Master of Science in Space Rocket Engine, Moscow Aviation Institute, 1973; Master of Science in Physics, Moscow State University, 1977; Doctor of Philosophy in Physics and Math., Moscow State University, 1979; Doctor of Science in Physics and Math., Moscow State University, 1991.
Junior scientist Cen. Institute of Aviation Motors, Moscow, 1973-1980, research scientist, 1984-1992, senior scientist, 1984-1992, leader scientist, 1992-1995, head of research group Moscow, since 1996; General director Sci. Research Center Raduga, Moscow, since 1994; Contributor more than 180 articles to professional journals.
Spouse Irina Makedonskaya, October 15, 1977 (divorce November 1981). Spouse Elena Frolova, February 14, 1986.