Structural Dynamics
Research Group

Department of Chemistry

University of Warsaw













Welcome & News

Dear Guest,

    you have just found yourself on the website dedicated mainly to our research placed between Chemistry, Physics and Materials Science. You may find here some information about us, our latest activities, articles, awards, conferences, software, as well as some materials concerning the following research areas, which are among our scientific interests:

  • Photocrystallography and solid-state structural dynamics

  • Solid-state spectroscopy

  • Chemical and physical crystallography for materials science

  • Accurate crystallography under ambient and extreme conditions

  • Computational chemistry

  • Instrumentation and software development

  • Crystal engineering

    Please feel free to contact us whenever you seek for some more information. We are always happy to answer your questions and to start new interesting collaborations!

Katarzyna N. Jarzembska & Radosław Kamiński      

18th May 2020

18st November 2019

The PRELUDIUM BIS grant has been awarded to Kasia by the National Science Centre in Poland for the proposal entitled: "MXO2-ISOMER: in search of colour-changing photoswitchable materials based on 4th-row transition-metal complexes with simple ambidentate ligands".

The OPUS grant has been awarded to Radek by the National Science Centre in Poland for the proposal entitled: "THIO-SWITCH: towards novel photo-active switchable materials – exploration of dithienylethene-based transition-metal complexes via advanced in situ photocrystallographic and spectroscopic approaches".

24th September 2019

24st September 2019

Kasia was awarded the habilitation degree by the Faculty Board of the Department of Chemistry.

Kasia and Radek were both awarded the dean prize for their joint scientific achievements regarding luminescence and thermochromic studies of coordination compounds.

21st September 2019

19th August 2019

Radek was appointed by the Rector of the University of Warsaw to be a member of the Scientific Discipline Council in Chemistry.

Kasia was invited to co-chair a microsymposium at the 25th IUCr Meeting in Prague next year, entitled "Large scale facilities for quantum crystallography research".


  Department of Chemistry,

  University of Warsaw

  Żwirki i Wigury 101, 02-089,

  Warsaw, Poland

  (109A Office, Radiochem. Bldg) (K.N.J.) (R.K.)

  +48 22 55 26 757 (K.N.J)

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