Rosen Frederick Fridrikhovich( Russian geologist and paleontologist.)
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Biography Rosen Frederick Fridrikhovich
Born in 1834 in St. Petersburg. In 1855, after completing the course on a desktop unit Richelieu Lyceum, he entered the University of Dorpat, where he studied natural sciences. In 1863, approved in the degree of Master of Science for the Protection of the thesis "Die chemisch-geognostischen Verhaltnisse der devonischen Formation des Dunathals in Livund Kurland und des Welikajathals bei Pleskau" (Dorpat, 1863). In 1864, defined an assistant professor at Kazan University in the Department of Mineralogy. Received a Ph.D. in mineralogy in 1867 for his thesis "Ueber die Natur der Stromatoporen" ( "Notes of the Imperial St. Petersburg Mineralogical Society). From 1868 to 1894 was professor of mineralogy at Kazan University, and since 1880 has taught the same subject and the Kazan Veterinary Institute. Died in 1902. During his stay in Kazan scientific activity P. focused on the study potretichnyh formations in the Volga and eastern Russia, of belonging to this area of work should be mentioned: "On the Post-Tertiary formations along the Volga and Kama rivers in the province of Kazan" (Proceedings of the IV Congress Yost. and BP. ", 1873)," On the nature of the Post-Tertiary formations on the Volga "(" Proceedings of the Kazan Society of Naturalists, t. VIII, 1870), Report on geological excursions in 1875, 1877 and 1878 in Nizhny Novgorod, Kazan and Samara provinces (ibid.). Results of recent studies P. on the same subject prepared for publication and will be published shortly.