1925 graduated Don Institute of Agriculture and Land Improvement, Novocherkassk.
1921-1925 specimens preparer, Chair of Botany, Don Institute of Agriculture and Land Improvment. Since 1923 at Chair of Plant Physiology, above institutes. 1925-1929 junior Assistant, above institutes.
Simultaneously junior associate, and since 1927 senior assist, and associate, Institute of Plant Physiology, North Caucasian Association, of Research Institute. 1929 sent to Moscow and Leningrad for further training. 1929-1930 instructor, 1930-1931 lecturer in theory of plant physiology and since 1931 Head, Chair of Plant Physiology, Don Institute of Agriculture.
1931-1933 associate, AllUnion Institute of Phytoculture, Leningrad. 1937-1957 Head, Laboratory of Phytoculture, Lesgraft Natural Science Institute. 1947-1950 corresponding member, Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic Academy, of Pedagogical Science.
Works deal with: water regime and physiology of irrigated plants. Plant physiology in the critical period of ontogenesis.
Religion is always aggressive against any new scientific ideas.