Diploma Degree, Leningrad State University, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Leningrad State University, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1981.
Engineer Leningrad State University, Russia, 1974-1976, senior engineer Russia, 1976-1979, scientist Russia, 1979-1984, research associate professor Russia, 1984-1996, associate professor Russia, since 1997.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ).
Married Irina Stepanovna Gusev, February 2, 1973 (divorced February 12, 1997). Children: Alexei, Maxim.