"> Ellie Uzunova – IGIC BAS


IGIC-BAS, Acad. G. Bonchev Str Block 11


Call: + 359 2 979 3908

Email: ellie@svr.igic.bas.bg

Ellie Uzunova

Assoc. Prof., PhD

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Scientific interests:

  • Quantum-chemical studies of inorganic materials, including transition metals, oxides and chalcogenides, with catalytic and photo-catalytic properties. Examining stability, structure-properties relationship, reaction mechanisms, catalytic active sites, and chemical dynamics.   
  • Crystal structure modelling of transition metal oxides, zeoltes and zeolite-related aluminophosphates using ab-initio methods.

Selected papers:

  1. E. L. Uzunova
    Cation pair formation in copper and palladium exchanged MFI zeolite frameworks – a theoretical study”,
    Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2019, 21, 14786-14798.
  2. E. L. Uzunova
    Pathways of selective catalytic CO2 two-step reduction on di-iron, di-cobalt and iron-cobalt disulfide carbonyls – an electronic structure study”,
    Catal. Sci. Technol., 2019, 9, 1039-1047.

Professional career:

  1. 1993


  2. 1996

    assistant professor

  3. 2001

    Associate Professor


Specializations abroad:

  1. Italy
    International Centre of Theoretical Physics

International cooperation:

  • International Centre of Theoretical Physics
    Trieste, Italy