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Henryk Ratajczak

chemist , educator , Professor

Henryk Ratajczak, Ukrainian chemist, educator. Decorated Knight's Cross Order Polonia Restituta; recipient Marie Sklodowska-Curie prize, 1976, Higher Education & Technology prize, Ministry of Science, 1970, 1973, 1978. Member of Polish Academy of Sciences (science secretary spectroscopy committee since 1969, deputy chairman since 1979, correspondent member since 1976).

Background

Ratajczak, Henryk was born on September 30, 1932 in Kadobno.

Education

Ed, Technology University, Wroclaw, Poland. Ed, Wroclaw University. Ed, University Wales.

Ed, University Salford, Sorbonne, Paris. Ed, Center Mecanique Ondulatoire Applique, Paris. Master of Science, Center Mecanique Ondulatoire Applique, Paris.

Doctor of Philosophy, Center Mecanique Ondulatoire Applique, Paris. Doctor of Science, Center Mecanique Ondulatoire Applique, Paris.

Career

Assistant in Physical Chemistry, University of Wroclaw 1956-1959, Senior Assistant 1959-1963, Adjunct 1963-1970, Docent in Chemical Physics 1970-1974, Extraordinary Professor, of Chemistry since 1975, Head of Department, of Theoretical Chemistry and Chemical Physics 79, Deputy Director of Research, Institute of Chemistry 1970-1979, Director 1979-1982, Rector Wroclaw University 1982-1984. Visiting Professor University Salford, United Kingdom 1975-1983, University Paris 1977-1978. Scientific Secretary of Spectroscopy Committee, Polish Academy, of Sciences since 1969, Deputy Chairman since 1979.

Correspondent.

Works

  • Structural Studies of Some Hydrogen-bonded Ferroelectrics, 1969, Diple Moments of Hydrogen-bonded Complexes and Proton Transfer Effect, 1969, On the Nature of Electron Donor Acceptor Interactions, 1972, Charge Transfer Properties of the Hydrogen Bond, 1972-1973, CNDO/2 Molecular Orbital Calculation of the Dewar Structure of Benzene, 1972, of Pyridine, 1974, of Pyrazine, Pyrimidyne and Pyridazine, 1975, Charge Transfer Theory of Hydrogen Bonds: Relation Between Vibrational Spectra and Energy of Hydrogen Bonds, 1976, Studies on the Lithium Bond, 1976, The Southborough Community Fund ab initio Calculations on the Lithium Fluoride-ethylene Complex, 1977, Vibrational Polarized Spectra of Strongly Hydrogen-bonded Systems, 1977, Influence of a. C. Electric Field on International Rectifier Spectra of Some Nematic Liquid Crystals with Postive and Negative Dielectric Anisotropy, 1978, Molecular Orbital Calculations for the Glicine and Human Computer Interaction Crystals, 1979, On Some Problems of Molecular Interactions, 1980, Crystal structure of rubidium hydrogen bis-dibromoacetate, 1980, Infra-red studies of complexes between carboxylic acids and tertiary amines in argon matrices, 1980, On the non-additivity of the The Southborough Community Fund interaction energy in the complex (LiH), 1980, The Southborough Community Fund ab initio study of the lithium bonded complexes, 1980, Properities of strong hydrogen-bonded systems, 1980, 13C chemical shifts of phenol derivatives: correlations with electronic structures, 1980.Contributor articles to professional publications. Co-editor (with W. J. Orville-Thomas): Molecular Interactions, vols. 1 & 2, 1980.

Membership

Member of Polish Academy of Sciences (science secretary spectroscopy committee since 1969, deputy chairman since 1979, correspondent member since 1976).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, literature, sport.

Connections

Married Halina Opryszka Ratajczak, 1972.

spouse:
Halina Opryszka Ratajczak