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Witold Gustaw Strupczewski

Witold Gustaw Strupczewski, Polish hydrologist. Professor geophysical science, 1983. Recipient Golden Cross of Merit, Board Polish Government, Warsaw, 1984. Member International Association Hydrological Sciences, European Geophysical Society IHP, United Nations Educational (chairman polish committee, since 1998), IUGG (polish committee, since 2000).

Background

  • Strupczewski, Witold Gustaw was born on June 8, 1937 in Gdynia, Poland. Son of Jan and Mieczyslawa (Gniazdowska) Strupczewski.

  • Education

    • Master of Science in Engineering, Technology University, Warsaw, Poland, 1960. Doctor of Technology Sciences, Technology University, Warsaw, Poland, 1966. Habilitation, Technology University, Warsaw, Poland, 1970.

    Career

    • Assistant State Hydrology and Meteorology Institute, Warsaw, 1958-1961. From senior assistant to assistant professor Sanitary and Water Engineering, Technology University, 1961-1972. From associate professor to professor Institute Geophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, since 1972.

      Lecturer universities in Iraq, 1975-1976. Chief hydrologist WAKUTI Consulting Office, Germany, 1981-1982. Project manager United Nations Department Technology Cooperative for Development, Liberia, 1982-1986.

      Visiting professor University Calgary, Canada, 1992. Vice chairman International Hydrological Programme, United Nations Educational, 1998—2002. Member advisory board Water Science and Technology library, since 2000.

    Major achievements

    • Professor geophysical science, 1983.

    Works

    • Associate editor Journal Hydrological Sciences, 1993-1999, Journal Stochastic Hydrology and Hydraulics, 1990-1995, Hydrologic Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, since 2000, Journal Flood Engineering, since 2008, Open Civil Engineering. Author: Historical Extraordinary Hydro-Meteorological Phenomena of the Polish Territories, 1964. Co-author: Geostatistical Methods: Recent Developments and Application in Surface and Subsurface Hydrology, 1992, New Uncertainty Concepts in Hydrology and Water Resources, 1995, Surface Water Hydrology, 1996, Integrated Approach to Environmental Data Management Systems, 1997, Hydhologic Modeling, 1999.

      Journal Hydrol. Engineering American Society of Civil Engineers, since 2004, contributor over 140 articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member International Association Hydrological Sciences, European Geophysical Society IHP, United Nations Educational (chairman polish committee, since 1998), IUGG (polish committee, since 2000).

    Personality

    Interests

    Mountain climbing.

    Connections

    • Married Krystyna Sokolowska, December 6, 1969 (deceased November 2000). 1 child, Piotr.
    • father: Jan Strupczewski
    • mother: Mieczyslawa (Gniazdowska) Strupczewski
    • spouse: Krystyna Sokolowska
    • child: Piotr Strupczewski
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    Born June 8, 1937
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    • 1960
      Technology University
    • 1966
      Technology University
    • 1970
      Technology University
    • 1958 - 1961
      Assistant, State Hydrology and Meteorology Institute
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
    • 1961 - 1972
      from senior, assistant to assistant professor Sanitary and Water Engineering
    • 1972
      from associate, professor to professor Institute Geophysics
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States

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