Prof. Dr. Martin Baumgarten from Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz, Germany visited the Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy, Sofia University from 10 to 12, July, 2017. Within this visit, on the 11th of July, 2017, Prof. Baumgarten delivered a lecture entitled “Conjugated copolymers for ambipolar transistors”. Prof. Baumgarten had several meetings with researchers from the Faculty: Prof. Alja Tadjer, Prof. Anela Ivanova, Assoc. Prof. Galja Madjarova.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Albert Figuerola from the Department of Organic and Inorganic Chemistry, Faculty of Chemistry, University of Barcelona visited the Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy, Sofia University from 22 to 28, May, 2017. Within the visit Prof. Figuerola delivered a lecture on the 23rd of May entitled “Nanohybrids: designing new inorganic tools for improved technologies”. Prof. Figuerola had several meetings with researchers from the Faculty: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Boryana Donkova, Prof. Dr. Irina Karadjova, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Penka Vassileva, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Anife Ahmedova, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ivayla Pantcheva.
Prof. Dr. Simeon Stoyanov – Senior scientist Unilever R&D, NL; (visiting) professor at Uni Wageningen, NL visited the Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy, Sofia University in October/November 2017. Within the visit Prof. Stoyanov delivered a lecture on the 27th of October entitled “Understanding Intellectual Property (IP) – why, how & what“. The second lecture prof. Stoyanov entitled “(Contract) negotiation & Confidential disclosure agreement (CDA) – the good the bad and the ugly”was delivered on the 14th of November 2017.