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Adam Strzalkowski

Adam Strzalkowski, Polish physicist. Research fellow Nuclear Physics Research Laboratory University Liverpool (England), 1957-1959; decorated Polonia Restituta Cross, 1965. Member Polish Physical Society (vice chairman 1982-1984), Polish Academy Arts and Sciences (chairman committee for history of science since 1998), European Physical Society (chairman nuclear physics board 1978-1979).

Background

  • Strzalkowski, Adam was born on November 26, 1923 in Tenczynek, Poland. Son of Karol and Natalia (Grychowska) Strzalkowski.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Jagellonian University, 1948. Doctor, Jagellonian University, 1960. Dr.habil., Jagellonian University, 1963.

      Doctor honoris causa, Silesian University, 1996.

    Career

    • Assistant Astronomic Observatory Jagellonian University, Krakow, Poland, 1945-1950, assistant professor institute physics Poland, 1950-1971, professor Poland, 1971-1994, professor emeritus, since 1994, vice-rector Krakow, Poland, 1972-1975, director institute physics Poland, 1971-1974, head. department nuclear physics Poland, 1968-1994. Vice director Institute Nuclear Physics, Poland, 1959-1961, head department nuclear reactions Poland, 1959-1973.

    Works

    • Author: Introduction to Nuclear Physics, 1978, co-author: Mathematical Methods of Treatment of Experimental Data, 1978. Contributor more than 200 science papers to professional publications.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Polish Physical Society (vice chairman 1982-1984), Polish Academy Arts and Sciences (chairman committee for history of science since 1998), European Physical Society (chairman nuclear physics board 1978-1979).

    Connections

    • Married Maria Bednarek, June 5, 1948. Children: Wojciech, Wanda.
    • father: Karol Strzalkowski
    • mother: Natalia (Grychowska) Strzalkowski
    • spouse: Maria Bednarek
    • children: Wojciech Strzalkowski
    • Wanda Strzalkowski
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    Born November 26, 1923
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1948
      Jagellonian University
    • 1960
      Jagellonian University
    • 1963
      Jagellonian University
    • 1996
      Silesian University
    • 1945 - 1950
      Assistant, Astronomic Observatory Jagellonian University
      Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland
    • 1959 - 1961
      vice director, Institute Nuclear Physics
      Poland
    • 1968 - 1994
      Assistant, Astronomic Observatory Jagellonian University
    • 1972 - 1975
      Assistant, Astronomic Observatory Jagellonian University
      Poland
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