… I am so
glad now, that I once met Michał during my brief stay in Kraków in 1999.
Previously (1980) he had shown an interest in what I, then as a much younger
academic, was doing at
In my library at home I have his picture taken from the cover of his book, which he sent me at that time. I hope he would be pleased that his photograph now stands deservingly, alongside other great names in mathematics and mechanics: Fourier, Gauss, Hamilton, Planck, Prandtl, Taylor, Prager and others.
Prof. David Rees