logo logo

Tadeusz Sliwinski

Tadeusz Sliwinski, Polish electrical engineer. Decorated Golden Cross of Merit, President of Poland, 1958, Officer's Cross of Polonia Restituta, 1964, Commander's Cross of Polonia Restituta, 1984; recipient Scientific award President of Polish Academy of Sciences, 1986, Gold Honor award Polish Electrotech. Association, 1979.

Background

  • Sliwinski, Tadeusz was born on June 5, 1922 in Warsaw, Poland. Son of Dionizy and Stanistawa (Jankowska) Sliwinski.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Politechnika Warszawska, Warsaw, 1948. Doctor of Science, Institute Elektrotechniki, Warsaw, 1956.

    Career

    • Researcher Institute Elektrotechniki, Warsaw, 1948-1958, associate professor, 1957, assistant manager department electrical machines, 1958-1972, professor, 1967, head Laboratory of Induction Motors, 1973-1978, manager department fundamental research, 1978-1992. Associate professor Institute Automatic Control, Warsaw, 1956-1968. Chairman Standardization Committee of Electrical Machines, Warsaw, 1990-2000.

    Major achievements

    • Avocations: classical music, tourism, foreign languages.

    Works

    • Patentee in field. Head of design team for induction motors, 1951-1978 (state awards 1964, 76). Contributor articles to professional journals/publications.

    Membership

    Chairman state committee for scientific titles, technical science, Warsaw, 1976-1983. Fellow Polish Academy of Sciences (various offices). Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior member), others.

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: classical music, tourism, foreign languages.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Cichocka, April 19, 1952. Children: Anna, Katarzyna.
    • father: Dionizy Sliwinski
    • mother: Stanistawa (Jankowska) Sliwinski
    • spouse: Barbara Cichocka
    • children: Anna Sliwinski
    • Katarzyna Sliwinski
    See on larger map
    Born June 5, 1922
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1948
      Politechnika Warszawska
    • 1956
      Institute Elektrotechniki
    • 1948 - 1958
      Researcher, Institute Elektrotechniki
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States