The Nobel Prize winner Zhores Alferov died in St. Petersburg. He was 88 years old
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Physicist Zhores Alferov died at the age of 89. Reports about it TASS with reference to a source.
Zhores Alferov died, confirmed RBC in the press service of the RAS. “There are no details yet,” the press service noted. As reported by RIA Novosti, referring to the academician's spouse. He died in St. Petersburg.
In November 2018, Alferov was hospitalized in Moscow with suspected stroke. He became ill at a meeting of the Russian Academy of Sciences. On November 30, the Russian Academy of Sciences reported that the diagnosis was not confirmed and Alferov had a hypertensive crisis.
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