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Jan Tadeusz Lopuszanski

Jan Tadeusz Lopuszanski was Polish physicist, educator. Decorated Chevalier Cross Order Polonia Restituta, Officer Cross Order Polonia Restituta. Member Polish Academy of Sciences (permanent), Polish Academy Arts and Sciences in Crakow (correspondent), Polish Physical Society, Association of Members of Institute for Advanced Study Princeton, International Association Mathematical Physics, International Union Pure and Applied Physics.

Background

  • Lopuszanski, Jan Tadeusz was born on October 21, 1923 in Lwów, Poland. Son of Wladyslaw Jakób and Janina Maria (Kuzmicz) Lopuszanski.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts, University Wroclaw, Poland, 1950. Doctor of Philosophy, Jagellonian University, Cracow, Poland, 1955.

    Career

    • From assistant to associate professor University Wroclaw, 1947-1968, full professor, 1968-1995. Retired, 1995

      Vice dean mathematics, physics, chemistry faculty University Wroclaw, 1957-1958, dean, 1962-1964. Visiting professor University Utrecht, 1958, New York University, 1960-1961, Institute Advanced Study, Princeton, 1964-1965, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1970-1971, University Göttingen, 1984, 91-92.

      Director Institute Theoretical Physics, University Wroclaw, 1970-1984.

    Works

    • Author: An Introduction to the Conventional Quantum Field Theory, 1976, Rachunek Spinorow, 1985, An Introduction to Symmetry and Supersymmetry in Quantum Field Theory, 1991, The Inverse Variational Problem in Classical Mechanics, 1999. Co-author Fizyka Statystyczna, 1969. Member editorial board Reports on Mathematical Physics, Progress in Physics.

      Contributor over 100 articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Polish Academy of Sciences (permanent), Polish Academy Arts and Sciences in Crakow (correspondent), Polish Physical Society, Association of Members of Institute for Advanced Study Princeton, International Association Mathematical Physics, International Union Pure and Applied Physics.

    Connections

    • Married Halina Emilia Pidek, July 14, 1956 (divorced 1968). 1 child, Maciej; Barbara Zaslonka, April 14, 1969.
    • father: Wladyslaw Jakób Lopuszanski
    • mother: Janina Maria (Kuzmicz) Lopuszanski
    • spouse: Halina Emilia Pidek
    • child: Maciej Lopuszanski
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    Born October 21, 1923
    Died December 4, 2006
    (aged 83)
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    • 1950
      University Wroclaw
    • 1955
      Jagellonian University
    • 1995
      retired