chemistry, Environment and Nanotechnology” (CEN), 15-17.04.2015, Gdańsk

  • 2014, Second place in the competition for the best scientific poster during international conference entitled: „4th Summer Symposium on Nanomaterials and their application to Biology and Medicine” (15-18.06.2014 Poznań)

  • 2012, First Place for the best scientific poster, in materials chemistry category, during 55 Scientific Congress of Polish Chemical Society (PTCHEM), 16-20.09.2012, Białystok

  • 2011, Award for best poster at the conference "Wielkopolska Centre for Advanced Technology Materials and Biomaterials", 28-29.11.2011, Poznan.

  • 2011, First Place - Gold Medal Chemistry, in a national competition for the best bachelor/engineering thesis made in the academic year 2010/2011, organized by the Institute of Physical Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences

  • 2011, Distinction of Polish Chemical Society (PTChem) of „Janina Janikowa Award” for the best master thesis made in the academic year 2011/2012


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