In 1954 he graduated from the Moscow Geological Prospecting Institute named after Sergo Ordzhonikidze. From 1954 to 1972 he worked in Tajikistan as technical director, chief of the party, chief engineer of the general geological prospecting expedition, head of the technical department of the Department of Geology under the Council of Ministers of the Tajik SSR, and head of the Deep Oil and Gas Drilling Department of the Tajikneft oil and gas production department. From 1972 to 1987 at the All-Union Scientific Research Institute of Hydrogeology and Engineering Geology (VSEGINGEO) he held the posts of senior research officer, head of the Integrated Hydrogeological Expedition, deputy director for scientific work. From 1987 to the present time he works at the All-Union Research Institute of Chemical Technology (VNIIHT) Minsredmash where he held the posts of the head of the department, the technical director of the department, the director of the department, the leading researcher. In 1992, with a group of colleagues, he founded the Scientific Production Enterprise for geotechnological and environmental problems "GEOTEP", which he heads as general director.
Doctor of Technical Sciences, Academician of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences and the International Academy of Mineral Resources. Author of more than 300 scientific works, co-author of projects on development of uranium deposits in Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Russia.
Russian experience of the downhole undergraund leaching of gold
The report contains description of the raw material base for the downhole underground leaching of gold objects, mineral basis for the downhole underground leaching of gold objects, physical and chemical basis of the downhole underground leaching of gold, geological and industrial classification of placer deposits of gold, territorial placement of Russian placer gold mines, analysis of gold ore DUL pilot industrial facilities, specificity of metal leaching in the areas of permafrost rocks, distribution of the permafrost in the territory of the Russian regions, conclusions.