Maksym Popov

Maksym Popov

Assistant Professor


Assistant Professor
Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv (Ukraine)

Junior Researcher
Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv (Ukraine)

Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv (Ukraine)

Assistant Professor
Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv (Ukraine)



Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv (Ukraine)

Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv (Ukraine)

Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv (Ukraine)

Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv (Ukraine) 

Microwave magnetic materials and their applications

Research Fields:

Previous and Current Research

  • Theoretical and experimental investigations of magnetostatic spin waves and electromagnetic waves propagating in single-crystal, polycrystalline and thin-film ferrites
  • ferromagnetic resonance in hexaferrite epitaxial films and platelets with domain structure
  • theoretical and experimental investigation of parametric excitation of spin waves in anisotropic ferrite materials
  • theoretical and experimental investigation of coupled electromagnetic and magnetostatic modes in composite structures with ferrite layers
  • research on hexaferrite, spinel and yttrium-iron garnet magneto-dielectric tunable resonators and phase shifters for U-band and W-band applications

Future Projects and Goals

  • spintronics and spin-orbitronics
  • strain-mediated magnetoelectric effect in ferrite-piezoelectric composite structures
  • theoretical and experimental research on nonlinear current-induced magnetoelectric effect in single-crystal and polycrystalline ferrites
  • magnetostatic waves–based devices design and fabrication

Methodological and Technical Expertise

  • Magnetostatic oscillations and waves
  • Microwave radiospectroscopy
  • Spintronics and magnonics
  • Applied electrodynamics
  • Microwave and millimeter-wave circuits and devices;


August 1, 2018 - July 31, 2022. Hexagonal ferrite-ferroelectric core-shell nanofibers, field-assisted assembly of superstructures and studies on magnetoelectric interactions, DMR-1808892 (National Science Foundation, Division Of Materials Research, USA) – Collaborator.
August 1, 2019 - July 31, 2022. Voltage-tunable high-frequency ferrite devices based on non-linear magnetoelectric interactions, ECCS-1923732 (National Science Foundation, Division Of Electrical, Communications and Cyber Systems, USA) – Collaborator.
September 2021 - August 2023 Komposit-Multiferroika für Mikrowellanwendungen und Energy-Harvesting, 01DK20031 (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, Deutschland) – Collaborator.


o       Department of Physics, Oakland University (Rochester, Michigan, USA)
o       Department of Physics, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern (Kaiserslautern, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany);
o       Fakultät für Physik, Universität Wien (Wien, Austria);
o       Instituto de Ciencias Aplicadas y Tecnología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (México, México).


Selected Publications

1.         “Microwave Properties and Applications of Yttrium Iron Garnet (YIG) Films: Current State of Art and Perspectives”, I.V. Zavislyak, M.A. Popov, in Yttrium: Compounds, Production and Applications, ed. Bradley D. Volkerts, Nova Science Publishers, Inc., New York, 2011, 278 p., ISBN: 978-1-61728-928-6.

2.         „Dielectric Resonance in Ferrites for Sub-THz Signal Processing Devices”,G. Srinivasan, M. A. Popov and I. V. Zavislyak, in Recent Advances in Magnetic Insulators - From Spintronics to Microwave Applications, 1st Edition, ed. Mingzhong Wu and Axel Hoffmann, Academic Press, 2013, 408 p., ISBN: 9780124081307.

3.         Zavislyak I. V. Electric-field-induced reorientation and flip in domain magnetization and light diffraction in an yttrium-iron-garnet/lead-zirconate-titanate bilayer / I. V. Zavislyak, V. P. Sohatsky, M. A. Popov, G. Srinivasan // Phys. Rev. B. – 2013. – Vol. 87, No. 13. – P. 134417-1-134417-7.

4.         Golovach G.P. Analytical theory of the dipole-exchange oscillations in long ferro- magnetic nanowires of elliptical cross-section in a transverse external magnetic field / G. P. Golovach, M. A. Popov, Y. Roussigne, A.A. Stashkevich, I.V. Zavislyak // JMMM. – 2015. - Vol. 382. – P. 252–264.

5.         Zavislyak I. V. Current-induced nonlinear magnetoelectric effects in strontium hexaferrite / I. V. Zavislyak, M. A. Popov, G. Srinivasan // Phys. Rev. B. – 2016. – Vol. 94, No. 22. – P. 224419-1 – 224419-10.

6.         Viehland D. Tutorial: Product properties in multiferroic nanocomposites / D.Viehland, J.F.Li, Y.Yang, T.Costanzo, A.Yourdkhani, G.Caruntu, P.Zhou, T.Zhang, T.Li, A.Gupta, M.Popov, G.Srinivasan // J. of Appl. Phys. - 2018. – vol. 124, No. 6. – P. 061101-1-061101-27.

7.         Popov M. Strong converse magnetoelectric effect in a composite of weakly ferromagnetic iron borate and ferroelectric lead zirconate titanate / M. Popov, Y. Liu, V.L. Safonov, I.V. Zavislyak, V. Moiseienko, P. Zhou, Jiayu Fu, Wei Zhang, Jitao Zhang, Y. Qi, Tianjin Zhang, T. Zhou, P.J. Shah, M.E. McConney, M.R. Page and G. Srinivasan // Physical Review Applied. – 2020. – Vol. 14. – P. 034039-1-034039-8.

8.         Popov M. Nonlinear magnetoelectric effects in Y-type hexaferrite microwave resonators / M. Popov, Y. Liu, I. Zavislyak, H.Qu, T. Zhang, M. R. Page, G. Srinivasan // J. Appl. Phys. – 2020. – Vol. 128. - P. 113905-1-113905-11

9.         Belous A. Magnetically tunable composite ferrite-dielectric microwave elements / A. Belous, O. Fedorchuk, S. Solopan, M. Popov, I. Zavislyak // JMMM. – 2020. – Vol. 505. – P. 166691-1-166691-7.

10.       Bottcher T. Fast long-wavelength exchange spin waves in partially compensated Ga:YIG / T. Bottcher, M. Ruhwedel, K. O. Levchenko, Q. Wang, H. L. Chumak, M. A. Popov, I. V. Zavislyak, C. Dubs, O. Surzhenko, B. Hillebrands, A. V. Chumak, and P. Pirro // Appl. Phys. Lett. – 2022. – Vol. 120, No. 10. – P. 102401-1- 102401-5.


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Scopus ID: 16053268600

ORCID: 0000-0003-3509-7108

Researcher ID: K-3946-2012

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