Prof. Tomasz Kapitaniak, Lodz University of Technology
September 26, 2022
Tomasz Kapitaniak is a professor of theoretical and applied mechanics and head of the Division of Dynamics at Lodz University of Technology since 1992. His research is concentrated on nonlinear dynamics. The development of non-feedback methods for chaos control, identification and description of new types of bifurcations, identification of the synchronization mechanism in coupled mechanical oscillators, and the explanation of the origin of randomness in mechanical systems are among his most important scientific discoveries. In 2013 he has been elected a member of the Polish Academy of Sciences. He has got Doctor Honoris Causa degrees at the Saratov State University (Russia) and Lublin University of Technology (Poland) respectively in 2001 and 2014.