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Krzysztof Fitzner

Krzysztof Fitzner, Polish metallurgical engineer. Recipient Joint award, Polish Academy of Sciences, 1971, 80, 90, Single award, 1982. Member New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

  • Fitzner, Krzysztof was born on December 10, 1943 in Ostrowiec, Kielce, Poland. Son of Adam and Wanda (Makarewicz) Fitzner.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Academy Mining and Metallurgy, Cracow, Poland, 1967. Doctor of Habilitation, Academy Mining and Metallurgy, Cracow, Poland, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, Institute Metals Research, Cracow, 1973.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow University Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1975-1976. Visiting research scientist University Wisconsin, Madison, 1980-1981, visiting associate professor, 1987-1988. Associate professor and chief physical chemistry division Institute for Metals Research, Cracow, since 1988.

      Visiting scholar University Chicago, 1990, 91, 92, 93. Visiting research scientist University Notre Dame, Indiana, 1993. Executive secretary metallurgical committee Polish Academy of Sciences, Cracow, 1989-1991.

    Works

    • Contributor 100 articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member New York Academy of Sciences.

    Personality

    Interests

    Photography, opera music, walking tours, soccer.

    Connections

    • father: Adam Fitzner
    • mother: Wanda (Makarewicz) Fitzner
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    Born December 10, 1943
    (age 74)
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    • 1967
      Academy Mining and Metallurgy
    • 1984
      Academy Mining and Metallurgy
    • 1973
      Institute Metals Research
    • 1975 - 1976
      Postdoctoral fellow, University Toronto
      Ontario, Canada
    • 1980 - 1981
      visiting research scientist, University Wisconsin
      Madison, Tennessee, United States
    • 1988
      associate, professor and chief physical chemistry division Institute for Metals Research
      Cracow, Malopolskie, Poland