Degree, Voronezh University, Russia, 1962. Doctor of Physic-Mathematics Science, Higher Certified Committee of Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1968.
Assistant professor Voronezh State University, 1963-1970. Professor department cybernetics Kiev National Taras Shevchenko University, 1970, scientific chief of laboratory, since 2001. Head department cybernetics Organization Applied Mathematics Institute Voronezh State University, 1968-1970.
Head research project Kiev National Taras Shevchenko University, since 1990.
Member scientific council Institute of mathematics National Academy of Sciences, 1980-1993. Preacher Orthodox Christianity. Senior lieutenant Soviet Army, 1961-1963.
Member American Mathematics Society, Planetary Society.
Married Lidij Ivanovna Yakut, December 30, 1963. 1 child, Martha Savkina.