SENOV Pyotr Leonidovich (sort. in 1902) — the Soviet specialist in the field of pharmaceutical science, professor (1950), zasl. scientist of RSFSR (1963).
In 1928 graduated from the Vladivostok pharmaceutical technical school and till 1931 worked as the teacher in the same place. In 1931 — 1933 was an employee of All-Union scientific research institute of crop production, in 1933 — 1936 worked in V I as EM. In 1936 external ended biological f-t Moscow state un-that. Since 1937 worked at department of pharmaceutical chemistry Moscow pharmaceutical in-that (nowadays pharmaceutical as f-t of the 1st MMI). In 1946 protected dokt. the thesis on a subject «Materials for knowledge of resiniferous plants of the southern regions of the USSR. Getting and research of pitches». Since 1953 the department chair of pharmaceutical chemistry of the 1st MMI. Since 1979 professor-consultant of department.
P. L. Senov published apprx. 230 scientific works, from them several textbooks in pharmaceutical chemistry for the highest and average educational institutions. He one of the first investigated medicinal plants of the Far East and Central Asia, developed methods physical. - the chemical analysis of complex medicines, especially drugs of a plant origin, offered new analytical methods of quality control of pharmaceuticals.
P. L. Senov was the chairman of Pharmacopoeian committee M3 of the USSR (1953 — 1960), the editor of the Pharmaceutical Business (1952 — 1960) magazine, the chairman of the board Vsesoyuznogo scientific about-va druggists (1951 — 1955). He is WHO expert on pharmacy, the member «Pharmacology» of BME redotdet.
Among P. L. Senov's pupils there are the member correspondent of AMN A. I. Tentsov, professors A. M. Aliyev, A. P. Arzamastsev, V. G. Belikov, V. E. Chichiro.
It is awarded the order the Labour Red Banner (twice) and medals.
Works: Course of pharmaceutical chemistry, M., 1952; Standard samples of medicinal substances, M., 1978 (sovm. with Arzamastsev A. P.); Pharmaceutical chemistry, M., 1978.
Bibliography: Pyotr Leonidovich Senov (To the 70 anniversary since birth), Pharmacy, t. 21, No. 3, page 3, 1972.
A. P. Arzamastsev.