Master of Science in Chemistry, University Warsaw, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in Materials Science, Technology University Warsaw, 1983. Docent in Plasma Physics, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1994.
Doctor of Philosophy student, Technology U. Warsaw, 1977-1982; research associate, Space Research Center, Warsaw, 1985-1990; visiting research associate, University of Illinois, Urbana, 1990-1991; research associate, Manne Siegbahn Institute Physics, Stockholm, 1991-1993; research associate, Royal Institute Technology, Stockholm, 1993-1997; associate professor, Royal Institute Technology, Stockholm, since 1998.
Married Elzbieta Alicja Przyborowska, July 11, 1981. Children: Joanna, January.