Dr. Sciences (Biology)
Born 10 January 1950 in Leningrad, USSR
In Israel from 28th of December 1994
Address: 5109/13 Eilat 88000
1967 - 1972 Leningrad University
MSc., Specialization in Ichthyology and Aquatic Biology
1970 - 1971 Leningrad Institute of Hydrology and Meteorology
Diving courses. Specialization in underwater photography and filming
(CMAS international certificate No 313073819)
1993 Dr. Sciences (Biology, Ichthyology)
All-Russia Institute of Fisheries and Oceanography, Moscow
1983 Ph.D. (Biology, Physiology)
Institute of Evolutionary Physiology and Biochemistry,
USSR Academy of Science, Leningrad
Chemical methods of water and biological tissues analyses.
Biology and aquaculture of the salmonid fish: ecology, migrations, physiological
and biochemical methods of testing the status of reared fish.
Ecological physiology of anadromous and marine fish: adaptation to salinity and temperature.
Since 1998 Chemical & Biological Lab. Manager, Red Sea Fish Pharm Ltd, Eilat
Development and production of water quality test kits, aquarium supplements, artificial sea salt. Quality control and incoming inspection. Design and testing of aquarium filters.
Aquarium rearing of tropical and coral fish.
1997 Technician, National Center for Mariculture, Eilat
Maintenance of broodstocks of sea bream, sea bass, mullet and tilapia.
1996 - 1997 Aquaculturist, Quality Fish Ltd., Ashdod
Commercial rearing of sea bream, sea bass, red drum and tilapia in sea cages.
1995 - 1996 Scientist, Desert Aquaculture Unit, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva
Rearing of eel, cat fish, tilapia and carp in recirculation systems with fresh and brackish water. Design and testing of filters for recirculation systems.
1983 - 1994 Chief Scientist, Head of the Department of Ichthyology, Institute of Marine Biology, Russia Academy of Science, Murmansk
Ecology, Physiology, and Biochemistry of Arctic anadromous and marine fish.
1982 - 1983 Scientist, Central Laboratory of Fish Stock Reproduction USSR Ministry of Fisheries, Leningrad
Research of the Atlantic salmon. Improvement of salmon aquaculture methods.
Patents and publications
61 papers, 1 patent USSR.
Russian mother tongue
List of main publications