Doroshenko, Grigorii

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Doroshenko, Grigorii Iakovlevich


Born 1846; died 1910. Mining engineer.

Doroshenko was a professor at the St. Petersburg Mining Institute from 1871 to 1879. He was one of the first to do research on coal enrichment. Doroshenko’s fundamental work Mining was an encyclopedia of mining engineering knowledge of that time and served for many years as a basic reference work and textbook. Doroshenko also wrote a number of articles on metallurgical and mining mechanics.


“Mekhanicheskoe obogashchenie kamennogo uglia.” Gornyi zhurnal, 1876, vol. 1, January.
Spravochnaia kniga dlia gornykh inzhenerov i tekhnikov po gornoi chasti. Vol. 2: Gornoe iskusstvo. St. Petersburg, 1880.
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