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Czeslaw Strumillo

chemical engineering educator

Czeslaw Strumillo, Polish chemical engineering educator. Decorated officer's cross Polonia Restituta, kinght's cross Polonia Restituta, commander's cross Polonia Restituta (Poland); recipient 11 awards Ministry of National Education, Warsaw, 1975-1990, award of the Chief Technology Organization, 1977, Procter & Gamble Corporation award for excellence in drying research, International Drying Symposium, Australia, 1994.


Strumillo, Czeslaw was born on February 17, 1930 in Wilno, Poland.


Master of Science, Lódz Technology University, Poland, 1952. Doctor of Philosophy, Lódz Technology University, Poland, 1961. Doctor of Science, Lódz Technology University, Poland, 1966.

Honorary Doctor, University Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom, 1989. Honorary Doctor, University Tianjin, China, 1995. Honorary Doctor, Lódz Technology University, 2000.

Honorary Doctor, University West Hungary, 2001.


Assistant department chemical engineering Lódz Technology University, 1952-1957, lecturer, 1957-1966, associate professor, 1966-1974, deputy director for science/Institute Chemical Engineering, 1970-1980, professor Institute Chemical Engineering, since 1974, chairman department bioprocess engineering, 1980-1986, pro-rector for science, 1984-1987, chairman department heat and mass transfer, 1986-2000, dean, faculty process and environmental engineering, 1994-2000, rector, 1987-1990. British Council scholar Birmingham (England) University, 1961-1962. Royal Society guest research fellow University Salford/Electricity Council Reserve Centre, Capenhurst, England, 1981-1982.

Visiting professor Center University, Santa Clara, Cuba, 1966-1968. Member Committee of Experts of the Ministry of National Education, Warsaw, 1990-1994, State Committee Science Research Warsaw, member 1991-1994, vice president, 1994-1997, vice president Lodz branch Polish Academy of Sciences, since 1999.


book Drying: Principles, Applications and Design (Studies in Gender and Culture,) book Thermal Processing of Bio-Materials (Topics in Chemical Engineering)


Member Society Polish Chemical Engineers, Lódz Scientific Society, Polish Academy of Sciences, others.


  • Other Interests

    Active leisure, documentary literature.


Son of Karol and Helena (Jocz) S. Widower; 2 sons.

Karol Strumillo

Helena (Jocz) Strumillo