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Galina Yeliseevna KAPINOS

Selectionist and carpologist

Galina KAPINOS, USSR Selectionist and carpologist. Plant embryologist; senior associate, Botanical Institute, Azerbaydzhan Academy of Sciences, since 1943.

Background

KAPINOS, Galina was born in 1912 in Michurinsk.

Education

1934 graduated Michurin Fruit and Vegetable Institute. 1940 completed postgrad, course at All-Union Institute of Phytoculture.

Career

1935-1940 worked on selection and embryology of fruit plants. Since 1943 has worked on selection and strain study of decorative bulb plants on the Apsheron.