Adam Bielański

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Adam Bielański
Born 14 December 1912
Kraków , Austria-Hungary
(now in Poland)
Died 4 September 2016(2016-09-04) (aged 103)
Kraków , Poland
Relatives Władysław Bielański
(brother)
Zofia Bielańska-Osuchowska
(sister)

Adam Bielański (14 December 1912 – 4 September 2016)[1] was a Polish chemist and professor of Jagiellonian University.[2] He was a member of the Polish Academy of Science. He was the author of several university-level books on inorganic chemistry, many of which are standard textbooks for students at most universities in Poland.[citation needed]

Bielański was born in Kraków, at the time part of Austria-Hungary. His brother Władysław (1911–1982) was a professor of biology, as was his sister, Zofia Bielańska-Osuchowska. He turned 100 years old in December 2012[3] and died in 2016 at the age of 103.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "W wieku 104 lat zmarł prof. Adam Bielański" (in Polish). 6 September 2016. Retrieved 6 September 2016. 
  2. ^ Bielański, Adam (1981). Chemia ogólna i nieorganiczna. Warsaw: Państwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe. ISBN 83-01-02626-X. 
  3. ^ Warszawski, Marcin (11 January 2013). "Nigdy nie pracowałem nad eliksirem młodości". Dziennik Polski (in Polish). Wydawnictwo Jagiellonia SA. Retrieved 30 January 2013. 
  4. ^ http://www.agh.edu.pl/info/article/odszedl-prof-adam-bielanski/