Natalia Targosz-Ślęczka

    Natalia Targosz-Ślęczka

    • General information

      Position: Associate Professor
      Division: Nuclear and Medical Physics
      Office number: 316
      Phone number: +48 91 444 13 43
      E-mail: natalia.targosz@usz.edu.pl
    • Degrees

      2012 PhD in Physics – University of Szczecin – “Electron screening effect in deuteron fusion reactions under ultra high vacuum conditions” (advisor – dr hab. prof. US Konrad Czerski; referees: prof. dr hab. Stanisław Kistryn – Institute of Physics, Jagiellonian University and prof. dr hab. Krzysztof Rusek – Heavy Ion Laboratory, University of Warsaw)
      2006 Master of Science in Physics – University of Szczecin – “Optical Bloch equations for short light pulses” (advisor – dr hab. prof. US Adam Bechler)
    • Positions

      since II 2015 Assistant professor, Institute of Physics, University of Szczecin
      X 2006-II 2015 Teaching Assistant, Institute of Physics, University of Szczecin
      2006 High School Physics Teacher, Zespol Szkol Zawodowych nr 2, Szczecin
    • Fields of interest

      • nuclear reactions in interiors of stars
      • low energy nuclear reactions
      • electron screening effect in nuclear reactions
      • d+d fusion reactions
      • screening in α and β decays
      • branching ratios of (d,p) and (d,n) reactions
      • cold fusion
      • nuclear energy
    • Research grant

      2012-2017 National Science Centre project no. 2011/03/N/ST2/03627 – Research on deuteron fusion reactions in metallic media at low energies
    • Collaboration

      • Institut für Optik und Atomare Physik, Technische Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany
      • Institute for Solid-State Nuclear Physics, Berlin, Germany
      • Institut für Physik, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany
      • TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada
      • Max-Planck-Institut für Plasmaphysik, Greifswald, Germany
    • Scientific conferences and schools

      IX 2017 XXXV Mazurian Lakes Conference on Physics, Piaski, Poland
      poster: Study od cross-section enhancement of 2H(d,p)3H reaction in metallic targets
      VIII-IX 2014 49th Zakopane Conference on Nuclear Physics, Zakopane, Poland
      poster: Experimental investigation of nuclear reactions in metals at extremely low energies
      VII 2014 13th International Symposium on Nuclei in the Cosmos, Debrecen, Hungary
      poster: New experimental constraints on the electron screening effect in astrophysical plasma
      X 2013 Ewald von Kleist contribution and its consequences to the development of science, Pobierowo, Poland
      talk: Energy problems of modern Europe
      IX 2013 XLIInd Polish Physicists Convention, Poznań, Poland
      talk: New perspectives on nuclear astrophysics research in laboratories
      V 2013 Nuclear Physics in Astrophysics VI, Lisbon, Portugal
      poster: Present and future experimental investigations of astrophysically important electron screening effect
      II 2013 Starting-up the LUNA MV collaboration, LNGS, Assergi, Italy
      IX 2012 VII Workshop on Atomic and Molecular Physics, Jurata, Poland
      talk: Experiments on screening effect in deuteron fusion reactions at extremely low energies
      V 2011 FUSION11, Saint Malo, France
      poster: Recent experimental results on the electron screening in deuteron fusion reactions under UHV conditions
      IV 2011 Nuclear Physics in Astrophysics V, Eilat, Israel
      talk: New experimental and theoretical results on enhanced electron screening effect
      poster: Resonant screening effect in deuteron fusion reactions
      X 2010 Nuclear Energy – Westpomeranian Voivodeship 2010, Szczecin, Poland
      Organizing Committee
      VIII – IX 2010 44th Zakopane Conference on Nuclear Physics, Zakopane, Poland
      talk: Enhanced pycnonuclear reactions in metallic environments
      VII 2010 11th International Symposium on Nuclei in the Cosmos, Heidelberg, Germany
      poster: Enhanced electron screening in nuclear reactions: a plasma or solid-state effect?
      VII 2009 41st EGAS Conference, Gdańsk, Poland
      poster: Influence of target surface contamination on experimental UHV screening energies
      VI 2009 Nuclear Physics in Astrophysics IV, Frascati, Italy
      poster: Influence of target surface contamination on UHV screening energies
      IX 2008 43rd Zakopane Conference on Nuclear Physics, Zakopane, Poland
      poster: Investigation of the electron screening effect in deuteron fusion reactions under UHV conditions
      VII – VIII 2008 10th International Symposium on Nuclei in the Cosmos, Mackinac Island, Michigan, USA
      poster: Dynamic electron screening effect in nuclear reactions and radioactive decays
      VII 2008 JINA School on Nuclear Asrtophysics of the Cosmos, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, USA
      IX 2007 XXXIXth Polish Physicists Convention, Szczecin, Poland
      Organizing Committee
      III 2007 Nuclear Physics in Astrophysics III, Technische Universität Dresden, Germany
      poster: Electron screening in alpha decay – dynamic effects
    • Awards

      2012 Award for Young Scientist from Rector of University of Szczecin
      2010 Award for Teaching Asistant from Rector of University of Szczecin
      2005 Academic Achievements Scholarship from Minister of Education of Poland
    • Given talks

      III 2018 Radioactivity and nuclear energy in school education, Maria Skłodowska-Curie achievements
      III 2018 Radioactivity and nuclear energy in school education, Influence of ionizing radiation on living matter.
      X 2013 Ewald von Kleist contribution and its consequences to the development of science, Energy problems of modern Europe
      IX 2013 XLIInd Polish Physicists Convention, New perspectives on nuclear astrophysics research in laboratories
      IX 2012 VII Workshop on Atomic and Molecular Physics, Experiments on screening effect in deuteron fusion reactions at extremely low energies
      IV 2011 Nuclear Physics in Astrophysics V, New experimental and theoretical results on enhanced electron screening effect
      III 2011 Heavy Ion Laboratory, University of Warsaw, Electron screening effect in low energy d+d reactions in metals
      I 2011 Institut für Optik und Atomare Physik, Technische Universität Berlin, Enhanced d+d reactions in metallic environments
      IX 2010 44th Zakopane Conference on Nuclear Physics, Enhanced pycnonuclear reactions in metallic environments
      VI 2010 Institute of Physics, University of Szczecin, Truth-seeking about enhanced deuteron fusion reactions in metals
      V 2009 Institute of Physics, University of Szczecin, Reasons for enhanced cross sections of deuteron fusion reactions
      IV 2008 Institute of Physics, University of Szczecin, Is there any chance for neutralisation of the radionuclides? The influence of electron screening on radioactive decays
      V 2007 Institute of Physics, University of Szczecin, Electron Screening Measurements for d+d fusion reactions in metallic environments
    • Papers

      1. Electron screening effect in nuclear reactions in metallic and gaseous targets, N. Targosz-Ślęczka, K. Czerski, M. Kaczmarski, D. Weissbach, A.i. Kilic, G. Ruprecht, A. Huke, S. Policastro, Acta Physica Polonica B 49 (2018) 3
      2. Material dependence of 2H(d,p)3H cross section at the very low energies, A.i. Kilic, K. Czerski, F. Kustan-Kilic, N. Targosz-Ślęczka, D. Weissbach, A. Huke, G. Ruprecht, European Physical Journal Conferences 154 (2017) 01024
      3. Screening and resonance enhancements of the 2H(d,p)3H reaction yield in metallic environments, K. Czerski, D. Weissbach, A.i. Kilic, G. Ruprecht, A. Huke, M. Kaczmarski, N. Targosz-Ślęczka, K. Maass, Europhysics Letters 113 (2016) 2
      4. M.Kaczmarski, A.I.Kilic, K.Czerski, A.Kowalska, D.Weissbach, N.Targosz-Ślęczka, ”New accelerator facility for measurements of nuclear reactions at low energies below 1 keV*”, Acta Physica Polonica B 45 (2014) 509
      5. N.Targosz-Ślęczka, K.Czerski, A.Huke, G.Ruprecht, D. Weissbach, L.Martin, A.i. Kilic, M. Kaczmarski and H.Winter, “Experiments on screening effect in deuteron fusion reactions at extremely low energies”, Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics 222 (2013) 2353
      6. N.Targosz-Ślęczka, K.Czerski, A.Huke, G.Ruprecht, L.Martin, D.Blauth and H.Winter, “Enhanced pycnonuclear reactions in metallic environments”, Acta Physica Polonica B 42 (2011) 795
      7. N.Targosz-Ślęczka, K.Czerski, A.Huke, L.Martin, A.i.Kilic, G.Ruprecht, D.Blauth, P.Heide and H.Winter, “Enhanced electron screening in nuclear reactions: a plasma or solid-state effect?”, PoS (NIC XI) 133 (2010)
      8. A.i.Kilic, K.Czerski, P.Heide, A.Huke, G.Ruprecht and N.Targosz-Ślęczka, “Isospin symmetry breaking and branching ratio in the deuteron reactions at very low energies”, Intern. J. Mod. Phys. E 20 (2011) 576
      9. N.Targosz-Ślęczka, K.Czerski, A.Huke, L.Martin, P.Heide, A.i.Kilic, D.Blauth and H.Winter, “Influence of the target surface contamination on UHV screening energies”, J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 202 (2010) 012041
      10. K.Czerski, P.Heide, A.Huke, A. i.Kilic, I.Kulesza and N.Targosz-Ślęczka, “Dynamic electron screening in nuclear reactions and alpha decays”, Acta Physica Polonica B 40 (2009) 903
      11. N.Targosz–Ślęczka, K.Czerski, P.Heide, A.Huke, A.i.Kilic, I.Kulesza, L.Martin and G.Ruprecht, “Electron screening effect in nuclear reactions and radioactive decays”, PoS (NIC X) 220 (2008)
      12. K.Czerski, A.Huke, L.Martin, N.Targosz, D.Blauth, A.Górska, P.Heide and H.Winter, “Measurements of enhanced electron screenign in d+d reactions under UHV conditions”, J. Phys. G 35 (2008) 014012
      13. A.Huke, K.Czerski, G.Ruprecht, N.Targosz, W.Żebrowski and P.Heide, “Enhancement of deuteron-fusion reactions in metals and experimental implications”, Phys. Rev. C 78 (2008) 015803