Specialist diploma in Electronic Engineering, Military School Radio & Electronics, Voronezh, 1989. Specialist diploma in Computer Engineering, Far Eastern State Technology University, Vladivostok, 2003.
Telecomm. engineer Primorskie Elektricheskie Seti, Vladivostok, Russia, since 2000. External researcher Far Eastern State Technology University, Vladivostok, since 2003, student consultant, 2005—2006. From officer to major Russian Armed Forces, 1989-1999, Far East.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)'s Special Interest Grp. Design Automation.
Married Irina Ivanovna Shlyapnikova, October 22, 1993.