1936 graduated Leningrad University.
Specialist in nuclear physics and quantum mechanics. Developed theory of dipole radiation of atomic nuclei und theory of ionization of atoms in nuclear reactions. Since 1945 associate, USSR Academy of Science. Worked in Institute of Atomic Energy, USSR Academy, of Sciences 1945-1971, Institute of Theoretical Physics, USSR Academy, of Sciences since 1971. Correspondent.
USSR Academy, of Sciences 1953-1966, member since 1966.
Married Tat’yana Soboleva in 1944.