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Jerzy Gazdzicki

Jerzy Gazdzicki, Polish geodesist, geomatics researcher. Recipient Master Technology prize, Warsaw, 1977, national prize, Poland, 1978. Member European Cooperation Network for Education and Research in Land Information Systems (coordinator 1992-1998), Polish Association for Spatial Information (president since 1990), Warsaw Association of Sciences.

Background

  • Gazdzicki, Jerzy was born on October 15, 1931 in Zamosc, Poland. Son of Jan and Maria (Abraszewska) Gazdzicki.

  • Education

    • Engineer, Warsaw University of Technology, 1954. Master of Science, Warsaw University of Technology, 1956. Doctor in Engineering, Warsaw University of Technology, 1961.

      Habilitation, Warsaw University of Technology, 1966.

    Career

    • Assistant professor Warsaw University of Technology, 1952-1962. Head department Institute of Geodesy and Cartography, Warsaw, 1962-1974. Research director Geodetic and Cartographic Information Center, 1974-1981.

      Director of institute Warsaw University of Technology, 1981-1987. Professor, researcher Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands, 1987-1996. Lecturer University Maracaibo, 1977-1978, Baghdad, 1983, Beijing, 1987.

      Consultant State Govts.: Budapest, 1964, Sofia, 1964, Baghdad, 1976-1983, World Bank, Bucharest, 1992, Ankara, 1999-2002, European Commission, Phare: Bratislava, 1994-1998, Warsaw, 1997-1998.

    Works

    • Author: (books) Information in Geodesy and Cartography, 1975, Spatial Information Systems, 1990, Cadastral Systems, 1995, Lexicon of Geomatics, 2002. Co-author: (book) Geodetic Adjustments, 1978. Contributor articles to professional publications.

    Membership

    Member European Cooperation Network for Education and Research in Land Information Systems (coordinator 1992-1998), Polish Association for Spatial Information (president since 1990), Warsaw Association of Sciences.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Teresa Wysopolska, May 3, 1955. Children: Marek, Pawel.
    • father: Jan Gazdzicki
    • mother: Maria (Abraszewska) Gazdzicki
    • spouse: Teresa Wysopolska
    • children: Marek Gazdzicki
    • Pawel Gazdzicki
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    Born October 15, 1931
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    • 1954
      Warsaw University of Technology
    • 1956
      Warsaw University of Technology
    • 1961
      Warsaw University of Technology
    • 1966
      Warsaw University of Technology
    • 1952 - 1962
      Assistant, professor Warsaw University of Technology
    • 1962 - 1974
      head, department Institute of Geodesy and Cartography
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
    • 1974 - 1981
      research director, Geodetic and Cartographic Information Center
    • 1981 - 1987
      director, of institute Warsaw University of Technology
    • 1987 - 1996
      professor, Delft University of Technology
    • 1987 - 1996
      researcher, Delft University of Technology
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