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Vitaly Lazarevich Ginzburg

physicist

Vitaly Lazarevich Ginzburg, Russian physicist. Fellow Indian Academy of Sciences (honorary); member of Academy of Sciences Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics (elected people's deputy member of Soviet Parliament 1989) Royal Society (London), Royal Astonomy Society London (associate, Gold Medal 1991), Academia Europaea, International Academy Astronautics, Royal Danish Academy of Sciences (foreign), National Academy of Sciences.

Background

Ginzburg, Vitaly Lazarevich was born on October 4, 1916 in Moscow, Russia. Son of Lazar and Augusta Ginzburg.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Moscow University, 1940.

Career

With P.N. Lebedev Physical Institute Russian Academy of Sciences, from 1940, director I.E. Tamm department theoretical physics, 1971-1988, advisory, head theoretical group in P.N. Lebedev Physical Institute, from 1988. Professor Gorky University, 1945-1968, Moscow Technology Institute Physics, 1968—2009.

Works

Membership

Fellow Indian Academy of Sciences (honorary). Member Academy of Sciences Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics (elected people's deputy member of Soviet Parliament 1989) Royal Society (London), Royal Astonomy Society London (associate, Gold Medal 1991), Academia Europaea, International Academy Astronautics, Royal Danish Academy of Sciences (foreign), National Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Nina Ginzburg in 1946.

father:
Lazar Ginzburg

mother:
Augusta Ginzburg

spouse:
Nina Ginzburg