Vladimir A Shvartsman was born and lived in Fast East part of Russia until his family, when he reached fifteen, moved to the western part of Russia. He graduated from Jdanov University with BS in EE and Polytechnic University of St. Petersburg with MS in bio-medical cybernetics while working in the Academy of Russian Science, Nuclei Research Facilities being a part of research team studying a chemical protection against a nuclei poisoning. Intensively experimented with a telekinesis and defended his highest degree with the thesis 'Studying electrical responses of a single neuron from a non-restrain animal.'
Later on, he worked in the Research Institute of High Nervous System studying peculiar functions of a brain. In 1997 after settling in USA he took a position in U of L along with gaining NIH grant for devising a parallel signal processor utilizing his invention (the neural-cell) for detecting the faint signal, called Bundle of His, from the body's surface on a beat-by-beat basis. Seven years later, described principal became the basis for the Neural Network branch of science.
In 1983, he formed a high-tech company to commercialize a new super-high resolution ECG. Winning several highly competitive SBIR grants provided funds for development various technologies. The progress did not last long, a hired attorney embezzled company's funds and five-year long litigation for recovering stolen money killed the momentum. During last twenty years, he has published about hundred scientific/ technical papers, read a number of lectures, published seven books, and patented a dozen of his inventions.
Since 1974, he paints with about 400-finished work on a display in his private art-gallery, VS Holding, LLC. His few exhibitions in Russia brought him no fame but rather trouble from the government. That was one of the reasons encouraged him to immigrate. While living in USA he find a time for two solo exhibitions, at Jewish Community Center Louisville KY, and Farmer Bank Frankfort KY.
Shvartsman stated writing from 1994 after twelve yours of marriage when his family felled a part and writing was a single available way for releasing pain and frustrations. The first book of the series 'The Fool,' is 'Born under Dark Sun' was published in 2008. The second book, 'Nibbling the Freedom,' was published in 2011. The third book, 'Personal and reviling' in a finishing stage to be published at the end 2012 and fourth book, 'It's easy hating a man' will follow. Two more books, including paintings in full colors, were published in 2001 'Colors of the Truth' and 'Colors of Life' after his art-exhibition in Frankfort, KY in 2008.
In 2004, he started writing a trilogy: 'Dirty Body could be washed off, but not a Dirtied Soul' consisting of three books. Two first books were published, 'Dysfunctional Girl from a Dysfunctional Family' in 2010 and the second, 'Jailed Jailbird' in 2011. Presently, he is working on the final book of that series, 'Bleaching the Dirtied Soul.' In 2011, his seventh books were published 'How to Paint Chickens and other stories.'
He is continuing writing, painting and working on implementing his invention into useful devices.