"> Lidia Ivanova – IGIC BAS


IGIC-BAS, Acad. G. Bonchev Str., Blg. 11, room 304

Contact Information

Call: + 359 2 979 3570

Email: lidia@svr.igic.bas.bg; lidi1@abv.bg

Lidia Ivanova


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Research areas

  • Flame atomic absorption  spectrometry;
  • Inductively coupled plasma optical emission spectrometry for analysis of liquid and solid samples;
  • Characterization of materials using different analytical techniques;
  • Adsorption processes and purification of contaminated waters.

Selected papers

  1. P. Vassileva, A. Detcheva, L. Ivanova, S. Evtimova,
    Biosorption of Cd2+ ions using Mentha spicata L. and Ruta graveolens L.”,
    Comptes Rendus de L’Academie Bulgare des Sciences, 70(4)  (2017)  497-504 .
  2. L. P. Ivanova, A. K. Detcheva, P. S. Vassileva,
    Characterization of two Bulgarian herbs for use as biosorbents for copper(II)”,
    Analytical Letters, 52(17) (2019) 2650-2662.
  3. A. Detcheva, J. Hassler, L. Ivanova, C. Hommel, T. Vogt,
    ETV-ICP-OES determination of essential, non-essential and toxic elements in seven Bulgarian herbs”,
    Comptes Rendus de L’Academie Bulgare des Sciences, 72(4) (2019) 464-471.
  4. L. P. Ivanova,  P. S. Vassileva, G. G. Gencheva, A. K. Detcheva ,
    Feasibility of two bulgarian medicinal plant materials for removal of Cu2+ ions from aqueous solutions”,
    Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology, 21(1) (2020) 37-45.

Professional experience:

  1. 2007

    MSc in chemistry, subject Inorganic chemical technologies,

    University of chemical technologies and metallurgy- Sofia
  2. 2012

    chemist, laboratory Аnalytical chemistry

  3. 2015

    PhD student in Аnalytical chemistry, subject: “Аnalytical characterisation of natural materials and their study like biosorbents for purification of waters” with supervisors Assoc.Prof. Dr. Albena Detcheva and Assoc.Prof. Dr. Paunka Vassileva


International cooperation

  • Germany
    TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Freiberg