Zhores Alferov

Physicist, Academic

1930 –

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Who is Zhores Alferov?

Zhores Ivanovich Alferov is a Belarusian, Soviet and Russian physicist and academic who contributed significantly to the creation of modern heterostructure physics and electronics. He is the inventor of the heterotransistor and the winner of 2000 Nobel Prize in Physics. He is also a Russian politician and has been a member of the Russian State Parliament, the Duma, since 1995. Lately, he has become one of the most influential members of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation.

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Born
Mar 15, 1930
Vitebsk
Religion
  • Atheism
Ethnicity
  • Jewish people
  • Belarusians
Nationality
  • Soviet Union
  • Russia
Profession

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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