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Zygmunt Surowiak

Zygmunt Surowiak, Polish materials science educator, researcher. Recipient scientific grant Ministry of Education, 1976, Silesian University, 1991, 93. Member Polish Physics Society, Polish Ceramic Society (board directors since 1990), American Ceramic Society, Polish Acoustical Society.

Background

  • Surowiak, Zygmunt was born on November 26, 1932 in Bazan√∂wka, Poland. Son of Stanislaw and Genowefa (Ciupka) Surowiak.

  • Education

    • Master in physics, Pedagogical University, Katowice, Poland, 1958. Doctor in physics, Pedagogical University, Katowice, Poland, 1967. Doctor in materials science, Academy of Mining and Metallurgy, Cracow, Poland, 1990.

    Career

    • Assistant Pedagogical University, 1956-1967. Adjunct professor Silesian University, Katowice, 1968-1970, assistant professor, 1970-1994, associate professor, 1994-1995, professor, since 1995. Deputy of rector Silesian University, 1970-1974, director Institute Physics, 1976-1979, Institute Engineering Problems, 1986-1996, head section of non-metallic engineering materials physics, 1980-2003, head department materials science, 1996-2003.

    Works

    • Author: Problems of Physics of Ferroelectric Thin Films, 1977, Dielectric and Semiconductor of Thin Ferroelectric Films, 1989. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Polish Physics Society, Polish Ceramic Society (board directors since 1990), American Ceramic Society, Polish Acoustical Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Tourist, skiing.

    Connections

    • Married Irena Jalowiecka, May 12, 1940. Children: Ewa, Hanna, Wojciech.
    • father: Stanislaw Surowiak
    • mother: Genowefa (Ciupka) Surowiak
    • spouse: Irena Jalowiecka
    • children: Ewa Surowiak
    • Hanna Surowiak
    • Wojciech Surowiak
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    Born November 26, 1932
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    • 1958
      Pedagogical University
    • 1967
      Pedagogical University
    • 1990
      Academy of Mining and Metallurgy
    • 1956 - 1967
      Assistant, Pedagogical University
    • 1968 - 1970
      adjunct professor, Silesian University
      Katowice, Slaskie, Poland