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Aleksandr Petrovich PETROV

Aleksandr PETROV, USSR Transport, engineer. Corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1953; Professor 1949, All-Union Rail Transport Research Institute, and since 1950 Academy, of Rail Transport. three orders; medals. Member, Communist Party, since 1945.

Background

  • PETROV, Aleksandr was born in 1910.

  • Education

    • 1934 graduated Moscow Institute of Transport Engineering.

    Career

    • Developed original method of formulating train marshalling plans. Works deal with the running of railroad lines, particularly traffic organization. Author of works on the theory of graphic representation of rail traffic and line capacity.

      1935-1940 associate, Rail Transport Research Institute. 1936-1941 instructor, Moscow Institute of Transport Engineering. 1941-1946 at USSR Minister of Transport.

    Politics

    Member, Communist Party, since 1945.

    Membership

    Member, Communist Party, since 1945.
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