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researcher , seismologist

Slawomir Jerzy Gibowicz, Polish seismologist, researcher. Member Polish Academy of Sciences (geophysical committee since 1980).

Background

Gibowicz, Slawomir Jerzy was born on July 16, 1933 in Michnicze, Wilno, Poland. Son of Marian and Stefania (Hanusewicz) Gibowicz.

Died October 11, 2011 in Warsaw, Poland.

Education

Master of Science, Warwaw University, 1955; Doctor of Philosophy, University Mining & Metallurgy, Cracow, 1962; Habilitation, University Mining & Metallurgy, Cracow, 1970.

Career

Scientist Institute Geophysics Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, 1956-1966, senior scientist, 1975-1980, professor, head department, 1980-1987, head of department, since 1994. Assistant director International Seismological Centre, Edinburgh, 1966-1968. Senior scientist geophysics division Department of Science and Industrial Research, Wellington, New Zealand, 1970-1974.

Visiting scientist Norwegian Seismic Array, Kjeller, Norway, 1987. Visiting professor Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany, 1988, Queen's University, Kingston, Canada, 1989-1990. Consultant ISS International Limited, Welkom, South Africa, 1993.

Works

Membership

Member Polish Academy of Sciences (geophysical committee since 1980).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    English literature of the victorian period.

Connections

Married Jadwiga Sochocka, March 6, 1956. 1 child, Joanna Dutkiewicz.

father:
Marian

mother:
Stefania (Hanusewicz) Gibowicz

spouse:
Jadwiga Sochocka

child:
Joanna Dutkiewicz Gibowicz