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educator , nuclear engineer

Nikolay Ivanov Kolev, Bulgarian nuclear engineer, educator. Recipient Alexander von Humboldt award, Bonn, Germany, 1984-1986, Masuda award Kobe (Japan) University, 1990.


Kolev, Nikolay Ivanov was born on August 1, 1951 in Gabrowo, Bulgaria. Son of Ivan Kolev and Zanka Todorva (Dankova) I.


Diplom Ingenieur, Technology University, Dresden, Germany, 1977. Doctor of Engineering, Technology University, Dresden, Germany, 1978. Doctor of Science, Ministry of Science, Sofia, Bulgaria, 1988.


Scientist Academy of Science, Sofia, 1978, 84, 87, senior scientist, 1988-1989. Visiting scientist Kernforschungszentrum, Karlsruhe, Germany, 1984-1986, visiting professor Germany, 1990-1991. Senior researcher Siemens AG, Erlangen, Germany, since 1992.

Member council for science promotion Ministry of Science, Sofia, 1988-1990. Member science council on nuclear institute Academy of Science, Sofia, 1988-1990, team manager multipphase flow analysis. Senior expert AREVA.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Transient Two Phase Flow, 1986, Multi-Phase Dynamics, Volume 1 Fundamentals, Volume 2 Thermal and Mechanical Interactions, 2002, 3d edition, 2007, Volume 3 Turbulence, Gas Absorbtion and Release Diesel Fuel Properties, 2007. Contributor more than 200 articles to professional journals and science conferences.


  • Other Interests

    Painting, history, guitar playing.


Married Sonja Georgieva Sinovieva, August 3, 1975. Children: Raliza, Iva.

Ivan Kolev I.

Zanka Todorva (Dankova) I.

Sonja Georgieva Sinovieva

Raliza Kolev

Iva Kolev