Konstantin KARANDEEV, USSR Electronic engineer. Director, Institute of Automation and Electronics, Siberian Deputy, USSR Academy of Science, since 1957; corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1958 and Ukrainia Academy of Sciences, since 1957; Honoured Worker of Science and Technology of Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic since 1954.
1929-1935 at Leningrad Electrophysical Institute. 1937-1942 Professor, Leningrad Institute of Communications Engineering. Simultaneously Deputy Director, All-Union Research Institute of Metrology.
1944-1957 Professor, Lvov Polytechn. Institute; 1952-1957 simultaneously at Institute of Machine Science and Automation, Ukrainia Academy of Sciences.