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Sapozhnikov Maksim


Leading research associate of the Department for magnetic nanostructures, D.Sci. in Physics.

Personal data

Born in 1968 in Nizhniy Novgorod, married

Research interests

the Magnetic properties condensed matter, magnetic nanoparticles and thin magnetic films. Physics of granular media, micro particles in the fluid, electroconvection, optical properties of metamaterials.


  • 1985 — 1992 — student of the Radiophysics faculty of the Gorky State University ;
  • 1992 — 1993 — trainee researcher of the department for physics of superconductors of the Institute of Applied Physics RAS;
  • 1993 — present — junior research associate, research associate, senior research associate of the department for physics of superconductors, senior research associate, head of the department for physics of the magnetic nanostructures, Institute for Physics of Microstructures RAS;

2000 Ph. D. thesysis «Long range interactions and collective effects in the systems of the magnetic nanoobjects».

2001−2003 postdoc position at Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, USA.

2018 D.Sci. thesisys «Effects of magneto- and electrostatic interactions in collective behavior of micro and nanosystems».

The Author of the Handbook in chemistry for pupils of grade 8 and 10. 67 articles published in the leading Russian and foreign journals.

Scopus profile

Selected publications

Dipole interaction in magnetic nanostructures

Self-organization in nonequilibrium dissipative systems

Magnetic nanocaps

Magnetic films with interfacial Dzyaloshinskii-Moriya interaction (iDMI)

Magnetic skyrmions, experiment

Magnetic skyrmions, theory and simulations


Contact detail

Phone: +7 (831) 417−94−85 +122

E-mail: msap@ipmras.ru

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