A public defence of the doctoral dissertation of Piotr Sumrawski, MSc. was held on 13th November 2018 in the Senate Hall of the Maritime University of Szczecin. The title of the dissertation was "Analysis of the Life Cycle of Passenger Cars with the Inclusion of Maintenance and Repair Processes".

Supervisor:
Krzysztof Danilecki, DSc. Eng. from the West Pomeranian University of Technology in Szczecin

Auxiliary supervisor:
Małgorzata Mrozik, DSc. Eng. from the West Pomeranian University of Technology in Szczecin

Reviewers:
  • Professor Agnieszka Merkisz-Guranowska, DSc. Eng. from the Poznań University of Technology
  • Piotr Piątkowski, DSc. Eng., Professor of the Koszalin University of Technology from the Koszalin University of Technology
Piotr Smorawski is a graduate of the Szczecin University of Technology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering. He studied Mechanical Engineering and Machine Construction within the scope of vehicle and machine operation and completed his studies with a Master of Science title in 1998. Since 1998, he has been employed in various positions in the automotive industry, performing managerial roles in authorised car repair shops in Szczecin.

By resolution of the Council of the Faculty of Marine Engineering of MUS of 19.05.2015, the procedure for conferring of a PhD. was commenced for the above mentioned person. The aim of the doctoral dissertation was to develop and apply a method of complex evaluation of permissible environmental life cycle loads of a car, including forecasting of environmental loads during car operation, with particular emphasis on the possibility of their reduction through the use of various forms of recycling in servicing and repair processes.

As a result of the conducted procedure, on 13.11.2018, the Council of the Faculty of Marine Engineering of the Maritime University of Szczecin accepted the public defence of the doctoral dissertation and conferred the title of a doctor in the field of technical sciences, in the discipline of machine construction and operation on Piotr Smurawski, MSc.

Congratulations!