Professor Tadeusz Łagoda PhD. Eng.
Employment

Zakłady Remontowe energetyki w Katowicach (1988),
WSI w Opolu/ Opole University of Technology (1989),
Visiting professor- Angers- Francja (3 miesiące-2005).

Academic and Research Career

MSc. Eng.: Opole University of Technology, Mechanics,1988
PhD: Opole University of Technology, Civil Engineering, Mechanical
Engineering,1996
hab.: Wrocław University of Technology, Mechanics, 2001
prof. Opole University of Technology, 2008

Publications

-books 14 (one in english),
-academic scripts 4,
-JCR papers 32,
-whole number of publications 356,
-number of citations 293 (219)
-h index 11 (july 2013)

Staff promotion

-promoted 59 Eng. and MSc. Eng. and 6 PhD's
-reviever 50 diplomas, 6 PhD thesis, 3 habilitations  and 2 Professor procedures

Fellowship

Inter sectional group for Fatigue and Fracture Mechanics of Materials and
Structures  Comitte of Machine Design Polish Academy of Science,

Polish Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics,

ESIS (European Structural Integrity Society),

Corps of experts of the National Center for Science

Expert of the Inter sectional group for Fatigue and Fracture Mechanics of
Materials and Structures  Comitte of Machine Design Polish Academy of
Science,


Most important international and prestigious Polish scientific
prizes and awards

- Scholarship of Foundation for Polish Science (1 year) - Warszawa
1993
- Scholarship of European Union (3 months) - Sheffield 1995
- Rector award of Technical University of Opole - Opole 1996
- Rector award of Technical University of Opole - Opole 1999
- NATO scholarship (6 months) - Darmstadt 2001
- Rector award of Technical University of Opole - Opole 2002
- Silver medal of merit - Warszawa 2002
- Rector award of Technical University of Opole - Opole 2003
- Rector award of Technical University of Opole - Opole 2004
- Rector award of Technical University of Opole - Opole 2005
- Rector award of Technical University of Opole - Opole 2006
- Rector award of Technical University of Opole - Opole 2007
- Awards of 4th Department of Engineering Science of Polish Academy
of Science - Warszawa 2007
- Rector award of Technical University of Opole - Opole 2008 (2 times)
- Medal of National Committee of Education - Warszawa 2009
- Rector award of Technical University of Opole for science - Opole
2009
- Rector award of Technical University of Opole for education - Opole
2009
- Rector award of Technical University of Opole for science - Opole
2010
- Rector award of Technical University of Opole for education - Opole
2010
- Award of Marshall of the Opolskie Voivodeship - Professor Opoliensis
- Opole 2010
- Rector award of Technical University of Opole for science - Opole
2011

Experience gained abroad

(Ukraine), Technical University in Odessa, Kiev, Lwow,

(Great Britain), The University of Sheffield, university of Nothingham,

(Slovakia), Slovakian Academy of Science,

(France), Laboratory ENSAM in Futuroscope, LAMEFIP Bourdoux, LAMEF
Angers,

(Germany), LBF Darmstadt, TU Clausthal, Fachhochschule Trier, DVM Berlin,
University of Hannover,

(Italy), University of Milano,

(Austria), Austrian Research Centre , Wien

Lectures in terms of the ERASMUS programm (Portugal, France, Italy,
Germany, Denmark, Czech Republic).

Performed function

- Chairman of the the Editorial Board of Publishing House of Opole University of
Technology,
- Chairman of the the Senate Committee on Science, Academic Dignity and
Ethics,
- Dean for Science of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering  2008-2012,
- Head of the Department of Mechanics and Machine Design ,
- Head Dean of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering  2012-2016

Experience gained in Poland

- Lecturer within the school ESoCAET,
- Editor of Faculty of Mechanical Engineering,
- Rector's Plenipotentiary for the organization of the Department of Technical
Education and Information,
- Head Dean of the Faculty of Technical Education and Informatics
- Plenipotentiary of  Dean of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering for
ERASMUS,
- Project leader of 6 scientific grants and 4 scholarship programms for PhD
students,
- Member of the scientific and organizing committees of many national and
international conferences,
- Preparation of application for the rights of doctoral degrees in the discipline
Mechanics.

Family
Married, two children (son and daughter).

Hobbys
Mountain tourism and riding a bike .












SCIENTIFIC PROFILE

Fatigue life under multiaxial loading, fatigue life of welded joints, fatigue of materials and constructions