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Zbigniew Wladyslaw Semadeni

Zbigniew Wladyslaw Semadeni was Polish mathematician, educator. Vice president International Commission Mathematics Instruction, 1983-1986. Member Polish Mathematics Society (president Warsaw branch 1969-1971, Sierpinski prize 1972), American Mathematics Society, Warsaw Science Society.

Background

  • Semadeni, Zbigniew Wladyslaw was born on March 1, 1934 in Warsaw, Poland. Son of Tadeusz and Irena (Konopacka) Semadeni.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts in Physics, University Poznan, Poland, 1955. Master of Arts in Mathematics, University Poznan, Poland, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics, University Poznan, Poland, 1959.

      Habilitation Institute of Mathematics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 1963.

    Career

    • Assistant, adjunct department mathematics University Poznan, Poland, 1954-1961. Visiting assistant professor department mathematics University Washington, Seattle, 1961-1962. Docent, professor, deputy director institute mathematics Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 1962-1985.

      Director institute mathematics University Warsaw, 1991-1996, professor institute mathematics, 1986—2004, professor emeritus, since 2004. Visiting professor York University, Toronto, Canada, 1982-1983, University Sydney, 1984, University California, Davis, 1989-1990.

    Works

    • Author: Banach Spaces of Continuous Functions, volunteer 1, 1971, Primary Mathematical Education (tv lectures), 1975-1978. Editor-in-chief Wiadomosci Matematyczne Journal, 1967-1993.

    Membership

    Vice president International Commission Mathematics Instruction, 1983-1986. Member Polish Mathematics Society (president Warsaw branch 1969-1971, Sierpinski prize 1972), American Mathematics Society, Warsaw Science Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Classical music, gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Ewa Wierzchleyska, April 25, 1958. Children: Beata, Dorota, Monika.
    • father: Tadeusz Semadeni
    • mother: Irena (Konopacka) Semadeni
    • spouse: Ewa Wierzchleyska
    • children: Beata Semadeni
    • Dorota Semadeni
    • Monika Semadeni
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    Born March 1, 1934
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    • 1955
      University Poznan
    • 1956
      University Poznan
    • 1959
      University Poznan
    • 1963
      Polish Academy Sciences
    • 1954 - 1961
      Assistant
      Poland
    • 1961 - 1962
      visiting assistant, professor department mathematics University Washington
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1962 - 1985
      docent, institute mathematics Polish Academy Sciences
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
    • 1962 - 1985
      professor, institute mathematics Polish Academy Sciences
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
    • 1962 - 1985
      deputy director, institute mathematics Polish Academy Sciences
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
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