- Fellow of the American Physical Society
- Fellow of the Institute of Physics
M.S., Theoretical and Mathematical Physics, Leningrad State University (1971)
Ph.D., Theoretical and Mathematical Physics, Leningrad State University (1977)
Habilitation (Russian Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences), Theoretical and Mathematical Physics, Petersburg Nuclear Physics Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences (1992)
Quantum field theory, quantum electrodynamics, supersymmetry, Standard Model, and beyond. Bound state theory in QED and QCD: high order corrections to the Lamb shift and hyperfine splitting. Low energy QCD, spontaneous chiral symmetry breaking, effective chiral Lagrangians.