Emilia Mihaylova is Associate Professor of Physics at the Agricultural University of Plovdiv, Bulgaria. She received her Ph. D. from the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. She has published more than 60 papers in leading international journals. Current research interests of Emilia Mihaylova include holography, with focus on new holographic photopolymers for specific applications, digital holography with focus on microscopy and metrology, electronic speckle pattern interferometry and shearography, white light interferometry and profilometry.