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Maciej Nalecz

biomedical engineer

Maciej Nalecz, Polish biomedical engineer. Fellow Case Institute of Technology, Cleveland, 1961; Fogarty International Center scholar-in-residence National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1991-1992; recipient Outstanding Achievement in Science award Polish Prime Minister, 1999.


Nalecz, Maciej was born on April 27, 1922 in Warsaw, Poland. Son of Aleksander and Stefania (Sikorska) Nalecz.


Master of Science, Technology University Warsaw, 1949. Doctor of Technology Science, Technology University Warsaw, 1959.


Deputy General Secretary PAN 1981-1983, Deputy to Seym (Pari.) 89. Director Institute of Automatic Control 1962-1972. Chairman Biomedical Engineering Committee of Section IV since 1972.

Director Institute of Biocybernetics and Biomedical Engineering since 1975. Director Institute Centre of Biocybemetics since 1988. Chairman National Committee Pugwash Conferences since 1972, elected Chairman Pugwash Council 1974, 1977, 1982, 1987.

Visiting Professor Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn 1967-1968. Distinguished Visiting Professor Ohio State University 1979-1980, Campinas University, Brazil 1985, Cleveland Clinic Foundation 1985, Waseda University, Japan 1988. Visiting Professor University of Hanover, W. Germany 1990.

Scholar in Residence, Institute Fogarty Foundation, N.I.H., United States of America 1991-1992. Executive Committee.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Polish Academy, of Sciences (PAN) 1967-1973 (member since 1974), Presidium member and Secretary Technology Sciences Section 1972-1980, Deputy General Secretary PAN 1981-1983, Deputy to Seym (Pari.) 89, member Presidium 1972-1989. Institute Measurement Confederation (IMEKO), Committee on Data for Science and Technology (CODATA) of ICSU. Institute Federation Automatic Control.

Institute Society of Artificial Organs. Administration Board Institute Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering since 1988. USSR Academy, of Sciences since 1976.

Presidium, Polish Club of Institute Relations since 1988. World Organization of General Systems and Cybernetics 1979.


  • Other Interests

    Summer house.


Married Zofia Krystyna Bozowska, June 22, 1952. 1 child, Maciej January.

Aleksander Nalecz

Stefania (Sikorska) Nalecz

Zofia Krystyna Bozowska

Maciej January Nalecz