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Marian Palej

geometry educator

Marian Palej, Ukrainian geometry educator. Member Polish Society for Geometry and Engineering Graphics (president since 1995).

Background

Palej, Marian was born on April 12, 1923 in Boryslaw, Ukraine. Son of Jøzef and Maria (Marczewska) Palej.

Education

Master of Science in Engineering, Silesian Technology University, Gliwice, Poland, 1950. Doctor of Science, Silesian Technology University, Gliwice, Poland, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, Silesian Technology University, Gliwice, Poland, 1965.

Career

Assistant Silesian Technology University, 1950-1956, assistant professor, 1956-1965, associate professor, 1965-1975, professor, 1975-1991, full professor, since 1991, head/chair descriptive geometry, 1969-1977, vice director Methodist Center for Part-time Technology Studies, 1977-1979, vice president university, 1981-1982, director Institute Descriptive Geometry, 1982-1988.

Works

  • Author: The Connections of Central Acollineations, 1965. Co-author: Descriptive Geometry, 1976, television - Repetitions of Descriptive Geometry, 1978. Patentee method of measurement of dihedral angles, method of axonometric photographs.

Membership

Member Polish Society for Geometry and Engineering Graphics (president since 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, bridge.

Connections

Married Halina Narbutt, June 26, 1955. Children: Leszek, Janusz.

father:
Jøzef Palej

mother:
Maria (Marczewska) Palej

spouse:
Halina Narbutt

children:
Leszek Palej

Janusz Palej