curriculum vitae

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personal data:
name: Adam Klimanek
nationality: Polish
date of birth: 04 April 1980
birthplace: Rydultowy, Poland

office address in Leeds:
Centre for Computational Fluid Dynamics
School of Process Environmental & Materials Engineering
University of Leeds
Houldsworth Building 3.14
Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS29JT, UK
phone: +44 113 343 2481
email: pmafk@leeds.ac.uk

office address in Poland:
Institute of Thermal Technology
Konarskiego 22, 44-101 Gliwice, Poland
phone: +48 32 237 2974, fax: +48 32 2372872

professional experience:
.::. 10/06 - ......... Marie Curie Research Fellow at the Center for CFD, University of Leeds, UK
.::. 12/04 - ......... PhD student at the Institute of Thermal Technology, SUT, Gliwice, Poland
.::. 03/04 - 09/04 MSc Project, Combustion Engineering Laboratory, University of Maryland, USA
.::. 09/03 - 10/03 Student Training, RAFAKO (boiler manufacturer), Raciborz, Poland
.::. 07/03 - 09/03 Student Training, University of Miskolc, Miskolc, Hungary

education:
.::. MSc, 2004. MSc thesis on High Temperature Air/Steam Gasification - Experimental Facility
Construction, and Numerical Modeling of Cellulose Gasification. Graduated from
the Faculty of Energy and Environmental Engineering, Silesian University of
Technology with honours degree.
.::. Primary and high school in Rydultowy, 1987-1999

spoken languages:
.::. polish (native)
.::. english
.::. german

honors and awards:
.::. Faculty of Power Engineering Alumni Association - 1st prize for the best MSc thesis in 2004
.::. Silesian University of Technology Tennis Championships 2002 - 1st place

organizing conferences, semminars and workshops:
.::. organizing committee member of EUROTHERM Seminar 82 Numerical Heat Transfer 2005,
Cracow-Gliwice, Poland, 2005
.::. organizing and services of Modeling of Large Energy Systems workshop, OPTI Energy,
Gliwice, Poland, 2005

teaching:
undergraduate level classes and laboratories:
.::. thermodynamics
.::. heat transfer
.::. numerical analysis
.::. discretization methods
.::. Computer Aided Engineering
other activities:
.::. IAESTE Gliwice Local Committee member 2001-2004
.::. Student Scientific Association member - Institute of Thermal Technology, 2003-2005

hobby
volleyball, tennis, squash, reading, music, cinema

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