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Szczepan Franciszek Borkowski

Theoretical and applied mechanics educator

Szczepan Franciszek Borkowski, Polish theoretical and applied mechanics educator.

Background

Borkowski, Szczepan Franciszek was born on April 26, 1929 in Tarnow, Poland. Son of Rudolf and Antonina (Kruczynska) Borkowski.

Education

Master of Science, Technology University Silesia, Gliwice, Poland, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy, Technology University Silesia, Gliwice, Poland, 1962. Doctor of Science, Technology University Silesia, Gliwice, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1965.

Career

Research fellow Technology University Silesia, Gliwice, 1962-1965, associate professor, 1962-1975, professor, since 1975.

Works

  • Author: (7 books) Theoretical Mechanics, 1989-1996. Reviewer: Mathematical Review, since 1981. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Polish Academy of Sciences (member Mechanics Structural section 1972-1990, Solids Mechanics section 1987-1989, Civil Engineering section since 1996), Polish Society Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (vice director Institute Theoretical Mechanics, 1974-1976, director 1994-1997, vice-head department Mathematics and Physics, 1973-1979, head 1981-1985), Polish Mathematics Society, American Mathematics Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    World literature, poetry, film, history.

Connections

Married Stanislawa Czerniecka, August 3, 1957. Children: Ewa, Alicja Kozera.

father:
Rudolf Borkowski

mother:
Antonina (Kruczynska) Borkowski

spouse:
Stanislawa Czerniecka

children:
Ewa Borkowski

Alicja Kozera Borkowski