Full Professor, Head of the Department of Automation, Biomechanics and Mechatronics of Lodz University of Technology (Poland). Multiple doctor honoris causa, recipient of the Humboldt Award, member of the Polish Academy of Sciences. Author/co-author of almost 750 journal and conference papers and 48 monographs. Editor of 22 books and 28 journal special issues. Principal investigator of numerous research grants. Member of Editorial Boards of 73 Journals (15 with IF). Organizer and Head of 14 International Conferences “Dynamical Systems – Theory and Applications” (Lodz, 1992-2017) and 3 International Conferences “Mechatronics: Ideas for Industrial Applications” (Warsaw 2012; Lodz, 2014; Gdansk, 2015). His scientific interests cover mathematics, mechanics, biomechanics, automation, physics, and computer-oriented sciences, with the main focus on nonlinear processes.