1924 graduated Moscow Higher Technology Scb.
Since 1924 prepared for science and pedagogics work at Electrotechn. Faculty, Moscow Higher Technology School. 1932-1934 Dean, Electronic Machine-Building Faculty, Moscow Power Engineering Institute.
1941-1945 Director, 1947-1959 Deputy Director for scientific work, Moscow Power Engineering Institute. Chairman, Provisional Commission for Electronic Machines, State Science and Technology Committee, USSR Council of Ministers. Member, Learned Council, Research Institute of Electronic Industry.
Chairman,Department of Power Engineering and Machine-Building, Science and Technology Council, USSR Minister of Higher and Secondary Specialist Education. Editor, “Electromechanics” and “Automation” sections, journal “Nauchnye doklady vysshey shkoly” Scientific Lectures for Higher Schools). Member, Editor Board, journal “Vestnik elektropromyshlennosti” (Herald of the Electrical Industry).
1947-1953 Chief Editor, journal “Elektrichestvo” (Electricity). 1950 elected Deputy, Moscow City Soviet of Workers’ Deputy. 1924-1941 worked on development of Soviet transformer construction.