Nikolay YELISEEV, USSR Geologist and petrographer. Professor, Leningrad University, since 1947; corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1953. Order of Lenin; medals.
YELISEEV, Nikolay was born in 1897.
1924 graduated Leningrad University.
1938-1947 Professor, Leningrad Mining Institute. Since 1949 in Laboratory of Pre-Cambrian Geology, USSR Academy of Science. Main works deal with petrography of Rudny (Ore-Bearing) Altay and Kola Peninsula and methods of petrographic study.
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