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Jerzy Zbigniew Gronostajski

Jerzy Zbigniew Gronostajski, Polish mechanical engineering educator. Certified mechanical engineering. Decorated bachelors cross, officers cross Poland Renaissance Order; recipient medal National Education Committee, Minister of National Education, Warsaw, 1986, Medal of Country Defences, Minister of National Defense, Warsaw, 1987.


  • Gronostajski, Jerzy Zbigniew was born on October 28, 1933 in Chelm, Poland. Son of Dymitriusz and Stanislawa (Szpringer) Gronostajski.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Technology University Wroclaw, Poland, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, Technology University Wroclaw, Poland, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy habilitation, Technology University Wroclaw, Poland, 1967.

      Professor, Technology University Wroclaw, Poland, 1976. Honorary Doctor, Bacau University, 2001.


    • Assistant Technology University Wroclaw, 1955-1963, lecturer, 1963-1967, head metal forming department, 1965, assistant professor, 1967-1976, associate professor, 1976-1987, full professor, since 1987.

    Major achievements

    • Certified mechanical engineering.


    • Author: Plasticity of Metal Working Processes, 1991 (award Ministry of Education 1992). Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    Member Polish Academy of Sciences (Committee of Metallurgy since 1967, president Committee Civil and Mechanical Engineering Wroclaw branch since 1990), Science Council Metal Forming Institute Mechanical Engineering Association Wroclaw branch (president since 1965), Polish Consultant Association (consultant since 1975), Military Institute Engineering (president science council 1987—2002), European Science Association for Material Forming (board directors 2000-2005), International Culture and Philosophy Society.



    Skiing, mathematics, war history, swimming, tinker.


    • Married Wanda Pilat, January 17, 1959. Children: Barbara, Zbigniew.
    • father: Dymitriusz Gronostajski
    • mother: Stanislawa (Szpringer) Gronostajski
    • spouse: Wanda Pilat
    • children: Barbara Gronostajski
    • Zbigniew Gronostajski
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    Born October 28, 1933
    • 1956
      Technology University Wroclaw
    • 1963
      Technology University Wroclaw
    • 1967
      Technology University Wroclaw
    • 1976
      Technology University Wroclaw
    • 2001
      Bacau University
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