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Alexander S. Potupa

Alexander S. Potupa Biography

Scientist


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.

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.
TRIVIA
He died unexpectedly during treatment for lung cancer in 2009.

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