Bulletin of the Polish Academy of Sciences

T echnical Sciences

Editor-in-Chief
Institute of Control and Industrial Electronics Warsaw University of Technology 75 Koszykowa St., 00-662 Warszawa tel.: +48(22)6257246 e-mail: kaczorek@isep.pw.edu.pl

T. KACZOREK

Deputy Editor-in-Chief
Deputy Chairman of Division IV Technical Sciences PAN 1 Defilad Sq., 00-901 Warszawa tel.: +48(22)6203303 e-mail: bkuchar@meil.pw.edu.pl

Deputy Editor-in-Chief
Institute of Applied Physics Military University of Technology 2 Kaliskiego St., 00-908 Warszawa tel./fax: +48(22)6839109 e-mail: rogan@wat.edu.pl

A. STYCZEK

A. ROGALSKI

Board of Co-editors
Civil Engineering L. CZARNECKI Warsaw University of Technology 16 Armii Ludowej Ave, 00-637 Warszawa Tel.: +48(22)234-64-81; fax: +48(22)825-76-37 e-mail: L.Czarnecki@il.pw.edu.pl M echanical Engineering A. TYLIKOWSKI Warsaw University of Technology 24 Nowowiejska St., 00-665 Warszawa tel.: +48(22)2348244 e-mail: aty@simr.pw.edu.pl M aterials Science and Engineering B. MAJOR Institute of Metallurgy and Materials Science PAN 25 Reymonta St., 30-059 Kraków Tel.: +48(12)6374200; fax: +48(12)6372192 e-mail: nmmajor@imim-pan.krakow.pl N anotechnology T.A. KOWALEWSKI Institute of Fundamental Technological Research PAN 5B Pawińskiego St., 02-106 Warszawa tel.: +48(22)8269803; fax: +48(22)8269815 e-mail: tkowale@ippt.gov.pl Bioengineering and Biotechnology R. MANIEWSKI Institute of Biocybernetics and Biomedical Engineering PAN 4 Księcia Trojdena St., 02-109 Warszawa tel.: +48(22)6852884; fax: +48(22)6597030 e-mail: roman.maniewski@ibib.waw.pl Electronics and T elecommunication M. BIAŁKO Department of Electronics Koszalin University of Technology 17 Partyzantów St., 74-411 Koszalin tel.: +48(22)3433485 e-mail: bialko@ie.tu.koszalin.pl Optoelectronics and P hotonics W. WOLIŃSKI Institute of Microelectronics and Optoelectronics Warsaw University of Technology 75 Koszykowa St., 00-662 Warszawa tel.: +48(22)2347532; fax: +48(22)6288740 e-mail: wlw291@wp.pl Control and Inf ormatics J. KLAMKA Institute of Automatics Silesian Technical University 16 Akademcka St., 44-100 Gliwice tel.: +48(22)2372132 e-mail: jerzy.klamka@polsl.pl Electrical Engineering M. KAŹMIERKOWSKI Institute of Control and Industrial Electronics Warsaw University of Technology 75 Koszykowa St., 00-662 Warszawa tel.: +48(22)6280665 e-mail: mpk@isep.pw.edu.pl

International Editorial Advisory Board
I.V. ALEXANDROV Ufa State Aviation Technical University, Russia R. ASTHANA University of Wiscontin-Stout, Menomonie, USA Xu BINSHI China Association of Plant Engineering, Beijing, P.R. China R. EBNER Materials Centre Leoben, Leoben, Austria E. FORNASINI Universita’ Degli Studi di Padova, Padova, Italy M. GAD-EL-HAK Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA L. KEVICZKY Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary ˇ V. KUCERA Czech Technical University in Prague, Prague, Czech Republic G. MAIER Technical University of Milan, Milan, Italy H.A. MANG Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, Austria Du XIANGWAN Chinese Academy of Engineering, China H. MIHASHI Tohoku University, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Japan S. MINDESS University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada D.A. MLYNSKI Universit¨ at Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany A.S. NOWAK University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA ¨ A. OBERG Link¨ oping University, Link¨ oping, Sweden J.S. PRZEMIENIECKI University of South Florida, Tampa, USA M. RAZEGHI Northwestern University, Evanston, USA J.V. SLOTEN Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium W. WŁOSIŃSKI Warsaw University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland D. WOLF J.W. Goethe-Universit¨ at, Frankfurt am Main, Germany A.L. YARIN Institute of Illinois at Chicago, USA J. ŻURADA Department of Computer Engineering, University of Louisville, USA

Copy Editor
E. KICZKO Pałac Kultury i Nauki, Wydział IV PAN, PL 00-901 Warszawa e-mail: biuletyn@pan.pl; tel.: +48(22)6566498; fax: +48(22)8262996