Dr. Paweł Woś – an assistant professor in the Rzeszów University of Technology – graduated in mechanical engineering in 1995, and earned his Ph.D. degree in combustion engine engineering in 2003. Within 2005 to 2006 he served as a post-doc fellow at Wayne State University in Detroit (USA) where he worked on advanced combustion processes in ICE. He continues the studies with the application of variable compression ratio (VCR) technology in combustion engine design. He is an author of more than 50 papers and scientific reports. From October 2019, he is the Head of the Department of Internal Combustion Engines and Transport in Rzeszów University of Technology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Aeronautics.