Nikolay BELOV, USSR Crystallographer. Professor 1946, and Head, Chair of Crystallography, Gorky University, since 1953; Professor, Moscow University, since 1953; full member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1953; senior associate, Institute of Crystallography, USSR Academy of Science, since 1938; V.-President, International Crystallography Union, since 1957. Order of Red Banner of Labor.
BELOV, Nikolay was born in 1891.
1921 graduated Leningrad Polytechn. Institute.
1921-1930 in various technican college and research instituts laboratories. 1930-1938 senior associate, Leningrad Lomonosov Institute, USSR Academy of Science. 1946-1953 corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science.
Specialist in geometric crystallography and methods of X-Ray analysis. Developed facecentered packing theory for atom components of crystals.