August 1997:

**Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science**(Minor: Mathematics)

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA

Ph.D. Dissertation:

*Mathematical Simulation of Mode Leakage and Coupling on Printed Transmission Line Circuits*

Course emphasis in wireless, microwave, and optical communications, digital filter design, electromagnetic wave theory and applications, complex analysis, catastrophe and bifurcation theories

January 1992:

**Ph.D. in Physics and Mathematics (Specialization Radiophysics), Institute of Radiophysics and Electronics**

National Academy of Sciences, Kharkov, Ukraine

Ph.D. Dissertation:

*Method of Partial Overlapping Regions for the Analysis of Multiply Connected Structures with Longitudinal Loading*

Course emphasis in special topics of theoretical electrodynamics and functional analysis

June 1986:

**M.S.E.E. (honor), Department of Microwave Physics**

Dniepropetrovsk State University, Ukraine

M.S. Thesis:

*Calculation of Wave Parameters in the Rectangular Ferrite-Loaded Waveguide for Design of a Controlled Polarizer*

Courses studied: microwave and theoretical electrodynamics, theory of wave processes, microwave devices and measurements, fiber optics, solid-state devices and circuits, physics and electronics of semiconductors, microwave electronics, quantum radiophysics and mechanics, theory of oscillations, statistical radiophysics, theoretical physics, vector analysis, analytical geometry, differential equations, mathematical analysis, methods of mathematical physics