• Signing the Memorandum of Understanding in the field of Earth Sciences between the IGS PAS and the Diponegoro University (UNDIP, Semarang, Indonesia).

    We are proud to inform that on October 9, 2023, the Memorandum of Understanding in the field of Earth Sciences was signed between the Institute of Geological Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences (IGS PAS) and Diponegoro University (UNDIP, Semarang, Indonesia).

    UNDIP was represented by the dean, dr R. Bambang Sularto  and vice-dean, prof. Tri Retnaningsih Soeprobowati. On behalf of IGS PAS, the discussions were attended by prof. Dr hab. Stanisław Mazur (Director of IGS PAS), dr hab. Helena Hercman (Head of the Research Center of IGS PAS in Warsaw), dr hab. Łukasz Kruszewski, and dr Marta Wojewódka-Przybył. During the meeting, further possibilities for collaboration in research projects and publications were discussed. The signing ceremony of the memorandum was preceded by a lecture by prof. Tri Retnaningsih Soeprobowati titled "Environmental Issues in Indonesia and the Importance of Paleolimnological Studies."



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  • [Translate to english:]

    The new Director of IGS PAS starting from 1st of June 2023

    We kindly inform that on 24th of May 2023 the President of Polish Academy of Sciences - Prof. Marek Konarzewski) has appointed Prof. Stanislaw Mazur for a 4-year term as director of Institute of Geological Sciences, PAS.



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  • Petroleum Experts Ltd. has kindly extended the donation of 10 1-year licenses of the MOVE software to the Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences.

    We are pleased to announce that Petroleum Experts Ltd has kindy extended the donation of 10 academic licenses of the MOVE v. 2022. 1 software for another year. The donation equivalent is 1 872 217,38 GBP.
    The software will be used in PhD research projects and statutory tasks at the Institute of Geological Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences.

    Petroleum Experts (Petex) was based in 1990 in Edinburgh (UK). The company possesses broad expertise  in engineering software development, as well as in the field of petroleum engineering. The MOVE suite provides a platform for integrating and interpreting data, cross-section construction, 3D model building, kinematic restoration and validation, geomechanical modelling, fracture modelling, fault response modelling, fault and stress analysis, and sediment modelling. For more information see Petex website: https://www.petex.com/products/move-suite/


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  • Recruitment to the GeoPlanet Doctoral School 2022/2023

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  • A new minerale - borzęckiite - described and named in co-op with the IGS PAS scientist

    We are happy to inform that the International Mineralogical Association has informed on acceptance of a new minerale, described by the team of Rafał Siuda (PhD, Uniwersity of Warsaw), PhD Łukasz Kruszewski (IGS PAS Associate Professor) and Travis Olds (PhD, Carnegie Museum of Natural History)


    More information: https://www.mindat.org/article.php/4372/Borz%C4%99ckiite+-+second+new+mineral+from+the+famous+Miedzianka+site+approved+169+years+after+uranophane

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