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Nikolay Ivanovich SHUYKIN

Nikolay SHUYKIN, USSR Organic chemist. Corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1953; Professor, Moscow University, since 1943; associate, Institute of Organic Chemistry, USSR Academy of Science, since 1937. two Order of Red Banner of Labor; medals; Stalin Prize, 1946. Member, Communist Party, since 1942.

Background

  • SHUYKIN, Nikolay was born in 1898.

  • Education

    • 1927 graduated Moscow University.

    Career

    • 1930-1943 instructor, Moscow University. Developed methods of producing highlyactive and stable catalysts for dehydrogenation of fiveand six-membered cyclanes and alkanes. Carried out research on furan nucleus hydrogenation and other catalytic contact conversions of furan compounds.

    Politics

    Member, Communist Party, since 1942.

    Religion

    Religious books are outdated, because laws by nature have to change with the advance of societies and technology.

    Views

    Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.

    Membership

    Member, Communist Party, since 1942.
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    Born 1898
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