Graduate in Mathematics (honorary), Rostov State University, Russia, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics and Mathematics, Moscow State University, Russia, 1988.
Scientific researcher Research Institute of Mechanics & Applied Mathematics, Rostov State University, Russia, 1984—1996, leading science researcher Russia, since 1996. Post-doctoral researcher IZEA, Lausanne (Switzerland) University, 1991—1993, University Paris-Sud XI, Orsay, France, 1993—1994. Professor Rostov State University, since 1995.
Married Lyudmila Igorevna Titova.