Master of Science, Moscow Engineering Physical Institute, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Moscow Engineering Physical Institute, 1974. Doctor of Science, Lebedev Physical Institute, Moscow, 1987.
Professor Physics, Moscow State Pedagog. Institute, 1991.
Head scientist Lebedev Physical Institute, Moscow, since 1974. Professor physics part-time Moscow State Pedagog. Institute by Corresponding, 1988-1993.
Visiting proff. University Alberta, Edmonton, 1990, 92, 93-95, 96, 98, Ecole Polytechnic Palaiseau, France, 1996, 97.
Member Moscow Physical Society.
Married Galina Seraphimovna Lissina, March 7, 1969. Children: Sergey, Elena, Alexander.