In 1971 he graduated with honour from Kharkiv National University of Radio Electronics. In 1980 he defended the Ph.D. thesis. In 1984 he received an academic title of Senior Researcher. In 1990 he defended the Doctor Thesis (Dr. habil. sc. ing.). In 1994 he received an academic title of Professor. Since 1974 he has been working at Kharkiv National University of Radio Electronics. He has more than 700 scientific publications, including 40 inventions and 25 monographs. Senior Member of IEEE.
Research interests include hybrid systems of computational intelligence,evolving hybrid neuro-fuzzy systems, deep learning, Big Data Mining, Data Stream Mining, fuzzy clustering and classification.