Dr. techn Albena Daskalova

Dr. techn. Albena Daskalova – Team leader

e-mail: a_daskalova@code.bg

phone: +359 886316420

Research and professional experience:

2009- Postdoc FP7 Marie-Curie Fellowship, IESL-FORTH, Heraklion-Greece.

2004- Head Assistant at the Institute of Electronics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

2000-2003 Research associate, PhD degree at Institute of Applied Physics, Vienna University of Technology.

1999- Mag. Sofia University ’’St. Kliment Ohridski’’, Physics Department


- Project coordinator of the Bulgarian national project „Bioactivity improvement of biomimetic materials by texturing with ultra-short laser pulses"- DN08/5 (2016-2018г.)

- Project coordinator of the Bulgarian national project „ 3D femtosecond laser  microstructuring of biomaterials for application in medicine’-DMU0315-(2011-2015)

- Project coordinator of the bilateral Bulgaria/Austria project  ‘’DNTS/Austria/01/1 Ultra-short microprocessing of collagen thin films for tissue engineering applications -(2013-2018)

- Project coordinator of  FWO/BAS  project № Р-38/18.11.15: "Functionalization of biomaterials, modified via femtosecond laser irradiation of improving cellular proliferation’’2016 - 2018

- MC member of  COST CA16122 BIONECA- Biomaterials and advanced physical techniques for regenerative cardiology and neurology, 2017-2021

- MC member of  COST MP1301 NEWGEN- New Generation Biomimetic and Customized Implants for Bone Engineering,  2013-2017.

- MC member of COST MP1005 NAMABIO - From nano to macro biomaterials (design, processing, characterization, modeling) and applications to stem cells regenerative orthopedic and dental medicine,  2011-2015

- FP7 Laserlab Europe, project number: ulf-forth 002013 "Tailored topography control of biomaterial surfaces by ultrafast lasers for cell-substrate studies"- 2014

- Leader of the Bulgarian Research Team of the FP7 Laserlab Europe, Project ‘Studies of ultra-short laser ablation mechanisms of biological tissue by examination of the ablation products with TOF and Plasma-Shadow-Graphy’, project number: ulf-forth 001495 - 2009г.

- Leader of the Bulgarian Research Team of the of the FP76 ITSLEIF, Transnational access programme  ‘HCI-induced ToF-SIMS studies of hard dental tissues’, Project number: P09073A – 2009-2011г.

Interests: Femtosecond laser ablation,laser-matter interaction, biomaterials, tissue engineering 


Laboratory of Biophotonics

Femto Science - Application Group

Институт по Електроника към Българска Академия на Науките
София – 1784, бул. „Цариградско шосе” - 72