Arkadiy Zhabin

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Date of Birth: 07/12/1934

Age: 72

Citizenship: Russia


Arkady G. Zhabin (12 July 1934 - June 9, 2007) - doctor of geological-mineralogical sciences, Professor (1991), Academy of Natural Sciences (1991); Emeritus (1999) and the actual (1964), member of the Russian Mineralogical Society, a member of the Mineralogical Society Council.

He lived in the town of Pushkino, Moscow region. He worked in Moscow at the Institute of Mineralogy, Geochemistry and Crystal Chemistry of Rare Elements Roskomnedra and RAS (the head. Mineralogy department IMGRE). Author of 8 monographs and 243 scientific articles.

Writer. Published prose in the journal "Ural" - the story "Svetik-semitsvetik" (number 2, 1993) - on the proposal of Valentin Rasputin, the novel "Character" (number 2, 1994), the story "Blow" (number 2, 1995). Author journalistic articles: "This multidimensional emotion: humiliation" (magazine "Moscow", number 4, 1994), "a crowd of cyber born blind to the brain of reptiles" ( "Ural", number 2, 1995) and others. Written biographical sketches of remarkable Soviet mineralogist Victor Ivanovich Stepanov: "Brilliant mineralogical talent" (Notes of the Mineralogical Society,