Master of Science in Physics, Moscow Institute Physics and Technology, Dolgoprudny, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics and Physics, Moscow Institute Physics and Technology, Dolgoprudny, 1974. Doctor of Science in Physics and Mathematics, Institute Radio Engineering and Electrical, Moscow, 1983.
Junior researcher Institute Radio Engineering and Electronics, 1974-1979, senior researcher, 1979-1986, lead researcher, 1986-1989, laboratory head, since 1989. Professor Moscow Institute Physics and Technology, since 1986.
Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
Married Valentina Nickolaevna Shmelyova, March 10, 1972. Children: Julia, Dimitry.