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Aleksander Marian Korzeniowski

Aleksander Marian Korzeniowski, Polish wood science and wood technology educator. Recipient Golden Cross of Merit, Polish Government, 1973, Polonia Restituta Order, Polish Government, 1975, medal of Merit, Polish Minister of Forestry, 1979, medal of National Education, Polish Minister of National Education, 1986. Member Polish Academy of Sciences (member wood technical committee since 1966, vice president 1984-1990), Lions.

Background

  • Korzeniowski, Aleksander Marian was born on June 2, 1924 in Romanówka, Poland. Son of Zbigniew Aleksander and Anna Petronela (Kosinska) Korzeniowski.

  • Education

    • Master in Agricultural Science, Warsaw (Poland) Agricultural University, 1950. Doctor of Philosophy in Technology Science, Warsaw (Poland) Agricultural University, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy habilitatus, Warsaw (Poland) Agricultural University, 1964.

    Career

    • Assistant Warsaw Agricultural University, 1948-1949, senior assistant, 1950-1952, lecturer, 1953-1965, assistant professor, 1966-1973, associate professor, 1974-1984, professor mechanical wood technical, from 1985, chair department, from 1982. Wood technical expert United Nations-Food and Agriculture Organization (of the United Nations), Kitwe, Zambia, 1968-1970. Chairman symposium on development of furniture industry United Nations-Electrical and Computer Engineering, Poznan, Poland, 1979.

      Organizer International Symposium on Fundamental Research of Wood, Warsaw, 1990.

    Works

    • Author: Handbook of Parquet Floors, 1956, Atlas of Wood Species, 1958. Patentee laminated furniture frame.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Polish Academy of Sciences (member wood technical committee since 1966, vice president 1984-1990), Lions.

    Personality

    Interests

    Cultural history, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Krystyna Maria Marber, August 23, 1951. 1 child, Jacek Józef.
    • father: Zbigniew Aleksander Korzeniowski
    • mother: Anna Petronela (Kosinska) Korzeniowski
    • spouse: Krystyna Maria Marber
    • child: Jacek Józef Korzeniowski
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    Born June 2, 1924
    Died July 31, 2000
    (aged 76)
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    • 1950
      Warsaw (Poland) Agricultural University
    • 1962
      Warsaw (Poland) Agricultural University
    • 1964
      Warsaw (Poland) Agricultural University
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