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Aleksandr Petrovich TERENTEV

Aleksandr TERENTEV, USSR Organic chemist. Corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1953; Professor, Moscow University, since 1934. Order of Lenin; Order of Red Banner of Labor; Stalin Prize, 1948.

Background

  • TERENTEV, Aleksandr was born in 1891.

  • Education

    • 1913 graduated Moscow University.

    Career

    • 1913-1934 instructor, Moscow University. Main works deal with organic functional analysis and chemistry of heterocyclic compounds, etc. Devised new method of organic compound synthesis.

    Religion

    Religious faith contradicts people’s efforts to obtain the truth about nature and a human being.

    Views

    Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.

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    Born 1891
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