Professor Emeritus in Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering
Convocation: October 25, 1998
Since 1964, Adam Chrzanowski has been instrumental in building the international reputation of the department of geodesy and geomatics engineering.
A former department chair, he is recognized throughout the world as an expert on mining and engineering surveys. Dr. Chrzanowski has consulted on research and industrial projects in seven countries and held visiting professor appointments in six others.
The associate editor of Geomatica, he has authored over 200 papers and coauthored several books on geodetic, engineering, urban and mining surveys. Dr. Chrzanowski is a co-founder of the International Society of Mine Surveying. In 1996, he was awarded the Knights' Cross of the Order of Merit by the president of the Polish Republic for fostering scientific exchanges between Canada and Poland.