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Evald Rudolfovich MUSTEL

astrophysicist

Evald MUSTEL, USSR Astrophysicist. Corrcsp. member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1953; associate, Crimean Astrophysical Laboratory, USSR Academy of Science, since 1946; member, Astronomical Council, USSR Academy of Science, since 1957. Order of Red Banner of Labor; medals.

Background

MUSTEL, Evald was born in 1911.

Education

1935 graduated Moscow University.

Career

1939-1944 associate, 1944-1951 Professor, Moscow University. Developed theory of radiant equilibrium of stellar atmospheres as regards their absorption factor. Described physical picture of processes which occur during the flare of nova stars.

Religion

Religion discourages exploration of science and universe by suppressing curiosity, and denies its followers a broader perspective.

Views

Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.