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Tadeusz Hryniewicz

materials engineering educator , researcher

Tadeusz Hryniewicz, Polish materials engineering educator, researcher. Hayes Fulbright grantee, 1980-1981.


Hryniewicz, Tadeusz was born on February 3, 1945 in Rachowiec, Poland. Son of Franciszek and Jadwiga (Mackiewicz) Hryniewicz.


Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Politechnika Szczecinska, Poland, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Politechnika Wroclawska, Poland, 1979. Doctor in Science, Politechnika Wroclawska, Poland, 1991.


Mechanical engineer Polmo Motor Company, Szczecin, Poland, 1968. Senior engineer Ceramic Industry Company, Zlocieniec, Poland, 1968-1971. Senior assistant mechanical engineering department Wyzsza Szkola Inzynierska Koszalin, Poland, 1971-1979, lecturer Poland, since 1979, associate professor Poland, since 1991.

Scientist University California Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Berkeley, 1980-1981. Director Trans-European Mobility Programme for University Studies, TRACE and EUREKA programs, since 1990, Copernicus Ceepus, since 1998. Instntl. coordinator Leonardo da Vinci project, since 1998, European Community Action Scheme for the Mobility of University Students-SOCRATES, since 1998.

Co-organizer Summer Intern School of Environmental Protection, 1991. Head Surface Electrochemistry division, Koszalin, 1991. Guest lecturer Norwegian Institute of Technology University, Trondheim, Norway, 1988, University Milan, 1990, Leicester Polytechnic, United Kingdom, 1991, University Granada, Spain, 1999, 2000.

Guest lecturer Technology University Lisbon, Portugal, Institute Superior Technico, 2001, Technology Education Institute Piraeus, Athens, Greece, 2001. Rector's plenipotentiary to Open University and Distance Learning, since 1991.


  • A study of electropolishing of ferrous alloys using rotating disk electrodes
  • Author: A Study of Electropolishing of Ferrous Alloys Using Rotating Disk Electrodes, 1981, Practice in Protective Coatings Technology, 1989, Physico-Chemical and Technological Foundations of Electropolishing Steels, 1989, (co-author) Technology of Protective Coatings, 1992, Electropolishing of Metals, 1994, Surface and Coating Technology, 1997, 99, 2001. Editorial advisory, editor international section Journal Environmental Protection, annual public, 2001. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

    Patentee in field.


Person in charge Polish-English Speaking Board International, Koszalin, 1978-1980, Country Music Association, Koszalin Division, since 1989. 1st lieutenant Polish Air Force, since 1988. Member American Society for Microbiology International, The Transpol Society (co-founder), European District Education Network, Polish Academy of Sciences (member executive committee surface engineering section Polish committee machine technical since 1993), Polish Ergonomical Association (vice chairman Koszalin regional section since 1994), Polish Galvanotechnik Society, Polish Materials Science Society, Polish Professors Union (vice chairman Koszalin regional section since 1995).


  • Other Interests

    Classical music, opera, gardening.


Married Barbara Kazimiera, October 23, 1971. Children: Tomasz, Malgorzata.

Franciszek Hryniewicz

Jadwiga (Mackiewicz) Hryniewicz

Barbara Kazimiera

Tomasz Hryniewicz

Malgorzata Hryniewicz