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Andrcy Dmitrievich SAKHAROV

Andrcy SAKHAROV, USSR Physicist. Doctor of Physico-Mathematical Science; full member. USSR Academy of Science, since 1953; associate, Physics Institute, USSR Academy of Science, since 1945.

Background

  • SAKHAROV, Andrcy was born in 1921.

  • Education

    • 1942 graduated Moscow University.

    Career

    • 1950 together with I. Ye. Tamm proposed use of electrical discharge in plasma located in a magnetic field to obtain controlled thermonuclear reactions. 1958 attended 2nd International Atomic Conference, Geneva.

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    Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.

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