Degree in Engineering (honorary), Moscow Institute Steel & Alloys, 1987. Degree in Physics & Mathematics 1990. Doctor of Science in Engineering, Russia, 2006.
Senior researcher Baikov Institute Metallurgy, Moscow, 1990—2004. Associate professor Moscow Institute Steel and Alloys, 1995—2006. Manager Academy National Economy, Moscow, 2006—2007.
Director Moscow Institute Steel & Alloys, since 2006, head physics department basic education, since 2006.
Married Natalia Anatolyevna Kaputkina. 1 child Ilia Dmitrievich.