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Jan WLAdysLAw Wegrzyn

Jan WLAdysLAw Wegrzyn, Polish welding metallurgy consultant and resarcher. Recipient national prize, 1968, also 6 ministry prizes, 1960-1991. Member Polish Academy of Sciences (member 3 committees 1972-1992), Polish Welding Institute (president general council 1982-1995).

Background

  • Wegrzyn, Jan WLAdysLAw was born on November 23, 1923 in Brzesko, Poland. Son of Wladyslaw and Maria (Kuhnert) Wegrzyn.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Academy Mining, Cracow, Poland, 1949. Doctor, Academy Mining, Cracow, Poland, 1961. Dr Habilitation, Academy Mining, Cracow, Poland, 1964.

    Career

    • Manager welding metallurgy department Polish Welding Institute, Gliwice, 1949-1981. Professor, manager welding department Silesian Technology University, 1981-1993. Prorector Siles Technology University, 1981-1983.

      Consultant metallurgy plant Huta Baildon, Katowice, Poland, 1993-1997. Member general council Institute Metallurgy, Gliwice, 1979-1992.

    Works

    • Author or co-author 8 books. Contributor over 200 articles on welding physics and metallurgy, welding technical and materials to professional journals. Numerous patents on welding and filler materials.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Polish Academy of Sciences (member 3 committees 1972-1992), Polish Welding Institute (president general council 1982-1995).

    Personality

    Interests

    Painting, skiing, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Alicia Rubinowska, February 5, 1955. Children: Tomasz, Katarzyna.
    • father: Wladyslaw Wegrzyn
    • mother: Maria (Kuhnert) Wegrzyn
    • spouse: Alicia Rubinowska
    • children: Tomasz Wegrzyn
    • Katarzyna Wegrzyn
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    Born November 23, 1923
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    Ethnicity:
    • 1949
      Academy Mining
    • 1961
      Academy Mining
    • 1964
      Academy Mining
    • 1949 - 1981
      Manager, welding metallurgy department Polish Welding Institute
      Gliwice, Poland
    • 1981 - 1993
      professor, welding department Silesian Technology University
    • 1981 - 1993
      manager, welding department Silesian Technology University
    • 1981 - 1983
      prorector Siles Technology University
    • 1993 - 1997
      consultant, metallurgy plant Huta Baildon
      Katowice, Slaskie, Poland

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