Popkov Sergey


Phone: +7 (391) 243-07-63

Fax: +7 (391) 243-89-23

E-mail: dir@iph.krasn.ru

Born January 24, 1980


Krasnoyarsk State University, Physical Faculty, 2003

Siberian State Aerospace University (SibSAU), postgraduate studies, 2006

Leibnitz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research, Dresden, Germany, Scientific training, 2006-2007

Scientific Degree:

  • Candidate of Physics and Mathematics, 2007

(Cand. Sci. Dissertation Experimental study of transport properties of heterogeneous high-temperature superconductors with the magnetic ordering in the intercrystallite boundaries)


  • Scientific Secretary, Kirensky Institute of Physics
  • Assistant Professor, Siberian Federal University, Department of Physics of Condensed Matter

Research interests:

  • Low- temperature physics
  • Superconductivity
  • Transport and magnetic properties of single-crystal and polycrystalline superconductors and manganites

Selected works:

  1. D.A. Balaev, S.I. Popkov, S.V. Semenov, A.A. Bykov, E.I. Sabitova, A.A. Dubrovskii, K.A. Shaikhutdinov, and M.I. Petrov, Contributions of Intergrain Boundaries to the Magneto-Resistive Effect in Polycrystalline High-Tc Superconductors. The Underlying Reason of Different Behavior of the YBCO and BSCCO Systems // J. Supercond. Nov. Magn., 2011, vol. 24, p. 2129.
  2. D.M. Gokhfeld, D.A. Balaev, S.I. Popkov, K.A. Shaikhutdinov, and M.I. Petrov, Asymmetry of Magnetization Curves of Textured BSCCO // Physica C, 2010, vol. 470, p. S870.
  3. K.A. Shaikhutdinov, S.I. Popkov, S.V. Semenov, D.A. Balaev, A.A. Dubrovskii, K.A. Sablina, and N.V. Volkov, Low-Temperature Resistivity of Polycrystalline (La0.5Eu0.5)0.7Pb0.3MnO3 in a Magnetic Field // J. Phys.: Conf. Series, 2010, vol. 200, p. 052025.
  4. Balaev D.A., Dubrovskiy A.A., Popkov S.I., Shaykhutdinov K.A. , Petrov M.I. Magnetic Field Dependence of the Intergrain Pinning Potential in Bulk Granular Composites YBCO + CuO Demonstrating the Large Magnetoresistive Effect // J. Supercond. Nov. Magn. – 2008 – V. 21, p. 243-247.
  5. D.M. Gokhfeld, D.A. Balaev, K.A. Shaikhutdinov, S.I. Popkov, and M.I. Petrov, Current–Voltage Characteristics of Break Junctions of High-Tc Superconductors // Physica C, 2007, vol. 467, p. 80.
  6. K.A. Shaihutdinov , D.A. Balaev , D.M. Gokhfeld , Yu.I. Kuzmin, S.I. Popkov, and M.I. Petrov, Study of Current-Voltage Characteristics of Bi-based High-Temperature Superconductors with the Fractal Cluster Structure // Physica C, 2006, vol. 435, p.19.