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Ivan Vladimirovich TANANAEV

chemist

Ivan TANANAEV, USSR Chemist. Full member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1958; Head of a laboratory since 1939 and Department Head since 1949, Institute of General and Inorganic Chemistry, USSR Academy of Science; Bureau member, Department, of Chemical Science, USSR Academy of Science, since 1960. Order of Lenin, two other orders. Member, Communist Party, since 1942.

Background

TANANAEV, Ivan was born in 1904.

Education

1925 graduated Kiev Polytechn. Institute.

Career

1925-1934 at Kiev Polytechn. Institute; 1948-1954 Deputy Director, Institute of General and Inorganic Chemistry, USSR Academy of Science. 1946-1958 corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science.

Main works deal with fluorides and ferro-cyanides and with compounds of rare elements.

Religion

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

Politics

Member, Communist Party, since 1942.

Views

Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.

Membership

Member, Communist Party, since 1942.