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Yury Vladimirovich Lomonosov is considered to be the creator of the first diesel locomotive.

Ломоносов Юрій Володимирович

From the beginning of human living on Earth there is a need to transfer loads and people by land, water and later air. Nowadays we have a lot of vehicles. They are cars, diesel locomotives, electric locomotives, ships, helicopters, planes, space rockets and many others.

Fialkov Yuriy Yakovlevich. He did’t do everithing he could [to the 80th anniversary from the day of birth]

Фото: Фіалков Юрій Якович

Fialkov Y. was born 1 July 1931 in the family of the known scientist-chemist, corresponding member of the USSR Academy of Sciences Y. A.

Sokolov Yuriy Dmytrovych. By the 115th anniversary of the birth

Фото. Соколов Юрій Дмитрович

May 26, 2011 marks 115 years since the birth of Corresponding Member of the USSR Academy of Sciences, Professor Yuriy Dmytrovych Sokolov - an outstanding scientist in the field of celestial mechanics, head of the Department of Mathematics in the KPI 1937-1941

Horlytskyy Lev Izrailevich. Creator of victory’s weapons

Фото. Горлицький Лев Ізраїлевич

Modern war - it's not just war of tanks, aircraft, manpower, this along with everything else, as well war of scientific laboratories.

Academic I.V. Kurchatov

Lev Izrailevich Horlytskyy is the earliest explorer of a new kind of weapon - self-propelled guns (SPG). He is the chief designer of SPG: SU-122, SU-85, SU-100, which were taken up in 1942-1944 and have proven to be very effective fighting machine.

Smogorzhevsky Olexander Stepanovich. To the 115th anniversary of the birth

Фото. Смогоржевський Олександр Степанович

The outstanding Ukrainian mathematician, talented teacher OlexanderStepanovich Smogorzhevsky (1896-1969) worked at the Kiev Polytechnic Institute starting from October 1930 and to the end of his life.

Vladimir Grigoriev and Fyodor Tereshchenko. Different destinies, common path

КП - 1915. Літак Г-7

Names of Kiev aircraft designers Vladimir Grigoriev and Fyodor Tereshchenko are surrounded by an aura of mystery.

The Brothers Kasianenko: the Flight through the Darkness of Time

КПІ - 1917. Одномісний  винищувач з крилами «КПІ-5» (неофіційна назва «Торпеда»)

Not a few so called family “duets” left their mark in the development of science and technology. Monuments are erected in their memory; their portraits are printed on the pages of school textbooks; books are written about them as well as films are shot.

Ohiyevskiy Volodymyr Vasyliovych. Professor’s sycamore.

Огієвський Володимир Васильович

“Ars longa, vita brevis” Life is short, art is eternal. Hippocrates

On May 10, 2010 there was 120 years since the birth of Professor Ohiyevskiy Volodymyr Vasyliovych, the founder of the Radio Engineering Faculty NTUU “Kyiv polytechnic institute”.

In 1997 I participated the European Conference of microwave equipment in Jerusalem. In the framework of cultural program I was fortunate to visit the Garden of Gethsemane, there are old oil trees which are more than 2000 years. Being in this holy place you feel in especially how fast time flies and the preservation of historical monuments of past events and their teachers has the inestimable value for future generations.

Pysarenko Georgy Stepanovych. An Outstanding Scholar and Teacher , Academician of NAS of Ukraine

Фото. Писаренко Георгій Степанович

Georgiy Stepanovich Pisarenko was born in December 11, 1910 in Poltava Region, Ukraine. In 1936 he graduated from Shipbuilding College of Gorky Industrial Institute (Russia) with the Diploma of the Specialist in "Ship Mechanical Equipment".

Bobrov Viktoryn Flaviantovych

Бобров Вікторин Флавіанович

“Our air fleet will never be powerful, unless we develop aircraft industry. This industry will always drag out a miserable existence and using plagiarism of foreign constructions until we haven’t developed our own engineer staff. This truth is too evidently and there is no point in proving it. Everybody who wants to lay the solid foundation in the improvement of air fleet, who values the national wealth and doesn’t satisfied only by outer side, should adopt it…



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