Ivan SHVETS, USSR Thermal engineer. Professor; full member, Ukrainia Academy of Sciences, since 1950; Rector, Kiev University, since 1955; Honoured Worker of Science and Technology of Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic. Member, Communist Party, since 1924.
SHVETS, Ivan was born in 1901.
1927 graduated Kiev Polytechn. Institute.
1927-1931 instructor, 1931-1955 Professor, Kiev Polytechn. Institute; 1939-1955 Director, Institute of Combustion Engineering, Ukrainia Academy of Sciences. Works deal with steam and gas turbines, jet engines and power engineer.