Semen Gerstein

Picture of Semen Gerstein

Date of Birth: 07/13/1929

Age: 87

Place of birth: Harbin

Citizenship: Russia


After graduating from the Department of Nuclear Physics of the Physics Department of Moscow State University until 1954, he worked at the school in the Kaluga region. In 1955 he entered graduate school ISP.

Senior Researcher, Institute of High Energy Physics. Professor of the Moscow Physical-Technical Institute, Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences (1963). Author of more than two hundred publications and several scientific discoveries.

Corresponding Member of the USSR Academy of Sciences (1984), Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences (2003).

January 7, 1962 Lev Landau was in a fatal car accident, going to visit Gerstein vDubnu.

Awards and Prizes

Order "For Services to the Fatherland