Karl PLAUDE, USSR Thermal engineer. Full member, Latvia Academy of Sciences, since 1951; corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1960; President, Latvia Academy of Sciences, since 1960; Honoured Worker of Science and Technology of Latvian Soviet Socialist Republic since 1960. Member, Communist Party, since 1946.
PLAUDE, Karl was born in 1897.
1926 graduated Leningrad Institute of Civil Engineering.
192636 at “Gidravlika” Plant. 1928-1934 simultaneously instructor, Leningrad Institute of Civil Eng. 1932-1938 at Leningrad Institute of Industry Construction Engineering.
1937-1941 Chief Sanitation Engineering, Leningrad Construction Planning Board. 1942-1944 Head, Moscow Board of Construction. 1945-1953 instructor, Latvia University.
Since 1950 Director, Institute of Power and Electronic Engineering, Latvia Academy of Sciences. Since 1960 member, Committee Lenin Prizes for Science and Technology, USSR Council of Ministers. Works deal with heating supply.