Yulian SHIMANSKY, USSR Shipbuilder. Professor 1938; full member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1953; Professor, Leningrad Research Institute of Shipbuilding Industry, since 1938; Honoured Worker of Science and Technology Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic since 1941. Stalin Prize, 1941; Order of Lenin; orders; medals.
Helped organize Naval Engineering School, now Dzerzhinsky Naval Engineering School, in Leningrad. 1933-1953 corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science. Director, All-Union Science Engineering and Technology Society of Shipbuilders.
Design engineer in shipyards of Revel (now Tallinn), Riga and St. Petersburg. 1912 directed technican reconstruction of naval ship-repair yard at Kronshtadt. Adviser, Technology Inspection, Naval Headquarters.