Georgi Vayssilov


Prof. Georgi Vayssilov

University of Sofia, Bulgaria

Title of the conference: Quantum chemical modeling of transition metal ions, clusters and complexes in zeolites

Georgi Vayssilov is Professor in the Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy, University of Sofia, Bulgaria. He graduated and received PhD in Chemistry in the same university. In 1998-2000 he was Humboldt research fellow in the Technical University of Munich with Prof. N. Rösch. The research interests of G. Vayssilov include quantum chemical modelling of catalytic systems, new materials, and related complex systems as transition metal complexes and clusters supported in zeolites, metal-organic frameworks, or on metal oxides. He is author of about 100 scientific publications. He was President of the Federation of European Zeolite Associations and of the Humboldt Union in Bulgaria. Since 2015 Prof. Vayssilov is President of the Executive board of Bulgarian National Science Fund.