1961 Graduated from Leningrad Polytechnic University,
1966 Ph.D. Thesis “Nonlinear Acousto-electric Phenomena in Piezoelectric Semiconductors”
now Professor, Racah Institute of Physics, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
*Developed a consistent theory of interacting excitons in quantum wells.
*Found very strong fluctuations and the absense of thermodynamic glassy transition in Coulomb
*Studied the band structure and developed a theory of exciton Bose condensation in InAs/GaSb
*Revised a theory of electron-electron scattering in 2D electron gas.
*Developed a theory of instability and high-field domains in superlattices.
*Developed a quasiclassical theory of quantum galvano-magnetic effects in high mobility 2D electron
*Showed and analysed new scattering mechanisms in 2D hole gas.
*Studied vertical transport in different kinds of heterostructures.
*Taught graduate courses in solid state physics, physics of semiconductors, mathematical methods in
1990-1991: Visiting Professor, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot 76100 Israel.
*Predicted new nonstationary phenomena in superlattices.
1989-1990: Researcher, IBM Thomas J.Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598,
Theoretical interpretation of the most recent experimental results:
*Explained some paradoxes in mutual drag of electron gases in
*Explained an unexpectedly long mean free path of hot electrons in heterostructures
*Estimated parameters of new structures for heterostructure devices.
1988-1989: Adjunct Professor, Polytechnic University, Brooklyn, NY 11202, USA.
*Taught undergraduate courses in physics.
*Showed a possibility to observe Coulomb blockade phenomena at high temperature.
1966-1987: Staff Scientist, A.F.Ioffe Physico-Technical
Institute of USSR Academy of Sciences,