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Irena Jerzykowska, Dr inż.


Address:
Instytut Nauk Geologicznych Polskiej Akademii Nauk (ING PAN)
Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences
Ośrodek Badawczy w Krakowie
Research Centre in Kraków
Senacka 1, 31-002 Kraków, Poland

Position: research assistant in Isotope Geochemistry Laboratory

Phone (Office):   0048 12 3705250

E-mail:  ndjerzyk@cyf-kr.edu.pl

Personal website:  
www.ing.pan.pl/str_prac/Jerzykowska_I/Jerzykowska.htm
Research interest:
  • Isotope geochemistry:
    • Lu-Hf apatite dating of Teschenite Association Rocks in the Outer Western Carpathians
  • Environmental mineralogy and geochemistry
    • Speciation of Zn, Pb, As i Cd in soils and mining and flotation wastes near Olkusz, Poland
    • Speciation of Ni and Cr in soils developed on ultramafic rocks of Barbertone Greenstone Belt, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa
    • Mineralisation on old iron and uranium mining dumps in Kowary and its impact on the local environment
    • Weathering of accessory heavy minerals in podzolic soils developed on granitic rocks in the Tatra Mts

Academic degrees

2014 - PhD, Institute of Geological Sciences, Jagiellonian University, thesis:
"Formy występowania Zn, Pb, As i Cd w środowiskach hipergenicznych wykształconych na składowiskach odpadów z wydobywania oraz przeróbki rud Zn i Pb w okolicy Olkusza"
2010 - MSc Eng, Academy of Science and Technology, Economic Geology, thesis:
Mineralizacja na hałdach po dawnym kopalnictwie rud żelaza i uranu w Kowarach i jej wpływ na środowisko naturalne
2007 – MSc, Institute of Geological Sciences, Jagiellonian University, thesis:
"Wietrzenie minerałów akcesorycznych granitoidów w glebach bielicowych Tatr"

Professional career

2014 – Research assistant in the Isotope Geochemistry Laboratory, Kraków Research Center, Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences

2007-2014 – PhD student, Institute of Geological Sciences, Jagiellonian University

Publications
Articles
Irena Jerzykowska, Juraj Majzlan, Marek Michalik, Jörg Göttlicher, Ralph Steininger, Krzysztof Ruebenbauer, Artur Błachowski, 2014, Mineralogy of and speciation of Zn and As in Fe-oxide-clay aggregates in the mining waste at the MVT Zn-Pb deposits near Olkusz, Poland. Chemie der Erde – Geochemistry, In Press, Corrected Proof.
Marek Drewnik, Ireneusz Felisiak, Irena Jerzykowska, Janusz Magiera, 2008, The Tatra Mts. – rocks, landforms, weathering and soils, Geoturism, 13, 51-74

Abstracts

Irena Jerzykowska, Marek Michalik, 2014, Mineral transformations and Zn, Pb, As, Cd mobility in soils developed on Zn non-sulfide mining wastes near Olkusz, S Poland, EGU 2014 Abstract Volume
Irena Jerzykowska, Marek Michalik, 2011, Ni and Cr speciation in soils formed on ultramafic rocks from Barberton Greenstone Belt (South Africa), Mineralogical Magazine, Goldschmidt Conference Abstracts
Irena Jerzykowska, Marek Michalik, 2010, Speciation and mobility of heavy metals (Zn, Pb, As, Cd and Tl) in flotation tailing pond from ZGH “Bolesław” in Bukowno, S Poland, Mineralogia - Special Papers, 36
Bartłomiej Kajdas, Irena Jerzykowska, Marek Michalik, 2010, Occurrence of crandallite series minerals in Variscan granitoid rocks in Poland, Acta Mineralogica-Petrographica, 6th volume of Abstract Series, IMA 2010 Abstracts Volume
Irena Jerzykowska, Jolanta Mesjasz-Przybyłowicz, Marek Michalik, 2009, Preliminary study of the mineralogical and chemical composition of soils from Agnes Mine (Mpumalanga Province, South Africa), Mineralogia Special Papers 35
Irena Jerzykowska, 2008, Występowanie barbertonitu w glebach wykształconych na serpentynitach z rejonu Pasa Zieleńcowego Barberton (Prowincja Mpumalanga, RPA), Materiały Sympozium - Geosympozjum młodych badaczy Silesia, 1–8
Irena Jerzykowska, Marek Michalik, 2008, Accessory minerals in podzolic soils in the Tatra Mts.: weathering microtexures and stability order. Mineralogia Polonica – Special Papers 30
Irena Jerzykowska, Marek Michalik, 2008, Weathering of minerals in podzolic soils in the Tatra Mts., Extended abstracts IXth International Geological Conference of Ph.D. Students and Young Sciencists, 36

Workshops and trainings
  • 2013: ANKA - the Synchrotron Radiation Facility at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology – synchrotron analyses (EXAFS, XANES)
  • 2013: Institute of Geosciences Friedrich-Schiller-University of Jena – interpretation of EXAFS,  XANES results
  • 2011: “Layered mineral structures and their application in advanced technologies”, 9-19. 07. 2011, Rome, Italy
  • 2011: “Electron Scanning Microscope: Applications in Earth Sciences”, 11-13. 03. 2011, Sosnowiec, Poland
  • 2010: “Ion-partitioning in ambient temperature aqueous systems; From fundamentals to applications in climate proxies and environmental geochemistry”, Szkoła EMU, 27-30. 06. 2010, Oviedo, Spain
  • 2009: “Advances in the characterization of industrial minerals EMU School”, Chania, Greece, 14-18. 07. 2009
  • 2008: “School on Synchrotron X-Ray and IR Methods Focusing on Environmental Sciences”, Karlsruhe, Germany, 21-23. 01. 2008
  • 2008: “Powder Diffraction Rietveld Refinement Methods Workshop”. Szklarska Poręba, 9-14 September 2008
  • 2007: “Accessory minerals in-situ: microanalytical methods and petrological applications”, Kraków, 11. 2007

Awards
Doctus -Małopolski fundusz stypendialny dla doktorantów (2008), scholarship program for the doctoral students for scientific achievements important for the development of Małopolska Region, within the ”Human Capital” Operational Programme for 2007-2013 (POKL), financed from European Funds, national budget and Małopolska Provincial Office in Krakow

First prize in the contest for the best master thesis in the field of mineralogy, petrology and geochemistry assigned by the Mineralogical Society of Poland

Memberships
Membership in the Society for Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits (SGA) since 2009
Membership in the Mineralogical Society of Poland from 2005, member of Main Board of the Society since 2014
Membership in American Mineralogical Society since 2011)

Organisation of conferences
VIII Meeting of the Mineralogical Society of Poland: Mineralogical sciences in XXI century: Where do we go? and XVIII Meeting of the Petrology Group of the Mineralogical Society of Poland: Migmatites: contemporary views and examples; Bukowina Tatrzańska, Poland, 21-23 October 2011

Alkaline Rocks: Petrology, Mineralogy, Geochemistry – Conference dedicated to the memory of J. A. Morozewicz; Kyiv, Ukraine, 19-21 September, 2010

2nd Central-European Mineralogical Conference 2008 (CEMC) and XV Meeting of the Petrology Group of the Mineralogical Society of Poland; Szklarska Poręba, 9-14. 09. 2008, organizacja konferencji i prowadzenie wycieczki konferencyjnej: Geoturistic Tour in Szklarska Poręba

4th Mid-European Clay Conference 2008 (MECC), Zakopane, 24-28. 09. 2008, organizacja i prowadzenie wycieczki konferencyjnej: The Tatra Mts. – rocks, landforms, weathering and soils

Others
Designing and administration of the webpage of the conference: VIII Meeting of the Mineralogical Society of Poland: Mineralogical sciences in XXI century: Where do we go? and XVIII Meeting of the Petrology Group of the Mineralogical Society of Poland: Migmatites: contemporary views and examples; Bukowina Tatrzańska, Poland, 21-23. 11. 2011

Designing and administration of the webpage of the conference: Alkaline rocks: petrology, mineralogy, geochemistry - Conference dedicated to the memory of J. A. Morozewicz, Kijów, Ukraina, 19-21. 09. 2010: www.ptmin.pl/alkalinerocks

Designing and administration of the webpage of Mineralogical Society of Poland: www.ptmin.pl

Designing and administration of the webpage of the journal Mineralogia: www.mineralogia.pl


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