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educator , Mathematician

Lech Maligranda, Polish mathematician, educator. Recipient Stefan Banach prize, Polish Mathematics Society, 1982, Government prize in Venezuela, 1990, Adèlie prize for Pedagogical Achievements, Luleå University of Technology, 2001. Member of Venezuelan Mathematics Society, Swedish Mathematics Society, Polish Mathematics Society, American Mathematics Society.

Background

Maligranda, Lech was born on September 2, 1953 in Gwda Wielka, Poland. Son of Kazimierz and Jadwiga Maligranda.

Education

Master of Science, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland, 1979. Doctor of Science, Luleå University of Technology, Luleå, Sweden, 1991.

Career

Assistant professor Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan, Poland, 1977—1987. Associate professor University Central Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela, 1988—1991, Luleå University of Technology, Luleå, Sweden, 1991—1999, professor, since 1999. Visiting professor Claremont McKenna College, Claremont, California, 1993.

Membership

Member of Venezuelan Mathematics Society, Swedish Mathematics Society, Polish Mathematics Society, American Mathematics Society.

Connections

Married Bozena Zalewska, 1974. Children: Julita, Patryk.

father:
Kazimierz Maligranda

mother:
Jadwiga Maligranda

spouse:
Bozena Zalewska

children:
Julita Maligranda

Patryk Maligranda