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Robert Rafal Galazka

physicist

Robert Rafal Galazka, Polish physicist. Member Polish Academy of Sciences (correspondent), International Academy Astronautics.

Background

Galazka, Robert Rafal was born on July 14, 1937 in Warsaw, Poland. Son of Jan and Stefania (Nowakowska) Galazka.

Education

Master of Science, University Warsaw, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 1966.

Career

Research staff member Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 1960-1966, head of laboratory, 1966-1981, research director, 1982-1986, head of division, 1986-1999, director, since 1999. Visiting professor Purdue University, West Lafayette, 1969-1970, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Max Planck Institute, Grenoble, 1983, Eindhoven University of Technology. Chairman science council Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 1990-1999.

Chairman committee on space research Polish Academy of Sciences, since 1990. Member COSPAR, Committee on Space Research, Paris, since 1978. Lecturer international conferences and schools.

Works

  • Contributor over 200 articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Polish Academy of Sciences (correspondent), International Academy Astronautics.

Connections

father:
Jan Galazka

mother:
Stefania (Nowakowska) Galazka