Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
Curriculum Vitae
Institute of Organic Chemistry with Centre of Phytochemistry

PETKO MARINOV IVANOV, Research Professor Dr.Sci.

Born in Shumen, Bulgaria, on October 24, 1947

Permanent Business Address
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Organic Chemistry with Centre of Phytochemistry, ul. Acad. G. Bonchev, bloc 9, Sofia 1113, Bulgaria

E-mail: ivanov@bas.bg

Educational Background
Higher Education, Physics (Solid-State Physics), 1965-1970, The University of Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria
Ph.D., Theoretical Chemistry, 1973-1976, Institute of Organic Chemistry with Centre of Phytochemistry, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (IOC-BAS)

Previous Appointments
1972-1973†††††††††††††††††††† Constructor, Institute for Semiconductors, Botevgrad, Bulgaria
1973-1976†††††††††††††††††††† Postgraduate Fellow, IOC-BAS
1976-1977†††††††††††††††††††† Research Fellow (The Third Degree), IOC-BAS
1977-1981†††††††††††††††††††† Research Fellow (The Second Degree), IOC-BAS
1981-1987†††††††††††††††††††† Research Fellow (The First Degree), IOC-BAS
1983-1984†††††††††††††††††††† Postdoctoral Fellow, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
1987-2005†††††††††††††††††††† Assoc. Prof./Senior Research Fellow (The Second Class),
                                        IOC-BAS; Dr.Sci. - since 2000.
1994-1995†††††††††††††††††††† Visiting Professor, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB),
                                        Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
1996-1997†††††††††††††††††††† Advanced Industrial Technology Researcher, Toyohashi
                                        University of Technology (TUT), Toyohashi, Japan
2002-2003†††††††††††††††††††† Visiting Professor, UAB, Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
2005 to date††††††††††††††††† Prof./Senior Research Fellow (The First Class), IOC-BAS

Research Records Abroad
1. Specialization within a joint research project, Ruhr Universitat, Bochum, FRG, October-December 1980 (c/o Prof. Gunther Snatzke and Prof. Otto Ermer)
2. Monbusho Research Fellowship - Hokkaido University, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Sapporo, Japan, January 1983 - March 1984 (c/o Prof. Eiji Osawa)
3. Monbusho Scolarís Follow-up Research Fellowship - Hokkaido University and Department of Knowledge-Based Information Engineering, TUT, Toyohashi, Japan, October 1990 - January 1991 (c/o Prof. Eiji Osawa)
4. Visiting Professor - UAB, March 1994 - February 1995, a sabbatical grant from the Direccion General de Investigacion Cientifica y Tecnica, Ministerio de Educacion y Ciencia, Madrid, Spain (c/o Prof. Carlos Jaime)
5. Visiting Professor Positionship - UAB, March 1995 - January 1996, a grant from the Direccion General de Universitats from Generalitat de Catalunya, Catalonia, Spain (c/o Prof. Carlos Jaime)
6. Advanced Industrial Technology Researcher - Bureau of Science and Technology through a New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) grant, Department of Knowledge-Based Information Engineering, TUT, Toyohashi, Japan, February 1996 - March 1997 (c/o Prof. Eiji Osawa)
7. Visiting Professor - UAB, Departament de Quimica, March 2002 - February 2003, a sabbatical grant from the Direccion General de Investigacion Cientifica y Tecnica, Ministerio de Educacion y Ciencia, Madrid, Spain (c/o Prof. Carlos Jaime).
8. Visiting Professor Positionship - UAB, March 2003 - February 2004, a grant from the Direccion General de Universitats from Generalitat de Catalunya, Catalonia, Spain (c/o Prof. Carlos Jaime)

Invited Lectures
1. Lecture courses on Molecular Mechanics within the program for the Doctor courses in the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Departament de Quimica, Unitat de Quimica Organica, Facultat de Ciencies, Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain, during the academic years 1994/1995, 1995/1996 ("Molecular Mechanics and Molecular Modelling", 20 hours), 2002/2003 ("Molecular Mechanics: Force Fields and Applications to the Modelling of Organic Crystals", 30 hours), and 2003/2004 ("Molecular Mechanics: Force Fields and Applications", 30 hours),
2. "Instrumental Methods in Biology and Chemistry" (45 hours; atomic absorption and emission spectroscopy, vibrational spectroscopy, electron spectroscopy, NMR), University of Plovdiv, branch at the town of Smolyan, Bulgaria, 2000/2001.
3. "Molecular Mechanics" (30+15 hours), within the master's degree program in Computational Chemistry in the University of Sofia "St. Kliment Ohridski", 2002-2013.

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