Just a few hours ago it became known about the irreparable loss for the entire scientific world. Died Nobel prize winner, academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Zhores Alferov. He was 88 years old.
It is reported TASS with reference to the head of the Communist party Gennady Zyuganov. “Unfortunately, Zhores Ivanovich went in the night from life. He was a heavy attack, crisis,” – said the politician.
It is known that the native of Belarus was the only physicist, Nobel laureate, living in Russia. Earlier, according to media reports, he was taken directly from the meeting of RAS with the diagnosis “a stroke”. Later the doctors said about “hypertensive crisis”.