“Bulgarian Archaeology 2019” – results of the most active archaeological year in the last two decades

On 14 February 2020, the National Archaeological Institute with Museum at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (NAIM at BAS) presented the thirteenth national archaeological exhibition “Bulgarian Archaeology 2019”. By tradition, the exhibition presents the most interesting finds and a wealth of illustrative material from the fieldwork of Bulgarian archaeologists in the previous year. The opening ceremony was attended by Amelia Gesheva, Deputy Minister of Culture of the Republic of Bulgaria, Assoc. Prof. Todor Chobanov, Deputy Mayor of Sofia Municipality, Prof. Julian Revalski, full member of the Academy and President of BAS, Corr.-Mem. Vassil Nikolov, Vice-President of BAS, diplomatic representatives. The exhibition is traditionally opened on February14th, Archeologist's Day. "For the first time in Bulgaria, there were so many rescue studies and so many sites were [...]

2020-02-18T17:18:06+02:00Monday, 17 February 2020|Categories: Cultural-historical Heritage and National Identity, Selected|

European Commissioner Mariya Gabriel visited the QUASAR Center of Competence

A working meeting with the participation of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel was held by the scientists at the QUASAR Center of Competence "Quantum Communication, Intelligent Security Systems and Risk Management". Academician Chavdar Roumenin and Assoc. Prof. Lachezar Georgiev presented the research activity on the project. Mariya Gabriel got acquainted with the newly constructed laboratory complex equipped with the highest class of specialized equipment which is located at the Institute of Robotics of BAS. Among the highlights of the meeting were Bulgaria's participation in the European Euro QCI initiative and the related challenges. "Quantum technologies are increasingly central to the digital world we live in. I am proud that Bulgaria has also made a major contribution to their development through the QUASAR Center of Competence,” said Commissioner [...]

2020-02-18T17:58:42+02:00Monday, 3 February 2020|Categories: Information and Communication Sciences and Technologies, Selected|

Communication from the Board of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

On 03.12.2019, the Assembly of the Macedonian Academy of Sciences and Arts (MASA) adopted a “Charter of the Macedonian Language”. It constructs historical and linguistic arguments in defense of the official literary language of the Republic of North Macedonia as a separate, independent language with continuity and genealogy defined in Skopje as “Macedonian”. The document raises very serious scientific objections. Therefore, it has been discussed by the Board of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, after which opinions have been requested and presented by three institutes of the Academy: the Institute for Bulgarian Language, the Cyrillo-Methodian Research Centre and the Institute for Historical Studies. The submitted opinions have also been supported by individual positions of members of the Assembly of Academicians and Corresponding Members of BAS [...]

2020-01-21T15:21:09+02:00Wednesday, 11 December 2019|Categories: General Academic News, Selected|Tags: |

President Rumen Radev: IICT – BAS has created a system at a high world level

The Institute of Information and Communication Technologies of BAS has created a high world-level system that has all the elements: scientific infrastructure, proven progressive ideas and methods of scientific research. This was said by the President of the Republic of Bulgaria Rumen Radev during his visit to the Institute on 10 of December. He pointed out that the most important capital is the people – highly prepared, motivated and committed to success. That is why Bulgaria, with what you have done, is positioned on the world innovation map, the President addressed the scientists. […]

2020-01-21T14:31:39+02:00Tuesday, 10 December 2019|Categories: Information and Communication Sciences and Technologies, Selected|

An innovative project of HSSI-BAS is being put into practice

A high school students’ project in robotics received a proposal for practical implementation during the sixth edition of HSSI-BAS session. Developments within six scientific divisions were presented by the participants in the forum of the High School Student Institute of BAS (HSSI-BAS), which was held on 28 and 29 November. […]

2019-12-08T18:29:11+02:00Friday, 29 November 2019|Categories: High School Student Institute, Selected|

The Ministry of Education and Science appreciates the work of the High School Student Institute of BAS

The sixth scientific session of the High School Student Institute of BAS (HSSI-BAS) was opened today by the Deputy Minister of Education and Science Tanya Mihaylova and the Vice-President of BAS corr.-mem. Kostadin Ganev. The two-day forum is held in “Prof. Marin Drinov” hall and is dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. […]

2019-12-08T18:29:54+02:00Thursday, 28 November 2019|Categories: High School Student Institute, Selected|