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Jacek Karpinski

Jacek Karpinski, Italian computer company executive. Decorated Cross of Valor (3), Polish Underground Army, 1944, AK Cross, 1944. Served to lieutenant Polish Armed Forces, 1941-1944. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Polish Academy Engineering.

Background

  • Karpinski, Jacek was born on April 9, 1927 in Turin, Italy. Son of Adam and Wanda (Cumft) Karpinski.

  • Education

    • Special student, Harvard University, 1962. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Warsaw Polytechnic University, 1951.

    Career

    • Systems engineer Electronic Systems Manufacturing, Warsaw, 1951-1954. Adjunct professor Polish Academy Sciences, 1955-1965. Head computer laboratory Warsaw University, 1965-1970.

      Managing director Minicomputer Research and Development and Production, 1970-1973. Adjunct professor Warsaw Polytechnic University, 1973-1981. Managing director Karpinski Computer Systems, Le Mont, Switzerland, 1983-1985.

      Consultant artifical intelligence and computer system, 1985—2010. Founder, president NEWAY Computer SA., Switzerland, JK Computers International Ltd., Warsaw, Poland. Author numerous computer systems and radio-telecommunications devices.

    Works

    • Author numerous artificial intelligence system, computer system, and radio-telecommunications devices.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Served to lieutenant Polish Armed Forces, 1941-1944. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Polish Academy Engineering.

    Connections

    • Married Eulalia Gryniecka, March 1, 1955 (divorced 1975). Children: Adam, Daniel, Sylvan, Dorota, Ewa. Married Ewa Stepien, July 11, 1978.
    • father: Adam Karpinski
    • mother: Wanda (Cumft) Karpinski
    • spouses: Eulalia Gryniecka
    • Ewa Stepien
    • children: Adam Karpinski
    • Daniel Karpinski
    • Sylvan Karpinski
    • Dorota Karpinski
    • Ewa Karpinski
    Jacek Karpinski
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    Born April 9, 1927
    Died February 21, 2010
    (aged 82)
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    • 1962
      Harvard University
    • 1951
      Warsaw Polytechnic University
    • 1951 - 1954
      Systems engineer, Electronic Systems Manufacturing
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
    • 1955 - 1965
      adjunct professor, Polish Academy Sciences
    • 1965 - 1970
      head, computer laboratory Warsaw University
    • 1970 - 1973
      managing director, Minicomputer Research and Development and Production
    • 1973 - 1981
      adjunct professor, Warsaw Polytechnic University
    • 1983 - 1985
      managing director, Karpinski Computer Systems
      Le Mont, Rhone-Alpes, France
    • 1985 - 2010
      consultant, artifical intelligence and computer system
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