Professor, PhD in Geology and Mineralogy. For many years Lyudmila was a research staff member of Tomsk Polytechnic University Mineralogical Museum. She has conducted tutorials and field survey expeditions. For more than 15 years has been teaching courses in crystallography and mineralogy.
Her area of expertise embraces exploring quartz and quartz rocks as sources of raw high-purity quartz. Lyudmila was a participant of the well-known Russian-Italian Tunguska Meteorite Expedition.