Roald Sagdeev

Roald Sagdeev

Roald Zinnurovich Sagdeev is a Soviet and Russian expert in plasma physics and former director of the Space Research Institute of the USSR Academy of Sciences. He was also a science advisor to Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev. Wikipedia*

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Roald Sagdeev has seven videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1989 House Committee as a Member for the Congress of People's Deputies of U.S.S.R.. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 172 views per program. Most common tag: Space.

Appearances by Title:c. September 24, 1997 - Present Director, East-West Space Science Center, University of Maryland, College Park Videos: 3


Director, Soviet Space Research Institute c. August 19, 1991 - c. September 24, 1997 Videos: 2 Member, Congress of People's Deputies, U.S.S.R. c. May 9, 1989 - c. August 19, 1991 Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Forum on the Prevention of Nuclear Catastrophe

    Forum on the Prevention of Nuclear Catastrophe

    Leading experts on nuclear non-proliferation and arms control from the United States, Russia and Europe spoke about the…

  • Russian Space Program

    Russian Space Program

    Mr. Sagdeev talked about the Russian space program, international cooperation in space, and the recent loss of the Space…

  • Mir Safety

    Mir Safety

    Rep. Weldon and Professor Sagdeev debated the safety of the Mir space station and continued U.S. participation in the joint…

  • Space in the Public Eye

    Space in the Public Eye

    Participants in a panel discussion during the third annual World Space Congress in Washington, DC, sponsored by the…

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