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Valentin Afanasevich PETUKHOV

physicist

Valentin PETUKHOV, USSR Physicist. Doctor of Physico-Mathematical Science; Professor; Deputy Director, High Energy Laboratory, Joint Nuclear Research Institute, since 1954. Lenin Prize, 1959. Member, Communist Party, since 1948.

Background

PETUKHOV, Valentin was born in 1907.

Education

1934 graduated Leningrad Polytechn. Institute.

Career

1934-1954 at Kharkov Physicotechnical Institute. Specialist in nuclear physics, accelerators and cosmogony. Helped develop 10-Bev proton synchrotron.

Religion

God can not be proven by science which is the main way we study and understand our universe or natural world.

Politics

Member, Communist Party, since 1948.

Views

Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.

Membership

Member, Communist Party, since 1948.