Degree in engineering, Polytechnic University, Nizhny Novgorod, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, Izhevsky (Russia) Mechanical University, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, International Corporation Graduates Soviet Educational Institutes, Moscow, 1996.
Doctor of Science, Nizhegorodsky State Architectural and Civil Engineering University, 2001.
Strength researcher Shipbuilding Bureau, Nizhny Novgorod, 1976-1979. Head numerical division Research Institute, 1979-1991. Head analysis department TRANSAL-AKS Engineering Company, 1991-1994.
Major analysis expert Joint-stock company Gosincor-NN, 1994-1996. Design and analysis manager ALTEX Ltd., 1996-1997. Leader analytic manager Industrial Computer Technologies Company, since 1997.
Senior specialist SeaTech Ltd., 1998—1999.
Science supervisor GEOS Ltd., since 1999.
Lecturer of Polytechnic University, Nizhny Novgorod, since 1989, supervizer of Doctor of Philosophy students, since 1995.
Professor of the Nizhegorodsky State Architecture and Civil Engineering University, lecturer to students of several disciplines in Engineering Geometry, Computer graphics and Visualization, supervizer of Doctor of Philosophy students, since 1999.
Married Tatyana Petrovna Nistratova, May 7, 1977.