prof.Stoyan Markov
Office Address:
Acad. G.Bonchev Str., bl.25 A, 1113 Sofia, Bulgaria
(+359 2) 870 8494
(+359 2) 870 72 73
markov@acad.bg / Stoyan.Markov@cern.ch


  • Student at the University of Sofia, Bulgaria, "Applied Mathematics ", 1960-1963.
  • Student at Moscow Technical University " Computer Science", 1963-1967.
  • Doctorate Studies (Ph.D.) at Kiev (Ukraine) Institute of Automation. Ph.D. awarded for the dissertation thesis "Mathematical Methods for Identification and Simulation of Industrial Processing", 1974.
  • Associate professor at the Central Institute for Computer Research and Design, 1980-1985.
  • Member of the Presidium of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 1985-1988.
  • Doctor of Science awarded for the thesis "High Performance Computer Systems", 1988.
  • Professor at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 1989.


  • Title: Professor
  • Position: Head of Department


  • Research and Project Institute of Automation, 1967-1971.
  • Deputy Director of the Ministry of Chemistry Computer Center, 1971-1972.
  • Head of Automatic and Control Department of the Ministry of Chemistry. 1972-1974.
  • Deputy Head of Management Department at the Council of Ministers.1975-1976.
  • First Deputy Minister of Telecommunication, 1976-1979.
  • Secretary of State of Electronic Industry, 1979-1985.
  • Deputy Director of the Centre for Information and Computer Science at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Consulting Scientist of the high speed multiprocessor systems in the Space Research Institute of the Soviet Academy of Sciences, 1985-1991.
  • First Deputy Prime-Minister and Minister of Research and Technology, 1986-1988..
  • Chairman of the State Committee of Standardization, 1988-1990.
  • Guest professor at the Institute of Cybernetics, Kiev, Ukraine, 1990-1991.
  • Guest professor at the European Laboratory for Particle Physics (CERN), Geneva, Switzerland. Consulting scientist of design of neural networks and high-speed parallel computers for nuclear detectors, 1992-1993.
  • Consulting scientist of signal processing and image treatment, Salonika, Greece, 1993-1994.
  • Chairman of CROWN-SAPI Holding AG., 1995-2000.
  • Visiting Scientist, CERN, Switzerland, 2001-2004.
  • Professor at the Institute for Parallel Processing, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 01.11.2004.


  • Awarded the National Scientific Prize Winner in Computer Science, 1982.

  • LIST OF BOOKS AND PUBLICATIONS - contains 47 papers and reports and 7 books

    Three last books:

  • Markov, S. 1990. High Performance Computer Systems
  • Markov, S. 1986. Hierarchic Distributed Control Systems
  • Markov, S. 1986. Microprocessor Management Systems
  • Two last publications:

  • C. Rubbia, N. Pavlopoulos, A.Zrodnikov, S.Markov., Nuclear Waste Burner (NWB) an ADS Industrial Prototype for Minor Actinides Elimination, n_TOF Winter School, Centre de Physique de Les Houches,February 2003.
  • S.F.Sidorkin, E.A.Koptelov, S.Markov, V.A.Matveev, P.Pavlopoulos, L.I.Ponomarev, The Basic Features of Multipurpose Target-Blanket Complex of Moscow Meson Factory. ICANS- XVI, May 11-15, 2003, Duesseldorf-Neuss, Germany