Leningrad Polytechnic, 1960, Diploma Engineer(s), 1965, Doctor of Philosophy Electronics, 1975, Dr Science(s) Electrooptics.
Senior Industrial Development Officer, Institutional Infrastructure Branch, Department of Industrial Operations, United Nations Industrial Development Organization since 1988. Head of Department, Institute of Communication, Leningrad, 1982-1987. Professor, Leningrad Polytechnic, 1975-1982.
Science(s) Researcher, 1965-1975, Postgraduate Assistant, 1962-1965, Engineer(s), 1960-1962, Leningrad Polytechnic.
Member Optical Society of America. International Society for Optical Engineering. International Association for Clean Technologies.
International Association "Optics for Life".
Spouse Ljudmila Olegovna Yakimova, National of Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.