Doctor Hab., Comprehensive School, St. Petersburg, 1969. Diploma, State University Telecommunications, St. Petersburg, 1974. Master of Science, Russian Ministry Telecommunications, 1993.
Engineer Research and Development Company Telecommunications LONIIS, St. Petersburg, Russia, 1974—1980, member science staff, 1980—1982, senior member science staff, since 1992. Professor State University Telecommunications, since 1997.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
Married Maria Dashkevich, April 16, 1983. Children: Yuri, Andrey.