Master of Science with honors in Physical Electronics, Ryazan State Radio Engineering University, Russia, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Physical Electronics, State Technology University, St. Petersburg, Russia, 1982.
From research fellow to senior staff researcher Science Research Technology Institute, Ryazan, 1974—1996. Visiting professor Institute Energetics and Interphases National Research Council, Padua, Italy, 1997—2002. Researcher Paladin Doctor Dino s.r.l., Italy, 2002—2003.
Research officer University Florence, Italy, since 2004. Visiting researcher Institute Plasma Physics, Milan, 2004, Kanazawa Institute of Technology, Japan, 2007. Associate professor Ryazan State Radio Engineering Academy, 1990—1997.
Presenter in field.
Member of Materials Research Society Singapore (associate), European Microbeam Analysis Society (associate).
Married Nadezda N. Pinaeva, 1975. Children: Ilya A., Alexander A.