Lukas Michalek
Room: P803B, build. P-Block, 8th floor
Phone: +61 412757278

email: lukas.michalek@qut.edu.au

Project Description: Quantitative Surface Characterization




Brief Curriculum Vitae
I Awards and Scholarships I Refereed Journal Publication List I Abstract and Conference Contribution


Brief Curriculum Vitae

since 03/17
PhD studies under supervision of Prof. Christopher Barner-Kowollik at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Brisbane, Australia
10/16 - 03/17
Research assistant and Tutor at the Institute of Materials Science, Material Physics, University of Stuttgart, Germany
10/15 - 10/16
Master Thesis under supervision of Prof. Dr. G. Schmitz, Institute of Materials Science, Material Physics, University of Stuttgart, Germany; Hydrogen diffusion and sorption kinetics of TiH2 thin films
07/15 - 08/16
Student Trainee at Robert Bosch GmbH, Feuerbach, Germany; Fatigue behaviour and influence of heat treatments of 100Cr6 camshafts
02/14 - 10/14
Bachelor Thesis under supervision of Prof. Dr. M. R. Buchmeiser, Institute of Polymer Chemistry, University of Stuttgart, Germany; Monolithic cellulose-polymer hybrid material for continuous biocatalysis
01/13 - 07/15
Research assistant at the Institute of Plastics Technology, University of Stuttgart, Germany
10/11 - 10/16
Studies of Materials Science, University of Stuttgart, Germany
07/11
Secondary school examination (Abitur), Otto-Hahn-Gymnasium, Nagold, Germany

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Awards and Scholarships

2017-2020
QUT Postgraduate Research Award (QUTPRA), Queensland University of Technology, Australia

2016
Deutschlandstipendium, German scholarship for talented and high-achieving students, University of Stuttgart, Germany


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Refereed Journals Publication List

[07]
A Subtractive Photoresist Platform for Micro- and Macroscopic 3D Printed Structures
Zieger, M. M.; Müller, P.; Blasco, E.; Petit, C.; Hahn, V.; Michalek, L.; Mutlu, H.; Wegener, M.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Adv. Funct. Mater. 2018, 28, 1801405.
[06]
Polyselenoureas via Multicomponent Polymerizations using Elemental Selenium as Monomer
Tuten, B. T.; Bloesser, F. R.; Marshall, D. L.; Michalek, L.; Schmitt, C. W.; Blanksby, S. J.; Barner-Kowollik, C. ACS Macro Lett. 2018, 7, 898-903.
[05]
Engineering Nitroxide Functional Surfaces Using Bioinspired Adhesion
Woehlk, H.; Steinkoenig, J.; Lang, C.; Michalek, L.; Trouillet, V.; Krolla, P.; Goldmann, A. S.; Barner, L.; Blinco, J. P.; Barner-Kowollik, C.; Fairfull-Smith, K. E. Langmuir 2018, 34, 3264-3274.
[04]
Polymer on Top: Current Limits and Future Perspectives of Quantitatively Evaluating Surface Grafting
Michalek, L.; Barner, L.; Barner-Kowollik, C. Adv. Mater. 2018, 1706321.
[03]
The role of surface oxides on hydrogen sorption kinetics in titanium thin films
Hadjixenophontos, E.; Michalek, L.; Roussel, M; Hirscher, M.; Schmitz, G. Appl. Surf. Sci., 441, 324-330.
[02]
Hydrogen Sorption Kinetics in MgH2 and TiH2 Thin Films
Hadjixenophontos, E.; Michalek, L.; Weigel, A.; Schmitz, G. Defect Difus. Forum, 383, 127-132.
[01]
A Monolithic Hybrid Cellulose-2.5-Acetate/Polymer Bioreactor for Biocatalysis under Continuous Liquid-Liquid Conditions Using a Supported Ionic Liquid Phase
Sandig, B.; Michalek, L.; Vlahovic, S.; Antonovici, M.; Hauer, B.; Buchmeiser, M. R. Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 15835-15842.

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Abstract and Conference Contributions

[09]
Microscopic imaging of MgH2 TiH2 formation in thin films
E. Hadjixenophontos, L. Michalek, A. Weigel, M. Roussel, T. Sato, P. Stender, S. Orimo, G. Schmitz; EMRS - Fall 2017 – September 2017, Warsaw, Poland – Best Poster Award
[08]
Imaging and kinetics of TiH2 and MgH2 formation in thin films
E. Hadjixenophontos, L. Michalek, A. Weigel, M. Roussel, P. Stender, G. Schmitz; 10. Int. Conf. on Diffusion in Materials – April 2017, Haifa, Israel – Best Poster Award
[07]
Imaging and kinetics of MgH2 and TiH2 formation
E. Hadjixenophontos, L. Michalek, A. Weigel, M. Roussel, P. Stender, G. Schmitz; Spring Meeting of the DPG – March 2017, Dresden, Germany – Best Poster Award
[06]
Hydrogen sorption kinetics of titanium-hydride (TiH2) thin films
L. Michalek, E. Hadjixenophontos, M. Roussel, G. Schmitz; MSE-Congress – 2016, TU Darmstadt, Germany; Oral Contribution
[05]
Hydrogen sorption kinetics of titanium and magnesium hydride thin films
L. Michalek, E. Hadjixenophontos, M. Roussel, G. Schmitz; MSE-Congress – September 2016, TU Darmstadt, Germany; Poster
[04]
Hydrogen sorption kinetics of titanium-hydride (TiH2) thin films
L. Michalek, E. Hadjixenophontos, G. Schmitz; 80. Annual Meeting of the DPG and Spring Meeting – March 2016, Regensburg, Germany; Oral Contribution
[03]
Hydrogen sorption kinetics of MgH2 and TiH2 thin films
E. Hadjixenophontos, M. Roussel, L. Michalek, G. Schmitz; 80. Annual Meeting of the DPG and Spring Meeting – March 2016, Regensburg, Germany; Poster
[02]
Hydrogen sorption kinetics of MgH2 and TiH2 thin films
E. Hadjixenophontos, L. Michalek, G. Schmitz; 10. Int. Symposium Hydrogen & Energy – February 2016, Sendai, Japan; Poster, – Best Poster Award
[01]
Hydrogen sorption kinetics in ion beam sputter-deposited MgH2 and TiH2 thin films
E. Hadjixenophontos, L. Michalek, G. Schmitz; EMRS - Fall 2015 – September 2015, University of Warsaw, Poland; Poster

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