Bachelor of Science in Physics, Moscow State University, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics & Mathematics Moscow State University, 1987.
Engineer High-Temperature Institute, Moscow, 1976-1978. Research associate Skobeltsyn Institute Nuclear Physics Moscow State University, 1981-1987, research scientist, 1987-1993, senior research scientist, since 1993. Associate professor Moscow Technology University Communication and Informatics, 1995.
Married Elena K. Levashova, October 7, 1975. Children: Konstantin, Ilya, Vera.