Monika Koperska, Ph.D. student at the Jagiellonian University, won the Polish edition of the competition for the scientific idol. On a daily basis, Monika deals with maintenance chemistry. Her three-minute presentation about the nature of paper impressed not only the jury.
The young chemist from Kraków also won the Audience Award and the prize of BMW, sponsor of 2012 FameLab.
The next stage of career of our star will be the international final at the Cheltenham Science Festival in the UK.
The second place in the contest was won by the Marcin Zastawnik – the creator of silence, and the third one – by Michał Krupiński.