Tsvetanka Babeva

Tsvetanka Babeva is currently Full Professor and Deputy Director of Institute of Optical Materials and Technology at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria. She received her PhD in Physics from Bulgarian Academy of Science in 2003 and her habilitation in 2010. Her professional experience includes 18 years as a scientist in Bulgarian Academy of Sciences and 27 months as Arnold F. Graves fellow in Centre of Industrial and Engineering Optics at Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland. Her present research is devoted to optical characterization of thin films and developing of porous materials and photonic structures for optical sensing applications.