"> Diana Rabadjieva – IGIC BAS


IGIC-BAS, Acad. G. Bonchev Str., bl. 11, room 524


Call: +359 2 979 39 25

Email: didiarab@svr.igic.bas.bg

Diana Rabadjieva

Professor, PhD, Head of Laboratory

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Scientific interests:

  • Solubility phenomena; Crystallization processes; Thermodynamics of solutions; Thermodynamic modeling of water-salt systems; Methods of ionic association and ionic interaction.
  • Environmental chemistry; Marine chemistry; Environmental assessment of waters and soils; Chemical species of the existence of the elements in natural and model solutions.
  • Synthesis of inorganic materials; Calcium-phosphate biomaterials; Pure chemical inorganic technologies.
  • Thermal analysis.

Selected papers:

  1. Rabadjieva D.,  Sezanova, K., Gergulova R., Titorenkova R., Tepavitcharova S.,
    Precipitation and Phase Transformation of Dicalcium Phosphate Dihydrate in Electrolyte Solutions of Simulated Body Fluids. Thermodynamic Modeling and Kinetic Studies“,
    Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A. (2020)
  2. Kovacheva, A., Vladov, I., Gabrashanska, M., Rabadjieva, D., Tepavitcharova, S., Nanev, V., Dassenakis, M., Karavoltsos, S.,
    Dynamics of trace metals in the system water – soil – plant – wild rats – tapeworms (Hymenolepis diminuta) in Maglizh area, Bulgaria”,
    Journal of Trace Elements in Medicine and Biology 58 (2020) 126440.
  3. D. Rabadjieva, A. Kovacheva, S. Tepavitcharova, M. Dassenakis, S. Karavoltsos
    Trace metal pollution of waters and soils in Kardjali region, Bulgaria”,
    Environ. Monit Assess, 190, 383 (2018).
  4. Rabadjieva D., Tepavitcharova S., Sezanova K., Gergulova R.,
    Chemical Equilibria Modeling of Calcium Phosphate Precipitation and Transformation in Simulated Physiological Solutions”,
    J Solution Chem  45,1620–1633 (2016)
  5. Kovacheva, D. Rabadjieva, St. Tepavitcharova,
    Simulation of stable and metastable sea-type carbonate systems for optimization of MgCO3.3H2O precipitation from waste sea brine”,
    Desalination, 348, 66-73 (2014).

Professional carrier:

  1. 1986

    Chemical Engineer

    University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy, Sofia
  2. 1986

    Laboratory assistant

    Institute of Chemical Industry, Sofia
  3. 1990


    University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy, Sofia
  4. 1994


  5. 1997

    Assistant Professor

  6. 2003

    PhD, Inorganic Chemistry

  7. 2012

    Associated Professor

  8. 2012

    Head of the Laboratory “Salt Systems and Natural Resources”


International cooperation

  • Department of Inorganic Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Czech Republic
  • Institute of Inorganic Chemistry of the ASCR, Czech Republic
  • Department of Chemistry, Laboratory of Environmental Chemistry, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece