Ivan FEDORCHENKO, USSR Metallurgist; full member, Ukrainia Academy of Sciences, since 1961. Member, Communist Party, since 1947.
FEDORCHENKO, Ivan was born in 1909.
1930 graduated Kamenskol Workers’ Evening Institute.
1930-1935 engineer at various metallurgical plants. 1935-1952 at Research Institute, Minister of Agriculture MachineBuilding, Moscow. 1952-1957 Deputy Director, Institute of Sintered Carbides and Special Alloys, Ukrainia Academy of Sciences.
1957-1960 Chief Learned Secretary, Presidium, Ukrainia Academy of Sciences. 1957-1961 corresponding member, Ukrainia Academy of Sciences. Specialist in powder metallurgy, properties of special steels, heat treatment of steel, etc.