I was graduated from the Moscow State University in 2003.
In 2003 I start working in the International Institute of the Earthquakes Prediction Theory and Mathematical Geophysics.
In 2005 I got Ph.D. there.
In 2006 I spent four months as A Marie Curie visitor at Mathematical Institute of Polish academy of sciences in Warsaw.
I held several visiting positions at Institute du Globe de Paris and Ecole Normale Superiore in Paris.
Before moving to UTD I spent three years as visiting research scientist at University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign.