Dr. Nikita Toropov received his Ph.D. degree at ITMO University and B.Sc. & M.Sc. with honors at Tomsk State University (Russia). He has work experiences in different organizations, such as Tomsk State University, ITMO University, University of Bath (MSC IRSES Program), Aston University (British Council Grant). The main scientific interest is photonics of micro- & nanostructures, fiber optics, nanoplasmonics, an interaction of light with substance.