Master, Moscow Physics and Technology Institute, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Russian Research Center Kurchatov Institute, 1987.
Research assistant Branch Kurchatov Institute Troitsk, Theoretical Department, Troitsk, 1979—1990. Head science group Chernobyl Science Expedition Kurchatov Institute, 1991. Subhead division Russian Research Center Kurchatov Institute, Moscow, 2000—2003, head division, since 2003.
Married Elena Pavlovich, February 20, 1954. 1 child Marina Ivanova.