AZERI AGRICULTURAL SCIENTISTS

Agrarian Scientific Center (ASC) of the Ministry of Agriculture controls scientific-research works in agricultural sphere of Azerbaijan Republic

ASC was established in 1999. The centre comprises 32 members and 14 scientific- research institutions, together with 44 regional experiment stations, stations of support, subsidiary experimental equipment and 8 Regional Agrarian Scientific Center. It also comprises 269 candidates of science and 30 Doctors of Science.

ASC implements scientific support of agrarian sphere in our country; participates in working out of national policy, woks out scientific strategy of its implementation; determines positive tendencies of agrarian investigations; organizes and implements scientific-research works.

Controls preservation, enrichment of national gene pool of plants and animals in the agriculture; creation of more productive sorts and species using by the selection, carrying out of theoretical and practical investigations on their seedage and breeder; find out new technologies; spread and implementation of scientific achievements in the republic.

ASC maintains direct scientific relations with the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan Republic and international scientific centers, conducts complex scientific-research works on joint projects.

There are 8 Regional ASC (in Beylagan, Guba, Terter, Ganja, Sheki, Salyan, Lenkeran, Kurdamir) engaged in speeding-up, extension of the range and of profitability of application of scientific achievements; and the need of the regions in scientific-research works.

Achievements of agrarian science are published in the magazine "Azerbaijan Agrarian Science"

Agabeyli Agakhan Alesker oglu, was born in 1904, the Doctor of Agricultural Sciences, the professor, the honored man of science, the correspondent member of All-Union Academy of Agricultural Sciences, was the advisor of about 50 candidates and doctors of sciences. The author of 200 scientific works, books and manuals. His articles, books and manuals on buffalo- breeding was published in Azerbaijan, Russia, India and other countries.

For great scientific pedagogical and social achievements had been awarded with the order of "Read Flag of Labor", three medals, the Diploma of the Supreme Soviet of the Republic and honorary title of honored man science of the Republic(1964).

Died in Baku in 1980.

Akhundzadeh Idris MAmmadhuseyn oglu, born in 1914. The former director of Azerbaijan Scientific-Research Institute of Perennials (1944-1951), the doctor of sciences, the professor, an honored man of sciences, the author of 4 sorts of olive, 3 sorts of feykhoa, 1 sort of apple and 1 sort of unabi. The author of more than 250 scientific works. He had been awarded with the order of "Star" by the government of Afghanistan for working out and implementation of the project on growing of new subtropical plantation in Afghanistan; with order 'Red Flag of Labor', series of medals and Diplomas for services in the development of the science in Azerbaijan and the title honored man of science of Azerbaijan.

Died in Baku in 1999.

Aliyev Jalal Alirza oglu, born in 1928. The head of department at the Scientific-Research Cropping Institute (SRCI) of Azerbaijan and the Botanic Institute of the Azerbaijan NAS, the doctor of biological sciences, the academician of Azerbaijan NAS, an honored man of science.

Founding in SRCI modern scientific theory in the sphere of secretion of the plant, for the first time by the experiment achieved new from of co-relation between fundamental science and science of regional investigation in the process of creation of intensive sorts.

He played has trained of more than 300 young professionals; played great role in gathering and investigation of the valuable gene pools of crops and in creation of more than 50 sorts of crops corresponding the world standards.

The real member of the Azerbaijan Academy of Sciences(AAS) and Academy of Agricultural Sciences of Russia, the external member of the Academy of Agrarian Sciences of Ukraine and Byelorussia; the member of the International Photosynthesis Society, the Society of International Molecular Biology, the International Stress Society the society of Plant Physiology of America and Ukraine; the chairman of the YUNESKO National Committee on Bioethics, the ethics of scientific knowledge and technologies in the Republic of Azerbaijan. The author of more than 350 scientific works, monographs and books and more than 20 authoring certificates. The honoured man of sciences of the Republic of Azerbaijan has been awarded with order of 'Read Flag of Labor', the order of 'Independence' of the Republic of Azerbaijan, many prizes and medals.

Hajiyev Yagub Huseyn oglu, born in 1929; the head of the laboratory in Azerbaijan Scientific-Research Institute of Veterinary Medicine, the doctor of the veterinary sciences, the academician of ANAS and the National Academy of Agriculture of Russia (NAAR), the laureate of the Republic State Prize, honored veterinary. The author of 171 issued scientific works (books, articles, instructions) and scientific adviser of 13 candidates of sciences.

The owner of the order of 'Honored Emblem', memorial medals of K. Skryabin and others and Honored Diplomas.

Ganiyev Mammadtagi Gasim oglu, born in 1907, the director of Azerbaijan Scientific-Research Institute of Veterinary Medicine (1955-1970), the doctor of the veterinary sciences, the professor, the academician of Azerbaijan National Academy of Agriculture (ANAA) and ANAS, honored man of science.

The author of more than 200 scientific works, the adviser of more than 50 candidates and doctors of sciences.

The owner of Honored Diploma of Supreme Soviet of the Republic of Azerbaijan for his scientific pedagogical activity, two 'Honored Emblem', orders of 'Red Flag of Labor', medals 'For the Defense of the Caucasus', 'For Brave Labor' during the Great Patriotic War and gold and silver medals of the exhibition of the achievements of All-Union National Economy.

Musayev Asad Jennet oglu, born in 1938, the chief director of Azerbaijan Centre of Agrarian Sciences, candidate of agricultural sciences. In the period of leadership he created scientific-technical relations with scientific centers of Syria, Mexico, India, Italy and other countries which were the members of Advisory Group on Agricultural Investigations of Turkey and Iran.

He is the author of more than 65 articles, instructions and pamphlets, as well as 22 sorts of grain and technical pants.

For achieved success he had been awarded with order of 'Honored Emblem', gold, silver and bronze medals at the exhibition of the achievements of USSR National Economy.

Mamedova Siddiqa Rza kizi, born in 1925, the director of Azerbaijan Scientific-Research Institute of Plant Protection, the doctor of biological sciences, the real member-the academician of ANAS.

She is the author of more than 174 works, 5 manuals, 2 reference books, 3 monographs and 4 invasions. She has been awarded with the title of honored man of science, 'Honored Emblem', two orders of 'Red Flag of Labor', order of 'Glory' and medals for 'For Brave Labor', 'Labor Veteran'.

Mustafayev Khalil Mahammed oglu, born in 1929. Former deputy of the Minister of National Economy of the Republic(1978-1985),the doctor of agricultural sciences, the professor, correspondent member of NAA of the Republic. Since 1993 had been working as the chief of the department of Science, Education and Scientific Apply in Ministry of Agriculture. He was the advisor of 30 candidates of science, the author of about 300 scientific works, 4 monographs and 6 books. For his services in this sphere he had been awarded the medal "For Brave Labor' and the Honored Diploma of the Supreme Soviet of the Republic.

Died in Baku in 1997.

Rajabli Ahmed Jabbar oglu, born in 1898, the chief of the department of Azerbaijan Scientific-Research Institute of Perennials, the professor, the academician of Azerbaijan AAS. Till the end of his life he had been working in the department of fruit-growing at Azerbaijan Scientific-Research Institute of Perennials. In 1958 was elected the academician of Academy of Agricultural Sciences of Azerbaijan SSR and secretary-the academician of the department of plant-growing.

Died in Moscow in 1963.

The head of the department of Agrarian Reforms and Ownership Development at the Ministry of Agriculture, the doctor of economical sciences, the professor. For a long time has been working in leading positions in the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Azerbaijan. He was actively engaged in economic mechanism of the formation of economical relations in agrarian sphere. Concerning actual problems of the agrarian reforms he created 125 scientific works, more than 10 books and monographs. 5 candidates of sciences got the title of scientist under his supervision.

Rahimov Mikail Ismail oglu, born in 1930, the director of Scientific-Research Animal-Breeding Institute of Azerbaijan and correspondent member of Academy of Agricultural Sciences of Russia and member of ANAS.

The author of 150 scientific articles and 3 books. In 1985 he was awarded with the prize of the Laureate of the Soviet of the Ministries of USSR.

He has been the supervisor of one doctor of sciences and 14 candidates of sciences.

Shakuri Bahruz Gulamhuseyn oglu, born in 1930, the head of the laboratory of the Scientific-Research Institute of Erosion and Irrigation, the doctor of geographical sciences, the professor.

He carried out important scientific-research works in the spread over Azerbaijan of subjected to erosion lands, their fertility, biological productivity of mountain landscape, its geochemical and biochemical condition, natural radioactivity of mountain lands, agro-technical and agrochemical measures against erosion and other spheres.

He is the author of 517 scientific works, 17 monographs and 14 pamphlets.

He was the supervisor of 30 candidates of sciences and the advisor of 4 doctors of sciences.

Shirinov Nariman Mikayil oglu, born in 1929, the director of Scientific-Research Veterinary Medicine Institute of Azerbaijan (1970-2004), the doctor of veterinary medicine sciences, the professor, the laureate of the Sate Prize of the Republic, the correspondent member of NAS of Azerbaijan and the external member of Russia AAS.

The author of 170 scientific works, 3 books and 2 pamphlets. He has got 6 authoring certificates; his works have been published in Poland, Bulgaria and Hungary.

He trained 62 candidates of sciences and 11 doctors of sciences. For his efforts in the development of veterinary medicine and specialists training he has been awarded with the order of 'Emblem of Honor', several medals and honored title of the State Prize Laureate of the Republic.

Verdiyev Zulfugar Gurban oglu, born in 1907, the former director of the Scientific-Research Institute of Animal Breeding of Azerbaijan(1955-1959), the doctor of agricultural sciences, the professor, honored man of science.

He was the author of more than 170 scientific works and 5 manuals. Specialised on zebu and the products of the same kind and was one of well-known scientists of past Union.

For his scientific achievements he had been awarded with the Honoured Diploma of the Supreme Soviet of Azerbaijan, the order of 'The Emblem of Honor', several medals and the title of honoured man of sciences of the Republic.

Died in Ganja in 1992.

Zaytsev Viktor Semyonovich, born in 1921, the assistant of the director at Scientific-Research Institute of Cotton of Azerbaijan(1970-1992), the doctor of agricultural sciences, the professor, honoured man of science.

The author of 200 scientific-methodological works.

Under his supervision 25 candidates of science got the degree of a scientist. For his services in scientific sphere he has been awarded with the order of 'The Emblem of Honor', the Honoured Diploma of the Supreme Soviet of the Republic, several medals and title of honoured man of sciences of the Republic.

Huseynov Amir Musa oglu, born in 1914, the head of the department at Scientific-Research Institute of Cotton of Azerbaijan(1972-1998), candidate of agricultural sciences, honoured man of science, the laureate of the State Prize of the Republic.

The chief author of cotton sorts such as 3038, 3312, AEPTI-55 and others.

Under his supervision 6 candidates of sciences got the degree of a scientist. He was the author of 51 scientific works. In the person of the most famous scientist of this sphere in USSR he had been for 6 months giving the lecture on Genetics and selection in Cairo University of the Egypt in 1965.

He had been awarded with 1 silver medal and 4 bronze medals and 2 honored Diplomas of the exhibition of the achievements of All-Union National Economy, as well as the order of 'First Rate Patriotic War', the order of 'Red Flag of Labor' and medals for 'Defense of the Caucasus', for 'Victory over German fascism', for 'Excelling in Labor'; awarded the Azerbaijan State prize and the title of honoured man of sciences of the Republic.

Died in Ganja in 1998.

Aliyev Bahram Huseyn oglu, born in 1955, the director of the Scientific-Research Institute of Erosion and Irrigation of Azerbaijan, the doctor of technical sciences, the professor, the real member of Russia Academy of Sciences on Water Economy. He is one of those scientists which differ for high scientific potentiality in the perfection of melioration and irrigation systems. Many times he represented Azerbaijan in the international scientific measurements held in Germany, Cuba, Turkey, Iran, Israel and Oman.

He is the author of about 100 scientific works, 30 invasion as and 12 monographs.

He had been the supervisor of 11 candidates of sciences.

Azimov Ilham Mugbil oglu, born in 1934; the director of the State Scientific Institute of Control over the Veterinary Medicine; the doctor of veterinary sciences. His works have been published in Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Kazan, Budapest, Tbilisi, Nakhchivan, Samarqand, Stavropoulos.

The author of 95 scientific works, 4 invasions and 2 pamphlets.

Three candidates of sciences defended dissertation under his supervision. Now he is the supervisor over doctor work.

Guliyev Hasan Yusif oglu, born in 1939. The chief of the laboratory of Azerbaijan Scientific- Research Institute of Agro-mechanics, the doctor of technical sciences, the professor, honored engineer of the Republic, prominent scientists in the sphere of mechanization of the wine-growing, the author of more than 250 inventions, patents and of a book

6 machines by his invasion have passed the state control, 4 machines have been included into the system of machines of the Union of the Independent States.

He had been the scientific adviser of 18 candidates of sciences and the adviser of 2 persons working for doctor's degree.

Gurbanov Kahlil Humbatali oglu, born in 1938; the doctor of technical sciences, the professor, the real member of the Academy of the International Agrarian Education. His scientific achievements have been discussed in the scientific conferences of the Transcaucasia and the Republic. Many years of his life he is engaged in the matters of the preparation, delivery and the ways of transportation of the fodder, clarification and ways of transportation of manure, and over perfection of milking apparatus and batchers.

The work of the scientist 'The mechanization of the animal breeding' has been translated into Persian in Tehran. He is the author of 180 scientific works, 7 invasions and patents, 8 manuals, a monograph and a quantity of pamphlets.

He had been the supervisor of 20 candidates of sciences and the advisor of 4 persons working for doctor's degree.

Satdarov Jabbar Khalil oglu, born in 1927. He is the head of the laboratory of Azerbaijan Scientific- Research Institute of Fodder-Storage, Meadow-Cultivation and Pastures, the doctor of agricultural sciences, the author of 205 scientific works, about 20 pamphlets and instructions. He was the scientific adviser of 10 post-graduates and persons working for doctor's degree. His laboratory investigated the composition of microelements and vitamins in more than 90 fodder plants about all the natural- economic regions of the Republic; worked out corresponding maps of the republic and its regions and presented to 58 regions for use.

He is the owner of the order of 'Folks Friendship', some medals and honored diplomas.

Rahimov Zaur Alekper oglu, born in 1931, the former director of Azerbaijan Scientific- Research Institute of Cotton-growing (1974-1990), the professor, the laureate of the State prize of the Republic. He was the owner of State prize of the Republic (for his efforts in the development of science), the order of 'Red Flag of Labor', the medal for 'Excelling in the Labor' and the title of honored man of science of the Republic.

He was the author of about 100 scientific works and trained 4 candidates of sciences.

Died in Ganja in 1998.

Mammadov Aydin Israfil oglu, born in 1941, the former head of the department of Azerbaijan Academy of Agriculture (1984-2003), correspondent member of ANAS since 1981 and of AAS of Russia since 2001; the author of about 110 scientific works. He was one of the creators of the conception of the main directions in agrarian reforms carried out in the Republic and took active part in working out of related laws.

He was the adviser of 10 candidates of sciences.

Died in Baku in 2003.

Malikov Firuz Ali oglu, born in 1902; the former president of AASA(1958-1962), the academician of All-Union Academy of Agricultural Sciences and of ANAS, the laureate of the State Prize of the USSR, the honored man of science of the Republic.

In 1935 he was elected professor, in 1943the member of AUAAS, in 1948 the doctor of agricultural sciences and in 1949 the real member-the academician of AAS. He was the author of more than 150 scientific works, 4 scientific manuals and 20 scientific books; the scientific advisor and advisor of many candidates of sciences and persons working for doctor's degree in Transcaucasian and Middle Asia countries.

He was mainly engaged in origination of sheep species with fine wool, restoration of local productive sheep species and other problems of sheep breeding, which brought him popularity in former USSR; the main originator of Azerbaijan mountain merinos.

He played great role in the development of agrarian sphere in Azerbaijan, creation of new scientific-research bases and training of related specialists; awarded with an order of Lenin, 2 orders of 'Red Flag of Labor', many medals, memorial medal of 800th anniversary of Moscow, gold medals and diplomas of the exhibition of the achievements of All-Union National Economy, the USSR State Prize and the title of honored man of science.

Died in Baku in 1965.

Verdiyev Ahmed Choban oglu, born in 1940; the former director of Azerbaijan Scientific- Research Institute of Economy and Organization of the Agriculture(1993-2001), the doctor of economical sciences, the professor.

He was at the head of the Republic Coordination Board on agrarian economic science; under his supervision 18 persons got the degree of a scientist; the author of more than 130 scientific articles, 5 books and monographs. In 1995 he was elected the member of the State Commission on Agrarian Reforms of the Republic.

Died in 2001.
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