Mikhail MIRCHINK, USSR Oil geologist. Corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1953; Bureau member,Department of Geology and Geography Science, USSR Academy of Science, since 1960; Professor, Moscow Petroleum Institute, since 1943. two Order of Lenin; other orders; medals; Stalin Prizes, 1949 and 1950. Member, Communist Party, since 1941.
MIRCHINK, Mikhail was born in 1901.
1930 graduated Moscow Mining Academy.
Specialist in regional geological of oilbearing areas of the Caucasus and Russia Plateau. Does field work at oil deposits. 1932 held first course of lectures on oilfield geological, Azerbaydzhan Industry Institute.