Mikhail Cherkasskii

Черкасский Михаил

Associate Professor, PhD


Date and place of birth
28th of February 1985, St.Petersburg, Russia​


Affiliation and official address

Saint Petersburg State University

7/9, Universitetskaya nab., Saint Petersburg, 199034 Russia

Postal and visiting address

Room A-304, Quantum Optics Lab,

Physics Faculty, Saint Petersburg State University,
3, Uljanovskaya ul., Peterhof, St. Petersburg, 198504 Russia

e-mail: macherkasskii [at] hotmail.com

mobile: +7 921 316 34 67

ORCID:  0000-0002-4845-9158
SCOPUS ID:  35742851200

ResearcherID:  C-4101-2015

Pure:  link

Researchgate:  link

Main Publications




Cherkasskii, M.A., Drozdovskii, A.V., Es'Kov, A.V. Features of spin-wave envelope solitons of the terahertz frequency range in thin hexaferrite films. J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 1038, 012116 (2018).




Es’kov A.V., Belyavskii P.Y., Anokhin A.S., Pakhomov O.V., Semenov A.A., Myl’nikov I.L., Nikitin A.A., Bui M.T., Cherkasskii M.A., Plotnikov V.V. Experimental investigation of the electrocaloric response in ferroelectric materials // Technical Physics. 2016. Vol. 61, No. 7. — P. 1112-1114.


Cherkasskii M.A., Nikitin A.A., Kalinikos B.A. Theory of Multinonlinear Media and Its Application to the Soliton Processes in Ferrite–Ferroelectric Structures // Journal of Experimental and Theoretical Physics. 2016. Vol. 122, No 4. — pp. 727–733.




Wang Z., Cherkasskii M., Kalinikos B.A., Wu M. Observation of spin-wave dark soliton pairs in yttrium iron garnet thin films // Physical Review B. 2015. Vol. 91, No. 17. — P. 174418.




Wang Z., Cherkasskii M., Kalinikos B. A., Carr L. D, Wu M., Formation of bright solitons from wave packets with repulsive nonlinearity // New Journal of Physics 2014. Vol. 16. — P. 053048.

Ustinov A. B., Kondrashov A. V., Nikitin A. A., Cherkasskii M. A., Kalinikos B. A. Observation of envelope solitons electromagnetic spin waves in a layered structure multiferroic // Pis'ma v Zhurnal eksperimental'noy i teoreticheskoy fiziki. 2014. Vol. 100. No 12. — P. 941-945. (in Russian).




Cherkasskii M.A., Kalinikos B.A. Solitons of the Envelope of Electromagnetic Spin Waves in Longitudinal Magnetized Infinite Multiferroic Medium // Technical physics letters. 2013. Vol. 39. No. 2. - P. 182–184.

Cherkasskii M. A., Kalinikos B. A. Envelope Solitons of Electromagnetic Spin Waves in an Artificial Layered Multiferroic // JETP Letters. 2013. Vol. 97. N. 11. - P. 611-615.

Ordóñez-Romero C. L., Cherkasskii M. A., Qureshi N., Kalinikos B. A., Patton C. E. Direct Brillouin light scattering observation of dark spin-wave envelope solitons in magnetic films // Physical Review B. 2013. Vol. 87. N. 17. — P. 174430




Drozdovskii A. V., Cherkasskii M. A., Ustinov A. B., Kovshikov N. G., Kalinikos B. A. Formation of Envelope Solitons of Spin Wave Packets Propagating in Thin Film Magnon Crystals // JETP Letters. 2010. Vol. 91. No. 1. - P. 16-20.

Cherkasskiі M. A., Kovshikov N. G., Kalinikos B. A. Observation of the Modulation Instability and Spin Wave Solitons in Ferromagnetic Films under the Conditions of Coexistence of Four Wave and Three Wave Parametric Processes // Physics of the Solid State. 2010. Vol. 52. No. 10. - P. 2123–2128.