Aleksandr KOVALSKY, USSR Physical chemist. Corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1958; Professor 1947; Director, Institute of Chemical Kinetics and Combustion, Siberian Deputy, USSR Academy of Science, since 1957. Member, Communist Party, since 1949.
KOVALSKY, Aleksandr was born in 1906.
1930 graduated Leningrad Polytechn. Institute.
1929-1947 instructor, 1947-1957 Professor, Institute of Chemical Physics, USSR Academy of Science. Specialist in kinetics of chemical reactions and nuclear physics. Studied the mechanism of heterogeneous catalytic reactions.
Carried out research on high-energy particles.
Religion is always aggressive against any new scientific ideas.
Member, Communist Party, since 1949.
Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.