Doctor of Philosophy in Theoretical Physics, St. Petersburg State University, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy in Solid State Physics, University Western Ontario, London, 1995.
Assistant professor department physics St. Petersburg Marine University, 1988-1992. Head marketing subdivision Nienschanz Ltd., St. Petersburg, 1995-1997. Research assistant professor department plant physiology Umeå (Sweden) University, since 1997.
Married Marina Rojdestvenskaja, August 24, 1984. 1 child, Oleg.