Dr. Sergey Mikhailov received his PhD from the Institute of Radioengineering and Electronics of Russian Academy of Sciences and performed his scientific research in different Universities and research institutes in Russia, Germany, Sweden and Japan. He is a coauthor of two patents and has published more than 140 research papers in physical journals and conference proceedings. He was a Fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany, and a Senior Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science. His research interests are in the theory of electrodynamic and many-body properties of low-dimensional electron systems in semiconductor structures and the theory of semiconductor devices and terahertz-wave generation. At present he is a Project Leader at the Institute of Physics of the University of Augsburg and works on the theory of nonlinear electrodynamic phenomena in graphene.