World Famous Researchers Cooperate with GUT

Outstanding specialists from academic centers abroad very often choose to conduct their research at Gdańsk University of Technology. Scientists such as Prof. Laszlo Bela Kish from Texas A&M University, USA and Prof. Shela Gorinstein from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel cooperate with our researchers and give lectures to our students.


"Gdańsk University of Technology is known for a lot of famous research going on here. Its technical quality and originality is very high. Thanks to the European Union support my laboratory here is better equipped than in Texas", Prof. Laszlo Bela Kish from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of Texas A&M University assures.

Prof. Kish specializes in unidentified problems and the laws, limits and applications of stochastic fluctuations (noise). He is the recipient of numerous international prizes and owns six American and three Swedish patents. This June he received the medal for merit from the Gdańsk University of Technology rector Prof. Jacek Namieśnik. Next year GUT is going to host the international Unsolved Problems of Noise conference, established by Prof. Kish.

"International students who come to Gdańsk University of Technology have a lot of possibilities. Every year I arrive here to cooperate with the Department of Chemistry. What is most important, I am supported by Prof. Jacek Namieśnik and all his staff members. Alone I would never do so much", Prof. Shela Gorinstein from the Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem says.

Research interests of this internationally renowned scientist encompass hypocholesterolemic effect of dietary fruits and beer, ​genetic purity of plant seed production, as well as antioxidants and different radical scavenging methods. Prof. Gorinstein cooperates with universities in France, Canada, Singapore and Taiwan. She has received numerous awards for her work, including the one from the Polish president. Her recent projects are carried out thanks to the Erasmus+ program.

Prof. Laszlo Bela Kish and Prof. Shela Gorinstein talk about their work, projects and interests in short films which can be found on our YouTube channel:

Visiting Professors - Laszlo B. Kish, Texas A&M University

Visiting professors - Shela Gorinstein, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem