Ivanov Ivanov is an Assistant Professor in Manufacturing Engineering at “Asen Zlatarov” University, Bourgas, Bulgaria. He holds a BSc degree in Manufacturing Engineering, an MSc degree in Materials processing and technologies, and a Doctorate in Material Sciences and Manufacturing Engineering from the Technical University of Varna. He has worked as an engineer in High - Technology Park - Technical University Varna, and processing engineer in Elcable. His research interests include metal processing technologies – plasma arch and laser heat treatment, plastic deformation, metal casting, and welding technologies. His professional competencies are in the fields of diagnostics and non-destructive testing of automotive parts, and the repair of cylinder heads of internal combustion engines. He is an author of one research monograph, one textbook, and over 40 research publications in Bulgaria and abroad. He owns two certificates for the registration of utility models, issued by the Patent Office of the Republic of Bulgaria.
His research publications can be accessed here.