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materials science educator , researcher

Zygmunt Surowiak, Polish materials science educator, researcher. Recipient scientific grant Ministry of Education, 1976, Silesian University, 1991, 93. Member Polish Physics Society, Polish Ceramic Society (board directors since 1990), American Ceramic Society, Polish Acoustical Society.

Background

Surowiak, Zygmunt was born on November 26, 1932 in Bazanöwka, Poland. Son of Stanislaw and Genowefa (Ciupka) Surowiak.

Education

Master in physics, Pedagogical University, Katowice, Poland, 1958. Doctor in physics, Pedagogical University, Katowice, Poland, 1967. Doctor in materials science, Academy of Mining and Metallurgy, Cracow, Poland, 1990.

Career

Assistant Pedagogical University, 1956-1967. Adjunct professor Silesian University, Katowice, 1968-1970, assistant professor, 1970-1994, associate professor, 1994-1995, professor, since 1995. Deputy of rector Silesian University, 1970-1974, director Institute Physics, 1976-1979, Institute Engineering Problems, 1986-1996, head section of non-metallic engineering materials physics, 1980-2003, head department materials science, 1996-2003.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Problems of Physics of Ferroelectric Thin Films, 1977, Dielectric and Semiconductor of Thin Ferroelectric Films, 1989. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Polish Physics Society, Polish Ceramic Society (board directors since 1990), American Ceramic Society, Polish Acoustical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tourist, skiing.

Connections

Married Irena Jalowiecka, May 12, 1940. Children: Ewa, Hanna, Wojciech.

father:
Stanislaw Surowiak

mother:
Genowefa (Ciupka) Surowiak

spouse:
Irena Jalowiecka

children:
Ewa Surowiak

Hanna Surowiak

Wojciech Surowiak