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physicist , researcher

Svetoslav Velinov Koynov, Bulgarian physicist, researcher. Achievements include patents for low temperature method for production of crystalline semiconductor films; patents pending for method for preparation of non-reflecting silicon surfaces for solar cells (black silicon).

Background

Koynov, Svetoslav Velinov was born on January 30, 1950 in Sofia, Bulgaria. Son of Velin Jankov Koynov and Matilda Delicheva Koynova.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, 1991.

Career

Research staff member Central Laboratory Solar Energy and New Energy Sources, Sofia, 1982—1997. Invited scientist Institute Superior Technico, Lisbon, Portugal, 1999—2001. Research staff member Walter Schottky Institute, Technology University Munich, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for low temperature method for production of crystalline semiconductor films. Patents pending for method for preparation of non-reflecting silicon surfaces for solar cells (black silicon).

Connections

Married Mina Stoikova Koynova, June 11, 1987. 1 child Svetla Svetoslavova Koynova.

father:
Velin Jankov Koynov

mother:
Matilda Delicheva Koynova

spouse:
Mina Stoikova Koynova

child:
Svetla Svetoslavova Koynova Koynov