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Vladimir Nikolaevich Obolenskii

meteorologist

Vladimir Obolenskii, USSR Meteorologist.

Background

Obolenskii, Vladimir was born on July 27, 1877. Son of Prince N. Obolenskii.

Education

Graduated from Moscow University, 1901. Studied methods of artificial rainmaking.

Career

Professor of the Forestry Institute in Leningrad, 1915-1938. Director of the Physical Observatory, 1921-1923. Founder and director of the Institute of Experimental Meteorology in Leningrad, 1932-1940.

Professor of meteorology and climatology at Leningrad University, 1938-1942.