Vyacheslav YELYUTIN, USSR Government official and science worker. Metallurgical engineer; Doctor of Technology Science; Professor 1947; USSR Minister of Higher and Secondary Special Education since 1954; Deputy Chairman, Committee Lenin Prizes for Science and Technology, USSR Council of Ministers, since 1960; Member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party, since 1961. Member, Communist Party, since 1929.
Until 1945 metallurgical engineer. 1945-1951 Director, Moscow Steel Institute. 1951-1954 USSR Deputy Minister of Higher Education.
1956-1961 candidate member of the Central Committee, Communist Party of the Soviet Union. Deputy, Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic Supreme Soviet of 1955 convocation. Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1958 convocation.
Deputy Chairman, Soviet-Chinese Friendship Society. 1959 accompanied Khrushchev to United States of America. 1960 headed Soviet delegation to China on occassion of 10th anniversary of signing of Treaty of Friendship, Unity and Mutual Aid between the USSR and China.