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Electrical engineering educator

Thaddeus Edward Missala, Polish electrical engineering educator. Decorated gold and silver Crosses of Merit (Poland); recipient award for invention design, 1976, 78, 85, 87.


Missala, Thaddeus Edward was born on August 8, 1926 in Lodz, Poland. Son of Felix and Griselda Juliana (Hans) Missala.


Master of Science in Engineering, Technology University, Lodz, 1949. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, Technology University, Warsaw, 1963.


Engineer PZL Mielec, Poland, 1950-1952, head department Poland, 1952-1953. Head design office PZL Grochow, Warsaw, 1953-1960. Head of lab Institute of Organic Industry, 1960-1964.

Head of faculty War Technology Academy, 1964-1967. Head of department Industrial Research Institute for Automation and Measurements, 1967-1988, research professor, 1988-1992, quality assurance manager, since 1992. Professor in engineering Indiana Research Institute, 1978.

Consultant Central Institute for Labor Protection, Warsaw, since 1989. Associate professor Technology University, Warsaw, 1980-1997. Expert, verifier House of Experts of Software Engineering Professionals, Warsaw, since 1964.

Member General Council for Research Organization, Warsaw, 1992-1995. Assessor of Bachelor of Scientific Agriculture Quaid-i-Azam and PCBC (Polish).


  • Other Work

    • Author: Electric Actuators, 1974. Co-author: Electric Measurements, 1971, Safety conformity assessment models for products from the area of automatics, robotics and integrated manufacturing systems, 2000. Contributor articles to professional journals

    • inventor.


Instructor Polish Scouts Organization, Lodz, 1945-1949, instructor highest degree, 1949-1950, instructor highest degree, Warsaw, 1957-1962. Member Society Polish Electrical Engineers, Polish Committee for Automation, Measurements and Robotics (chairman TC 1970-1984), Society for Automation, Measurements and Robotics, International Electrotechnical Commission, The International Federation of Automatic Control.


  • Other Interests

    Gardening, mountain tourism.


Married Irene Ladislave Idzikowska, January 5, 1950 (divorced February 1966). Children: Marc, George, Witold. Married Hedwig Anne Broda, April 9, 1966.

1 child, Matthew.

Felix Missala

Griselda Juliana (Hans) Missala

Irene Ladislave Idzikowska

Hedwig Anne Broda

Marc Missala

George Missala

Witold Missala

Matthew Missala