Employee profile

DSc Barbara Jachimska prof. IKiFP PAN

Employee since 1991

Room: 109

Phone: +48 12 6395 203

E-mail: ncjachim(at)cyf-kr.edu.pl

Research topics:

Stability of colloid and bio-colloid systems. Electrokinetics phenomena with application to colloid and bio-colloid particles.







Adsorption of bio-molecules, macromolecules.







Rheology of suspension, dynamic viscosity measurements.

Methodology:

Diffusion coefficients, electrophoretic mobility and dynamic viscosity of polyelectrolytes and proteins.







Adsorption of proteins on solid/liquid interface using optical and fluorescent microscopy.

Achievements:

DSc (2012) J. Haber Institute of Catalysis and Surface Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences,Kraków “Polyelectrolytes and protein conformation in solution and the topology of the layers formed on the surfaces







PhD (2001) Institute of Catalysis and Surface Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Krakow







MSc (1990) Eng. Mineral Processing and Environmental Protection, Technical University of Mining and Metallurgy in Cracow, "Column flotation of sulfur ore "







MSc (1987) Engineering Chemistry, Technical University of Mining and Metallurgy in Cracow, "Ceramics binders for BN".















Professional training:







2017 University of Strathclyde, Scotland, Mobility for learners and staff,UK







2017 University of Limerick, Ireland, Mobility for learners and staff







2016 National Center for Nanoscience and Technology (NCNST), Beijing China, Bilateral cooperation between Polish Academy of Sciences and Chinese Academy of Sciences







2016 University of Strathclyde, Scotland, Mobility for learners and staff







2015 University of Cambridge” TOP 500 Innovators-Science-Management Commercialisation”, UK







2015 University of Oxford “TOP 500 Innovators-Science-Management Commercialisation”, UK







2014 University of Strathclyde, Scotland, Erasmus+, Key Action 1 – Mobility for learners and staff – Higher Education Student and Staff Mobility, Glasgow, UK







2013 "SPiN - Effective Entrepreneur and Researcher" implemented by the European Social Fund under the Programme Human Capital Operational Priority VIII: Regional human resources, Action 8.2: Transfer of knowledge 8.2.1: Support for co-operation between science and business, (3 months)







2001/2002 Post-Doctoral Associate at University Louise Pasteur in frame research of project EC 5th FP GRDI-2000-26823„ SIMI” (2001-2004) “Surface Improvement on Metals Implants“, Strasbourg, France







1996 Institute of Physical Chemistry Bulgarian Academy of Sciences in Sofia, Bulgaria in frame of Polish- Bulgarian Joint Research Project “Polymer Foams”







1994 University of Paisley, Scotland, Tempus Project "Environmental protection through analytical science"







1993 University of Dortmund and Max Planck Institute of Material Science, Germany, Tempus Project “Environmental protection through analytical science”







1992 Max Planck Institute for Colloids and Interfaces in Berlin, Germany in frame Polish-Germen Joint Research Project “Adsorption at interface and stability of dispersed system”















Professional Societies:















Association of TOP 500 Innovators since 2015







Bioelectrochemical Society (BES) since 2005







American Chemical Society (ACS) since 2005







European Society of Colloids and Interfaces Society since 2005















2019

  • K. Harazny, K. Walas, P. Urbańska, T. Witko, W. Snoch, A. Siemek, B. Jachimska, M. Krzan, B. Napruszewska, M. Witko, S. Bednarz, M. Guzik, “Polyhydroxyalkanoate derived hydrogen bond donors for synthesis of new Deep Eutectic Solvents”, Green Chemistry, DOI 10.1039/C9GC00387H
  • S. Świątek, P. Komorek, G. Turner, B. Jachimska, "β-lactoglobulin as a potential carrier for bioactive molecules", Bioelectrochemistry, 126 (2019) 137-145
  • K. Tokarczyk, B. Jachimska, "Characterization of G4 PAMAM Dendrimer Complexes with 5-Fluorouracil and their Interactions with Bovine Serum Albumin", Colloids and Surfaces A, 561 (2019) 357-363
  • S. Swiatek, P. Komorek, B. Jachimska, "Adsorption of β-lactoglobulin A on gold surface determined in situ by QCM-D measurements,", Food Hydrocolloids doi.org/10.1016/j.foodhyd.2019.01.007, (2019)
  • B. Jachimska, "Physicochemical characterisation of PAMAM dendrimer as a multifunctional nanocarriers”, Nanoparticles in Pharmacotherapy, 1st Edition", Elsevier ISBN: 9780128165041, (2019)
  • N. Alkudasi, B. A. Russell, B. Jachimska, D. Birch, Y. Chen, "Detecting Lysozyme Unfolding via the Fluorescence of Lysozyme Encapsulated Gold Nanoclusters", J. Mater. Chem. B, DOI-10.1039/C9TB00009G , (2019)
  • Haraźna, K., Walas, K., Urbańska, P., Witko, T., Snoch, W., Siemek, A., Jachimska, B., Krzan, M., Napruszewska, B.D., Witko, M., Bednarz, S., and Guzik, M. , "Polyhydroxyalkanoate-derived hydrogen-bond donors for the synthesis of new deep eutectic solvents", Green Chem., (2019)
  • K. Śpiewak, B. Jachimska, S. Świątek, M. Brindell, "Induction of transferrin aggregation by indazolium [tetrachlorobis(1H-indazole)2ruthenate(III)] (KP1019) and its biological implication ", New J. Chem. DOI: 10.1039/C9NJ01342C , (2019)
  • K. Kubiak-Ossowska, B.Jachimska, M. A. Qaraghuli, P. Mulheran, "Protein interactions with negatively charged inorganic surfaces: simulation and experiment", Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science, (2019)

2018

  • K. Kurpiewska, A. Biela, J. Loch, S. Świątek, B. Jachimska, K. Lewiński, "Insight into amyloidal aggregation of beta-lactoglobulin: high pressure structural studies", Colloids and Surface B: Biointerface, 161 (2018) 387-393
  • B. Jachimska, S. Świątek, J. I. Loch, K. Lewiński, T. Luxbacher , "Adsorption effectiveness of β-lactoglobulin onto gold surface determined by quartz crystal microbalance", Bioelectrochemistry, 121 (2018) 95-104
  • K. Tokarczyk, K. Kubiak-Ossowska, B. Jachimska, P. Mulheran, "Energy Landscape of Negatively Charged BSA Adsorbed on a Negatively Charged Silica Surface", The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, (2018) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.7b12484
  • K.L. Zapadka, B. Jachimska, G. Liskiewicz, "Cambridge-Oxford-London Innovation Ecosystem", Innovation & Impact, ISBN 978-83-65644-02-2 (2018)
  • B. A. Russell, B. Jachimska, Y. Chen , "Polyallylamine hydrochloride coating enhances the fluorescence emission of Human Serum Albumin encapsulated gold nanoclusters", Journal of Photochemistry & Photobiology, B: Biology, 187 (2018) 131-137
  • K. Tokarczyk, B. Jachimska, "Characterization of G4 PAMAM Dendrimer Complexes with 5-Fluorouracil and their Interactions with Bovine Serum Albumin", Colloids and Surfaces A, doi.org/10.1016/j.colsurfa.2018.10.080, (2018)

2017

  • B. A. Russell, B. Jachimska P. Komorek, P. A. Mulheran, Y. Chen, "Lysozyme Encapsulated Gold Nanoclusters: Effects of Cluster Synthesis on Natural Protein Characteristics", Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys, 19 (2017) 7228-7235
  • K. Kubiak-Ossowska, K. Tokarczyk, B. Jachimska, P. Mulheran, "Bovine Serum Albumin Adsorption mechanism at silica surface revealed by Molecular Dynamics and Experimental Study", The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 121 (2017) 3975-3986
  • K. Tokarczyk, B. Jachimska , "Quantitative interpretation of PAMAM dendrimers adsorption on silica surface", J. Colloids and Surface, 503 (2017) 86-94
  • Innovation and Impact: Special issue 1, "Cambridge-Oxford-London Innovation Ecosystem", ISBN 978-83-65644-32-9, (2017)
  • B.Jachimska, Z. Adamczyk, Wiskozymetr kapilarny grawitacyjny, Polish Patent Application, P.422641 (25.08.2017)

2016

  • B. Jachimska, K. Tokarczyk, M. Łapczyńska, A. Puciul-Malinowska, S. Zapotoczny , "Structure of bovine serum albumin adsorbed on silica investigated by quartz crystal microbalance", Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 489 (2016) 163-172
  • B. Jachimska, K. Tokarczyk, "Combining Surface Plasmon Resonance and Quartz Crystal Microbalance To Determine Hydration of Dendrimer Monolayers", J. Phys. Chem. C, 120(35) (2016) 19678-19685
  • K. Kubiak-Ossowska, B. Jachimska, P. Mulheran, "How Negatively Charged Proteins Adsorb to Negatively Charged Surfaces - a Molecular Dynamics Study of BSA Adsorption on Silica", J. Phys. Chem. B, 120(40) (2016) 10463-10468
  • B. Russell, B. Jachimska, I. Kralka, P. Mulheran, Y. Chen, "Human Serum Albumin Encapsulated Gold Nanoclusters: Effects of Cluster Synthesis on Natural Protein Characteristics", J. Phys. Chem. B, 4 (2016) 6876-6882

2015

  • M. Ćwięka, K. Kubiak-Ossowska, P. Mulheran, B. Jachimska, "Experimental and Theoretical Methods as a Tool for the Interpretation of Lysozyme Immobilization at a Silica Surface", The FEBS Journal, 282 (2015) 329
  • K. Tokarczyk, B. Jachimska, "Understanding the mechanism of dendrimers adsorption onto oppositely charged surfaces using surface plasmon resonance and quartz crystal microbalance techniques", The FEBS Journal, 282 (2015) 245
  • K. Kubiak-Ossowska, M. Cwieka, A. Kaczynska, B. Jachimska, P.A. Mulheran, "Lysozyme adsorption at a silica surface using simulation and experiment: Effects of pH on protein layer structure", Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 17 (2015) 24070-24077

2014

  • W.Barzyk, K. Lunkenheimer, P. Warszynski, B. Jachimska, A. Pomianowski, "Effect of molecular structure of amphiphiles on the surface pressure and electric surface potential isotherms at the air/solution interface", Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 443 (2014) 515-524
  • E. Jamróz, G. Para, B. Jachimska, K. Szczepanowicz, P. Warszyński, A. Para, "Albumin – furcellarane complexes as cores for nanoencapsulation", Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 441 (2014) 880-884
  • K. Bieda, B. Jachimska, "Poly (amidoamine) (PAMAM) dendrimers: physicochemical characterization for multifunctional applications", The FEBS Journal, 281 (2014) 665-666
  • M. Ćwięka, K. Kubiak–Ossowska, P. Mulheran , B. Jachimska, "Lysozyme Adsorption at SiO2 and Mica Surfaces: Atomistic Molecular Dynamics and Experiments", The FEBS Journal, 281 (2014) 628
  • E. Jamróz, G. Para, B. Jachimska, K. Szczepanowicz, P. Warszyński, A. Para, "Albumin-furcellaran complexes as cores for nanoencapsulation", Colloids and Surfaces A, 441 (2014) 880-884

2013

  • B. Jachimska, M. Łapczynska, S. Zapotoczny, "Reversible Swelling Process of 6th Generation  Poly (amidoamine) (PAMAM) Dendrimers Molecule as Determined by Quartz Crystal Microbalance (QCM) Technique", Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 117 (2013) 1136-1145
  • J.Kulbacka, M.Kotulska, N.Rembiałowska, A. Chromańska, I.Kamińska, A. Garbiec, J.Rossowska, M.Daczewska, B.Jachimska, J.Saczko, "Cellular stress induced by photodynamic reaction with CoTPPS and MnTMPyPCl5 in combination with electropoation in human colon adenocarcinoma cell lines (LoVo and LoVoDX)", Cell Stress and Chaperones, 18 (2013) 719-731

2012

  • B. Jachimska, A.Pajor, "Physico-Chemical Characterization of Bovine Serum Albumin in solution and as deposited on surfaces", Bioelectrochemistry, 87 (2012) 136-146
  • B. Jachimska, A. Kozlowska, A. Pajor-Swierzy, "Protonation of Lysozymes and Its Consequences for the Adsorption onto a Mica Surface", Langmuir, 28 (2012) 11502-11510
  • B. Jachimska, M. Łapczynska, S. Zapotoczny, "Reversible Swelling Process of 6th Generation Poly (amidoamine) (PAMAM) Dendrimers Molecule as Determined by Quartz Crystal Microbalance (QCM) Technique", J. Phys. Chem. C, (2012) DOI:10.1021/jp307832p

2011

  • D. Kuźmicz, M. Kępczyński, J. Bednar, V. Mistrikova, B. Jachimska, M. Nowakowska, "“Silicone Nano/Microstructures Obtained in Ionic Polymerization”", Macromolecular Symposia,, 308 (2011) 43-48

2010

  • B.Jachimska, T.Jasiński, P.Warszyński, Z.Adamczyk, "Conformations of Poly(allylamine hydrochloride) in Electrolyte Solutions: Experimental Measurements and Theoretical Modeling", Colloids Surf. A, 355(1-3) (2010) 7-15
  • A. Lewandowska, M. Kępczyński, J. Bednar, E. Rzad, V. Moravcikova, B. Jachimska, M. Nowakowska, , "“Silicone-stabilized liposomes”, ", Colloid and Polymer Science, 288 (2010) 37-45
  • J. Kulbacka,. J Saczko, N. Skolucka, M. Majkowski, A. Choromanska, A. Chwilkowska, I. Kaminska, M. Kotulska, B. Jachimska, , "Transport via cell membrane of the novel porphyrins enhanced by electroporation in vitro as anticancer therapy", FEBS Journal, 277 (2010) 208
  • B. Jachimska, "“Physicochemical characterization of anisotropic molecules (polyelectrolytes and proteins) in bulk solutions” Chapter 4 in “Colloids in Biotechnology”, Series: Surfactant Sciences,", Edited by M. Fanun, CRC Press, 2010, Vol.152, 79-124, [978-1-4398-3080-2]

2009

  • Z.Adamczyk, B.Jachimska, T.Jasiński, P.Warszyński, M.Wasilewska "Structure of Poly(sodium 4-styrenesulfonate( (PSS) in Electrolyte Solutions: Theoretical Modeling and Measurements", Colloids Surf. A, 343 (2009) 96-103
  • K.Pamin, B.Jachimska, K.Onik, J.Połtowicz, R.Grabowski "Electrostatic Self-assembly of Polyoxometalates on Chitosan as Catalysts of Oxidation of Cyclic Hydrocarbons", Catal. Lett., 127 (2009) 167
  • M.Wasilewska, Z.Adamczyk, B.Jachimska "Structure of Fibrinogen in Electrolyte Solutions Derived from Dynamic Light Scattering (DLS) and Viscosity Measurements", Langmuir, 25 (2009) 3698-3704
  • A.Lewandowska, M.Kępczyński, J.Bednar, E.Rząd, V.Moravcikova, B.Jachimska, M.Nowakowska "Silicone-stabilized Liposomes", Colloid Polymer Sci., (2009), DOI: 10.1007/s00396-009-2124-y

2008

  • B.Jachimska, M.Wasilewska, Z.Adamczyk "Characterization of Globular Protein Solutions by Dynamic Light Scattering, Electrophoretic Mobility, and Viscosity Measurements", Langmuir, 24 (2008) 6866-6872
  • K.Nawalany, B.Kozik, Sz.Zapotoczny, M.Kumorek, B.Jachimska, M.Kępczyński, M.Nowakowska "Properties of PEG Supported Tetraarylporphyrin in Aqueous Solution and Its Interaction with Liposomal Membranes", J. Phys. Chem. B, 112 (2008) 12231
  • K.Rosół, K.Szczubiałka, B.Jachimska, Sz.Zapotoczny, M.Nowakowska, "Interaction of a Smart Cationic Polyelectrolyte Based on a Hydroxypropylcellulose with an Anionic Surfactant", J. Appl. Polymer Sc., 105 (2008) 3184-3189
  • M. Kępczyński, K.Nawalany, M. Kumorek, A. Kobierska, B. Jachimska, M. Nowakowska, "„Which physical and structural factors of liposome carriers control their drug-loading efficiency? ", Chemistry and Physics of Lipids, 155 (2008) 7-15
  • Z.Adamczyk, K.Jaszczółt, B.Jachimska "Określenie właściwości fizykochemicznych i stabilności termicznej hydroksyapatytu", Prace Instytutu Odlewnictwa, 48 (2008) 21-29
  • Z.Adamczyk, K.Jaszczółt, A.Karwiński, B.Jachimska "Physicochemical Characteristics of Binders and Liquid Slurries Used for Investment Casting of Reactive Metals", in: "Physical and Chemical Processes in Metal Casting" (A.Baliński, Ed.), Foundry Research Institute, Kraków 2008, pp 9-20 [ISBN 978-83-88770-32-6]

2007

  • A. Galińska-Rakoczy, B. Jachimska, H. Strzelecka-Gołaszewska "Mechanism of Actin Polymerisation by Myosin Subfragment-1 Probed by Dynamic Light Scattering", Bioelectrochem., 70 (2007), 53-57
  • B. Jachimska, Z. Adamczyk "Characterization of Rheological Properties of Colloid Zirconia", J. European Ceramic Soc., 27 (2007) 2209-2215
  • B. Jachimska, Z. Adamczyk, , "„Characterization of rheological properties of colloid zirconia” ", J. Eur. Ceramic Soc. , 27 (2007) 2209-2015

2006

  • Z. Adamczyk, A. Bratek, B. Jachimska, T. Jasiński, P. Warszyński, "Structure of Poly(acrylic)acid in Electrolyte Solutions Determined from Simulations and Viscosity Measurements", J. Phys. Chem. B, 110 (2006) 22426-22435
  • M. Kępczyński, K. Nawalany, B. Jachimska, M. Romek, M. Nowakowska "Interaction of Porphyrin Covalently Attached to Poly(ethylene glycol) with Liposomal Membrane", Colloids Surf. B, 49 (2006) 22-30

2005

  • A. Galińska-Rakoczy, B. Jachimska, H. Strzelecka-Gołaszewska "Mechanism of Actin Polymerisation by Myosin Subfragment-1 Probed by Dynamic Light Scattering", Bioelectrochemistry 2005- Special Issues BES-ISE-54

2004

  • Z.Adamczyk, B.Jachimska, M.Kolasińska "Structure of Colloid Silica Determined by Viscosity Measurements", J.Colloids Interface Sci., 273 (2004) 668-674
  • Z.Adamczyk, M.Zembala, P.Warszyński, B.Jachimska "Characterization of Polyelectrolyte Multilayers by Streaming Potential Method", Langmuir, 20 (2004) 10517-10525

2003

  • Z. Adamczyk, B. Jachimska, M. Kolasińska, A. Karwiński "Electroviscous Effects in Nanosized Colloid Silica Suspensions", Bull. Pol. Acac. Sci., Chem., 51 (2003) 416-422
  • J. L. Menchaca, B. Jachimska, E. Perez, F. J. G. Cuisinier "In Situ Surface Structure Study of Polyelectrolyte Multilayer by Liquid-Cell AFM", Colloids Surf. A, 222 (2003) 185-194
  • B. Jachimska, E. Perez, C. Gergely, J.C. Voegel, F.J.G. Cuisinier, "Calcium phosphate nucleation: in-situ kinetic measurement by optical wave lightmode spectroscopy.", Journal of Dental Research, 82 (2003) 483

2002

  • Z.Adamczyk, E.Musiał, B.Jachimska, L.Szyk-Warszyńska, A.Kowal, "Polystyrene Latex Adsorption at the Gold/Electrolyte Interface", J. Colloid Interface Sci., 254 (2002) 283-286
  • Z.Adamczyk, B.Siwek, B.Jachimska, A.Kowal, "Colloid Adsorption at Heterogeneous Surfaces", Bull. Pol. Acad. Sci., Chem., 49 (2002) 347-356
  • P.Warszyński, B.Jachimska, "Conformations of Hydrophobic Chains at Liquid/Gas Interface and Their Implications on Surfactant Adsorption", Physicochem. Problems Mineral Process., 36 (2002)21-38