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Boleslaw Jurkowski

polymer processing technology educator

Boleslaw Jurkowski, Polish polymer processing technology educator. Certified management. Recipient award Minister of Polish Chemical Industry, 1972, Minister of Polish Mechanical Industry, 1972, Minister of Science, Poland, 1974, Wielkopolska Region Distinguished Technology diploma, Poznan, 1973, 75.

Background

Jurkowski, Boleslaw was born on July 30, 1940 in Jedrzejów, Poland. Son of Jerzy and Eugenia (Napiorkowska) Jurkowski.

Education

Master of Science in Engineering, Lomonosov Institute, Moscow, 1964. Doctor of Science, Lomonosov Institute, Moscow, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Technology University, Gdansk, Poland, 1971.

Professor degree, Technology University, Poznan, Poland, 1985. Doctor honoris causa, Belarus Academy of Sciences, 1999.

Career

Chief technologist Tire Factory, Olsztyn, Poland, 1966-1968. Deputy manager Research Center for Tire Industry, Poznan, 1968-1984. Professor Technology University, 1984-1986.

Technical manager Tire Factory, Tajoura, Libya, 1986-1989. Professor, head of laboratory Technology University, Poznan, since 1989. Member rubber industry subcommittee COMECON, 1968-1983, member expert brigade, 1968.

Achievements

  • Certified management.

Works

  • Co-author: Tires and Tubes Technology, 1975, Repairing and Retreading, 1987, Mixing of Polymer Compounds, 1991. Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

Membership

Fellow Polish Academy of Sciences (Poznan branch, chemistry and material science sections since 1975). Member Polish Engineers Society (polymer division since 1966, award 1975).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Antique furniture.

Connections

Married Barbara Skomorowska, June 27, 1964.

father:
Jerzy Jurkowski

mother:
Eugenia (Napiorkowska) Jurkowski

spouse:
Barbara Skomorowska