Diploma, University Tomsk, Russia, 1971. Diploma/Candidate of Science, Polytech. Institute, Sverdlovsk, Russia, 1978.
Doctor of Science, University Kemerovo, Russia, 1994. Professor Certified, Ministry of Education, Moscow, 1966. Diploma of Membership, Academy of Natural Science, Moscow, 1966.
Researcher, U. Tomsk, 1977-1979;
researcher, IOA Academy of Science, Tomsk, 1979-1983;
senior teacher, Politech. Institute, Kemerovo, Russia, 1983-1986;
docent, Politech. Institute, Kemerovo, 1986-1995;
professor, Kuzbass State Technology U., Kemerovo, since 1995.
Head of chair Kuzbass State Technology U., since 1995.
Member New York Academy of Sciences, Academy Natural Sciences.
Daughter of Grigory ivanovich and Galina Artemyevna (Filippova) Shvaloff. Married Victor Savvatyevich Cherkasov, October 9, 1973. Children: Elena, Liza.