Name: DAROWSKI, Marek
Date of birth: August 14th, 1946
Office address: Institute of Biocybernetics and
Biomedical Engineering, Polish Academy of Science
Trojdena 4, 02-109 Warsaw, Poland (www.ibib.waw.pl)
Phone: (+ 48 22) 6599514; Fax: (+ 48 22) 6597030
1997 - Professor degree of the technical sciences, title granted by the President of Poland
1990 - Associate Professor degree on Biomedical Engineering - granted by Institute of Biocybernetics and Biomedical Engineering, Polish Academy of Science
1980 - Ph.D. degree - granted by Institute of System Research, Polish Academy of Science
1971 - Master of Science degree - granted by Warsaw Politechnic University, Precise Mechanics Faculty, Specialization Automatic Control.
Since 2004 - Director of Centre of Excelence “ARTOG” (Artificial and Hybrid Organs Supporting Metabolic Processes)
Since 1997 - Employed as a Professor in the Institute of Biocybernetics and Biomedical Engineering (I.B.B.E .)
1991 - 1992 Deputy Director of the I.B.B.E. for Research
Since 1993 - Lecturer on Bioengineering in the Academy of Mining and Metallurgy in Krakow (Course of Artificial Organs)
Since 1991 - Head of 8 projects granted by Committee of Scientific Research, Poland
Since 1990 - Employed as an Associated Professor in I.B.B.E.
Since 1990 - Head of Respiratory Assistance Lab. in the I.B.B.E.
Since 1992 - Head of Bioflows Department in the I.B.B.E.
Since 1988 - Lecturer on Bioengineering in the Warsaw Technical University Mechanics Faculty (course of Artificial Organs).
1996 Visiting Professor at Health Centre, Farmington, CT (USA) – Fulbright senior scholarship (5 month),
1994 Kościuszko Foundation scholarship in Hartford Clinic, Hartford, USA (6 months),
1992,93,95 Visiting scientist in Göttingen University Germany by DAAD and E.C. scholarships, (6 months),
1992,1995 Visiting scientist in Royal Postgraduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hospital and Royal Brompton Hospital,London, British Council scholarships, (2 months),
1983 Post-doc. Fellowship in Huddinge Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Sweden (4 months).
1993-2004 Institute of Biomedical Technology, Rome, Italy (6 months) - bilateral cooperation,
1984-1996 Uppsala University, Sweden (16 months), bilateral cooperation with Clinical Physiology Department,
1995 Visiting scientist in University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland (1 month),
1999-2005 Fatebenefratelli e Oftalmiatric Hospital, Milan, (Italy) - bilateral cooperation (3 months), and E.C. Eureka project,
1985 Visiting scientist (SICE grant), Tokyo, Japan, (2 weeks).
Since 1994 Member of the Editorial Committee of “Biocybernetics and Biomedical Engineering” Journal issued by Polish Scientific Publisher (PWN), Warsaw
Since 1998 Member of the Polish Society for Biomedical Engineering,
Since 1998 Member of the European Society for Artificial Organs,
Since 1990 Member of the Scientific Council of the Institute of Biocybernetics and Biomedical Engineering.
Since 2004 - Head of Eureka E.C. project on Differential ventilation of the lungs,
Since 1993 - Head of polish group in bilateral cooperation with CNR Institute of Biomedical Technology, Rome, Italy (now Institute of Clinical Physiology),
Since 1999 - Head of polish group in bilateral cooperation with Fatebenefratelli e Oftalmiatric Hospital, Milan, Italy.
In recent years organizer and co-organizer of the number of international Workshops, Seminars as well as co-chairmen of the scientific sessions of national and international conferences.
His current research interests concern support and substitution of lost function of the lungs and heart.
Author and co-author of 160 publications including: monographs, chapters, papers and conferences materials.
Coauthor of the 14 polish and international patents and several expert reports granted by Polish scientific institutions.
2000 Distinction of Polish Governmental Agency for Technology in Warsaw for realization of project entitled “Apparatus for non-invasive therapy of venous-lymphatic disorder” (collective prize) as Polish Future Product.
2000 National order of Polonia Restituta (Cavalier Cross) for scientific achievements,
FIELDS OF SPECIALIZATION:
Technical support for intensive care patients, modelling and simulation of mechanical assistance of respiratory and cardiovascular systems, cardiopulmonary interaction in health and disease.