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Chemical engineer

Iwo Andrzej Pollo, Polish chemical engineer. Recipient Golden Cross of Merit, State Council, 1974, Knight Cross of Polonia Restituta, State Council, 1977, 97, Medal of National Education Commission, Minister of National Education, 1988.


Pollo, Iwo Andrzej was born on May 9, 1927 in Delatyn, Poland. Son of Stefan Artur and Verena Michalina (Ragan) Pollo.


Engineer, Technology University, Gliwice, Poland, 1952. Master of Science, Technology University, Gliwice, Poland, 1954. Doctor, Technology University, Gliwice, Poland, 1960.

Doctor of Science, Technology University, Gliwice, Poland, 1963.


Assistant Silesian Technology University, Gliwice, 1954-1964, assistant professor, 1964-1975, vice-dean chemical faculty, 1965-1968, professor, head of the chair of inorganic chemistry, 1970-1975. Director Institute of Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry Technology University of Lublin, Poland, since 1976, vice-rector for science and international relations Poland, 1983-1989, rector Poland, 1993-1996. Professor Private University Environmental Protection, Radom, Poland.


  • Other Work

    • Co-author: (book) Chemistry for Technical School - Review of Chemical Processing, 1969. Editor: Publishing House of the Technology University, Gliwice, 1956-1975. Editorial board Plasma Chemistry and Plasma Processing.

      Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.


Member Polish Chemical Society, Polish Society Chemical Engineers (executive board member since 1953), Commission of Ceramics (executive board member thermoelectrical section of Polish Academy of Science since 1968, head low temperature plasma commission since 1998), International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry.


  • Other Interests

    Touring, mountain climbing, universalisme of human culture, collection of folk art subjects.


Married Zofia Maria Boczkowska, February 5, 1971. Children: Agnieszka, Rafal.

Stefan Artur Pollo

Verena Michalina (Ragan) Pollo

Zofia Maria Boczkowska

Agnieszka Pollo

Rafal Pollo