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Apolinary Leszek Kowal

Apolinary Leszek Kowal, Polish environmental engineering educator. Certified sanitary engineer. Fellow Polish Academy Engineering, Polish Society Sanitation Engineers.

Background

  • Kowal, Apolinary Leszek was born on July 16, 1925 in Rowne, Poland. Son of Stanislaw and Jozefa (Wypych) Kowal.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Technology University, Wroclaw, 1956. Doctor in Engineering, Technology University, Wroclaw, 1960. Master of Science in Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, 1961.

      Doctor habilitation, Technology University, Warsaw, 1970.

    Career

    • Assistant Technology University, Wroclaw, 1955-1961, adjunct, 1961-1971, professor, since 1971. Designer Municipal Office, Wroclaw, 1956-1966, consultant, 1966-1993. Visiting professor Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, 1980.

      Director Ecoconsulting, Wroclaw, since 1992.

    Major achievements

    • Certified sanitary engineer.

    Works

    • Author: (handbook) Water Technology, Water Treatment, 1975 (Ministry of Education award 1977). Editor: (handbook) Water Renovation, 1990 (President of University award 1991). Contributor over 250 papers on water pollution control, wastewater treatment, water purification and reuse to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Fellow Polish Academy Engineering, Polish Society Sanitation Engineers.

    Personality

    Interests

    Painting collection, fixing old furniture.

    Connections

    • Married Alicja Zubrzycka, August 20, 1960. Children: Andrzej, Adam.
    • father: Stanislaw Kowal
    • mother: Jozefa (Wypych) Kowal
    • spouse: Alicja Zubrzycka
    • children: Andrzej Kowal
    • Adam Kowal
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    Born July 16, 1925
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    • 1956
      Technology University
    • 1960
      Technology University
    • 1961
      Johns Hopkins University
    • 1970
      Technology University
    • 1955 - 1961
      Assistant, Technology University
      Wroclaw, Dolnoslaskie, Poland
    • 1961 - 1971
      Assistant, Technology University