Person: Szafraniec, Franciszek Hugon
Franciszek Szafraniec is a Polish mathematician best known for his work in operator theory.
Mathematical Profile (Excerpt):
- Eventually it had been divided with the part in which Szafraniec was born becoming a part of Poland.
- After some deliberations, a decision was made at the last minute that Szafraniec would apply to study mathematics at the Jagiellonian University in Kraków.
- Szafraniec became a member of Ważewski's school and, after his undergraduate studies, undertook research advised by Ważewski.
- The co-workers and former students of Professor Szafraniec may be found in all major Kraków universities.
- Szafraniec worked at the Jagiellonian University in Kraków for his whole career.
- Professor Szafraniec's interests and activities in the mathematical world, together with his capability of co-operating, bears fruit in many publications which encompasses numerous joint papers with dozens of mathematicians.
- MathSciNet lists 123 items by Szafraniec (in July 2013), 36 of which are papers presented at conferences.
- Szafraniec has written 24 joint papers with Jan Stochel (as of July 2013).
- Szafraniec has been as editor for the Proceedings of the semester long workshop Linear operators held in Warsaw in the Spring of 1994.
- Szafraniec retired from his professorship at the Jagiellonian University in 2010 when he reached the age of seventy.
Born 22 March 1940, Świętochłowice, Upper Silesia, Poland.
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