Robert Ko³os,
  • M.Sc., 1981 - Chemistry Department, University of Warsaw

  • Ph.D., 1991 - Institute of Physical Chemistry PAS, Warsaw

  • D.Sc., 2003 - Institute of Physical Chemistry PAS, Warsaw

  • Professor, 2013 - Institute of Physical Chemistry PAS, Warsaw
Education and professional experience outside IPC-PAS:
  • 1981-1982 - Astronomical Observatory, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Toruñ, Poland
  • 1992-1993 - Laboratoire de Photophysique Moléculaire, Orsay, France, postdoctoral
  • 1999, 2000, 2001 - Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, Zürich, Switzerland
  • 2000 - Technische Universität München, Garching, Germany
  • 2004 - Laboratoire de Photophysique Moléculaire, Orsay, France, invited professor
  • 2004 - Laboratoire Inter-Universitaire des Systemes Atmosphériques, Créteil, France, invited professor
  • 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009 - Université de Provence, Marseille, France, invited professor
  • 2007-2013 - professor, Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski University, Poland
  • Polish Chemical Society
Main research areas:
  • astrochemistry
  • molecular spectroscopy
Selected papers:
  1. M. Turowski, C. Crépin, S. Douin, M. Gronowski, I. Couturier-Tamburelli, N. Piétri, A Wasiak, and R. KO£OS; “Low temperature Raman spectra of cyanobutadiyne (HC5N)”; Vibrational Spectroscopy 62 (2012) 268.
  2. C. Crépin, M. Turowski, J. Ceponkus, S. Douin, S. Boyé-Péronne, M. Gronowski, and R. KO£OS “UV-induced growth of cyanopolyyne chains in cryogenic solids”; Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 13 (2011) 16780.
  3. J. Kre³owski, G. Galazutdinov, R. KO£OS; “Can H2CCC be the carrier of broad diffuse bands?”; Astrophysical Journal 735 (2011) 124.
  4. M. Turowski, C. Crépin, M. Gronowski, J.-C. Guillemin, A. Coupeaud, I. Couturier-Tamburelli, N. Piétri, and R. KO£OS; “Electronic absorption and phosphorescence of cyanodiacetylene”, J. Chem. Phys., 133 (2010) 074310
  5. J. Kre³owski, Y. Byaletsky, G.A. Galazutdinov, R. KO£OS, M. Gronowski, G. Lo Curto, “Evidence for diacetylene cation as the carrier of a diffuse interstellar band”, Astrophysical Journal 714 (2010) L64.
  6. R. KO£OS, M. Gronowski, J.Cz. Dobrowolski, “Prospects for the detection of interstellar cyanovinylidene”, Astrophysical Journal 701 (2009) 488-492.
  7. M. Turowski, M. Gronowski, C. Crépin, S. Douin, S. Boyé-Péronne, L. Monéron , R. KO£OS, “The C3N– anion: First detection of its electronic luminescence in rare gas solids”, J. Chem. Phys. 128 (2008) 164304.
  8. A. Coupeaud, M. Turowski, M. Gronowski, N. Piétri, I. Couturier-Tamburelli, R. KO£OS, J.-P. Aycard; “C5N– anion and new carbenic isomers of cyanodiacetylene: A matrix isolation IR study”, J. Chem. Phys. 128 (2008) 154303.
  9. R. KO£OS, M. Gronowski, and P. Botschwina, “Matrix isolation IR spectroscopic and ab initio studies of C3N- and related species”, J. Chem. Phys. 128 (2008) 154305.
  10. A. Coupeaud, M. Turowski, M. Gronowski, N. Piétri, I. Couturier-Tamburelli, R. KO£OS, J.-P. Aycard; “Spectroscopy of cyanodiacetylene in solid argon and the photochemical generation of isocyanodiacetylene”, J. Chem. Phys. 126 (2007) 164301.
  11. A. Coupeaud, R. KO£OS, I. Couturier-Tamburelli, J. P. Aycard, N. Piétri, “Photochemical synthesis of the cyanodiacetylene HC5N: A cryogenic matrix experiment.”, J. Phys. Chem. A 110 (2006) 2371
  12. R. KO£OS, “Exotic isomers of dicyanoacetylene: A density functional theory and ab initio study”, J. Chem. Phys. 117 (2002) 2063
  13. R. KO£OS and A.L. Sobolewski, “The infrared spectroscopy of HNCCC: matrix isolation and density functional theory study” Chem. Phys. Letters 344 (2001) 625
  14. R. KO£OS; “Photolysis of dicyanodiacetylene in argon matrices”; Chem. Phys. Letters 299/2 (1999) 247-251
  15. R.KO£OS, A.Salloum and H.Dubost; “Molecular hydrogen isotopomeres as traps of vibrational energy in low temperature matrices”; Chem.Phys.Letters, 254 (1996) 47
  16. R.KO£OS, Z.Zieliñski, Z.R.Grabowski and T.Mizerski; "Dicyanoacetylene photodissociation at 193 nm and at 248 nm studied by transient absorption spectroscopy. Production of CN, C2 and C3N"; Chem.Phys.Letters, 180 (1991) 73
  17. E.Kiszkurno, R.KO£OS, J.Kre³owski, A.Strobel; "The distribution of the extinction in the galactic disk"; Astronomy & Astrophysics 351 (1984) 337
Total number of publications: over 80