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).
- 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.
- 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.