Alexander S. Potupa

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Birthday
21, 1945
Birthplace
Ukraine
Death Date
Jun 1, 2009 (64)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
21, 1945
Birthplace
Ukraine
Death Date
Jun 1, 2009 (64)

About

Writer and scientist who was the president of Center for Future Studies from 1992 to 2009. He also published numerous works on nuclear physics and cosmology, among other things.

Before Fame

He graduated from Moscow State University with degrees in nuclear physics and quantum field theory.

Trivia

He died unexpectedly during treatment for lung cancer in 2009.

Family Life

His daughter helped to establish the Dr. Alexander S. Potupa Memorial Scholarship in his name.

Associated With

He and George Gamow are both known for their work in the field of nuclear physics.

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