Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Moscow Aviation Institution, Moscow, 1976. Master of Science in Engineering, Moscow Aviation Institution, Moscow, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, The Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute named after N.E. Zhukovsky (Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute), Zhukovsky, Moscow Region, 1988.
Engineer The Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute named after N.E. Zhukovsky, Zhukovsky, Russia, 1978—1981, senior engineer Russia, 1981—1983, junior research engineer Russia, 1983—1988, senior research engineer Russia, 1988—1993. Leader research engineer TsAGi, Russia, since 1993. Lecturer Moscow Aviation Institution, Zhukovsky, Russia, since 1992.
Member of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (associate. International).
Married Boris Michael Zaichik, July 25, 1975. 1 child Kirill Boris.