Bachelor of Science, Technology University Cracow, 1954. Master of Science, Technology University Lodz, Poland, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy in Technology Sciences, Technology University Cracow, 1967.
Habilitation in Meteorology/Climatology, Jagiellonian University, Cracow, 1985.
Designer Mechanical Design Center, Cracow, 1955-1957. Head of laboratory Academy Mining and Metallurgy, 1957-1959. Senior scientist., geophysical department Polish Academy of Sciences, 1960-1962.
Head of laboratory Institute Meteorology and Water Management, Section Cracow, 1961-1964, head of division, since 1965. Visiting professor Birla Institute of Technology faculty rocketry and space technical, Ranchi, India, 1972, Institute Atmospheric Physics, National Committee Scientific Research, Rome, 1987, 89. Co-director North Atlantic Treaty Organization Advanced Research Workshop on Air Pollution in Cities, Erice, Italy, 1994.
Member Polish Academy of Sciences committee space research, 1967-1986, Commission on Space Meteorology, 1967-1985, committee on geophysics, since 1968, section biometeorology, chairman since 1982. Member Committee for Space Research, working group, 1968-1990. Member Interkosmos section space meteorological, 1967-1985, chairman, 1980-1981.
Member EURASAP, since 1988. Professor National Science Nomination by President Poland, 1990.
Active in Roman Catholic organizations, including vice chairman Council for Social Affairs, Primate of Catholic Church in Poland, 1986-1990. Member Main Commission Plenary Synode of Poland, 1992-1997.
Married Martha Breit, July 27, 1958. Children: Henry, Roman, Margaret, John.