Dr. Sc. in Techniques, Professor, Head of Power Units and Heat Engines Department of Nizhniy Novgorod State Technical University (Russia).
Corresponding Member of Russian Engineering Academy.
He is one of Russian top level specialists in the field of development of gas-turbine engines for vessels with dynamic support. Professor Himich is an author of 5monographs, about 10 patents and more than 50 scientific works.
Working as a head of the Research Department of the Central Design Office on the Development of Hydrofoils he was engaged in conversion of aircraft gas-turbines to application in the aquatic conditions.
Working in the Power Units and Heat Engines Department, heleads scientific works of development and perfection of gas turbines and their main units.