About CeNT

CeNT UW is an interdisciplinary research institute dedicated to the understanding of important biological, chemical and physical phenomena. 



Open calls for group leaders in CeNT The Centre of New Technologies has opened a call for group leaders to establish independent research groups in the fields of chemistry and... >>
Jacek Jemielity, Edward Darżynkiewicz and Joanna Kowalska announced as the finalists of European Inventor Award 2018 The European Inventor Award is an annual celebration of the incredible contributions of inventors from across Europe and the world to social and... >>
NCN competition wining CeNT scientists We have the pleasure to announce that scientists from CeNT are among the winners of 14th edition of NCN competitons OPUS and PRELUDIUM: Jakub... >>

Seminars and Conferences

28 May 2018 - Prof. Edward H. Egelman, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics, University of Virginia Centre of New Technologies invites to a seminar by Prof. Edward H. Egelman Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics University of... >>
13 June 2018 - Cleve Hicks, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology Leipzig, Germany, TBA The Centre of New Technologies invites to a seminar by Cleve Hicks, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology Leipzig, Germany... >>
21 June 2018 - Prof. Artur K. Ekert FRS, University of Oxford, National University of Singapore Centre of New Technologies invites to a seminar by Prof. Artur K. Ekert FRS University of Oxford National University of Singapore Privacy for... >>

Research highlights

Agnieszka Chacinska will be awarded the Theodor Bücher medal from FEBS We are pleased to announce that Agnieszka Chacińska will be awarded the 2018 Theodor Bucher medal for outstanding... >>
Abstract by Marcin Równicki rated among the best abstracts in 2018 by the 28th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Marcin Równicki, a PhD student from the Joanna Trylska group, was selected for the official media programme at the 28th European Congress of... >>
Cap recognition and maintaining the active conformation of Dcp2 decapping complex The enzyme Dcp2 alongside with its activator (Dcp1) and set of coactivators (Edc1 and Edc2) create a complex, that recognizes and removes the 5'... >>


Controlling the charge transfer flow at the graphene/pyrene-nitrilotriacetic acid interface.
Osella S*, Kiliszek M, Harputlu E, Unlu CG, Ocakoglu K, Kargul J*, Trzaskowski B (2018)
J. Mater. Chem. C. 6, 5046-5054
Silverland: the Realm of Compounds of Divalent Silver—and Why They are Interesting.
Grochala, W. (2018).
Journal of Superconductivity and Novel Magnetism, 31(3), 737-752.