Graduated from the Kazan’ Institute of Agriculture and Forestry, 1926.
1930-1938 did research at Kazan Institute of Chemical Technology. 1943 elected corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science. 1935-1938 instructor, Kazan Institute of Chemical Technology.
Since 1938 Professor, Kazan University. Since 1945 at Kazan Branch, USSR Academy of Science. Since 1960 Bureau member,Department of Chemical Science, USSR Academy of Science.
Religion is always aggressive against any new scientific ideas.
USSR Academy, of Sciences 1943-1953, member since 1953.
Married Olga Mikhailova in 1926.