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researcher , metallurgical engineer

Zbigniew Smieszek, Polish metallurgical engineer, researcher. Achievements include patents for 105 patents. Recipient Silver Cross Merit award, Prime Minister, 1971, Polonia Restituta Order award, President Poland, 1976, 1987, 1997.

Background

Smieszek, Zbigniew was born on March 22, 1933 in Wadowice, Poland. Son of Mieczyslaw and Dominika Smieszek.

Education

Master of Science, Academy Mining and Metallurgy, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, Academy Mining and Metallurgy, 1972.

Career

Managing director Institute Non-Ferrous Metals, Gliwice, Poland, since 1975. Vice director strategy and cooperative KGHM Polish Copper, Lubin, Poland, 1991—1992. Vice president, president Research and development Center CUPRUM, Wroclaw, Poland, 1994—1996.

Chairman The Main Council Research and Development Units, Poland, since 1998. Chairman supervisor board Copper Promotion Center Poland, Wroclaw.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for 105 patents.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor over 60 articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow: Non-Ferrous Metals Economic Chamber (associate). Member: Polish Academy of Sciences (member committee metallurgy), Society Engineers and Technicians Non-Ferrous Metals Industry (vice president), Academy Engineering Poland (associate).

Connections

Married Irena Smieszek. Children: Anna Smieszek - Koziczynska, Joanna Smieszek - Wilczewska.

father:
Mieczyslaw Smieszek

mother:
Dominika Smieszek

spouse:
Irena Smieszek

children:
Anna Smieszek - Koziczynska Smieszek

Joanna Smieszek - Wilczewska Smieszek