Senior Research Scientist & Professor
PhD from Essen University, Germany. In the past he have worked in the Laboratory of Physical Chemistry in University of Sofia, Bulgaria, as a visiting scientist in the Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris, France, University of Erlangen, Germany and as researcher in Henkel R&D in Dusseldorf Germany. Currently he is the senior scientist Colloids and Interfaces at Unilever R&D Vlaardingen, The Netherlands, special chair professor at University of Wageningen, The Netherlands and visiting professor at University College London, UK. My research interests include applied and fundamental physical chemistry /Soft-Matter, which include: composite materials and product formulation, foams and emulsions, physical-chemistry of digestion, encapsulation & targeted delivery, nano-science/technology, bio-mass utilization and bio-surfactants. He is alsoI am co-author of more then 80 research publications, 75 patents, books and books chapters in various fields of physical-chemistry and soft condensed matter.
Physical Chemistry, Foams, Emulsions, Nanotechnology, Meso-scale modelling, Encapsulation, Industrial R&D, Innovation management, Entrepreneurship