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educator , Physics researcher

Zbigniew Ignacy Kaczkowski, Polish physics researcher, educator. Recipient Knight's Cross of Order of Polonia Restituta, 1969, Honorary Gold Badge for Service to Warsaw, 1978, numerous medals of People's Poland, 1974, 84, award Minister of Heavy Industry, 1976, Minister of Science, High Education and Technology, 1977, awards of Science Secretary of Polish Academy of Sciences (PAS), 1971, 85.


Kaczkowski, Zbigniew Ignacy was born on March 26, 1932 in Wloszczowa, Kielce, Poland. Son of Bronislaw Wladyslaw and Antonina Janina (Lao) Kaczkowski.


Bachelor of Science in Electronics, Warsaw (Poland) University of Technology, 1954. Master of Science in Electronics, Warsaw (Poland) University of Technology, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, Polish Academy of Sciences (PAS), Warsaw, 1964.

Doctor of Science, Polish Academy of Sciences (PAS), Warsaw, 1973.


Assistant, senior assistant, then assistant professor Institute Basic Technology Research Polish Academy of Sciences (PAS), Warsaw, 1953-1966, deputy director, associate professor, head piezomagnetic lab Institute Electron Technology, 1966-1970, head piezomagnetic laboratory, 1970-1976, 82-92, associate professor Institute Physics, 1970-1978, professor Institute Physics, since 1978, head laboratories and physics of magnetics department Institute Physics, 1978-1992. Member headquarters committee physics, head cooperation with industry section Polish Academy Scis.com. physical, 1977-1980, member committee acoustics, since 1990, consultant III division of astronomical geological, geografic science, mathematics, physics and chemistry, 1973-1976, supervisor Doctor of Philosophy theses, since 1971. Supervisor Bachelor of Science and Master of Science theses Warsaw University of Technology, 1976-1979, 81-82, supervisor Doctor of Philosophy theses, since 1971.

Member science committee Molecular and Quantum Acoustics, since 1994, Open Seminar on Acoustics, since 1995.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: (in Polish) Piezomagnetic Materials and their Applications, 1978. United States patentee magnetostrictive material. Member editorial committee journals Electron Technology, 1967-1971, Archives of Acoustics, since 1990.

      Contributor over 580 research articles to professional publications and author of monographies.


Member Polish Physical Society, Polish Acoustical Society (president Warsaw branch 1990-1993, member Headquarters 1978-1993), European Acoustics Association, New York Academy of Sciences, Ultrasonic Society India.


  • Other Interests

    Swimming, travel, satire.


Married Danuta Zofia Górecka, March 3, 1956. Children: Beata Ewa Kaczkowska Wehr, Anita Lidia Kaczkowska.

Bronislaw Wladyslaw Kaczkowski

Antonina Janina (Lao) Kaczkowski

Danuta Zofia Górecka

Beata Ewa Kaczkowska Wehr Kaczkowski

Anita Lidia Kaczkowska Kaczkowski