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Aleksandr Dmitrievich PETROV

organic chemist

Aleksandr PETROV, USSR Organic chemist. Professor, Mendeleev Chemical Technology Institute, since 1943; corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1946. Order of Lenin; Order of Red Banner of Labor; medals; Stalin Prize, 1947.

Background

PETROV, Aleksandr was born in 1895.

Education

1922 graduated Petrograd University.

Career

Research on properties of silicons, hydrocarbons and hydrocarbon components of motor and especially rocket fuels.

Religion

There is no conclusive logical argument for the existence of God. His existence is continuously debated.

Views

Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.