Prof. Henryk Skarżyński
The most important invention of the past 25 years are implants which cure deafness, developed by Professor Henryk Skarżyński.
Prof. Aleksander Wolszczan
One of the most outstanding Polish astronomers, discoverer of the first planets outside the Solar System.
Prof. Agnieszka Zalewska
Polish professor of physics, on 1January 2013 took over the Presidency of the CERN Council in Geneva, the world's largest particle physics research facility.
Prof. Krzysztof Matyjaszewski
His discovery of a means of polymer synthesis is widely applied in the production of substances like glues, sealants and paint.
Prof. Maria Siemionow
Outstanding surgeon, transplantologist and the author of the first in the United States and fourth in the world successful face transplant.
Prof. Zbigniew Religa
He performed his pioneer heart transplantation surgery, the first surgery of this type in Poland, in 1985.
Prof. Karol Myśliwiec
An outstanding archaeologist and Egyptologist, the Director of the Research Centre for Mediterranean Archaeology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, a University of Warsaw professor.