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Vladimir Georgiev

Position: Associate Professor

Department: Fluid Mechanics


Open Laboratory of Experimental Micro and Nano Mechanics (OLEM)

Room number: 424, block 4

Phone: +359 2 979 6407



Scientific degrees, institution, year:



  • Master of Science (M.Sc), UCTM Sofia, Technology of Organic Synthesis and Fuels, 2005.

  • PhD, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 2009.

Fields of Research:


Technology of composite materials; development of biodegradable and recyclable polymer materials for 3d printing; characterization of solid-state materials by DSC, TGA, LFA, XRD, SEM, GC/MS, FT-IR.

Extended Information


36 Publications in peer review journals.

425 Citations

h-index 10


Recent Publications:


  • Batakliev, T., Georgiev, V., Angelov, V., Ivanov, E., Kalupgian, C., Muñoz, P. A. R., Fechine G.J.M., Andrade R.J.E. Kotsilkova, R. (2021). Synergistic effect of graphene nanoplatelets and multiwall carbon nanotubes incorporated in PLA matrix: Nanoindentation of composites with improved mechanical properties. Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 30(5), 3822-3830.

  • Kotsilkova, R., & Georgiev, V. (2021). Influence of graphene size and content on thermal conductivity of novel poly(lactic) acid nanocomposites. Comptes Rendus De L'Academie Bulgare des Sciences, 74(4), 521-528.

  • Georgiev, V. (2021). Preparation and thermal stability evaluation of GNP/CNT doped poly(lactic acid) and high-density polyethylene nanocomposites. Bulgarian Chemical Communications. 53 (2); 249 – 255.

  • Kotsilkova R, Ivanov E, Georgiev V, Ivanova R, Menseidov D, Batakliev T, Angelov V, Xia H, Chen Y, Bychanok D, Kuzhir P. Essential Nanostructure Parameters to Govern Reinforcement and Functionality of Poly (lactic) Acid Nanocomposites with Graphene and Carbon Nanotubes for 3D Printing Application. Polymers. 2020 Jun;12 (6):1208.

  • V. Georgiev, A. Eliyas, G. Tyuliev, T. Batakliev, V. Serga, P. Karakashkova, M. Anachkov, and V. Iliev. Effect of coupling the TiO2 and WO3 loaded with noble metals for UV photodegradation of oxalic acid, assisted by ozone. Environmental Technology, 41 (22), (2020), 2955-2969.


Recent Projects:


  • European Unions Horizon 2020-MSCA-RISE – 871163 Reliable Electronics for Tomorrow’s Active Systems (ReACTIVE Too) 2020-2024.

  • H2020-FET-Graphene Flagship-881603 Graphene Core 3 (2020-2023).

  • European Unions Horizon 2020-MSCA-RISE-734164 Graphene 3D Project 2016 Graphene 3D Multifunctional Graphene based Nanocomposites with Robust Electromagnetic and Thermal Properties for 3D printing Application (2017-2021).

  • H2020-SGA-FET-GRAPHENE-2017-785219 Graphene Core 2 (2018-2020).


Modified date:23-02-2023