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Józef BolesLAw Wojnarowski

Engineering educator

Józef BolesLAw Wojnarowski, Polish engineering educator. Recipient Gold medal Polish Teachers Association, Warsaw, 1971, awards Minister of Education, Warsaw, 1973, 78, 87, Golden Order of Merit, President of Poland, Warsaw, 1973, Cross of Chivalry, President of Poland, Warsaw, 1986.

Background

Wojnarowski, Józef BolesLAw was born on April 3, 1933 in Stary Sacz, Poland. Son of Ludwik and Maria (Nowak) Wojnarowski.

Education

Master of Science in Engineering of Mechanics, Silesian Technology University, Gliwice, Poland, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, Silesian Technology University, Gliwice, Poland, 1964. Doctor habilitation, Silesian Technology University, Gliwice, Poland, 1977.

Doctor (honorary), Donetsk State Technology University, Ukraine, 1995.

Career

Teaching assistant mechanical engineering department Silesian Technology University, Gliwice, 1956-1964, assistant professor, 1964-1970. Associate professor Minister National Education, Warsaw, 1971-1980. Extraordinary professor President of Poland, 1980-1988, ordinary professor, since 1988.

Director Institute Silesian Technology University, Gliwice, 1985-1991. Head department Rector of Silesian Technology University, since 1995. Member committee of mechanics Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 1980-1990, 96—.

Visiting professor University Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, 1980, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 1994. Chairman science committee International Conference on Graphs and Mechanics, 1993. Expert Commission of the Minister of National Education, Warsaw, since 1994.

Works

  • Author: Mechanics with the Set of Methodical Tasks, 1991, Methodical Laboratory Excercises in the Mechanical Theory of Machines, 1993. Co-author Modelling of the Mechanical Systems Vibrations by Means of Graphs and Structural Numbers, 1986, Theory of Mechanical Systems Vibration with Computer Simulation, 1997. Editor Engineering Machines Problem Section, since 1993.

    Member editorial advisory board Quarterly Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, since 1985. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Chairman Polish Society Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, 1973-1978, general secretary, 1978-1982, president, 1984-1988. Member main board Poland-Canada Society, Warsaw, since 1980. Member Gesellschaft für Angewandte Mathematik und Mechanik, Polish Academy Engineering Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Astrology, folk clocks.

Connections

Married Bogna Maria Pajerska, April 29, 1961. Children: Leszek, Marta.

father:
Ludwik Wojnarowski

mother:
Maria (Nowak) Wojnarowski

spouse:
Bogna Maria Pajerska

children:
Leszek Wojnarowski

Marta Wojnarowski