Sergey Khristianovich

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Sergey Khristianovich
Born (1908-11-09)9 November 1908
Saint-Petersburg, Russian Empire
Died 28 April 2000(2000-04-28) (aged 91)
Moscow, Russia
Fields Mechanics
Alma mater Moscow State University

Sergey Khristianovich (Russian: Сергей Алексеевич Христианович, 9 November 1908 – 28 April 2000) was a mechanics scientist from the Soviet Union.[1] Academician of AS USSR since 1943 (corr. member since 1939), Hero of Soc. Labour (1969).[2]

Sergey Khristianovich graduated from Leningrad State University in 1930. He has made a huge contribution into development of mechanics in Russia and well known for his studies in aerodynamics.

Khristianovich was one of the organizers of Siberian Branch of AS USSR, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology and a co-founder of Novosibirsk State University.