WELCOME

Welcome to the official website of the Vita Plus project, funded by the Science Research Fund at the University of Plovdiv Paisii Hilendarski for the period 2021-2022.

Goal of the Project

Development of a platform for analysis of the potential of the Bulgarian business for introduction of biobased technologies in industrial sectors, functioning in the conditions of bioeconomy.

Project Team

Twenty-two specialists, representatives of 7 faculties at the University of Plovdiv Paisii Hilendarski (UP) and the UP Academic Campus at the town of Smolyan.

Funding

The project is implemented through funding from the Science Research Fund at the University of Plovdiv Paisii Hilendarski .

Copyrights

The website and its content are the legal and intellectual property of the Centre for Technology at the University of Plovdiv Paisii Hilendarski, Bulgaria.

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Technologies


Team Leader:
Assoc. Prof. Nina Dimcheva, PhD

Team Members:

Assoc. Prof. Stella Statkova, PhD
Assoc. Prof. Dimitar Tokmakov, PhD
Assoc. Prof. Sotir Sotirov, PhD
Assist. Prof. Vanina Kolcheva, PhD
Assist. Prof. Maria Pimpilova

Envornmental Services


Team Leader:
Prof. Ilia Iliev, PhD

Team Members:

Assoc. Prof. Elenka Georgieva, PhD
Assoc. Prof. Asya Viraneva, PhD
Assist. Prof. Stella Stoyanova, PhD
Assist. Prof. Vessela Yancheva, PhD
PhD student Stanimir Angelov
PhD student Alexander Grigorov

Economic Researches


Team Leader:
Assoc. Prof. Atanas Vladikov, PhD

Team Members:

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mina Angelova, PhD
Assist. Prof. Daniela Pastarmadzhieva, PhD
Assist. Prof. Trayan Yosifov, PhD

Sociological, Legal and Educational Researches

Team Leader:
Assoc. Prof. Stoyka Penkova, PhD

Team Members:

Assoc. Prof. Ani Epitropova, PhD
Assoc. Prof. Nina Gerdjikova, PhD
Assist. Prof. Desislava Stoyankova, PhD
Assist. Prof. Milena Tasheva, PhD

 

Centre of Technologies

„Centre of Technologies“ is the leading structure for research and development at the University of Plovdiv Paisii Hilendarski, engaged in the implementation and improvement of bioeconomics and biotechnology.

 
 

Funded by:

Science Research Fund /SRF/ at the University of Plovdiv Paisii Hilendarski under the “Green Technologies” project line.

Experienced R&D Team

Interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary collective academic expertise in the field of bioeconomics and biotechnology

Advanced R&Ds in Green Technologies

Providing research in the relevant professional and integrated fields to project experts

"Vita Plus" Project Brochure

Please, read more about the "Vita Plus" Project

Iliya Iliev, PhD, is a professor of biochemistry with the following academic and professional interests: Biosynthesis, Biotechnology, Regulation of Metabolism, Modification of Polysaccharides through Metabolic Engineering Techniques for the Production of Enzymes, Enzyme Synthesis and Applications, Prebiotic Oligosaccharides on the Intestinal Tract.
Atanas Vladikov, PhD, is an associate professor of "World Economy and International Economic Relations - European Economy" with the following academic and professional interests: International Economic Relations, Bioeconomy, European Economy, European Union Policies, Public-Private Partnership, Human Capital.