Job Title: Professor
Company: AGH University of Science and Technology in Cracow
Status: Life Member
AES Committee: Education
Primary Section: Polish
Piotr Kleczkowski is a full professor with the AGH University of Science and Technology in Cracow, Poland, and the Deputy Head of the Department of Mechanics and Vibroacoustics. He is a main founder of the field of study in Acoustical Engineering and its coordinator.
His first areas of interest were sound synthesis and implementations of first DSP processors. Later he took an interest in the analysis and processing of audio signals, with a focus on time-frequency processing, and psychoacoustics, with a focus on simultaneous perception of sounds. He wrote a monograph on sound mixing in the time-frequency domain, a textbook on psychoacoustics and co-authored a textbook on environmental protection.
He had been managing his own firm that developed and manufactured quality audio interfaces for PC computers and associated software, and served as a member of the City Council in Cracow.
He has been holding several positions in the Polish Section of the AES and has twice chaired the bi-annual Conventions of this Section.
1997 NIPTEL Media Prize Award Nomination, for the product of his firm
2006 Silver Cross of Merit of the Republic of Poland
2010 Prof. Taklinski Outstanding Teacher Award (in a group of three recipients)
2012 National Education Committee Medal
2015 The Medal of the 25th Anniversary of Revival of Local Government in Cracow
MSc (Tech), Electronic Engineering, AGH University of Science and Technology, Cracow, Poland
PhD, Vibroacoustics and Audio Engineering, AGH University of Science and Technology, Cracow, Poland
AGH University of Science and Technology, Cracow, Poland, since 1981.
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