New staff member Prof. Boleslaw K. Szymanski

boleslawszymanskiENGINE project is proud to present a new staff member Prof. Boleslaw K. Szymanski (Social Cognitive Networks Center, RPI, Troy, NY, USA).

Professor Szymanski is the Claire and Roland Schmitt Distinguished Professor and the Director of the ARL Social and Cognitive Networks Academic Research Center at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from National Academy of Sciences in Warsaw, Poland, in 1976. He published over 300 scientific articles, is a foreign member of the National Academy of Science in Poland and an IEEE Fellow and was a National Lecturer for the ACM. In 2009, he received the Wilkes Medal of British Computer Society. His current research interests focus on computer networks and technology-based social networks.

Since the first of March professor Szymanski also became an professor at Institute of Informatics, Faculty of Computer Science and Management, Wroclaw University of Technology.