Libmonster ID: BY-1564

Scientific community of our country will mark the 110th birth anniversary of the outstanding leader of national atomic project, founder of the National Research Center "Kurchatov Institute", thrice Hero of Socialist Labor (1949, 1951, 1954), Stalin (1942, 1949, 1951, 1954) and Lenin (1957) Prize-Winner Academician Igor Kurchatov on January 12, 2013.

He, a famous physicist of the 20th century, played a key role in the elaboration of scientific-technical bases of mastering atomic energy in the USSR. In early 1943, he became a supervisor of works connected with the Soviet uranium project and till his last days in 1960 remained a leader of the most important nuclear programs of our country.

Under his leadership was worked out Soviet atomic and thermonuclear weaponry, were laid the fundamentals of modern nuclear and thermonuclear power engineering, were made discoveries of the world level in the sphere of controlled thermonuclear synthesis and set up leading scientific schools of physicists, were developed projects of international cooperation in the sphere of peaceful utilization of atomic energy. He was a member of the USSR Academy of Sciences Presidium in 1946-1960.

Kurchatov's historical achievements, embodied in the first in the Soviet Union nuclear reactors, the first in the world atomic stations and an icebreaker, will forever remain in the memory of grateful descendants.

His name was given to the Institute of Nuclear Energy (today the National Research Center "Kurchatov Institute"), Beloyarsk Atomic Electric Station, the village, where Kursk AES was built, scientific-research vessel, crater on the Moon, underwater ridge in the Indian Ocean, squares and streets in Moscow, Obninsk, Dubna, Sarov and other cities of the country.

The USSR Academy of Sciences founded a medal named after I. Kurchatov, awarded to scientists for outstanding works in the sphere of nuclear physics.


© biblioteka.by

Permanent link to this publication:

https://biblioteka.by/m/articles/view/LIFE-IN-KEEPING-WITH-THE-TIMES

Similar publications: LRussia LWorld Y G


Publisher:

Беларусь АнлайнContacts and other materials (articles, photo, files etc)

Author's official page at Libmonster: https://biblioteka.by/Libmonster

Find other author's materials at: Libmonster (all the World)GoogleYandex

Permanent link for scientific papers (for citations):

LIFE IN KEEPING WITH THE TIMES // Minsk: Belarusian Electronic Library (BIBLIOTEKA.BY). Updated: 14.10.2021. URL: https://biblioteka.by/m/articles/view/LIFE-IN-KEEPING-WITH-THE-TIMES (date of access: 24.05.2022).

Found source (search robot):



Comments:



Reviews of professional authors
Order by: 
Per page: 
 
  • There are no comments yet
Related topics
Publisher
Беларусь Анлайн
Минск, Belarus
111 views rating
14.10.2021 (222 days ago)
0 subscribers
Rating
0 votes
Related Articles
ОБ ОДНОЙ СИМВОЛИЧЕСКОЙ МОДЕЛИ В СЛАВЯНСКОЙ НАРОДНОЙ ЭНТОМОЛОГИИ
Catalog: История 
12 days ago · From Беларусь Анлайн
Аннотация статьи: одной из наиболее дискуссионных проблем в отечественной и европейской исторической науке древней истории и раннего средневековья Западной Европы является тема великого переселения народов, поскольку по его истории, как уникальному феномену, в истории человечества написано немало исторических исследований, однако детальный, ретроспективный и исторический анализ не строился по всем трём основным этническим компонентам, - германскому, славянскому и тюркскому во-просу.
Catalog: История 
12 days ago · From Сергей Бувакин
ТОЛСТОВСКИЕ ЧТЕНИЯ В ИНСТИТУТЕ СЛАВЯНОВЕДЕНИЯ
15 days ago · From Беларусь Анлайн
"ПОЛЬСКИЙ ВОПРОС" В ПРОИЗВЕДЕНИЯХ ВАСИЛИЯ АКСЕНОВА
15 days ago · From Беларусь Анлайн
МЕТАФОРА УГОЩЕНИЯ В ЯЗЫКОВЫХ ЕДИНИЦАХ СО ЗНАЧЕНИЕМ ВОЕННЫХ ДЕЙСТВИЙ: КОГНИТИВНЫЙ И КУЛЬТУРНЫЙ АСПЕКТЫ
19 days ago · From Беларусь Анлайн
ГРЕЧЕСКИЙ ОРИГИНАЛ "НАПИСАНИЯ О ПРАВОЙ ВЕРЕ" КОНСТАНТИНА ФИЛОСОФА: СТРУКТУРНАЯ ОРГАНИЗАЦИЯ И ПОЛЕМИЧЕСКИЕ ЗАДАЧИ
Catalog: Философия 
19 days ago · From Беларусь Анлайн
25 ЛЕТ КОНФЕРЕНЦИИ "СЛАВЯНЕ И ИХ СОСЕДИ"
Catalog: История 
19 days ago · From Беларусь Анлайн
РАЗВИТИЕ ИСТОРИЧЕСКОЙ НАУКИ В БОЛГАРИИ НА СОВРЕМЕННОМ ЭТАПЕ
Catalog: История 
19 days ago · From Беларусь Анлайн
К ЮБИЛЕЮ ИННЕСЫ ИЛЬИНИЧНЫ СВИРИДЫ
Catalog: История 
19 days ago · From Беларусь Анлайн
СЛАВЯНОВЕДЕНИЕ В ВОСТОЧНОСЛАВЯНСКИХ СТРАНАХ ПЕРЕД ВЫЗОВАМИ СОВРЕМЕННОСТИ. ИНФОРМАЦИЯ О НАУЧНОМ ПРОЕКТЕ
Catalog: История 
22 days ago · From Беларусь Анлайн

Actual publications:

Latest ARTICLES:

BIBLIOTEKA.BY is a Belarusian open digital library, repository of author's heritage and archive

Register & start to create your original collection of articles, books, research, biographies, photographs, files. It's convenient and free. Click here to register as an author. Share with the world your works!
LIFE IN KEEPING WITH THE TIMES
 

Contacts
Watch out for new publications: News only: Chat for Authors:

About · News · For Advertisers · Donate to Libmonster

Biblioteka ® All rights reserved.
2006-2022, BIBLIOTEKA.BY is a part of Libmonster, international library network (open map)
Keeping the heritage of Belarus


LIBMONSTER NETWORK ONE WORLD - ONE LIBRARY

US-Great Britain Sweden Serbia
Russia Belarus Ukraine Kazakhstan Moldova Tajikistan Estonia Russia-2 Belarus-2

Create and store your author's collection at Libmonster: articles, books, studies. Libmonster will spread your heritage all over the world (through a network of branches, partner libraries, search engines, social networks). You will be able to share a link to your profile with colleagues, students, readers and other interested parties, in order to acquaint them with your copyright heritage. After registration at your disposal - more than 100 tools for creating your own author's collection. It is free: it was, it is and always will be.

Download app for smartphones