Zachodniopomorski Uniwersytet Technologiczny w Szczecinie


Szymon Kugler PhD Eng.

principal investigator (PI) who is a PI ?
assistant professor

Polymer Institute
Faculty of Chemical Technology and Engineering
West Pomeranian University of Technology, Szczecin
ulica Kazimierza Pulaskiego 10
PL-70322 Szczecin, Poland
phone: +48 91 4494833


Scientific interests:

  • polymer coatings
  • paints and varnishes
  • polymer nanocomposites
  • carbon nanotubes
  • graphene
  • sustainable and eco-friendly materials

and also:

  • technology & commercialization
  • capital investments
  • psychology
  • ...and many more

PI in independent research projects:

1. "BIO-POWdER: Protective powder coatings
based on economically - competitive raw materials"

Financing source: Polish National Centre for Research and Development
Period: 2018-2020
Budget: 1 200 000 PLN

2. "Electroconductive polymeric coatings containing
carbon nanofillers and dielectric domains"

Financing source: Polish National Science Centre
Period: 2015-2018
Budget: 150 000 PLN

Postgraduate education:

Science Management & Commercialization, Stanford University (USA)
year of qualification: 2015

Chemical Engineering (PhD), West Pomeranian University of Technology
year of qualification: 2017

Co-investigator in research projects financed by:
European Commision (FP7 Programme)
Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education


Scholarship of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education (twice)
Scholarship of the President of the city of Szczecin


Publications in journals:

Progress in Organic Coatings

Journal of Applied Polymer Science

Polimery (Warsaw)

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Journal reviews:

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering

Progress in Organic Coatings

MDPI Coatings