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Osman Achmatowicz

Osman Achmatowicz, Polish chemistry educator, researcher. Recipient Kostanecki medal Polish Chemical Society, 1983. Fellow Warsaw Scientific Society; member Polish Chemical Society.
  • Background

    Achmatowicz, Osman was born on December 20, 1931 in Wilno, Poland. Son of Osman and Helena (Staniewicz) A.
  • Education

    • Master of Science, Warsaw Technology University, Poland, 1955; Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Warsaw University, Poland, 1961; Doctor of Science, Warsaw University, Poland, 1967.


    • Demonstrator Department Chemistry Warsaw Technology University, 1952-1955; research associate Institute Organic Chemistry Polish Academy of Sciences, 1957-1977; professor Warsaw Agricultural University, 1977-1991; visiting professor University Wisconsin, Madison, 1986-1987; professor Pharmaceutical Research Institute, since 1991; Member Commission on Nomencature, International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, 1977-1989, Polish State Committee for Scientific Research, since 1997; editor Polish Journal Chemistry, 1978-1991; secretary State Committee for Scientific Title and Degrees, since 1991. Contributor over 100 papers on synthesis sugar chemistry; co-author of 15 patents on the synthesis of pharmaceuticals; editor of books on chemical terminology.


    • Fellow Warsaw Scientific Society; Polish Chemical Society



    Other interests: Jogging, skiing, friend of animals


    • Spouse Barbara Bobrowska Achmatowicz, May 11, 1961.
    • Mother: Helena
    • Father: Osman
    Born December 20, 1931
    • 1955
      studied at Warsaw Tech. University, Master of Science
    • 1961
      studied at Warsaw University, Chemistry, Doctor of Philosophy
    • 1967
      studied at Warsaw University
    • 1952 - 1955
      Demonstrator Department Chemist, ry Warsaw Tech. University
    • 1957 - 1977
      research associate, Institute Organic Chemistry Polish Academy Scis.
    • 1977 - 1991
      professor, Warsaw Agricultural University
    • 1986 - 1987
      visiting professor, University Wisconsin
    • 1991
      professor, Pharmaceutical Research Institute