Nikolay Semenov

Events

Graduated from Petrograd University

1917

Moved to Samara, Russia

1918

Enlisted into Kochak's White Army during the Russian Civil War

Leningrad Physico-Technical Institute

1920

took charge of the electron phenomena laboratory

Married Maria Boreishe-Liverovsky

1921

A philologist who ended up dying 2 years later

Stern-Gerlach Experiment

1922

Re-married to Natalia Nikolayevna Burtseva

1923

(Maria's Niece) and then had a son and a daughter with her

Polytechnical Institute

1928

Appointed as professor

Institute of Chemical Physics of the U.S.S.R. Academy of Sciences

1931

Organized and became the first director

Soviet Academy of Sciences

1932

Became a full member

Published first book

1934

"Chemical Kinetics and Chain Reactions"