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Alina Kabata-Pendias

Alina Kabata-Pendias was Polish geochemist. Fellow, Rockefeller Foundation, 1956-1957. Member World Udergroung Combatant (AK) Association, Warsaw, Poland, 1992; Member of International Society Biogeochemistry of Trace Elemet (member at large 1997).

Background

  • Kabata-Pendias, Alina was born on September 8, 1929 in Baranowicze, Poland. Daughter of Piotr and Helena Kabata.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, M.Curie-Sklodowska University, Lublin, Poland, 1950.

    Career

    • Professor Institute Soil Science, Pulawy, Poland, since 1949.

    Works

    • Trace Elements in Soils and Plants, Fourth Edition
    • Still the Gold Standard Resource on Trace Elements and Metals in Soils This highly anticipated fourth edition of the bestselling Trace Elements in Soils and Plants reflects the explosion of research during the past decade regarding the presence and actions of trace elements in the soil-plant environment.
    • Trace Elements in Soils and Plants, Third Edition
    • Contemporary legislation respecting environmental protection and public health, at both national and international levels, are based on data that characterize chemical properties of environmental phenomena, especially those that reside in our food chain.
    • Author: Trace Elements in Soils and Plants, 2001.

    Membership

    Member World Udergroung Combatant (AK) Association, Warsaw, Poland, 1992. Member of International Society Biogeochemistry of Trace Elemet (member at large 1997).

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel.

    Connections

    • father: Piotr Kabata
    • mother: Helena Kabata
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    Born September 8, 1929
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    • 1950
      M.Curie-Sklodowska University
    • 1949
      Professor, Institute Soil Science
      Pulawy, Poland

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