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Nikolay Nikolaevich ANDREEV Edit Profile

physicist

Nikolay ANDREEV, USSR Physicist. Full member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1953; associate. Acoustics Institute, USSR Academy of Science, since 1954; Doctor of Technology Science since 1960. Order of Lenin, 1954.

Background

ANDREEV, Nikolay was born in 1880.

Education

1909 graduated Basel University.

Career

Since 1917 has taught and done research at various higher education institutions and research centers. 1923 launched pop. science journal “Iskra” (The Spark). 1933-1953 corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science.

Since 1940 Head, Acoustics Laboratory, Lebedev Physics Institute, USSR Academy of Science. 1959 attended International Acoustics Congress, Stuttgart. Received doctorate from Dresden Polytcchnicum.

Works deal with: propagation of sound waves. Aircraft engine and propeller noise. Architectural acoustics.

Acoustics of waves of finite amplitude. Propagation of acoustic vibration in absorption media.

Religion

Religion is bad because it obstructs scientific research.

Views

Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.