M.S., B.A. in Physics,  Moscow Institute for Physics and Technology, 1979

Ph.D. in Physics, Institute of Spectroscopy, Russian Academy of Sciences, 1983

Education

Professional Experience

2005- present;  Staff Scientist, Geophysical Laboratory, Carnegie Inst. of Washington

2002- 2005 Staff Scientist, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

1999-09/2002 Research Scientist, Geophysical Laboratory, Carnegie Inst. of Washington

1995-1999: Senior Research Associate, Geophysical Laboratory

1993-1995 Carnegie Fellow, Geophysical Laboratory

1992-1993 A. von Humboldt Fellow, Max-Planck-Institut für Festkörperforschung, Stuttgart, Germany

1989-1991 Senior Research Scientist, Institute of Crystallography, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

1982-1989 Research Fellow, Institute of Crystallography, Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia