Department of  Environmental Paleobiology


Sara MANDERA, Ph.D. student


Amorphous precursors: a key for understanding structure and biogeochemical composition of modern and fossil calcium carbonate skeletons


CURRICULUM VITAE



Personal data
Sara Mandera
Born in Tychy, Poland, 1993

Academic degrees
  • od 2018 Ph.D. student, International Doctoral Studies Course in the Biological Sciences; scientific supervisors: prof. dr hab. Jarosław Stolarski, dr Ismael Coronado
  • 2018    M.Sc. in Geology, University of Warsaw
  • 2016 – 2017 M.Sc. in Geology and Mining, AGH University of Science and Technology in Kraków
  • 2016    M.Eng. in Geology, AGH University of Science and Technology in Kraków

Awards and fellowships
  • 2015  56. Studencka Sesja Naukowa Pionu Górniczego sekcji Geologii z okazji Barbórki Award
    2016 – 2018 member of Studenckie Koło Naukowe Biologii Ewolucyjnej UW
    2013 – 2017 member of Studenckie Koło Naukowe Geologów AGH na Wydziale Geologii, Geofizyki i Ochrony Środowiska, Sekcja Mineralogii i Petrografii; 2015/2016 vice-president Mineralogy and Petrography Section

Participation in scientific meetings

  • 2016 57. Studencka Sesja Naukowa Pionu Górniczego sekcji Geologii z okazji Barbórki (lecture); AGH University of Science and Technology in Kraków
  • 2015 56. Studencka Sesja Naukowa Pionu Górniczego sekcji Geologii z okazji Barbórki (lecture); AGH University of Science and Technology in Kraków
  • 2015 Dyskusja Studencka "Surowce mineralne w kosmosie", Faculty of Geology, Geophysics and Environmental Protection, AGH University of Science and Technology in Kraków
  • 2014 Konferencja z okazji 60.-lecia Studenckiego Koła Naukowego Geologów AGH (lecture); AGH University of Science and Technology in Kraków

Field work/professional experience

  • 2019  participation in archeological excavation in Berenike, Egypt
  • 2017  participation in archeological-geological expedition in Efez, Turkey
  • XXXX  training in Institute of Geological Sciences PAS, Warsaw
  • since 2016  participation in archeological-geological NCN project "Marmora Asiatica. Ku archeopetrologii w Polsce" (leader: Dagmara Wielgosz-Rondolino, Institute of Archeology, UW)
  • 2016 – 2018    udział w wykopaliskach paleontologicznych w Miedarach organizowanych przez Instytut Paleobiologii PAN i UW
  • 2016 i 2018 participation in excavation in Owadów-Brzezinki, Institute of Paleobiology PAS, Warsaw
  • 2015  training in Amarante Investments Sp. z o.o.
  • field work in Germany, Romania, Slovakia, Chech Republic


Other
  • participation in Science Festival in Cracow, "AGH Junior"


Publications



Scientific papers


M. Pawlikowski, P. Bożęcki, U. Buszkiewicz, S. Mandera, J. Rędziak (2015). Mineralogical investigation of weathering of cretaceous limestone: an example of phenomenon: Prachodna Cave near of Roman: North Bulgaria. “Auxiliary Sciences in Archaeology, Preservation of Relicts
and Environmental Engineering”, 2015, Vol. 20; pp. 1–27.


Conference abstracts


A. Musiał, B. Naglik, E. Sermet, S. Mandera, D. Skrepnicka (2017). Raman spectroscopic characterization of carbonaceus material from Outer Carpathians hydrothermal veins - implication to the interpretation of ”marmarosh diamonds” crystallization environment. [in:] 17th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference SGEM 2017: Science and Technologies in Geology, Exploration and Mining: 29 June - 5 July, 2017, Albena, Bulgaria: SGEM2017 Conference Proceedings, Vol. 17, Issue 11; pp. 463-470.


Contact



Sara Mandera
Institute of Paleobiology PAS
ul. Twarda 51/55
PL-00-818 Warsaw, POLAND
e-mail sarmander[at]twarda.pan.pl
phone 6978-872; room 634