Mechanical Engineer, National Kyiv T. Shevchenko University, Kyiv, Ukraine, 1971—1976. Candidate of science in Physics and Mathematics, Supreme Attestation Committee, 1981. Doctor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Supreme Attestation Committee, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1991.
Scientist Institute of Cybernetics, Kyiv, Ukraine, 1976—1983. Senior scientist Institute for Engineering Thermal Physics, Ukraine, 1983—1985. Leading scientist Institute of Electrodynamics, Ukraine, 1985—1995.
Professor Kyiv Land Forces Institute, Ukraine, 1994—2000. Chief scientist State Science and Technology Center on Nuclear and Radiation Safety, Ukraine, 1995—2004. Guest professor Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, since 1999.
Professor National Technology University of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine, since 2004. Director Private Innovation Company, Kyiv, Ukraine, 1991—1997.
Married Olga Poidenko, July 6, 1974. Children: Olena Kazachkova, Nadiya Kazachkova.