18 Notable alumni of
Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology of Russia

The Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology of Russia is 1066th in the world, 363rd in Europe, and 32nd in Russia by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 18 notable alumni from the Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology of Russia sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Valery Legasov

    Valery Legasov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1936-1988 (aged 52)
    Occupations
    chemistuniversity teacherphysicistChernobyl liquidator
    Biography

    Valery Alekseyevich Legasov was a Soviet inorganic chemist and a member of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR. He is now mainly remembered for his work as the chief of the commission investigating the Chernobyl disaster.

  2. Mikhail Khodorkovsky

    Mikhail Khodorkovsky
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    engineerpoliticianentrepreneur
    Biography

    Mikhail Borisovich Khodorkovsky is an exiled Russian businessman, philanthropist and former oligarch, now residing in London. In 2003, Khodorkovsky was believed to be the wealthiest man in Russia, with a fortune estimated to be worth $15 billion, and was ranked 16th on Forbes list of billionaires. He had worked his way up the Komsomol apparatus, during the Soviet years, and started several businesses during the period of glasnost and perestroika in the late 1980s. After the dissolution of the Soviet Union, in the mid-1990s, he accumulated considerable wealth by obtaining control of a number of Siberian oil fields unified under the name Yukos, one of the major companies to emerge from the privatization of state assets during the 1990s (a scheme known as "Loans for Shares").

  3. Andrey Kolmogorov

    Andrey Kolmogorov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1903-1987 (aged 84)
    Occupations
    mathematiciancomputer scientiststatisticianuniversity teacherphysicist
    Biography

    Andrey Nikolaevich Kolmogorov was a Soviet mathematician who contributed to the mathematics of probability theory, topology, intuitionistic logic, turbulence, classical mechanics, algorithmic information theory and computational complexity.

  4. Yuriy Boyko

    Yuriy Boyko
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Enrolled in the Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology of Russia
    Studied in 1981
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Yuriy Anatoliyovych Boyko is a Ukrainian politician, former Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine, and a former Minister of Fuel and Energy of Ukraine. He is considered one of the main supporters of closer integration between Ukraine and the Russian Federation. Hero of Ukraine (2004).

  5. Vladimir Yevtushenkov

    Vladimir Yevtushenkov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    businesspersoneconomist
    Biography

    Vladimir Petrovich Yevtushenkov is a Russian billionaire business oligarch. He is the majority owner and chairman of Sistema.

  6. Mikhail Muromov

    Mikhail Muromov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    composeractorsingerguitaristinventor
    Biography

    Mikhail Vladimirovich Muromov is a Soviet and Russian singer, actor, musician and composer.

  7. Valentina Leontyeva

    Valentina Leontyeva
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1923-2007 (aged 84)
    Occupations
    television presenterannouncer
    Biography

    Valentina Mikhaylovna Leontyeva was a famous anchor on Soviet TV. She was one of the first television presenters in the Soviet Union.

  8. George Koval

    George Koval
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1913-2006 (aged 93)
    Occupations
    chemistuniversity teacher
    Biography

    George Abramovich Koval was an American who acted as a Soviet intelligence officer for the Soviet atomic bomb project. Koval's infiltration of the Manhattan Project as a GRU (Soviet military intelligence) agent reduced the time it took for Russia to develop nuclear weapons.

  9. Vadim Abdrashitov

    Vadim Abdrashitov
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    film director
    Biography

    Vadim Yusupovich Abdrashitov is one of Russian cinema's most independent directors. He is internationally renowned, with awards from the Berlin and Venice Film Festivals.

  10. Vitaly Abalakov

    Vitaly Abalakov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1906-1986 (aged 80)
    Occupations
    explorerchemical engineerengineeralpine skier
    Biography

    Vitaly Mikhaylovich Abalakov was a Soviet chemical engineer, mountaineer and inventor.

  11. Nikita Petrov

    Nikita Petrov
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    historianhuman rights activist
    Biography

    Nikita Vasilyevich Petrov is a Russian historian. He works at Memorial, a Russian organization dedicated to studying Soviet political repression. Petrov specializes in Soviet security services.

  12. Vladimir Mikhailovich Vinogradov

    Vladimir Mikhailovich Vinogradov
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1921-1997 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    diplomat
    Biography

    Vladimir Mikhailovich Vinogradov was a prominent Soviet diplomat in the second half of the 20th century.

  13. Peter Florin

    Peter Florin
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1921-2014 (aged 93)
    Occupations
    politiciandiplomatresistance fighter
    Biography

    Peter Florin was an East German politician and diplomat.

  14. Leonid Drachevsky

    Leonid Drachevsky
    Born in
    Kazakhstan Flag Kazakhstan
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    diplomatrower
    Biography

    Leonid Drachevsky is a Soviet rower from Kazakhstan. He competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City with the men's coxed pair where they qualified for the small final but did not start.

  15. Dmitrii Knorre

    Dmitrii Knorre
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1926-2018 (aged 92)
    Occupations
    chemist
    Biography

    Dmitrii G. Knorre is a chemist and biochemist, a specialist in chemical kinetics of complex reactions, bioorganic chemistry, and molecular biology. He was a Corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR since 1968, and an academician since 1981. He was assigned to the Division of Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Chemistry of Physiologically Active Compounds of the Academy and to the Siberian Division since 1981.

  16. Ulmas Mirsaidov

    Ulmas Mirsaidov
    Born in
    Tajikistan Flag Tajikistan
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    chemist
    Biography

    Ulmas Mirsaidovich Mirsaidov is a Tajik theoretical chemist. He is the Mirsaidov Ulmas Mirsaidovich Professor of Chemistry. He is Director of Nuclear and Radiation Safety Agency under AS RT.

  17. Vladimir Polukhin

    Vladimir Polukhin
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1932-2009 (aged 77)
    Occupations
    physical chemist
    Biography

    Vladimir Polukhin was a Russian scientist (doctor of science, Russian: 'doctor nauk') and an engineer in the field of optics.

  18. Alexander Kovarski

    Alexander Kovarski
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1944-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    scientistchemist
    Biography

    Alexander L’vovich Kovarski is a Russian physical chemist, professor, member of Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, and member of American Chemical Society. His main research area is physical chemistry of polymers and composites, magnetic resonance of free radicals and nano-sized systems.