International Research

Current international research projects

International research projects implemented at MCSU

  • Name of project: Sustainable urban development in the European Arctic. Towards Enhanced Transnational Cooperation in Remote Regions
    Funding source: National Science Center,  BEETHOVEN CLASSIC programme
    Faculty: Faculty of Earth Sciences and Spatial Management
    Duration: 1.10.2020 – 30.09.2023
    MCSU Coordinator: dr hab Michał Łuszczuk

  • Name of project: Bargaining for working conditions and social rights of migrant workers in CEE Countries
    Funding source: European Commission
    Faculty: Faculty of Philosophy and Sociology
    Duration: 1.09.2020 – 31.07.2022
    MCSU Coordinator: dr Dominika Polkowska
  • 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, Global
    Faculty: Faculty of Chemistry
    Duration: 01.10.2017 – 30.09.2020 
    MCSU Coordinator: Patryk Oleszczuk, Ph.D. Prof. UMCS
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  • 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

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