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Gavriil Adrianovich Tikhov (1875-1960) a pioneer in astrobiology

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  21 October 2010

Victor Tejfel*
Fessenkov Astrophysical Institute, Almaty, Kazakhstan email:
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Astrobiology emerged as a scientific discipline in Kazakhstan more than half-a-century ago and flourished for many years under the leadership of Gavriil A. Tikhov, the oldest Pulkovian astrophysicist, member of the Academy of Sciences of the KazSSR (ASKSSR), and corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR.

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