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Osman Achmatowicz

Osman Achmatowicz, Polish chemistry educator, researcher. Recipient Kostanecki medal Polish Chemical Society, 1983. Fellow Warsaw Scientific Society; member Polish Chemical Society.


  • Achmatowicz, Osman was born on December 20, 1931 in Wilno, Poland. Son of Osman and Helena (Staniewicz) Achmatowicz.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Warsaw Technology University, Poland, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Warsaw University, Poland, 1961. Doctor of Science, Warsaw University, Poland, 1967.


    • Demonstrator Department Chemistry Warsaw Technology University, 1952-1955. Research associate Institute Organic Chemistry Polish Academy of Sciences, 1957-1977. Professor Warsaw Agricultural University, 1977-1991.

      Visiting professor University Wisconsin, Madison, 1986-1987. Professor Pharmaceutical Research Institute, since 1991. Member Commission on Nomencature, International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, 1977-1989, Polish State Committee for Scientific Research, since 1997.

      Editor Polish Journal Chemistry, 1978-1991. Secretary State Committee for Scientific Title and Degrees, since 1991.


    • Contributor over 100 papers on synthesis sugar chemistry. Co-author of 15 patents on the synthesis of pharmaceuticals. Editor of books on chemical terminology.


    Fellow Warsaw Scientific Society. Member Polish Chemical Society.



    Jogging, skiing, friend of animals.


    • Married Barbara Bobrowska Achmatowicz, May 11, 1961. 1 child, Michat.
    • father: Osman Achmatowicz
    • mother: Helena (Staniewicz) Achmatowicz
    • spouse: Barbara Bobrowska Achmatowicz
    • child: Michat Achmatowicz
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    Born December 20, 1931
    • 1955
      Warsaw Technology University
    • 1961
      Warsaw University
    • 1967
      Warsaw University
    • 1952 - 1955
      Demonstrator Department Chemist, ry Warsaw Technology University
    • 1957 - 1977
      research associate, Institute Organic Chemistry Polish Academy Sciences
    • 1977 - 1991
      professor, Warsaw Agricultural University
    • 1986 - 1987
      visiting professor, University Wisconsin
      Madison, Tennessee, United States
    • 1991
      professor, Pharmaceutical Research Institute