Master of Science, Leningrad University, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Lebedev Physical Institute, 1981. Doctor of Science, Institute of General Physics, 1989.
Junior to senior scientific executive, Kyrgyz Academy of Science, Frunze, 1981-1985; head of laboratory, Kyrgyz Academy of Science, Frunze, 1985-1997; professor, State National U., Frunze, 1992-1996; professor, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands, 1993-1995. Member International Union on Pure and Applied Chemistry subcommittee on plasma,1993-1997. Member science committee North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Brussels, 1995-1997.
Children: Saina, Kurmanbai.