Andrzej Kisielewicz
Professor of Mathematics

University of Wrocław

Przjdź do nowej strony na: Wrocław University of Science and Technology

Research interests

algebra, combinatorics, logic, computer science, artificial intelligence, argumentation theory, philosophy of science.

Teaching (in Polish)

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Selected publications

  • A solution of Dedekind`s problem on the number of isotone Boolean functions, J. Reine Angew. Math. 386 (1988), 139-144. (the result reported in Wikipedia )
  • Varieties of commutative semigroups, Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 342 (1994), 275-306.
  • The complexity of upward drawings on spheres, Order 14 (1997), 327-363 (with S.M. Hashemi, I. Rival).
  • Symmetry groups of boolean functions and constructions of permutation groups, J. Algebra 199 (1998), 379-403.
  • A very strong set theory, Studia Logica 61 (1998), 171-178 (results reported in Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)
  • Definabilty in the lattice of equational theories of commutative semigroups, Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 356 (2004), 3483-3504.
  • Pseudo-random properties of self-complementary symmetric graphs, J. Graph Theory 47 (2004), 310-316 (with W. Peisert) .
  • Reversible group rings, J. Algebra. 279 (2004), 280-291 (with M. Gutan).
  • Rings and semigroups with permutable zero products, J. Pure and Applied Algebra, 206 (2006), 355-369 (with: M. Gutan).
  • Totally symmetric colored graphs, J. Graph Theory 62 (2009), 329-345 (with: M. Grech).
  • The Černý conjecture for automata respecting intervals of a directed graph, DMTCS 15 (3) (2013), 61-72 (with: M. Grech).
  • Symmetry groups of boolean functions, European J. Combin. 40 (2014) 1-10; (with: M. Grech )
Full list of publications...

Brief Bio

1976 M. Sc., University of Wrocław.
1979 Ph. D., Polish Academy of Sciences.
1979-1993 Assistant Professor, Wrocław University of Science and Technology .
1982-1989 member of underground Solidarity movement.
1989-1990 Visiting Researcher, The University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada.
1990-1992 Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellow, Technische Hochschule Darmstadt, Germany.
1992 Habilitation, University of Wrocław.
1993-1996 Assistant Professor, University of Wrocław.
1996 Associate Professor (profesor nadzwyczajny), University of Wrocław.
1999-2000 Docent (special research position), Polish Academy of Sciences.
2001 Professor, the scientific title (tytuł naukowy).
2001-2002 Fulbright Visiting Scholar, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, USA.
2006-2013 Full Professor, University of Opole
2005-2020 Full Professor, position (profesor zwyczajny), University of Wrocław.
2016-2018 member of the Council of the National Congress of Science (NKN)
2020-present Full Professor, position (profesor), Wrocław University of Science and Technology.

Biogram w Encyklopedii Solidarności (in Polish).
article in Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Summation formula for the Dedekind numbers



Sztuczna inteligencja i logika (Podsumowanie przedsięwzięcia naukowego).
Wydawnictwa Naukowo-Techniczne WNT Warszawa 2011, 2014;  (Przedmowa i spis treści)
(Artificial intelligence and logic. An account of a scientific venture. ):


Logika i argumentacja (Praktyczny kurs krytycznego myślenia).
Wydawnictwo Naukowe PWN Warszawa 2017;   (Przedmowa i spis treści)
(Logic and argument. Practical course of critical thinking.):

Other activities

Salon Profesora Dudka
Around the Cerny Conjecture workshop (Wrocław, June 22-25, 2008)
Analysis and Applications conference in honor of Professor Elias M. Stein (Wrocław, September 4-8, 2017)
National Congress of Science (Karków, September 19-20, 2017)
Moje korzenie... (in Polish)