Doctor of Philosophy, TPU, 1987.
Junior research worker Institute Atmospheric Optics, Tomsk, Russia, 1974—1977, Tomsk Polyetchnic University, 1977—1981, senior research worker, 1981—1987, head research lab general physics department, 1987—1993, professor general physics department, 1993—1996, deputi first vice rector, director information & analytic center, since 1996. Science secretary Siberian division Indiana Accreditation Ctr Engineering Education Programmes, Tomsk, 1996—2002. Director Tomsk Division Foundation Accreditation Assistance and Certification Education and hi-tech technologies, since 2002, Accreditation Center Russian Association Engineering Education, Tomsk, since 2002.
Science secretary Bulletin of TPU, Tomsk, since 2001, since 2000.
Member of Russian Association Engineering Education.
Married Ludmila Petrovna Viktorova, February 29, 1980. Married Galina Olegovna Kasatkina, April 20, 1973 (divorced January 16, 1980). Children: Alexander Sergeevich, Irina Sergeevna Altergot, Nadezhda Sergeevna Zorina.