Ryszard Pałka

Ryszard Pałka, D.Sc. Ph.D. Eng.

Vice-Rector for Organization and Development,
West Pomeranian University of Technology, Szczecin

Head of Department of Power Systems and Electrical Drives,
Faculty of Electrical Engineering,

Sikorskiego 37, PL 70-313 Szczecin, Poland

Phone: (+48) 91 449 4870
Mobile: (+48) 723 631 856
E-mail: rpalka@zut.edu.pl

List of publications, Google Scholar citations


EDUCATION
Degrees:Institution:Main subject:Year:

M.Sc. Eng.TU SzczecinElectrical Engineering1976
Ph.D. Eng.TU PoznańElectrical Engineering1979
D.Sc. Ph.D. Eng.IE WarszawaElectrical Engineering1986
PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYMENT
  • Scientific Assistant; Institute of Electronics and Computer Science, TU Szczecin; since 1976
  • Scholarship of Alexander von Humboldt Foundation; Institute of Electrical Machines, Traction
    and Drives, TU Braunschweig, Germany
    (Prof. Herbert Weh); 1983-1984 and 1987
  • Scientific Assistant; Institute of Electrical Machines, Traction and Drives, TU Braunschweig,
    Germany
    ; 1987-2005
  • Professor; Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Szczecin University of Technology, Poland; 1992-1997 and since 2006
  • Head of Department of Power Systems and Electrical Drives, Faculty of Electrical Engineering,
    West Pomeranian University of Technology, Szczecin, Poland; since 2010
  • Visiting professor, Korea Electrotechnology Research Institute, Changwon, South Korea; 2012
  • Vice-Rector for Organization and Development, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Szczecin, Poland; 2012-2016
  • Member of the Committee on Electrical Engineering, Polish Academy of Sciences
  • Vice-President of the Societas Humboldtiana Polonorum; since 2016
AREAS OF RESEARCH
  • Electrical machines, numerical field calculations, optimization of electromagnetic fields
  • High temperature superconductivity: superconducting machines, superconducting bearings
PUBLICATIONS
  • About 240 refereed journal articles, conference papers, technical reports (List of publications)
  • Co-author of 4 books
ASSOCIATED WITH THE FOLLOWING CONTRACTORS
  • Siemens, Bosch, Nexans, Philips, Volkswagen, BMW, Atlas-Copco, Linde, Thyssen, AEG
MEMBERSHIPS
  • IEEE, International Compumag Society, Polish Society of Theoretical and Applied Electrical Engineering,
    Polish Society of Applied Electromagnetism, Societas Humboldtiana Polonorum