In 1979 finished a post-graduated course in Moscow State University
(MSU), Physics Department.
1986- till now: Russian Academy of Sciences,
General Physics Institute (before 1992: USSR Academy of Sciences). Research
-main field: surface science, electron spectroscopy;
Honors, Awards, Fellowships, Membership of Professional Societies:
Winner of best diploma works competition (MSU, Physics Department, 1973).