Daniela Ilieva Batovska
Daniela Ilieva Batovska serves as an Associated Professor of organic chemistry at the Institute of Organic Chemistry with Centre of Phytochemistry, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (IOCCP-BAS). She was born on 13th August 1968. From March 1996 till November 2000, he earned a Ph.D. degree in bioorganic chemistry, chemistry of natural and physiologically active compounds on 20th February 2001 with a thesis entitled "Synthesis and biological activity of derivatives of sterols" from Institute of Organic Chemistry with Centre of Phytochemistry, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (IOCCP-BAS), Sofia, Bulgaria. From October 1986 till November 1991, he obtained an M.S. in chemistry on the 21st December1992 with a thesis entitled "Triterpenes and sterols in Rosmarinus officinalis L." from Sofia University "St. Kl. Ochridski", Department of Chemistry, Sofia, Bulgaria. He was a JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow from November 2003 till November 2004 at Hokkaido University, Graduate School of Agriculture, Sapporo, Japan. He served as JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow from November 2002 to November 2003 at Toyama Prefectural University, Biotechnology Research Center, Toyama, Japan. His research interests include Chemical and enzyme synthesis of bioactive natural compounds and their analogs, survey on structure-activity correlations, methods for evaluation of the antioxidant activity of natural and synthetic compounds, isolation, identification, and quantification of natural compounds from medicinal plants and propolis, and metabolomic analyses of grape-vine populations. Besides, Batovska has been a Member of the Union of Chemists in Bulgaria, from May 2006 to present, a Member of the Federation of Scientific and Technical Unions, from May 2006 to present, and a Member of the European Association for Chemical and Molecular Sciences, from May, 2006 to present.
Biography Updated on 3 January 2011