Katarzyna Harazna, MSc, Eng.

PhD Student
Phone: +48 12 6395 156
Room: 236
E-mail: ncharazn@cyf-kr.edu.pl

Research Topics:

  • Physicochemical characteristics of polyesters
  • Biocatalytic and chemical modification of polyhydroxyoctanoate (PHO)
  • Use of polyhydroxyalkanoates in the preparation of biomedical materials
  • Bio (nano) polymer composites
  • Deep eutectic solvents (DES) based on polyhydroxyalkanoates


  • Chromatography (gas, liquid) coupled with mass spectrometry
  • Bacterial fermentation
  • Infrared spectroscopy (IR)

  • Thermal analysis: Differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) and thermigravimetric analysis (TGA)

  • X-ray diffraction analysis (XRD)

  • Measurement of contact angles and determination of surface energy

  • Eukaryotic cell cultures on cell scaffolds

What do we do

Our aim is to combine the research potentials of Institute of Catalysis and Surface Chemistry and Institute of Plant Physiology in the field of biochemistry and biotechnology

Our Projects

Laboratory members aplly for new domestic and international projects in order to carry out increasingly advanced research

Join our team

We are open to scientists willing to cooperate on ongoing projects as well as those coming with their own scientific ideas

Contact us

If you are interested in research conducted in our laboratory or have any questions, please do not hesitate and feel free to contact us