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Ryszard Artur Pohorecki

Ryszard Artur Pohorecki, Polish chemical engineering educator, researcher. Recipient Science award Polish Academy of Science, 1977, 84, Science award, Prime Minister of Poland, 2005. Vice president Alliance of Universities for Democracy, Knoxville, 1993—2005, Science European Federation of Chemical Engineering; Member Cambridge Society, Polish Academy of Sciences, Czech Society Chemical Engineering (honorary).

Background

  • Pohorecki, Ryszard Artur was born on February 10, 1936 in Warsaw, Poland. Son of Artur and Halina Pohorecki.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Warsaw University of Technology, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, Warsaw University of Technology, 1964. Doctor of Science, Warsaw University of Technology, 1970.

    Career

    • From assistant professor to associate professor Warsaw University of Technology, 1957-1980, professor, 1980-1987, full professor, since 1987. Visiting scholar University Cambridge, 1965-1966, 2000. Visiting professor Institute Polytechnic Toulouse, France, 1988-1989.

    Works

    • Author: (books) Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Chemical Engineering Processes, 1977 (Ministry award 1978), Numerical Examples in Thermodynamic and Kinetics of Chemical Engineering Processes, 1979, American edition, 1998. Editor: (book) Heat and Mass Transfer in Gas-Liquid Systems, 1980, (journal) The Chemical Engineering Journal, 1992-2005, Chemical Engineering Research and Design, since 2004.

    Membership

    Vice president Alliance of Universities for Democracy, Knoxville, 1993—2005, Science European Federation of Chemical Engineering. Member Cambridge Society, Polish Academy of Sciences, Czech Society Chemical Engineering (honorary).

    Connections

    • Married Anna Jakubowska, April 3, 1958. 1 child, Marek.
    • father: Artur Pohorecki
    • mother: Halina Pohorecki
    • spouse: Anna Jakubowska
    • child: Marek Pohorecki
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    Born February 10, 1936
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    • 1959
      Warsaw University of Technology
    • 1964
      Warsaw University of Technology
    • 1970
      Warsaw University of Technology