Operation Research and Decision

Prof. Janusz Kacprzyk – a new member of EASA (the European Academy of Sciences and Arts)

January 19, 2016

Prof. Janusz Kacprzyk, afilliated to the Systems Research Institute, Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw, has become a member of EASA, one of the most prestigious scientific and artistic organizations in Europe. EASA focuses on three areas: the development of knowledge, the dissemination of scientific information, and the implementation of international projects. Its aim is to support scientific and artistic activity in Europe. Its several hundred members are mostly European scientists and artists, but also include many distinguished persons from other parts of the world. Among the members, there are 29 Nobel laureates. Prof. Janusz Kacprzyk’s fields of interest are problems connected with logic, neural networks and evolutionary programming. He was awarded a Pioneer Award by the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society for his achievements in 2005 and 2007. Now he has joined other Polish members of the Academy: including Jerzy Buzek, Krzysztof Penderecki, Andrzej Zoll, Jerzy Woźnicki and Michał Kleiber, President of the Polish Academy of Sciences, who has been a vice president of EASA since 2015.