Student, Polytechnic Institute, Kishinev, 1963-1968; Doctor of Philosophy, Institute Applied Physics, Kishinev, 1977.
Mechanic engineer, Plant Optic Instruments, Kishinev, 1970-1972; senior researcher, Institute Agriculture, Kishinev, 1972-1989; senior researcher, Institute Applied Physics, Kishinev, 1980-1989; senior lecturer mechanic engineering, Center Technological Education Holon, Israel, since 1990.
Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers, Tribology Society Israel (head).
Married Natalia Moldavsky-Rapoport, August 24, 1968. 1 child, Simon.