Master of Science, Silesian Technology University, Gliwice, Poland, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Silesian Technology University, Gliwice, Poland, 1973. Doctor of Science, Silesian Technology University, Gliwice, Poland, 1998.
Engineer Energoaparatura/Apator, Katowice, Torun, Poland, 1965-1968. Designer Design Office of the Refractory Manufacturer, Gliwice, 1968-1971. Scientist, research group leader Institute of Control Systems, Katowice, 1971-1979.
Professor, research group leader Silesian Technology University, Gliwice, since 1979. Qem. programming committees conferences Fault-Tolerant Systems and Diagnostics, 1978-1990, European Conference on Dependable Computing, Berlin, 1994, Fault-Tolerant Computing Systems, Austin, 1994. Co-chair program committee European Conference Dependable Computing, Taormina, Italy, 1996, Prague, Czech Republic, 1999.
Member program committee Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers European Test Workshop, Montpellier, France, 1996, and Cagliari, Italy, 1997, Sitges, Spain, 1998, Constance, Germany, 1999.
Board directors Habitat for Humanity, Gliwice, since 1992. Member council Agape Foundation, Jastrzebie, Poland, since 1993. Member Evangelical Education Society, Gliwice, 1994, Solidarity Trade Union, Gliwice, since 1981.
Senior member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (chairman Polish computing chapter 1994, chairman, member program committee, various workshops). Member New York Academy of Sciences.
Married Barbara Anna Kaminska, October 20, 1966. Children: Jaroslaw, Agnieszka.