Gerasim V. Bogomolov( Soviet scientist in the field of geology and hydrogeology, academician AN BSSR (1960).)
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Biography Gerasim V. Bogomolov
(17.III.1905, with. Sliznevo Smolensk province, now der. Sliznevo Novoduginskogo district of Smolensk region - 8.IV.1981, Moscow)
Winner of USSR State Prizes (1947, 1952), the State Prize BSSR.Pochetny president of the International Association of Hydrological Sciences (1979). He graduated from the Moscow Mining Academy (1929). Since 1930. Moscow Geological Prospecting Institute and at the same time in VNII construction and engineering hydraulics and hydrology (1931-1934 gg.). Since 1935. Director of the Research Bureau of hydrogeology and engineering geology in 1939-1950 and 1953-1954 he. - Director of VNII hydrogeology and engineering geology, in 1950-1953 he. - Vice. Minister of Geology of the USSR, from 1954. - Vice. Academician-Secretary of the Department of Geological and Geographical Sciences BSSR in 1961. - Director of the Institute of Geological Sciences of the BSSR in 1964. - Head of the Laboratory of the Institute of Geochemistry and Geophysics BSSR. Conducted extensive research on the hydrogeology of dealing with water of rivers and urban drainage Polesie. Compiled by the geological and tectonic maps of Belarus, has given the forecast of water resources, participated in the opening of deposits of potash and rock salt and oil on its territory. Name Used. named a street in g. Soligorsk.
Vol.: Fundamentals of Hydrogeology. 1951, 1955; Special hydrogeology. 1955 (co-authored); Groundwater central and western part of the Russian Platform (Paleozoic). 1962 (co-author).
Lit.: Mountain Encyclopedia. - T. 1, Moscow, 1984. - P. 251-252; Krasnopolsky, AV. Domestic Geographers (1917-1992). Bibliographical guide