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Robert Rafal Galazka

Robert Rafal Galazka, Polish physicist. Member Polish Academy of Sciences (correspondent), International Academy Astronautics.

Background

  • Galazka, Robert Rafal was born on July 14, 1937 in Warsaw, Poland. Son of Jan and Stefania (Nowakowska) Galazka.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, University Warsaw, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 1966.

    Career

    • Research staff member Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 1960-1966, head of laboratory, 1966-1981, research director, 1982-1986, head of division, 1986-1999, director, since 1999. Visiting professor Purdue University, West Lafayette, 1969-1970, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Max Planck Institute, Grenoble, 1983, Eindhoven University of Technology. Chairman science council Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 1990-1999.

      Chairman committee on space research Polish Academy of Sciences, since 1990. Member COSPAR, Committee on Space Research, Paris, since 1978. Lecturer international conferences and schools.

    Works

    • Contributor over 200 articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Polish Academy of Sciences (correspondent), International Academy Astronautics.

    Connections

    • father: Jan Galazka
    • mother: Stefania (Nowakowska) Galazka
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    Born July 14, 1937
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    • 1960
      University Warsaw
    • 1966
      Polish Academy Science
    • 1960 - 1966
      Research staff member, Institute of Physics
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States