Research & Development

Current international research projects

International research projects implemented by MCSU employees:

  • Name of project: Biochar Modification and the Implication
    Funding source: 
    Sheng 1 - Polish-Chinese Funding
    Faculty of Chemistry
    MCSU Coordinator: Patryk Oleszczuk, Ph.D. Prof. UMCS
    Partners from China: 
    Kunming University of Science & Technology

  • Name of project: Theoretical investigation of the low and middle energy nuclear fusion
    Funding source: Sheng 1 - Polish-Chinese Funding
    Faculty: Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science
    Duration: 01.06.2019-31.05.2022
    MCSU Coordinator: prof. dr hab. Krzysztof Pomorski
    Partners from China: Tsnghua University in Beijing, Anyang Normal University in Anyang, China Institute of Atomic Energy 

  • Name of project: Nodule microbiome of Trifolium rubens and T.africanum: composition and function of bacterial inhabitants (TRIFOMIKRO)
    Funding source: 
    National Research Foundation (NRF) of South Africa and the Polish National Centre for Research and Development (NCBR) Joint Research Programme
    Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology
    MCSU Coordinator: Michał Kalita, Ph.D.
    Partners from South Africa: 
    University of Pretoria
  • Name of project: Effect of water and wastewater treatment on the properties of engineered nanomaterials (ENMs) in context of their fate, toxicity and interaction with other contaminants (SAFEnano)
    Funding source: Horizon 2020, Individual Fellowship
    Faculty: Faculty of Chemistry
    Duration: 01.10.2017 – 30.09.2020 
    MCSU Coordinator: Patryk Oleszczuk, Ph.D. Prof. UMCS
    Project website:
  • Name of project: Long-distance electrical signaling systems in plants - adaptation to the change from water to terrestrial environment
    Funding source: DAINA 1 programme, National Science Center
    Faculty: Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology
    Duration: 1.10.2018 – 30.09.2021
    MCSU Coordinator: prof. Kazimierz Trębacz

  • Name of project: DT.Uni. - Design Thinking Approach for an Interdisciplinary University
    Funding source: Foundation for the Development of the Education System ERASMUS+
    Department: International Cooperation Center
    Duration: 01.09.2017 – 31.08.2020 
    MCSU Coordinator: Joanna Górka
    Project website:,13513,1.lhtm

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