Degree (honorary), Moscow Institute Physics and Technology, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, Institute Theoretical and Experimental Physics, Moscow, 1991.
Junior researcher Institute Theoretical and Experimental Physics, 1984—1986, senior researcher, 1986—1991, leading researcher, 1991—1994, head, laboratory, since 1994. Editor World Science Public, Singapore, since 2008.
Member of Russian Academy of Sciences (life).
Married Julia Ivanitskaya, December 8, 1984. Children: Andrey, Anton.