1932 graduated Tomsk Geology Survey Institute.
1932-1936 at West Siberian geological institutions. Main works deal with mercury deopsits, metallogeny of mercury, and the laws governing the distribution of mercury deposits in Western Siberia. Studied tectonic structure and magnetism in the Altay, Tuva and AJtaySayan mountain area as a whole.
Religion is bad because it obstructs scientific research.