Date of Birth: 06/01/1952
Place of birth: Kingisepp
1952 - born in Kingisepp (Saaremaa island ESSR).
1969 - graduated from general secondary school of the village Roshchino Leningrad Oblast.
1975 - graduated from the Leningrad Institute of Technology with a degree in Lensoviet technology of rare and dispersed elements (Engineering Physics and Department of Chemistry, Department of radiochemical processes of nuclear energy).
1986 - defended his thesis for the degree of Candidate of Chemical Sciences, specialty Technology of silicate and refractory nonmetallic materials.
1996 - defended his thesis for the degree of Doctor of chemical sciences, specialty physical chemistry.
1999 - appointed head of the Laboratory of phase equilibria oxide systems IHS RAS.
2000 - received the title of professor of physical chemistry.
2003 - elected a corresponding member of Russian Academy of Sciences with a degree in physical chemistry and technology of inorganic materials.
2003 - appointed Deputy Director for Research, IHS RAS.
Synthesis, study of the structure and properties of inorganic compounds
The nanoparticles, nanocrystals, nanostructures, nanocomposites - preparation, structure and properties of the study
Phase equilibria, phase diagrams - experimental and calculated construction
The creation of new materials and technologies
Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences (since 2003)
deputy editor of the Journal "Glass Physics and Chemistry" and member of the editorial board of the Journal of General Chemistry
Vice-president of the Russian Ceramic Society
Scientists and member of dissertation councils IHS RAS and SPbSTI (TU)
Deputy Chairman of the St. Petersburg branch of the Russian Chemical Society named after DI Mendeleev