Mechanical Engineering

(ITSSiE)

  • Research and development of efficient and environmentally friendly future combustion engines. (Contact person: dr hab. inż. Jacek Hunicz, e-mail: j.hunicz@pollub.pl)
  • Development of the piston-rings-cylinder system to enhance its mechanical efficiency, life and reliability, and to reduce toxic exhaust emissions from combustion engines.(Contact person: dr hab. inż. Grzegorz Koszałka; e-mail: g.koszalka@pollub.pl)
  • Analysis and optimization of technical transportation systems, with particular emphasis on safety aspects, economic factors and environmental hazards. (Contact person: dr hab. inż. Paweł Droździel, prof. PL, e-mail: p.drozdziel@pollub.pl)
  • Optimization of the design of machines and equipment for process engineering, food and environmental protection industries, with particular emphasis on process quality, reduced energy consumption and environmental aspects. (Contact person: dr inż. Konrad Kowalik, e-mail: k.kowalik@pollub.pl)

(KKMiTOP)

  • Research on metal forming processes using rotational methods and a three-slide forging press. (Contact person: prof. dr hab. inż. Zbigniew Pater, e-mail: z.pater@pollub.pl)

(KTMPiNL)

  • Theoretical fundamentals, design optimization and improvement of operating conditions for wind turbines, aircraft and automotive powertrains. (Contact person: prof. dr hab. inż. Mirosław Wendeker, e-mail: m.wendeker@pollub.pl)

(KPS)

  • Optimization of the design, maintenance and manufacturing technology of automotive vehicles. The research involves detailed issues concerning combustion engines, the use of biofuels for combustion engines, modification of the surface layer of vehicle parts, road wheel mechanics and automotive electrical engineering. (Contact person: dr hab. inż. Rafał Longwic, e-mail: r.longwic@pollub.pl)
  • Tests of vehicles involved in road traffic events in the Laboratory for the Reconstruction of Road Traffic Accidents. (Contact person: dr hab. inż. Rafał Longwic, e-mail: r.longwic@pollub.pl)

(KTiPTP)

  • Research on the effect of processing conditions on the properties and structure of products made of selected polymeric materials. (Contact person: dr hab. inż. Tomasz Klepka, email: t.klepka@pollub.pl)

(KPKMiM)

  • Computer-aided modelling, analysis and design of machines and mechanisms. (Contact person: prof. dr hab. inż. Józef Jonak, e-mail: j.jonak@pollub.pl)
  • Monitoring and vibroacoustic diagnostics systems for machines, equipment and aircraft power units. (Contact person: prof. dr hab. inż. Józef Jonak, e-mail: j.jonak@pollub.pl)
  • Measurement and visualization of sound sources, noise testing. (Contact person: prof. dr hab. inż. Józef Jonak, e-mail: j.jonak@pollub.pl)
  • Measurement of residual signals for the diagnostics, forecasting and genesis of machinery technical state. (Contact person: prof. dr hab. inż. Józef Jonak, e-mail: j.jonak@pollub.pl)
  • Training in vibroacoustic diagnostics of machines. (Contact person: prof. dr hab. inż. Józef Jonak, e-mail: j.jonak@pollub.pl)
  • Numerical analysis of failure of isotropic and orthotropic materials, numerical simulations of dynamic and coupled problems. (Contact person: dr hab. inż. H. Dębski, prof. PL, e-mail: h.debski@pollub.pl)
  • Experimental impact testing of thin-walled composite structures and energy absorber elements. (Contact person: dr hab. inż. H. Dębski, e-mail: prof. PL h.debski@pollub.pl)

(KPIP)

  • Research on the physical properties of the surface layer and surface geometry accuracy of machine parts produced as a result of the development of machinery, equipment and technological processes. (Contact person: prof. dr hab. inż. Józef Kuczmaszewski, e-mail: j.kuczmaszewski@pollub.pl)
  • The fundamentals of technological and design-related assessment of metal adhesive joints, the investigation and determination of correlations between free surface energy and adhesive joint strength. (Contact person: prof. dr hab. inż. Józef Kuczmaszewski, e-mail: j.kuczmaszewski@pollub.pl)
  • Optimization of machining processes and their impact on tool life and the geometric and dimensional accuracy of thin-walled parts. (Contact person: prof. dr hab. inż. Józef Kuczmaszewski, e-mail: j.kuczmaszewski@pollub.pl)

(KMS)

  • Research on the nonlinear dynamics, bifurcation and deterministic chaos of mechanical systems, control and stability of active structures.(Contact person: prof. dr hab. inż. Jerzy Warmiński, e-mail: j.warminski@pollub.pl),(Contact person: dr inż. Jarosław Latalski, e-mail: j.latalski@pollub.pl),(Contact person: dr inż. Andrzej Mitura, e-mail: a.mitura@pollub.pl),(Contact person: dr inż. Marcin Bocheński, e-mail: m.bochenski@pollub.pl)
  • Modelling of the mechanics of materials and the stability of structures.(Contact person: dr hab. inż. Andrzej Teter, prof. PL, e-mail: a.teter@pollub.pl),(Contact person: dr inż. Sylwester Samborski, e-mail: s.samborki@pollub.pl)
  • Energy recovery in nonlinear mechanical systems.(Contact person: dr hab. inż. Krzysztof Kęcik, e-mail: k.kecik@pollub.pl),(Contact person: dr hab. inż. Marek Borowiec, e-mail: m.borowiec@pollub.pl)
  • Vibration reduction, modelling and analysis of the dynamics of machining processes.(Contact person: dr inż. Andrzej Weremczuk, e-mail: a.weremczuk@pollub.pl),(Contact person: dr hab. inż. Rafał Rusinek, prof. PL, e-mail: r.rusinek@pollub.pl)
  • Computational modelling of the mechanics of the human middle ear using intelligent prosthetics. (Contact person: dr hab. inż. Rafał Rusinek, prof. PL, e-mail: r.rusinek@pollub.pl),(Contact person: prof. dr hab. inż. Jerzy Warmiński, e-mail: j.warminski@pollub.pl)

(KFS)

  • Research on the development, characteristics and physical properties of volumetric and thin layer materials. (Contact person: prof. dr hab. Grzegorz Gładyszewski, email: g.gladyszewski@pollub.pl)

(KA)

  • Modelling, optimization and automation of complex manufacturing systems. Quality assurance and management. (Contact person: prof. dr hab. Grzegorz Litak, e-mail: g.litak@pollub.pl)

(ITSI)

  • Research on the effect of technological, organizational and operating factors on parameters of manufacturing systems. (Contact person: prof. dr hab. inż. Antoni Świć, email: a.swic@pollub.pl)
  • Geometric properties of analytic and meromorphic functions. (Contact person: dr Paweł Zaprawa, email: p.zaprawa@pollub.pl)

(KIM)

  • Research on the structure and properties of functional materials.
  • The research activities focus on the development, structural analysis, mechanical properties, resistance and the use of materials such as composites and biomaterials. In addition, they involve studies on protective coating and enhancing surface layer properties. The above activities involve both experimental tests and numerical computations. (Contact person: prof. dr hab. Barbara Surowska, email: b.surowska@pollub.pl)
  • Manufacturing technologies for composite materials.The research activities focus on the development and enhancement of manufacturing technologies for composite and hybrid materials (sandwich, fibre metal laminates and others). The studies involve experimental tests, non-destructive testing and validation. (Contact person: prof. dr hab. Barbara Surowska, email: b.surowska@pollub.pl)