IN COMMEMORATION OF PROMINENT SCIENTIST
December 26, 2014 the adviser of the General Director of VIAM, Doctor of Engineering Sciences Vyacheslav T. Minakov and a chief of laboratory of VIAM, Candidate of Chemical Sciences Maxim M.Platonov visited an opening of jubelee exposition, devoted to 110-th anniversary from the date of academician Kuz’ma A.Andrianov birth. The event took place in the museum of M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State Academy of Fine Chemical Technology ( MIFChT).
In the course of solemn opening of the exposition Vyacheslav Minakov told about a contribution of the prominent soviet chemist Kuz’ma Andrianov into a development of home science, but also about his activity in All-Russian institute of aviation materials, where he had been working from 1943 till 1953. Moreover, Vyacheslav Minakov reminded the audience, that owing to the scientist the first in the country small-capacity production of silica-organics and aviation materials on its basis was created on the base of VIAM.
It should be noted, that on the exposition archive documents, scientific works, photos and awards of Kuz’ma Andrianov were presented.
Kuz’ma Andrianovich Andrianov – a prominent soviet chemist, organizer of science and production, one of the most outstanding specialists in the field of high-molecule compounds, a founder of a home school of organosilicon chemistry.Academician of USSR AS.Graduated from the chemistry department of Moscow State University. Worked as a scientific leader of VIAM laboratory (1943–1953), a chief of laboratory of A.N.Nesmeyamov Institute of Organoelement Compounds USSR AS (1954–1978), a chief of faculty of M.V. Lomonosov MIFChT (1959–1978), a chairman of USSR AS Scientific councils on high-molecule compounds(1960–1978) and synthetic materials (1968–1978), a chairman of Scientific council on the problem «Polymeric materials in national economy»(1971–1978).
The priority of development of methods of monomeric and high-molecule organosilicon compounds – resins, liquids and rubbers belongs to K.A.Andrianov. Author of numerous scientific works, including 14 monographs. Hero of Socialist Labour, laureate of Lenin and State prizes of USSR. Decorated with orders of Lenin, the Red Star, the Red Banner of Labour, medals.