Varentsov, Mikhail Ivanovich

VARENTSOV, Mikhail Ivanovich

VARENTSOV, Mikhail Ivanovich (RU: Варенцов, Михаил Иванович) is the Soviet geologist, the corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR (1953). Varentsov is the member of the CPSU since the 1925. Varentsov has graduated from the Moscow Mining Academy (1929). During the 1929-77, Varentsov worked at the educational and scientific-research institutes (during the 1949-55, Varentsov was the Director of the Institute for the Geological Sciences of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR). Varentsov has provided the comparative analysis for the prospects of the petroleum-gas bearing capacity of Transcaucasia, and of the intermontane depressions within the USSR and Central Asia.