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educator , engineering , consultant

Zbigniew Henryk Lawrowski, Polish mechanical engineering and tribology educator, consultant. Recipient Polish Ministry of Higher Education awards for education, 1977, 80, for books, 1988; Gold Cross of Merit award 1970, Cavalier and officer Cross of Order Polonia Restituta award, 1983, 95, Commision of National Education medal, 1990.


Lawrowski, Zbigniew Henryk was born on January 3, 1925 in Czortkow, Poland. Son of Zenon Wilhelm and Anastazja (Lozinska) Lawrowski.


Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Technology University Wroclaw, Poland, 1952. Doctor of Science, Technology University Wroclaw, Poland, 1962.


Vice director Institute Mechanical Design Technology University Wroclaw, 1968-1972, 78-81, assistant professor, 1968—1989, professor, 1989, vice dean, member faculty department mechanical engineering, 1984-1987. Director section mechanical design and tribology Institute Mechanical Design, Technology University Wroclaw, since 1987. Branch director Technology University Wroclaw, Walbrzych, Poland, 1978-1981.

Consultant Research Center of Machines for Meat Industry, Wroclaw, 1990-1995.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Lubrication Engineering, 1987 (review edition,1996), Tribology, 1993. (handbook) Tribology, 1985, Service-free Slide Bearing, 2001. Editor, co-author: (handbook) Machine Design, 1973 (review edition, 1982), Laboratory of Tribology, 1988.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member Union of Polish Combatants, since 1977. Served with the Polish Army, 1944-1945. Member Polish Academy of Sciences (mechanical engineering section), Polish Tribology Committee.


Married Halina Wincentyna Zalewska, September 28, 1950. Children: Bogna, Joanna.

Zenon Wilhelm Lawrowski

Anastazja (Lozinska) Lawrowski

Halina Wincentyna Zalewska

Bogna Lawrowski

Joanna Lawrowski