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Nikolay Mikhaylovich ZHAVORONKOV

Chemical technologist

Nikolay ZHAVORONKOV, USSR Chemical technologist. Professor 1942; corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1953; Director, Mendeleev Chemical Technology Institute, Moscow, since 1948. Member, Communist Party, since 1939.

Background

ZHAVORONKOV, Nikolay was born in 1907.

Education

1930 graduated Moscow Chemical Technology Institute.

Career

1930-1942 instructor, 1942-1948 Professor, Moscow Chemical Technology Institute. Since 1944 simultaneously Professor, Karpov Physicochemical Institute. 1960 Bureau member,Department of Chemical Science, USSR Academy of Science.

Main works deal with hydrodynamics and aerodynamics of scrubbers and fractionators and separation of isotopes and liquid and solid mixtures.

Religion

Religion is bad because it stops people thinking in a rational and objective way.

Politics

Member, Communist Party, since 1939.

Views

Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.

Membership

Member, Communist Party, since 1939.