Serov, Alexandre was born on September 30, 1974 in Saratov, Russia. Son of Nikolay Serov and Liya Orlova.
Master of Science in physics, Saratov State University, Russia, 1996. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, University Twente, Netherlands, 2002.
Engineer research and development center Volgoagrotechnika, Saratov, 1995—1997. Research assistant Institute Precise Mechanics, Control of Russian Academy of Sciences, 1996—1997. Researcher École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland, since 2002.