Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, Kharkov Polytechnic, Ukraine, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Physical Chemistry, Institute Materials Science, Kiev, Ukraine, 1990.
Engineer Institute Single Crystals, Kharkov, 1974-1981, junior researcher, 1981-1991, senior researcher, 1991-1995, senior researcher Science & Technological Center Radiation Instruments Concern, since 1995.
Married Longin Lysetsky, November 23, 1973 (divorced August 1995). 1 child, Mykola; married Vladimir Diomidovich Ryzhikov, September 29, 1995.