Bulgaria - Coat of Arms "Unity Makes Strength"
Bulgaria - Coat of Arms "Unity Makes Strength"

This is a List of Bulgarian inventors and discoverers, working locally or overseas. The list comprises people from Bulgaria and also people of predominantly Bulgarian heritage.

Education

The Cyrillic Alphabet, invented by St. Clement of Ohrid and used by most Slavic people (right). Its predecessor - the Glagolitic alphabet by Sts. Cyril and Methodius (left).
The Cyrillic Alphabet, invented by St. Clement of Ohrid and used by most Slavic people (right). Its predecessor - the Glagolitic alphabet by Sts. Cyril and Methodius (left).

Physics

Prof. Georgi Nadjakov discovered the photoelectrets.
Prof. Georgi Nadjakov discovered the photoelectrets.
Prof. Ivan Stranski, the father of the kinetic theory of crystal growth (1940)
Prof. Ivan Stranski, the father of the kinetic theory of crystal growth (1940)

Technology

Medicine

Pharmacology

Astronomy

Aircraft

Assen Jordanoff, inventor, engineer, and aviator-pioneer.
Assen Jordanoff, inventor, engineer, and aviator-pioneer.

Automotive

Literature

Elias Canetti, Nobel laureate in Literature (1981).
Elias Canetti, Nobel laureate in Literature (1981).

Art


See also

List of Bulgarian inventions and creations

References

  1. ^ Sretenova, Nikolina. "Ivan N. Stranski: An Exciting Journey to the Academic Top". Union of Scientists in Bulgaria. Retrieved 2009-08-06.
  2. ^ "Iwan Nikolà STRANSKI (1897 – Sofia – 1979)" (in German). History and Foundations of Quantum Physics. Retrieved 2009-08-06.
  3. ^ Mitev, I (1977). "[The 6th heart sound]". Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss. 70: 265–72. PMID 404983.
  4. ^ SAMUEL REFETOFF, MD, Interview conducted by Michael Chappelle, June 4, 2011
  5. ^ Linde, Arvid, 2011, Preston Tucker & Others: Tales of Brilliant Automotive Innovations, Veloce Publishing PLC, ISBN 978-1-84584-017-4
  6. ^ Antonov Transmission
  7. ^ Mysterie achter Antonov zal nog blijven voortleven. Financieel Dagblad, May 6th, 2013
  8. ^ "Nobel Prize in Literature 1981". Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2008-10-17.