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Aleksandr Mikhaylovich OBUKHOV

Aleksandr OBUKHOV, USSR Geophysicist. Corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1952; Director, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, USSR Academy of Science, since 1956.

Background

  • OBUKHOV, Aleksandr was born in 1918.

  • Education

    • 1940 graduated Moscow University.

    Career

    • Specialist in statistical theory of turbulence and its use in meteorology. 194056 at Geophysical Institute, USSR Academy of Science. 1956 visited Peking; 1958 visited Oxford, England.

    Religion

    Religion discourages exploration of science and universe by suppressing curiosity, and denies its followers a broader perspective.

    Views

    Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.

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