In 1978 she graduated from Moscow Institute of Construction (MISI named after Kujbyshev). In 1988 she passed her PhD on “Improvement of thermal effectiveness of buildings by means of optimization techniques”.
Since 1979 up to the present time works as a Professor of the Department “Utilities in building” of Moscow Institute of Architecture. Awarded with the title "Honorary Worker of Higher Education” Vice-President of non-commercial partnership “Engineers of heating systems, ventilation, air conditioning, heat supply and construction thermal physics” (NP “AVOK”) Chief Editor for “Sanitaryware” and electronic Journal “Buildings of Advanced Technologies”. Deputy Chief Editor for “AVOK” Journal.
Author of over 160 scientific papers, including five monographs. Was involved in development of standard and regulatory documents.