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Henryk Zbigniew Filcek

Henryk Zbigniew Filcek, Polish mining and geomechanics educator. Recipient Polonia Restituta, President of the Republic of Poland, 1988. Member World Mining Congress (international organization committee), International Bureau Strata Mechanics.

Background

  • Filcek, Henryk Zbigniew was born on November 9, 1928 in Niemczyk, Torun, Poland. Son of Konrad and Wanda (Masiak) Filcek.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, University Mining and Metallurgy, Cracow, 1952. Doctor of Philosophy, University Mining and Metallurgy, Cracow, 1960. Professor degree, University Mining and Metallurgy, Cracow, 1971.

      Senior professor degree, University Cracow, Poland, 1978.

    Career

    • Assistant University Mining and Metallurgy, Cracow, 1949-1965, associate professor, 1965-1971, professor, since 1971, dean Faculty Mining Engineering, 1966-1972, rector, 1975-1979. Science and research consultant Central Mining Institute Katowice, Poland, since 1993.

    Works

    • Author: Computer Methods in Mining Geomechanics, 1994. Co-author: Application of Rock Mechanics to Planning and Design to Mining, 1984, Comprehensive Rock Engineering, 1993. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member World Mining Congress (international organization committee), International Bureau Strata Mechanics.

    Connections

    • Married Marianna Poslowska, October 9, 1998.
    • father: Konrad Filcek
    • mother: Wanda (Masiak) Filcek
    • spouse: Marianna Poslowska
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    • 1952
      University Mining and Metallurgy
    • 1960
      University Mining and Metallurgy
    • 1971
      University Mining and Metallurgy
    • 1978
      University Cracow
    • 1949 - 1965
      Assistant, University Mining and Metallurgy
      Cracow, Malopolskie, Poland
    • 1975 - 1979
      Assistant, University Mining and Metallurgy
      Rector, Arkansas, United States
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