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Assistant Prof. Svetoslav E. Anachkov, Ph.D.
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Assistant Prof. Svetoslav E. Anachkov, Ph.D.

Research interests:

Surface Forces in Colloidal Dispersions
Micellization and Self-Assembly
Nanoparticle Synthesis and Ordering
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» ResearcherID (Web of Science): C-5727-2012
» Author ID (SCOPUS): 35387511700
» ORCID: 0000-0002-2417-1539




1. WIPO Patent: Oral care composition used for whitening teeth, comprises nonionic surfactant comprising one or more carbon-carbon double bond, pigment and carrier, and does not comprise anionic surfactants, amphoteric surfactants and polymers. S.E. Anachkov, H. Jin, P.A. Kralchevsky; Y. Li; Patent Number: WO2020035269-A1, 20.02.2020.



1. Viscosity Peak due to Shape Transition from Wormlike to Disklike Micelles: Effect of Dodecanoic Acid. S.E. Anachkov, G.S. Georgieva, L. Abezgauz, D. Danino, P.A. Kralchevsky. Langmuir 34 (2018) 4897–4907; doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b00421

2. Detachment of Rough Colloids from Liquid–Liquid Interfaces. M. Zanini, I. Lesov, E. Marini, C.-P. Hsu, C. Marschelke, A. Synytska, S.E. Anachkov, L. Isa. Langmuir 34 4861–4873; (2018) doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b00327



1. Universal Emulsion Stabilization from the Arrested Adsorption of Rough Particles at Liquid-Liquid Interfaces. M. Zanini, C. Marschelke, S.E. Anachkov, E. Marini, A. Synytska, L. Isa. Nature Comm. 8 (2017) 15701; doi:10.1038/ncomms15701



1. Particle Detachment from Fluid Interfaces: Theory vs. Experiments. S.E. Anachkov, I. Lesov, M. Zanini, P.A. Kralchevsky, N.D. Denkov, L. Isa. Soft Matter 12 (2016) 7632–7643; doi: 10.1039/C6SM01716A.

2. Self-assembly of molecules and colloid particles in the design of advanced materials and products. P.A. Kralchevsky, K.D. Danov, S.E. Anachkov, G.S. Georgieva. Proceedings of UNITECH 2016, Univ. Publ. House V. Aprilov, Gabrovo, 2016; p. 37-46; ISSN 1313-230X.

3. Synergistic Growth of Giant Wormlike Micelles in Ternary Mixed Surfactant Solutions: Effect of Octanoic Acid. G.S. Georgieva, S.E. Anachkov, I. Lieberwirth, K. Koynov, P.A. Kralchevsky, Langmuir 32 (2016) 12885–12893; doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b03955



1. Adsorption of Linear Alkyl Benzene Sulfonates on Oil–Water Interface: Effects of Na+, Mg2+ and Ca2+ ions. S. E. Anachkov, S. Tcholakova, D. T. Dimitrova, N. D. Denkov, N. Subrahmaniam, P. Bhunia. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects 466 (2015) 18–27.

2. Depletion Forces in Thin Liquid Films Due to Nonionic and Ionic Surfactant Micelles. P.A. Kralchevsky, K.D. Danov, S.E. Anachkov. Curr. Opin. Colloid Interface Sci. 20 (2015) 11–18.



1. Disclike vs. Cylindrical Micelles: Generalized Model of Micelle Growth and Data Interpretation. S.E. Anachkov, P.A. Kralchevsky, K.D. Danov, G.S. Georgieva, K.P. Ananthapadmanabhan. J. Colloid Interface Sci. 416 (2014) 258-273.

2. Micellar Solutions of Ionic Surfactants and Their Mixtures with Nonionic Surfactants: Theoretical Modeling vs. Experiment. P.A. Kralchevsky, K.D. Danov, S.E. Anachkov. Colloid J. 76 (2014) 255-270.



1. Extension of the Ladder Model of Self-assembly from Cylindrical to Disclike Surfactant Micelles. P.A. Kralchevsky, K.D. Danov, S.E. Anachkov, G.S. Georgieva, K.P. Ananthapadmanabhan, Curr. Opin. Colloid Interface Sci. 18 (2013) 524-531.



1. Determination of the Aggregation Number and Charge of Ionic Surfactant Micelles from the Stepwise Thinning of Foam Films. S.E. Anachkov, K.D. Danov, E.S. Basheva, P.A. Kralchevsky, K.P. Ananthapadmanabhan, Adv. Colloid Interface Sci. 183-184 (2012) 55-67.



1. Preparation of two-dimensional direct opals by controlled assembly of silica spheres. S. Anachkov, P. Vasileva, C. Dushkin, J. Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials 2009, 11, 1355-1358.