The photo shows a measuring chamber at Alvra end station of SwissFEL


  1.  K. Wojtaszek, W. Błachucki, K. Tyrała, M. Nowakowski, M. Zając, J. Stępień, P. Jagodziński, D. Banaś, W. Stańczyk, J. Czapla-Masztafiak, W.M. Kwiatek, J. Szlachetko, A. Wach, Determination of  Crystal-Field Splitting Induced by Thermal Oxidation of Titanium, Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 125, 50 (2021), IF=2.60, 100 pkt.
  2. C. Bacellar (A. Wach, J. Szlachetko) et al., Femtosecond X-ray spectroscopy of haem proteins, Faraday Discussions, 228, 312 (2021), IF=3.797, 100 pkt.
  3. Gilles Berger, Anna Wach, Jacinto Sá and Jakub Szlachetko, Reduction Mechanisms of Anticancer Osmium(VI) Complexes Revealed by Atomic Telemetry and Theoretical Calculations, Inorganic Chemistry, 60, 6663 (2021), IF=4.825, 140 pkt.
  4. Wiktoria Stańczyk and Joanna Czapla-Masztafiak, The use of the X-ray absorption spectroscopy laboratory setup in the examination of copper(II) compounds for biomedical applications, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms, 497, 65 (2021), IF=1.377, 70 pkt.
  5. A. Kubala-Kukus (J. Szlachetko) et al. Low-angle X-ray spectroscopy and reflectometry techniques in interdisciplinary applications, Acta Physica Polonica A, 139, 247 (2021), IF=0.8, 40pkt.
  6. J. Gryboś (A. Wach, J. Szlachetko) et al., Mechanistic Insights into Oxygen Dynamics in Soot Combustion over Cryptomelane Catalysts in Tight and Loose Contact Modes via 18O2/16O2 Isotopic Variable Composition Measurements – A Hot Ring Model of the Catalyst Operation, ACS Catalysis, 11, 9530 (2021), IF=13.084, 200pkt.
  7. P. Jagodziński (J. Szlachetko) et al., Properties of polycapillary optics dedicated to low-energy parallel-beam wavelength-dispersive spectrometers for synchrotron-based X-ray fluorescence study, Optics Express, 29, 27193 (2021), IF=3.894, 140pkt.
  8. W. Błachucki, (A. Wach, R. Fanselow, J. Szlachetko) et al., Resonant X-ray Emission Spectroscopy with a SASE Beam, Applied Sciences, 11, 8775 (2021), IF=2.679, 70pkt.
The photo shows a spectroscopic chamber at XAS beamline, Solaris synchrotron.


  1.  P. Legutko (A. Wach, J. Szlachetko) et al., Soot Combustion over Niobium-Doped Cryptomelane (K-OMS-2) Nanorods – Redox State of Manganese and the lattice Strain Control the Catalysts Performance, Catalysts, 10, 1390 (2020), IF=3.450, 100pkt.
  2. G. Smolentsev (J. Szlachetko, W. M. Kwiatek, J. Czapla-Masztafiak) et al., Taking a snapshot of the triplet excited state of an OLED organometallic luminophore using X-ray, Nature Communications, 11, 2131 (2020). IF=12.121, 200pkt.
  3. A. Zymaková (W. Błachucki, J. Szlachetko) et al., Implementation of a crossed-slit system for fast alignment of sealed polycapillary X-ray optics, Journal of Synchrotron Radiation, 27, 1730-1733 (2020). IF=2.450, 100pkt.
  4. J. Hofbrucker, A. Volotka, J. Szlachetko, S. Fritzsche, Enhanced polarization transfer to the characteristic L α x-ray lines near the nonlinear Cooper minimum of two-photon ionization, Physical Review A, 102, 042807 (2020), IF=2.777, 140pkt.
  5. C. Bacellar (J. Szlachetko) et al., Spin cascade and doming in ferric hemes: Femtosecond X-ray absorption and X-ray emission studies, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 117, 21914-21920 (2020). IF=9.412, 200pkt.
  6. I. Goszewska (W. Błachucki, Jakub Szlachetko) et al., Boosting the Performance of Nano-Ni Catalysts by Palladium Doping in Flow Hydrogenation of Sulcatone, Catalysts, 10, 1267 (2020), IF=3.450, 100pkt.
  7. T. Fok (J. Szlachetko) et al., Pulsed laser-plasma soft X-ray source as a compact tool for X-ray absorption spectroscopy of metal oxides, Journal of Instrumentation, 15 C05026 (2020). IF=1.36, 70pkt.
  8. O. Dikaya (J. Szlachetko) et al., Operation of a bending magnet beamline in large energy bandwidth mode for non-resonant X-ray emission spectroscopy, Results in Physics, 103212 (2020), IF=3.2, 70pkt.
  9. G. Kuzmentko (J. Szlachetko) et al., Operando sulfur speciation during sulfur poisoning-regeneration of Ru/SiO2 and Ru/Al2O3 using non-resonant sulfur Kα1,2 emission, RSC Advances, 10, 15853 (2020). IF=3.1, 100pkt.
  10. A. Wach, W.Błachucki, J. Czapla-Masztafiak, D. L. A. Fernandes, D. Banaś, K. Wojtaszek, K. Tyrala, W. M. Kwiatek, J. Sá and J. Szlachetko, In situ Observation of Charge Transfer and Crystal Field Formation with High Energy Resolution X-ray Spectroscopy during Temperature Programmed Oxidation, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 22, 14731 (2020) IF=3.43, 100pkt.
  11. A. Wach, J. Sá and J. Szlachetko, Comparative study of the around-Fermi electronic structure of 5d metals and metal-oxides by means of high-resolution X-ray emission and absorption spectroscopies, Journal of Synchrotron Radiation, 27, 689 (2020), IF=2.450, 100pkt.
  12. W. Blachucki, Energy and Time Distribution of Photoelectrons Released in Water under Ultra-Short X-Ray Pulse Irradiation, Acta Physics Polonica A, 137, 13-16, 2020, IF=0.8, 40pkt.
  13. K. Wojtaszek, K. Tyrała and A. Wach, Custom-Made Cell Designed for Thermal Studies and In Situ X-Ray Spectroscopy Experiments, Acta Physica Polonica A, 137, 54-58 (2020), IF=0.8, 40pkt.


  1. P. Jagodzinski (J. Szlachetko) et al., A DuMond-type crystal spectrometer for synchrotron-based X-ray emission studies in the energy range of 15–26 keV, Review of Scientific Instruments 90, 063106 (2019), IF=1.6, 70pkt.
  2. D. Kuzmenko (J. Czapla-Masztafiak, J. Szlachetko) et al., A von Hamos spectrometer for in situ sulfur speciation by non-resonant sulfur Kα emission spectroscopy, Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 34, 2105-2111 (2019). IF=3.46, 100pkt.
  3. M. V. Pavliuk (J. Czapla-Masztafiak, J. Szlachetko) et al., Hydrated Electron Generation by Excitation of Copper Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance, Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 10, 1743 (2019). IF=7.3, 200pkt.
  4. Wojciech Błachucki , Joanna Czapla-Masztafiak, Jacinto Sá, Jakub Szlachetko, A laboratory-based double X- ray spectrometer for simultaneous X-ray emission and X-ray absorption studies, Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 34, 1409 (2019), IF=3.46, 100pkt.
  5. T. Katayama (J. Szlachetko) et al., Tracking multiple components of a nuclear wavepacket in photoexcited Cu(I)-phenanthroline complex using ultrafast X-ray spectroscopy, Nature Communications, 10, 3606 (2019), IF=11.9, 200pkt.
  6. K. Wojtaszek (A. Wach, J. Czapla-Masztafiak, J. Szlachetko) et al. , The influence of nitro­gen doping on the electronic structure of the valence and conduction band in TiO2, Journal of Synchrotron Radiation, 26, 145 (2019), IF=2.251, 100pkt.
  7.  Yves Kayser (J. Czapla-Masztafiak, W. Błachucki, K. Tyrała, J. Szlachetko) et al., Core-level nonlinear spectroscopy triggered by stochastic X-ray pulses, Nature Communications, 10, 4761 (2019), IF=11.9, 200pkt.
  8. W. Błachucki (J. Czapla-Masztafiak, J. Szlachetko) et al., Inception of electronic damage of matter by photon- driven post-ionization mechanisms, Structural Dynamics, 6, 024901 (2019), IF=2.9, 100pkt.
  9. K.Tyrała, C. Milne, K. Wojtaszek, A. Wach, J. Czapla-Masztafiak, W. M. Kwiatek, Y. Kayser, and J. Szlachetko, Cross-section determination for one- and two-photon absorption of cobalt at hard-x-ray energies, Physical Review A, 99, 052509 (2019), IF=2.9, 100pkt.
  10. R. Bohinc, (J. Szlachetko) et al. Nonlinear XUV-optical transient grating spectroscopy at the Si L2,3–edge, Applied Physics Letters, 114, 181101 (2019), IF = 3.5, 100pkt.