Encyclopedia of designers.Keldysh (2016)

Documentary №99798, 1 part, duration: 0:07:36
Production: Studio Roscosmos
Other authors:Rozakova Marina, Kuckij Mihail, Shatilo Sergej, Trudova Nataljya, Pastuhov Sergej


Mstislav Vsevolodovich Keldysh is a Soviet scientist in the field of applied mathematics and mechanics, a major organizer of Soviet science, one of the ideologists of the Soviet space program.

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Photos of Keldysh.

Keldysh at the graduation ceremony.

Experiments with aircraft models.

Georgy Zamula talks about working with wind tunnels.


Aircraft landing gear, description of the shimmy effect.

Shooting of different years: Keldysh in the USSR Academy of Sciences.

Anatoly Koroteev talks about Keldysh's work at the Institute of Applied Mathematics of the USSR Academy of Sciences.

The scientist writes on the blackboard.


Animation: the flight path of an artificial Earth satellite.

Keldysh as President of the USSR Academy of Sciences.

Scientists work in laboratories.

Photo of Keldysh with Korolev.

Koroteev talks about the creation of the first intercontinental missile.

Vakhtang Vachnadze recalls the work of Keldysh and Korolev on the space laboratory; Keldysh and Korolev inspect the rocket at the Baikonur launch pad.

Engineers assemble spacecraft.

Launch and explosion of a rocket.

Photo of Keldysh at the blackboard.

Space rocket launches, various types of the moon.

Photos and shooting of Keldysh from different years.

Solar-powered satellites.

The burial of Keldysh in the Kremlin wall.

Photos and a gold medal named after Keldysh.


Keldish M.V. -- Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Academician of the USSR Academy of Sciences, President of the USSR Academy of Sciences (1961-1975), three times Hero of Socialist Labor. Zamula G.N. -- Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Deputy Director of TsAGI. Koroteev A.S. -- Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Corresponding Member of the USSR Academy of Sciences, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation, member of the International Academy of Astronautics. Vachnadze V.D. -- Candidate of Technical Sciences, designer of rocket technology, General Director of NPO Energia (1977-1991). Korolev S.P. -- Soviet scientist, design engineer, General designer of the rocket and space industry of the USSR, Academician of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, twice Hero of Socialist Labor.

Calendar: 1960s 1970s

Locations: Moscow [820] Kazakhstan [114]

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