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Michael C. Mackey

Award date: 29 November 2022

USil Senate resolution date: Resolution No. 455/2019 of 29 October 2019.

Applying unit: Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry (currently: Faculty of Science and Technology).

Supervisor: Prof. Ryszard Rudnicki, reviewers: Prof. Tomasz Szarek, Prof. Aleksander Weron and Prof. Michael C. Reed.

Michael C. Mackey is a professor emeritus of physiology and the Director of the Centre for Applied Mathematics in Bioscience and Medicine at McGill University in Montréal, Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, the American Physical Society, the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics and the Society for Mathematical Biology, holder of the honorary doctorate degree at l’Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, one of the world’s most outstanding biomathematicians, he has contributed greatly to the development of interdisciplinary research combining maths, physics, biology and medicine.

Video from the ceremony

Prof. Michael C. Mackey’s lecture


Due to the ceremony of receiving the honorary doctorate degree, the University of Silesia Press issues a publication Michael C. Mackey. Doctor honoris causa Universitatis Silesiensis.

Prof. Michael C. Mackey

Prof. Michael C. Mackey | private gallery

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