Prof. Jerzy Józef Sobczak, DSc, Ph.D. Eng, DHC

  • Current position:
    • R&D Counsellor
  • Scientific disciplines:
    • construction and operation of machines
    • materials science
    • metallurgy
  • Directions of scientific activity and specialties:
    • metalcasting,
    • special metalcasting methods and techniques,
    • theory and practice of metal matrix composites,
    • synthesis of alloys,
    • high technologies

EDUCATION and TITLES

  • doctor honoris causa – 2017 Technical University of Varna (title)
  • full professor – 2002 (title and position)
  • professor – 1996 (position)
  • doctor of science (DSc, hab.) – 1993 Technical University of Poznan
  • doctor engineer (Ph.D) – 1982 Technical University of St. Petersburg
  • master of science – 1978 (with honors) AGH University of Science and Technology and Technical University of St. Petersburg

EMPLOYMENT

  • from 2017 – R&D Counsellor
  • 2007-2017 – Executive director of Foundry Research Institute
  • 2006-2017 – Advisor of the director (Motor Transport Institute)
  • 2002-2007 – Assistant for R&D (Foundry Research Institute)
  • 2001-2002 – head of the Material Testing and Recycling Laboratory (Motor Transport Institute)
  • 2001-2002 – head of the Laboratory of Composites (Motor Transport Institute)
  • 1994-2000 – research associate and visiting professor (University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee)
  • from 1989 – head of the Lightweight Laboratory (Foundry Institute)

PUBLICATIONS

497 (jointly scientific, technical, elaborate and popularizing), including 234 scientific in:

  • Journal of Materials and Alloys
  • Scripta Materialia
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Materials Chemistry and Physics
  • Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance
  • Transactions of JWRI
  • China Foundry Journal
  • Colloids and Surfaces
  • Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering
  • Foundryman
  • AFS Transactions

Author and co-author of 61 books and scripts in Polish and English, including:

NUMBER OF PATENTS, PATENT APPLICATIONS AND PROTECTION RIGHTS: 32

NUMBER OF PROMOTED DOCTORS : 3

AWARDS AND DISTINCTIONS:

TECHNICAL ASSOCIATIONS AND SCIENTIFIC ORGANIZATIONS MEMBERSHIP

  • Member of the Scientific Council of the Research Institute of Roads and Bridges (appointed on June 12, 2017)
  • Member of  the  Scientific Council of the Institute of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies in the term of 2015-2019 (appointed on February 12, 2016)
  • Member of the Materials Science Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences in the term 2016-2020 (appointed on February 15, 2016)
  • Member of the Scientific Council of the Institute of Metallurgy and Materials Science of the Polish Academy of Sciences (IMMS PAN) in the term 2015-2018 (appointed on January 14, 2015)
  • Chairman of the Parameterization Committee of the Main Council of Research Institutes (appointed on November 25, 2013)
  • Member of the Entrepreneurs’ Council of the Academy of Fine Arts Jan Matejko in Cracow, (appointed on May 14, 2013)
  • Member of the Materials Science Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences in the term 2011-2015
  • Member of the Main Council of Research Institutes since 2007 (until 2019)
  • Member of the Metallurgy Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences in the term 2007-2010 and 2011-2014
  • Member of the Foundry Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Katowice for the period 2007 – 2010
  • Chairman of the Composite Section of the Committee on Materials Science of the Polish Academy of Sciences in the term 2007-2019
  • Member of the Materials Research Section of the Materials Science Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences in the term 2007-2010
  • Member of the Presidium of the Main Board of the Polish Foundrymen’s Association (STOP), Vice President of the STOP – 2007-2016 (member since 1999)
  • Member of the Composite Section of the Materials Science Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences (since 2003)
  • member of the „Micro and Nanotechnology” Section of the Mechanical Engineering Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences (since 2004)
  • Vice Chairman and member of the Presidium of the Board of the Cracow Branch of the Polish Society of Materials Science (since 2004), Vice Chairman of the Audit Commission (until 2004)
  • Founding Member of the Polish Society of Composite Materials (PTMK) , Vice Chairman from 2000 to 2006
  • Center for the Promotion of American Technologies and Investments – founding member (member of the Scientific Council) since 1999
  • TMS Minerals, Metals, Materials since 1992
  • American Society of Metals (ASM) since 1994
  • International Community for Composite Engineering (ICCE) since 1994
  • American Foundry Society (AFS) since 1997

PUBLIC RELATIONS

OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATIONS

  • visiting professor at Osaka University (2002), Tohoku University (2003), University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee (1996 -2000)
  • scholar holder of Ministry of Science, Culture and Sport of Japan (Mambusho) (2000)
  • scholarship holder of UN – UNIDO in the USA (1993) and Polish American Joint Fund named Maria Skłodowska – Curie (1995-1998)
  • a multiple member of organizational and scientific committees of national and international conferences
  • lectures ordered at home and abroad (including USA, Japan, Great Britain, Slovenia, Germany, France)
  • student and associate of an outstanding metallurgist, professor at the Technical University of St. Petersburg, Boris B. Gulayev (1976-1994)
  • associate of the „father of composites”, professor at the UWM – Pradeep K. Rohatgi (from 1992)
  • close associate professor Zbigniew Górny, an outstanding scholar and organizer of foundry science in Poland, Doctor Honoris Causa of the Poznan University of Technology and the AGH University of Science and Technology
  • speaks English and Russian (sworn translator)

HOBBY

  • music and poetry (original guitar accompaniment)
  • sailing
  • history of civilization

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