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Andrzej Leonowicz

Andrzej Leonowicz, Polish biochemist. Achievements include patents in fungal cultures in wastes as a source of feed and food. Recipient award Polish Academy of Sciences, 1972, 74, 89, Ministry of Education, 1989, 91.

Background

  • Leonowicz, Andrzej was born on July 14, 1933 in Warsaw. Son of Piotr Pawel and Irena (Zamojska) Leonowicz.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, M. Curie Sklodowska University, Lublin, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, M. Curie Sklodowska University, Lublin, 1965. Habilitation, M. Curie Sklodowska University, Lublin, 1975.

    Career

    • From assistant department biochemistry to head M. Curie Sklodowska University, 1956—1987, head, since 1987, professor, since 1994. Visiting professor Pennsylvania State University, 1982-1983, 86, University Helsinki, 1988, University Regensburg, 1992, University Tokyo, 1992, Tokyo University Agriculture, 1993, Chungbuk National University, Korea, 1995, 97, 99, 2001.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents in fungal cultures in wastes as a source of feed and food.

    Works

    • Contributor over 350 articles to professional journals, over 10 monographs.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Captain Polish Army, since 1980. Member Polish Bio-chemical Society (head division 1974-1980, member governing body 1980-1986), The Science Society of Lublin, Federation European Bio-chemical Societies, Biotechnology and Environment (head research group 1986-1990).

    Connections

    • Married Jadwiga Zawadzka, March 23, 1974. Children: Marcin Andrzej, Magdalena Malgorzata, Tomasz Andrzej.
    • father: Piotr Pawel Leonowicz
    • mother: Irena (Zamojska) Leonowicz
    • spouse: Jadwiga Zawadzka
    • children: Marcin Andrzej Leonowicz
    • Magdalena Malgorzata Leonowicz
    • Tomasz Andrzej Leonowicz
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    Born July 14, 1933
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    • 1956
      M. Curie Sklodowska University
    • 1965
      M. Curie Sklodowska University
    • 1975
      M. Curie Sklodowska University
    • 1956 - 1987
      From assistant, department biochemistry to head M. Curie Sklodowska University
    • 1987
      From assistant, department biochemistry to head M. Curie Sklodowska University