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Wieslaw Tadeusz Zelazko

Wieslaw Tadeusz Zelazko, Polish mathematician. Recipient Banach medal Polish Academy of Sciences. Member Polish Mathematics Society (vice president 1977-1981, president 1983-1985, awards), American Mathematics Society, Warsaw Science Society (section president 1989-1992, deputy treasurer since 1992), London Mathematics Society, European Mathematics Society, Estonian Mathematics Society.

Background

  • Zelazko, Wieslaw Tadeusz was born on February 16, 1933 in Lódz, Poland.

  • Education

    • Magister, Warsaw University, Poland, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy, Mathematics Institute, 1960. Habilitation, Mathematics Institute, 1965.

    Career

    • Teaching assistant Warsaw University, 1955-1957. Fellow, senior assistant Mathematics Institute Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 1957-1960, adiunkt, 1960-1965, docent, 1965-1971, extraordinary professor, 1971-1976, ordinary professor, since 1976, department director, 1973-1984, 86-92. Research associate Yale University, New Haven, 1963-1964.

      Visiting professor Aarhus (Denmark) University, 1969-1970. Stouffer visiting professor University Kansas, Lawrence, 1979.

    Works

    • Author: Banach algebras, 1973. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Polish Mathematics Society (vice president 1977-1981, president 1983-1985, awards), American Mathematics Society, Warsaw Science Society (section president 1989-1992, deputy treasurer since 1992), London Mathematics Society, European Mathematics Society, Estonian Mathematics Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Classical music, tourism.

    Connections

    • Son of Wladyslaw and Zofia (Stepczynska) Z. Married Hanna Krystyna Stande, March 31, 1962. 1 child, Krzysztof.
    • father: Wladyslaw Zelazko
    • mother: Zofia (Stepczynska) Zelazko
    • spouse: Hanna Krystyna Stande
    • child: Krzysztof Zelazko
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    Born February 16, 1933
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    • 1955
      Warsaw University
    • 1960
      Mathematical Institute
    • 1965
      Mathematical Institute
    • 1955 - 1957
      Teaching assistant, Warsaw University
    • 1957 - 1960
      fellow, assistant Mathematical Institute Polish Academy Science
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
    • 1957 - 1960
      senior, assistant Mathematical Institute Polish Academy Science
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
    • 1960 - 1965
      fellow, assistant Mathematical Institute Polish Academy Science
    • 1960 - 1965
      senior, assistant Mathematical Institute Polish Academy Science
    • 1963 - 1964
      research associate, Yale University
      New Haven, Connecticut, United States
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