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Stefan Andizej Mercik

Stefan Andizej Mercik, Polish civil engineering educator, consultant, researcher. Recipient award President Main Geodesy and Cartography Office, Warsaw, 1975, '77, Ministry of Education, 1980. Member Association Polish Students, Gliwice, 1954-1970. Member Polish Surveyor Association (silver medal 1986), Polish Academy of Sciences (Geodesy Department Engineering Committee since 1980, Gold medal 1990).

Background

  • Mercik, Stefan Andizej was born on June 25, 1931 in Czestochowa, Poland. Son of Andrzej and Josefa (Anzorge) Mercik.

  • Education

    • Roads technician, Bridge and Roads Building College, Bytom, Poland, 1951. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Silesian Technology University, Gliwice, Poland, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy in Geodesy, Academy Mining and Metallurgy, Cracow, Poland, 1966.

    Career

    • Junior assistant Silesian Technology University building department gedesy chair, Gliwice, Poland, 1954-1955, assistant lecturer, 1955-1959, assistant professor, 1959-1965, associate professor, Land Communications chair, since 1959, c. dean civil engineering faculty, 1976-1980. Department head Geodesy, Silesian Technology University Civil Engineering Faculty, Institute Roads and Bridges, Gliwice, 1978-1993. Specialist in Geodesy Mostostal Zabrze Holding, SA. Bagdad, Alkaim-Iraq Kuwait, 1980-1982, 89-91.

      Director Silesian Technology University Institute Rds. and Bridges, Gliwice, 1984-1993.

    Works

    • Author: (book) Geodetic Measurement of Continuous Steel Casting Machine, 1976. Co-author: (book) Geodetic Measurement of Cranes and Craneways, 1973. Review second edition, 1976.

      Inventor holding 10 patents. Contributor over 80 articles to professional magazines. Producer of educational films on surveying.

    Membership

    Member Association Polish Students, Gliwice, 1954-1970. Member Polish Surveyor Association (silver medal 1986), Polish Academy of Sciences (Geodesy Department Engineering Committee since 1980, Gold medal 1990).

    Personality

    Interests

    Skiing, tourism, canoeing, arts.

    Connections

    • Married Ligia Lazniowska, October 30, 1962. Children Jerzy, Bartlomiej.
    • father: Andrzej Mercik
    • mother: Josefa (Anzorge) Mercik
    • spouse: Ligia Lazniowska
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    Born June 25, 1931
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    • 1951
      Bridge and Roads Building College
    • 1958
      Silesian Technology University
    • 1966
      Academy Mining and Metallurgy
    • 1954 - 1955
      Junior assistant, Silesian Technology University building department gedesy chair
      Gliwice, Poland