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Mikhail Davidovich KAMENSKY

electronic engineer

Mikhail KAMENSKY, USSR Electronic engineer. Doctor of Technology Science since 1943; Honoured Worker of Science and Technology Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic since 1946; Head, Chair of Electronic Networks, Leningrad Polytechn. Institute, since 1932. Order of Lenin; medals.


KAMENSKY, Mikhail was born in 1885.


Graduated St. Petersburg Polytechn. Institute.


Until 1917 Head, Alternating Current Laboratory, St. Petersburg Polytechn. Institute; 1924 lecturer at above Institute. 1918-1919 Commissar, Higher National Economics Council, for enterprises of former joint-stock company “Dinamo”.

1920-1922 member, Leningrad Group of State Commission for Electrification of Russia (“GOELRO”). 1922-1933 science education work. Since 1924 lecturer; for many years Head, Chair of Power Engineering, Molotov Engineering and Economics Institute, Leningrad.

During World War II Director, Leningrad electrical supply.