On Wednesday, 19 August, at the age of 102, an outstanding Ukrainian scientist, President of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Borys Yevhenovych Paton passed away.
This news was marked with outpouring of grief in Ukraine and we are sure that all over the world. Too much contribution to the development of science and technology Borys Yevhenovych has made and too deep trace he left.
YUZHMASH is proud that we had fruitful cooperation with Borys Yevhenovych considerable time and with E.O. Paton Electric Welding Institute headed by him. This cooperation has resulted in a variety of technologies, which was introduced for the first time in the world. Many of them up until now remain unique.
It was a bright life of an outstanding scientist and a great man.
On behalf of the YUZHMASH staff, we express our sincere condolences to the family, relatives and colleagues of Borys Yevhenovych Paton.