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Major Events of Ye.K.Zavoisky's Life

September 28, 1907Born in Mogilev-Podolsky City in Podolsk Province
1926-1930Student of the Faculty of Physics and Mathematics of KSU
1930-1933Post-graduate student of the Department of Experimental Physics of KSU
1933Presentation of Post-graduate Thesis "Investigation of Superregenerative Effect and its Theory"
1933-1947Associate Professor (since 1935), Professor (since 1945), Head of Experimental Physics Department of KSU
1938Conferment of Candidate Degree in Physics and Mathematics (without presentation of thesis)
1944Discovery of Electronic Paramagnetic resonance (EPR)
1945Presentation of Doctoral Thesis "Paramagnetic Absorption in Perpendicular and Parallel Fields for Salts, Solutions and Metals"
1946-1947Zavoisky headed Physics Sector at Kazan Branch of the USSR Academy of Sciences
1947sent to Moscow to implement the order of the Soviet Government
1947-1951Working at Design Office 11 (Arzamas-16)
1949Stalin Prize and Order of Lenin for atomic bomb development
1951-1971Head of the Sector of the Institute for Atomic Energy named after I.V.Kurchatov (Laboratory 2 until 1955)
1953Corresponding Member of the USSR Academy of Sciences, Order of Lenin for long service and irreproachable work
1955-1976Editorial Board member of the journal "Pribory i tekhnika eksperimenta" (Devices and Experiment Technique)
1957Lenin Prize for discovery and investigation of paramagnetic resonance
1961Discovery of turbulent heating and abnormal resistance
1964Full Member of the USSR Academy of Sciences
1967-1974Membership in Academic Council of the USSR Academy of Sciences on Low-Temperature Physics
1967-1975Member of the USSR Committee for Lenin and State Prizes for Science and Engineering
1968-1974Member of Plasma Dynamics Group of Academic Council of the USSR Academy of Sciences on complex problem "Plasma Physics"
1969Hero of Socialist Labour awarded the Order of Lenin and Golden Medal of Hammer and Sickle
1969-1976Member of Expert Committee on awarding of Vavilov Golden Medal
1975Order of the Red Banner of Labour
1976Chief Editor of Journal "Uspekhi Fizicheskikh Nauk" (Success of Physics)
October 9, 1976Ye.K.Zavoisky's death
1977(Posthumous) Award of International Society of Magnetic Resonance
1984Kazan Institute for Physics Engineering was named after Ye.K.Zavoisky; two Zavoisky scholarships for Kazan University students were instituted, a street in Kazan City named after Ye.Zavoisky
1991Kazan Institute for Physics Engineering, Kazan State University and Schpringer Fehrlag Publishing House (Vienna - New York) instituted the Annual Zavoisky Scholarship. The first laureate is professor W.Mims (USA), the second B.Bleaney (Great Britain)

  

Portrait of Ye.K.Zavoisky by Kazan Painter Ye.A.Simbirin
Portrait of Ye.K.Zavoisky by Kazan Painter Ye.A.Simbirin


One of the First Records of Experimental Observation of EPR Signal
One of the First Records of Experimental Observation
of EPR Signal


Rough Copy of the EPR Machine Design (Fragment)
Rough Copy of the EPR Machine Design (Fragment)


The Scheme of Brake Field Generator, 1944-45
The Scheme of Brake Field Generator, 1944-1945


Governmental Awards Given to Ye.K.Zavoisky
Governmental Awards
Given to Ye.K.Zavoisky


S.A.Altshuler, C.Ya.Gorter, I.G.Shaposhnikov, C.D.Jeffries. Kazan, 1969
S.A.Altshuler, C.Ya.Gorter, I.G.Shaposhnikov, C.D.Jeffries. Kazan, 1969


C.Ya.Gorter, C.D.Jeffries, B.Bleaney, B.M.Kozyrev. Conference 'The 25th Anniversary of EPR Discovery'
C.Ya.Gorter, C.D.Jeffries,
B.Bleaney, B.M.Kozyrev.
Conference
"The 25th Anniversary
of EPR Discovery"
 
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