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physicist , researcher

Alexander Petrov, Latvian physicist, researcher. Superconductivity grantee Academy of Sciences Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1989-1991, 93-96, International Atomic Energy Agency, 1993-1996, Individual grantee Baltic States Achievements in Science Soros Foundation, 1993. Member Scientist's Society Latvia, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Petrov, Alexander was born on March 13, 1946 in Riga, Latvia, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics. Son of Evdokim and Vera (Shinkina) Petrov.

Education

Master of Science in Physics, Moscow Institute Physics and Technics, 1970. Candidate in Physics and Mathematics Sciences, Moscow Institute Physics and Technics, 1973. Doctor in Physics, Latvian Academy of Sciences, Riga, 1992.

Career

Junior science researcher Institute Physics Latvian Academy of Sciences, Riga, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1973-1976, senior science researcher Institute Physics Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1976-1986, leading science researcher Institute Physics Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1986-1992, head nuclear research reactor, vice president Institute Physics Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1989-1992, head laboratory superconductivity Institute Physics Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1989-1992, head laboratory superconductivity Nuclear Research Center, 1992-1998. Leading science researcher radiation physics laboratory Institute Solid State Physics University Latvia, since 1999. Member science council Academy of Sciences Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, Moscow, 1980-1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor 50 articles to professional journals. Inventor in field.

Membership

Member Scientist's Society Latvia, New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Russian poetry, volleyball, basketball, skiing.

Connections

Married Alla Dobroserdova, October 3, 1970. 1 child, Helena.

father:
Evdokim Petrov

mother:
Vera (Shinkina) Petrov

spouse:
Alla Dobroserdova

child:
Helena Petrov