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Georgiy Dimitrievich LATYSHEV

physicist

Georgiy LATYSHEV, USSR Physicist. Doctor of Physico-Mathematical Science since 1940; full member, Kazakhstan Academy of Sciences, since 1958; Director, Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kazakhstan Academy of Sciences, since 1958.

Background

LATYSHEV, Georgiy was born in 1907.

Education

Graduated Petrograd Polytechn. Institute.

Career

1945-1958 corresponding member, Ukrainia Academy of Sciences. For 30 years has specialized in the physics of the atomic nucleus. In 1932 his laboratory was the first in USSR to disintegrate a lithium atom nucleus.

Religion

Since religion offers a complete set of answers to the problems of purpose, morality, origins, or science, it discourages exploration of those areas by suppressing curiosity, denies its followers a broader perspective, and prevents social, moral and scientific progress.

Views

Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.