Vitaly L. Ginzburg#


Vitaly L. Ginzburg
Sadly, this member passed away.
Email:ginzburg 'at' lpi.ru
Membership Number:808
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:RUSSIA
Section:PHYSICS & ENGINEERING SCIENCES
Username:vginzburg
Elected:1990



Vitaly L. Ginzburg passed away November 8, 2009.

Positions Held
  • 1940 - 2009 P.N.Lebedev Physical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences
  • 1971 - 1988 Head of I.E.Tamm Theory Department, at the present time - Adviser of the Russian Academy of Sciences)
  • 1968 - 2009 Part time - professor of Moscow Institute for Physics and Technology
  • 1945 - 2009 Part time - professor of Gor'ky State Universitysince

Fields of Scholarship
  • Physics
  • Astrophysics

Honours and Awards
  • 2003 Nobel Prize in Physics together with Alexei Alexeevich Abrikosov and Anthony James Leggett for their "pioneering contributions to the theory of superconductors and superfluids"
  • 2002 Triumph Prize
  • 1999 American Physical Society's Nicholson Medal
  • 1998 Unesco's Niels Bohr Medal
  • 1996 Awarded the Order of Lenin, other Soviet orders and medals, the Order "For Services for the Motherland"
  • 1995 Vavilov Gold Medal
  • 1995 Lomonosov Big Gold Medal of the Russian Academy of Sciences
  • 1994/95 Wolf Prize
  • 1991 Gold Medal of London Royal Astronomic Society
  • 1991 Bardeen Prize
  • 1987 Awarded Smolukhovsky Medal of Polish Physical Society
  • 1966 Lenin Prize
  • 1962 Lomonosov Prize
  • 1953 State Prize
  • 1947 Mandelstam Prize


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