Log In

Petr Vasilevich TIMOFEEV

electronics specialist

Petr TIMOFEEV, USSR Electronics specialist. Corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1953; associate, All-Union Electrotcchn. Institute, since 1928; Honoured Worker of Science and Technology Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic since 1947. Stalin Prizes, 1946, 1951; four orders; medals.

Background

TIMOFEEV, Petr was born in 1902.

Education

1925 graduated Moscow University.

Career

Instructor, Moscow University, Moscow Power Engineering Institute, and other higher education establishments. Works deal with research on photo-effect, secondary electron emission, discharge in gases, and electronic optics.

Religion

Religion obstructs scientific research and technological progress.

Views

Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.