Adam Piotrowski received his master’s degree in 2002 from the Warsaw University of Technology. In 2008 he completed his PhD at the Military University of Technology. He started his professional career as detector technology engineer in Vigo Systems. In 2003-2006 he moved to MOCVD division within VIGO, soon becoming a head of the group. In 2008-2014 he served as a head of detectors division in VIGO.