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radek walkowiak

 (c) photo by IEA, Szczawnica, Western Beskids, Poland, 2016
Equisetum telmateia subsp. telmateia Ehrh.



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INTERNATIONAL EQUISETOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION
WORLD EQUISETUM PROGRAM - RESEARCH SERVICE

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M.SC., HON.D., F.IEA., M.IWGS.

BIOLOGIST, BIOPHYSICIST, HONORARY DOCTOR

EXPERT IN APPLIED BIOLOGY AND PLANT BIOLOGY

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Birthplace: 1985 in Przemyśl
Subcarpathian Voivodeship, 
Poland PL, European Union EU
E-mail: radekwalkowiak@poczta.onet.pl      iea.wep@gmail.com ( title: radekwalkowiak )


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Summary:

Radoslaw Janusz Walkowiak ( Radek ) joined the International Equisetological Association ( IEA )
in 2008 and has since been leading the World Equisetum Program, Research Service ( WEP ).



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Education:

2009, Magister ( MSc, Hons ), Biology, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Poland
Faculty of Biology and Animal Breeding, Majors: Applied Biology, Plant Biology, Biophysics
Thesis: " Spectroscopic study of molecular organization of 2-amino-1,3,4-thiadiazol derivative in the model systems of biological significance " .
Supervisor: Professor Mariusz Gagoś, PhD, DSc ( Faculty of Production Engineering, Department of Physics, Laboratory of Biophysics )


2010, Equisetology Doctor ( EqD, HonD ), Botany, Major: Plant Taxonomy, Honorary Title
International Equisetological Association & World Equisetum Program, Research Service
Thesis: " A Taxonomic Study of the Genus Equisetum ( Horsetail ) " .
Supervisor: Executive Committee of International Equisetological Association


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Service, Research Experience:

2008  ( present )

Scientific Member - plant taxonomy, paleobotany, plant ecophysiology
International Equisetological Association & World Equisetum Program, Research Service
Member of Executive Committee, Executive President, Program Manager and Botanist


2010  present )

Scientific Adviser - biology, biochemistry, laboratory
" Coach " Tutoring Center & Professional Tutoring Services
Poland & Czech Republic area


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2009 – 2010

Research Biologist - biochemistry, proteomics, cytogenetics
Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw, Poland
Department of Cell Biology, Laboratory of Plasma Membrane Receptors


2012 – 2013

Research Assistant - parasitology, immunology, molecular biology
W. Stefanski Institute of Parasitology Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw, Poland
Department of Molecular Biology, Laboratory of Physiology


2014 – 2015

Research Member - plant biology, agronomy, plant genetics
University of Rzeszow, Faculty of Biology and Agriculture, Rzeszow, Poland
Department of Plant Physiology and Biotechnology, Laboratory of in vitro Plant culture


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Selected Papers:

Walkowiak R. J., Nowicki M.
Short Notes of Equisetum arvense.
IEA Paper 2018

Monika Kędzierska-Matysek, Arkadiusz Matwijczuk, Mariusz Florek, Joanna Barłowska, Anna Wolanciuk, Alicja Matwijczuk, Edyta Chruściel, Radosław Walkowiak, Dariusz Karcz,
Bożena Gładyszewska
Application of FTIR spectroscopy for analysis of the quality of honey.
BIO Web of Conferences 10, 02008 (2018)


Walkowiak R. J.
Classification of Pteridophytes Short classification of the ferns.
IEA Paper 2017


Arkadiusz Matwijczuk, Dariusz Karcz, Radosław Walkowiak, Justyna Furso, Bożena Gładyszewska, Sławomir Wybraniec, Andrzej Niewiadomy, Grzegorz P. Karwasz, Mariusz Gagoś
Effect of Solvent Polarizability on the Keto/Enol Equilibrium of Selected Bioactive Molecules from the 1,3,4-Thiadiazole Group with a 2,4-Hydroxyphenyl Function.
The Journal of Physical Chemistry A • January 2017


Arkadiusz Matwijczuk, Dariusz Karcz, Radosław Walkowiak, Alicja Matwijczuk, Andrzej Niewiadomy, Sławomir Wybraniec, Grzegorz P. Karwasz, Mariusz Gagoś
Keto-enol tautomerism of 2-(4-fluorophenyl)-5-(2,4-dihydroxyphenyl)-1,3,4-thiadiazole / Spectroscopic studies.
PRZEMYSŁ CHEMICZNY 1(10):40-44 • October 2016


Ang L., Walkowiak R. J., Chan W.
Short Taxonomic Notes of Genus Equisetum ( Horsetail ).
IEA Paper 2015


Husby Ch. E., Walkowiak R. J.
An Introduction to the Genus Equisetum ( Horsetail ) and the Class Equisetopsida ( Sphenopsida ) as a whole.
IEA Paper 2012


Walkowiak R. J.
A Taxonomic Study of the Genus Equisetum ( Horsetail ).
IEA Paper 2011


Walkowiak R. J.
Equisetum Taxonomy.
IEA Paper 2008, Version of 2008-10-04, Retrieved 2011-11-07


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Membership:
The International Waterlily & Water Gardening Society ( IWGS )


Web Co-Authorship:
EQUISETUM TAXONOMY
http://internationalequisetologicalassociation.yolasite.com/taxonomy.php


Presentations:
IEA Metting 2009 / Equisetum telmateia, Nature Reserve in Poland, IEA Collection of Equisetum

IEA 2018 / Equisetum, Pieniny National Park ( Poland, Slovakia ), IEA Collection of Equisetum

" COACH " TUTORING CENTER 2018 / Robinia pseudoacacia, CTC Biology Team

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Interests:
Passionate about plant biology, specifically in plant systematics, taxonomy of Equisetaceae, botanical nomenclature and history of botanical explorations and discovery. Interested : UV-VIS spectroscopy, molecular spectroscopy, biochemistry, bioactive compounds, 1,3,4-thiadiazoles, molecular aggregation, model lipid membranes, liposomes, fluorescence, FTIR, Raman, photophysics, spectral analysis, interactions between toxins and cell membrane, in vitro plant culture.

Privately : hiking tours, nature photography and literature, history and natural history, finance and banking, programming and computer systems, submarines and helicopters, technology and military technology.

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Plant Biology - Taxonomy : Equisetum, Juncus, Luzula, Scirpus, Carex, Hedera, Asarum, Robinia, Sedum, Sansewieria, Ligustrum, Hosta, Euonymus, Juniperus, Thuja, Abies, Cotoneaster, Polypodium, Humulus, Hylotelephium, Glechoma, Spiraea, Paulownia, Salix, Convolvulus, Parthenocissus, Candelariella, Xanthoria, Brachythecium, Pleurozium, Hypnum, Orthotrichum, Leucobryum, 'Polypore', Fomes, Fomitopsis.


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See also:

        researchgate.net/profile/Radostaw_Walkowiak     •     community.plantae.org/user/radekwalkowiak



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(c) IEA, 2018, Text: Beth Zawada

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