Ernest Cichomski was born in Lodz (Poland) on September 22, 1981. He studied material science at the Technical University of Lodz. He finished his master in 2009. His master thesis was done on effect of silica silanisation on dental composites properties. During studies he worked one month in stock company “Organica” in Lodz. He joined the Rubber Technology Group as PhD student in February, 2010 on the topic “Safe tires, save energy”.