On the 28th of January 2020, the Polish Academy of Sciences announced the results of elections to the Scientific Committees of the Polish Academy of Sciences for the term 2020-2023.
The Automation and Robotics Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences includes: Prof. D.Sc. Eng. Roman Śmierzchalski.
The Metrology and Scientific Equipment Committee was joined by D.Sc. Eng. Dariusz Świsulski, prof. university.
The Committees of the Polish Academy of Sciences are a national representation of various scientific environments and disciplines. Their members are chosen by the scientific communities of individual fields. In addition to the members of the Polish Academy of Sciences, there are scientists from other research institutes and universities unrelated to the Academy, as well as representatives of economic and social institutions and organizations.
The committees perform the functions of advisory and consultative bodies. They develop scientific positions and expert opinions for state administration, help in solving specific scientific issues. They provide opinions on normative acts regarding science, its applications and education. They also deal with the dissemination and implementation of research results, and support the development of individual disciplines.