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Jerzy Kroh

Jerzy Kroh was Polish science educator. Recipient Silver and Golden Star Japanese Order Sacred Treasure, 1989. Deputy mayor Lodz for Education and Science, 1996-1998. Fellow Royal Society Edinburgh (honorary); member Polish Academy of Sciences, International Association Radiation Research, Polish Association Radiation Research.

Background

  • Kroh, Jerzy was born on August 28, 1924 in Warsaw. Son of Wladyslaw and Zofia (Rezler) Kroh.

  • Education

    • Master of Science in Chemistry, Technology University Lodz, Poland, 1947. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Technology University Lodz, Poland, 1950. Master of Science in Physics, University Lodz, 1950.

      Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, University Leeds, England, 1960. Doctor of Science (honorary), Strathclyde University, Scotland, 1983. Doctor of Science (honorary), Leeds University, England, 1987.

      Doctor of Science (honorary), Pavia University, Italy, 1989. Doctor of Science (honorary), Technology University Lodz, 1995.

    Career

    • Assistant University Lodz, 1947-1950. Tutor Technology University Lodz, 1950-1962, associate professor, 1963-1968, full professor, since 1968, dean food chemistry department, 1962-1966, rector, 1981-1988. Director Institute Applied Radiation Chemistry, Lodz, 1970-1994.

      President Radiation Research Foundation. Member Miller Trust Radiation Research.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Regional editor: Radiation Physics and Chemistry, Journal Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry.

    Membership

    Deputy mayor Lodz for Education and Science, 1996-1998. Fellow Royal Society Edinburgh (honorary). Member Polish Academy of Sciences, International Association Radiation Research, Polish Association Radiation Research.

    Personality

    Interests

    Tourism, foreign travel.

    Connections

    • Married Aleksandra Czech, 1963. 1 child, January.
    • father: Wladyslaw Kroh
    • mother: Zofia (Rezler) Kroh
    • spouse: Aleksandra Czech
    • child: January Kroh
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    Born August 28, 1924
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    • 1947
      Technology University Lodz
    • 1950
      Technology University Lodz
    • 1950
      University Lódz
    • 1960
      University Leeds
    • 1983
      Strathclyde University
    • 1987
      Leeds University
    • 1989
      Pavia University
    • 1995
      Technology University Lodz
    • 1947 - 1950
      Assistant, University Lodz
    • 1981 - 1988
      tutor Technology University Lodz
      Rector, Arkansas, United States
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