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Jerzy Ludwik Kapko

Jerzy Ludwik Kapko was Polish chemistry educator. Member Polish Academy of Sciences (member polymer committee since 1974), Polish Society Chemical Engineers.

Background

  • Kapko, Jerzy Ludwik was born on November 20, 1921 in Wadowice, Poland. Son of Isidor and Eveline (Trexler) Kapko.

  • Education

    • Master of Philosophy, Jegiellon University, Krakow, Poland, 1947. Doctor of Philosophy, Jegiellon University, Krakow, Poland, 1950. Doctor of Science, Politiech.

      Slaska, Gliwice, Poland, 1968.

    Career

    • Head corrosion laboratory Institute Metal Cutting, 1955-1959. Vice dean chemical faculty Technology University Krakow, 1971-1973, head Institute Organic Chemistry and Technology, 1974-1989, head polymer division, 1989-1991.

    Works

    • Author: Industrial Designing in Plastics, 1995. Co-author: Testing of Plastics, 1965, second edition, 2000 (Ministry of Education award). Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Polish Academy of Sciences (member polymer committee since 1974), Polish Society Chemical Engineers.

    Personality

    Interests

    Skiing.

    Connections

    • Married Emilia Torba, June 16, 1951. 1 child, Alicja.
    • father: Isidor Kapko
    • mother: Eveline (Trexler) Kapko
    • spouse: Emilia Torba
    • child: Alicja Kapko
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    Born November 20, 1921
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    • 1947
      Jegiellon University
    • 1950
      Jegiellon University
    • 1968
      Politiech. Slaska
    • 1955 - 1959
      Head, corrosion laboratory Institute Metal Cutting