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educator , materials scientist

Andrzej Jan Barbacki, Polish materials scientist, educator. Achievements include essential contribution to finding the mechanism of interphase and fibrous carbide precipitation in steels; patent for new roller bearing steel. Fellow British Council, 1973; recipient Golden Cross of Merit Polish State Authorities, 1982, Knight of Order of Polonia Restituta, 1990.

Background

Barbacki, Andrzej Jan was born on April 11, 1938 in Warsaw, Poland. Son of Stefan and Krystyna (Jankowska) Barbacki.

Education

Master of Science, Poznan University of Technology, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, Poznan University of Technology, 1969.

Career

Engineer Institute Precision Engineering, Warsaw, Poland, 1961. Assistant, lecturer, assistant professor Poznan (Poland) University of Technology, 1961-1989, professor, since 1989, vice-rector, 1993-1996. Chairman materials science commission Polish Academy of Sciences, 1987-1993.

Achievements

  • Achievements include essential contribution to finding the mechanism of interphase and fibrous carbide precipitation in steels. Patent for new roller bearing steel.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Attempt on the Generalization of Carbide Precipitation Mechanism, 1978, award, 1979. Co-author, editor: Metal Science for Mechanical Engineers, 1991, 4th edition, 98, Materials in Mechanical Engineering, 2000, second edition, 2006, Electron Microscopy, 2003, second edition, 2007. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow Clare Hall College Great Britain. Member Polish Materials Society (central board), Polish Academy of Sciences (materials science committee), Polish Microscopy Society, European Microscopy Society.

Connections

Married Magdalena Firlej, October 28, 1961. Children: Maciej, Stanislaw.

father:
Stefan Barbacki

mother:
Krystyna (Jankowska) Barbacki

spouse:
Magdalena Firlej

children:
Maciej Barbacki

Stanislaw Barbacki