Ants movie Photos from WCO'2013 Languages: fluently English, fluently French, fluently Russian, Bulgarian (native language) Computational skills: Fortran, C/C++, MPI Operation systems: UNIX, Linux, MSDOS, Windows Education:
1982-1986 - student in Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science of
Sofia University, BSc. degree.
1988 - Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science of Sofia University,
Mathematics - M. Sc. in Mathematical Modeling
1999 - "St Kliment Ohridski" University of Sofia, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science - PhD in Computer Science and Applied mathematics.
- Thesis title:"Synthes of Systolic Array"
- Thesis supervisor: "Prof. DR. Raytcho Lazarov, Texas A&M University,USA
- Thesis adviser: Prof. Hristo Djidjev, University of Warwick, Coventry, England.
1988-1989 - Specialization at the Laboratory of Parallel Processing,
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences - Parallel Algorithms and Applications - adviser prof. Hristo Djidjev
1989-1992 - Ph. D. student, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science of Sofia University
1993-1998 - Researcher,Central Laboratory of Parallel Processing
1995 - 6 month specialization, Institute of Applied Mathematics and
IMAG - Centre National de Recherche Scientifique - LMC, Grenoble, France,
supported by French Ministry of Education - Parallel Architectures - responsible - prof. Denis Trystram.
1999 - 1 year Post.Doc at Institute National de Recherche en Informatique
et en Automatique,Sophia-Antipolis, France - Automatic Differentiation -
responsible - prof. Laurent Hascoet
2000 - 2002 - Marie Curie Fellow of EC at IRIDIA Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium - Combinatorial Optimization Problems - responsible - prof. Marco Dorigo
2003 - 2005 - Assistant Professor, Central Laboratory for Paralel Processing, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria
2005 - 2016 - Associate Professor, Institut of Parallel Processing, Bulgarian Academy of Science, Sofia, Bulgaria.
2007 - 3 months invited professor, University of Malaga, Spain - Metaheuristics for optimization problems.
2016 - present - Professor, Institut of Information and Communication Technologies (former Institut of Parallel Processing), Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.
Fields of Research
High-Speed Computing and Parallel Algorithms.
VLSI systems and algorithms.
Parallel structures (Systolic Arrays, de Bruijn, Grid).