Michael C. Mackey
UŚ Senate resolution date: resolution No. 455/2019 of 29 October 2019
Applying unit: Council of the UŚ Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry (currently: Faculty of Science and Technology)
Supervisor: Prof. Ryszard Rudnicki, reviewers: Prof. Tomasz Szarek, Prof. Aleksander Weron, Prof. Michael C. Reed.
Michael C. Mackey – one of the most outstanding specialists in the field of mathematical and theoretical biology in the world, using mathematics to model biological and physical processes, an author of several scientific papers and books, awarded an honorary doctorate degree by the l’Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1. Honoured with Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal by the Canadian government. Editor in the “Annales Mathematicae Silesianae” journal since 2013. A great friend of the Institute of Mathematics of the University of Silesia.