Ivan Kostov Nikolov

Ivan Kostov Nikolov (Bulgarian: Иван Костов Николов) (December 24, 1913 (O.S.) in Plovdiv, Bulgaria – March 31, 2004 in Sofia, Bulgaria) was a Bulgarian geologist, mineralogist and crystallographer.[1][2][3][4][5]

Ivan Kostov
Иван Костов Николов
Ivan Kostov (1913-2004).jpg
Born24 December 1913 (1913-12-24) O.S.
Died31 March 2004 (2004-04-01) (aged 90)
Resting placeCentral Sofia Cemetery
42°42′45.3″N 023°20′09.6″E / 42.712583°N 23.336000°E / 42.712583; 23.336000
NationalityFlag of Bulgaria.svgBulgarian
Alma materSofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski"; Royal School of Mines, London Imperial College
Known forKostov's Classification of Minerals
SpouseMaria Zgurova Slavova-Kostova
Parents
  • Kosta Nikolov (father)
  • Fanka Nikolova (mother)
Scientific career
Fieldsmineralogy; geology, X-ray crystallography
InstitutionsSofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski", London Imperial College, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, National Museum of Natural History (Bulgaria)
ThesisGenesis of the Bulgarian Iron ore deposit Krepost (1941)

Honors and recognitions [6]Edit

Selected publicationsEdit

  • Kostov, Ivan; Kostov, Ruslan I. (1999). Crystal Habits of Minerals. Sofia: Academic Publishing House "Marin Drinov". OCLC 488807766.
  • Kostov, Ivan (1968). Embrey, Peter G.; Phemister, James (eds.). Mineralogy; author's translation. Edinburgh & London: Oliver & Boyd. OCLC 42358.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Who's who in Science in Europe: A Biographical Guide in Science, Technology, Agriculture, and Medicine. Vol. 4. Longman. 1991. p. 56. ISBN 9780582086623.
  2. ^ World Directory of Mineralogists. International Mineralogical Association. 1970. pp. 33, 34. ISBN 9782715901025.
  3. ^ Bonev, Ivan K. (2004), "In Memoriam Academician Ivan Kostov (1913-2004)", Mineral. Mag., 68 (4): 709–711, doi:10.1180/S0026461X00041803, S2CID 232392431; via http://www.geology.bas.bg
  4. ^ "In Memoriam: Ivan Kostov (24.12.1913-31.03.2004)" (PDF), Geologica Balcanica, 34 (3–4): 111–112, 2004, retrieved 3 May 2018
  5. ^ Kostov, Ivan Nikolov (1979) in the Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Retrieved April 16, 2012.
  6. ^ Костов, Руслан; Братанова, Фани (2013). Живот, посветен на науката, Академик Иван Костов, Планетарна импресия. Sofia: Prof. Marin Drinov Academic Publishing House.
  7. ^ Terziev G. (1966), "Kostovite, A Gold-Copper Telluride from Bulgaria" (PDF), American Mineralogist, 51: 29–36, retrieved May 3, 2018
  8. ^ Breskovski St. (1977), "Genres nouveaux du Crétacé inférieur de la famille Desmoceratidae Zittel, 1895 (Ammonoidea)", C.R. Acad. Bulg. Sci., 30 (10): 1463–1465

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