Paweł Piotr Michałowski was born in Poznań, Poland in 1984. He obtained his master's degree in physics from Umeå University (Sweden) in 2007 and Adam Mickiewicz University (Poznań, Poland) in 2008. In 2015 he obtained a PhD degree in physics from Adam Mickiewicz University (Poznań, Poland). His scientific interest focuses on secondary ion mass spectrometry technique since 2007 when he worked at Fraunhofer Center for Nanoelectronics Technologies (Dresden, Germany). Since 2015 he works at Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Microelectronics and Photonics (previously known as Institute of Electronic Materials Technology) and is responsible for CAMECA IMS SC Ultra spectrometer. At the beginning of 2020 he became a head of Department of Structural Research and Materials Characterization.