Nikolay SMOLSKY, USSR Phytoculturist. Full member, Tadzhikistan Academy of Sciences, since 1951; corresponding member, Belarusian Academy of Sciences, since 1956; Director, Central Botanical Gardens, Belarusian Academy of Sciences, since 1955. Member, Communist Party, since 1943.
1932-1935 at All-Union Research Institute of Phytoculture, Leningrad. 1933-1941 Head,Department of Industry Crops, All-Union Selection Station of Humid Subtropical Crops, Sukhumi. 1945-1955 Director, All-Union Research Institute of Arid Subtropics, Stalinabad.
Works deal with: botanical and forestry aspects of wild pistachio thickets in Central Asia. Agrobotanical study of mulberry resources. Introduction and selection of tung trees, sugar cane, eucaliptus, olive trees, guagule and “Citrus limonia”.
Agro-ecological study of arid subtropics of Central Asia, etc.
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Member, Communist Party, since 1943.
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