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Third Work Meeting of the National Scientific Infrastructure ESHER General Assembly
Third Work Meeting of the National Scientific Infrastructure ESHER General Assembly
  • ZOOM
  • 2020-12-02

Third Work Meeting of the ESHER General Assembly will be held on December,  02 -03, 2020, via online platform ZOOM.

The working meeting will be opened by Prof. Evelina Slavcheva, Director of IEES-BAS. The coordinator of the ESHER project Prof. Daria Vladikova will present the project - philosophy, demarcation, activities, incl. monitoring of their implementation for stage 2. The meeting will be attended by the members of the Executive and Advisory Board of ESHER.

On December 3, 2020 the working meeting will continue with a Scientific Session, where the Scientific Achievements of ESHER will be presented. The session will be organized with oral presentations and short poster presentations aiming to report the main activities and expert services performed with the ESHER equipment.

A detailed program of the event can be found HERE

Book of Absracts can be found HERE.



02-03 December 2020


December 2,

JOINT WORKING MEETING of ESHER General Assembly with the Advisory Board


Moderator: Daria Vladikova

14:00 - 14:10

Opening of the General Assembly Meeting

Prof. Evelina Slavcheva, DSc., Chair of the General Assembly

14:10 - 14:30

General presentation of the ЕSHER activity for 2020

Prof. Daria Vladikova, DSc., Chair of the Executive Board


Monitoring of the Activities

14:30 - 14:50

  • Construction of Module 1 - final stage

Prof. Venko Beschkov, DSc., Member of the Executive Board

14:50 - 15:10

  • Construction of internal communication network - preliminary design

Victor Boev, Marin Pandev, Members of the General Assambly

15:10 - 15:30

  • Technology Platforms in Module 2

Res. Assoc. Blagoy Burdin, PhD, Member of the Executive Board

15:30 - 15:40

  • Communication, cooperation, dissemination of knowledge

Prof. Antonia Stoyanova, Member of the Executive Board


Virtual coffee break

15:50 - 16:50

Comments and recommendations of the members of the advisory board and the representatives of the monitoring authority

16:50 -1 7:30

Discussion - future actions, synergy with other infrastructure projects

17:30  - 17:35

Closing of ESHER's meeting with the Advisory Board

December 3,

SCIENTIFIC SESSION: Scientific achievements of ESHER

09:15 - 09:30

Opening of the Scientific Session

Prof. Daria Vladikova, DSc., Chair of the Executive Board




Session 1: Moderator Simeon Stankov

09:30 - 09:45

Modeling and investigation of degradation processes in a hybrid energy system “Photovoltaic panel - hydrogen generator”

Galin Borisov

9:45 - 10:00

Study of Ti-doped BaCeLaO3-δ ceramics

Ofelia Kostadinova

10:00 - 10:15

New Techniques for Electrode Preparation

Krum Banov

10:15 - 10:30

Modeling, optimization, and modification of nano-porous anodic oxide films as catalysts for water photo-electrolysis

Vasil Karastoyanov

10:30 - 10:40

Virtual coffee break


Session 2: Moderator: Maya Staneva

10:40 - 10:55

Artificial Aging of Solid Oxide Cells via Redox Cycling

Asrar Ahmad Sheikh

11:10  - 11:25

Zeolite based gas-diffusion electrodes

Miglena Slavova

11:25 - 11:40

Development of an innovative design of perovskite based carbon free gas-diffusion electrode for Zn-air rechargeable batteries

Gergana Raikova

11:40 - 11:55

Polybenzimidazole based anion-conductive and N-doped carbon materials (ACN Mat 2020)/Membranes and nanosilver based catalytic ink preparation

Hristo Penchev

11:55 - 12:15


12:15- 13:30

Lunch break




Session 3: Moderator: Gergana Raikova

13:30 - 13:35

Supercapacitors with biogenic carbon and poly(ionic liquid) electrolyte

Svetlana Veleva

13:35 - 13:40

Influence of synthesis method on the structure of BaTiO3

Denitsa Nicheva

13:40 - 13:45

Application of HPLC methods for analyses in the research on biotechnology, renewable fuels and chemical productions

Greta Naydenova

13:45 - 13:50

Project Innovative metal-carbon nanocomposites for hydrogen storage     

Eli Grigorova


Carbon based gas-diffusion electrodes (GDEs) for metal hydride (MH)-Air battery application

Borislav Abrashev

13:55 - 14:05

Virtual coffee break


Session 4: Moderator: Antonia Stoyanova

14:05 - 14:10

Hybrid organic-inorganic proton conducting membranes for fuel cells application

Victor Boev

14:10 - 14:15

Innovative approaches for batteries State of Health (SoH) diagnostics

Dimitar Boychev

14:15 - 14:20

Development of new materials and technologies for Perovskite organometallic solar cells

Maxim Ganchev


Electrocatalytic activity of novel non-precious metal nanocomposites for hydrogen evolution reaction in neutral solution

Elitsa Chorbadzhiyska




Closing Remarks

Prof. Daria Vladikova, DSc., Chair of the Executive Board