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Henryk Zbigniew Filcek

mining and geomechanics educator

Henryk Zbigniew Filcek, Polish mining and geomechanics educator. Recipient Polonia Restituta, President of the Republic of Poland, 1988. Member World Mining Congress (international organization committee), International Bureau Strata Mechanics.

Background

Filcek, Henryk Zbigniew was born on November 9, 1928 in Niemczyk, Torun, Poland. Son of Konrad and Wanda (Masiak) Filcek.

Education

Master of Science, University Mining and Metallurgy, Cracow, 1952. Doctor of Philosophy, University Mining and Metallurgy, Cracow, 1960. Professor degree, University Mining and Metallurgy, Cracow, 1971.

Senior professor degree, University Cracow, Poland, 1978.

Career

Assistant University Mining and Metallurgy, Cracow, 1949-1965, associate professor, 1965-1971, professor, since 1971, dean Faculty Mining Engineering, 1966-1972, rector, 1975-1979. Science and research consultant Central Mining Institute Katowice, Poland, since 1993.

Works

  • Author: Computer Methods in Mining Geomechanics, 1994. Co-author: Application of Rock Mechanics to Planning and Design to Mining, 1984, Comprehensive Rock Engineering, 1993. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member World Mining Congress (international organization committee), International Bureau Strata Mechanics.

Connections

Married Marianna Poslowska, October 9, 1998.

father:
Konrad Filcek

mother:
Wanda (Masiak) Filcek

spouse:
Marianna Poslowska