Curriculum vitae

Personal details

�ukasz Jankowski
Name Łukasz Jankowski
E-mail lukasz.jankowski (AT) ippt.pan.pl
Address Institute of Fundamental Technological Research
ul. Pawińskiego 5b, 02-106 Warsaw, Poland
Room 4.32
Phone +48.22.8261281 ext. 428

Education

Mar., 2014 Institute of Fundamental Technological Research (IPPT PAN)
Habilitation in Mechanics
Thesis: Dynamic load identification for structural health monitoring
Nov., 2003 - Nov., 2004                        University of Potsdam, Germany
Ph.D. in Mathematical Physics
Thesis: Modelling and simulation of light propagation in non-aged and aged step-index polymer optical fibres
Oct., 1994 - Jun., 2001 University of Wrocław, Poland
M.Sc. in Mathematics (Applied Mathematics)
Thesis: Austin identities (in Polish)
Oct., 1995 - Jun., 2000 Wrocław University of Technology, Poland
M.Sc. (Eng.) in Computer Sciences (Information Systems)
Thesis: Consistency of agent knowledge in multiagent information systems (in Polish)

Work experience

Feb., 2005 - present Institute of Fundamental Technological Research (IPPT PAN)
Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
--assistant professor (pl: adiunkt), until III 2015
--associate professor (pl: profesor nadzwyczajny), since IV 2015
Head of Department of Intelligent Technologies, since IV 2016
May 2001 - Nov., 2004       Division 'Measurement and Testing Technology; Sensors'
Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing (BAM), Berlin, Germany
scientific employee (ger: Wissenschaftlicher Angestellter)
Oct. - Dec. 2000 Division 'Measurement and Testing Technology; Sensors'
Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing (BAM), Berlin, Germany
guest scientist (ger: Gastwissenschaftler)

Additional courses and qualifications

Feb., 2005 - Jan., 2006 Smart-Tech Expert Courses
Institute of Fundamental Technological Research (IPPT PAN)
Polish Academy of Sciences
April 2001 Actuarial credential (No. 0090)
Polish Financial Supervision Authority

Research interests

  • Semi-active control of structures
  • Adaptive damping of vibrations and adaptive impact absorption (AIA)
  • Structural health monitoring (identification of loads and damages)
  • Inverse problems in structural mechanics
  • Virtual Distortion Method (VDM)
  • Numerics, statistical methods, soft-computing, artificial intelligence
  • Fibre optics: modeling and simulation, reliability and aging
  • Actuarial mathematics

Teaching and research guidance

  1. Lecture 'Programming, numerics and optimization'
    Ph.D. Courses in IPPT PAN (Smart Technology Expert Courses)
    autumn semesters 2005-2008, spring 2010, autumn 2011, 2013-2016, Spring 2018 (30 hours/semester)
  2. Supervision of a Ph.D. thesis
    • Grzegorz Suwała: A nonparametric method for identification of structural mass and stiffness modifications
      Thesis defended in 2015, October (Institute of Fundamental Technolgical Research, IPPT PAN, Warsaw, Poland)
  3. Co-supervision of two Ph.D. thesis
    • Qingxia Zhang: Identification of dynamic load and structural damage using the Virtual Distortion Method 
      • 1st supervisor: Prof. Zhongdong Duan
      • Thesis defended in 2010, June (School of Civil Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), Harbin, China)
    • Jilin Hou: Model updating based on the Substructure Isolation Method
      • 1st supervisor: Prof. Jinping Ou
      • Thesis defended in 2010, July (School of Civil Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), Harbin, China)

Membership, awards

  • A member of the 
  • 2017: Individual award for didactic achievments (2nd degree), Director of IPPT PAN
  • 2015: Individual award for scientific achievments (2nd degree), Director of IPPT PAN
  • 2014: M.T. Huber Scientific Award of the Fourth Division of Engineering Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences (pl. Nagroda Naukowa im. Maksymiliana Tytusa Hubera Wydziału IV Nauk Technicznych PAN)
  • IPPT PAN distinctions for research activities in the years 2007, 2009, 2010, 2012-2014, 2017

Involvement in European and Polish research projects

  • National Science Centre, Project ReConf, 2017/25/B/ST8/01800 (2018-2021), Dynamic structural reconfiguration for structural control: development of new control algorithms and assessment of their efficiency (principal investigator)
  • National Science Centre, Project Ad-Damp, 2014/15/B/ST8/04363 (2015-2018), Development and efficiency assessment of new algorithms for identification and modeling of structural damping at the local level and for optimum design and semiactive control of dissipative structures (principal investigator)
  • National Science Centre, Project AIA, 2012/05/B/ST8/02971 (2013-2015), Foundations of Adaptive Impact Absorption (AIA) and feasibility study of its application to damage reduction in transport collisions
  • EU Marie Curie Industry-Academia Partnerships and Pathways (IAPP), Project SMART-NEST, FP7-PEOPLE-2011-IAPP-284995 (2012-2015), Smart Technologies for Transport Safety --- Innovation Cluster Nesting.
  • Operational Programme Innovative Economy, Foundation for Polish Science, TEAM Programme, TEAM/2008-1/4 (2009-2012), Smart Technologies for Safety Engineering  SMART and SAFE.
  • Operational Programme Innovative Economy, Key Project MONIT, POIG.01.01.02-00-013/08-00 (2009-2012), Health monitoring and lifetime assessment of structures.
  • Operational Programme Innovative Economy, Key Project PKAERO, POIG.01.01.02-00015/08-00 (2008-2013), Modern Material Technologies in Aerospace Industry.
  • Polish Research Project No PBZ-KBN-105/T10/2003 (2005-2008), DIADYN, Integrated dynamic system of risk assessment, diagnostics and control of structures and technological processes.
  • Polish Research Project No PBR - N R03 0012 (2009-2011), ENERGOUDAR, Active control of the electro-mechanical drive systems of machines in unsteady operating conditions by means of actuators with the magneto-rheological fluid.
  • EU Specific Targeted Research Project ADLAND, IST-FP6-2002-Aero-1-502793-STREP (2003-2006), Adaptive Landing Gears for Improved Impact Absorption.

Language skills

  • native: Polish
  • fluent: German, English
  • passive: Russian

References

reference letter from Dir. u. Prof. Dr.-Ing. Werner Daum, Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing (BAM), Berlin, Germany (supervisor in BAM)