Leningrad State University, Junior Researcher (1973 - 1979)

St. Petersburg State University, Senior Researcher (1979 - 1994)

St. Petersburg State University, Leading Researcher (1994 - present)

St. Petersburg State University, Physics Faculty, Professor of Physics (1997 - present).

Honours, Awards, Fellowships, Grants

Fellow of the D.S. Rozhdestvensky Optical Society

Grants from:

Russian Foundation for Basic Research (2008-2010)

European Community Project HIDEAS under FP7 Programme (2009-2011)

Russian Ministry of High Education (1995-1997, 1998-1999),

INTAS (2002 - 2004).

Participation in grants from:

Russian Foundation for Basic Research,

Russian Ministry of High Education,

Russian Ministry of Science and Technology,


European Community Project QUANTIM under the "Information Society Technologies" Programme.

Teaching Activity

Feb. 2001 - present: Lecture course "Optical methods and phenomena of Quantum information"

Sept. 1989 - present: Lecture course "Problems of modern statistical optics"

1979 - 1989: Lecture course "Atom in strong light field and multiphoton processes"

Supervision of B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D. students.

Research collaboration visits

Universite des Sciences et Technologies de Lille, France - May 2002;

Universite des Sciences et Technologies de Lille, France - May 2001;

Universitat GH Essen, Germany - Feb. 2000; Universita degli Studi di Milano, May 1999;

Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sveden - March 1999;

Universitat GH Essen, Germany - May 1997;

Universitat GH Essen, Germany - Jan. 1995;

Laboratoire Kastler Brossel, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France - Sept. 1992;

Institute for Laser Physics, Hamburg, Germany - May 1992;

ICTP (International Center for Theoretical Physics), Trieste, Italy - May, June 1990.