Lyubomir Krastanov

Lyubomir Krastanov was a Bulgarian physical scientist specializing in meteorology, atmospheric physics and fundamental physics.[1] One of the modes for growth of thin films, Stranski–Krastanov growth, is named after him and Ivan Stranski. On the 12th of June 1959 he was elected the deputy president of the Bulgarian academy of sciences.[1]

Lyubomir Krastanov
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Krastanov in Central Meteorological Institute in Sofia, 1944


  1. ^ a b "NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES: OFFICERS, COUNCIL, MEMBERS, FORIEGN [sic] ASSOCIATES, AND SECTIONS". Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 50 (1): 1.1–38.1. 1963-07-01. doi:10.1073/pnas.50.1.1-a. ISSN 0027-8424. PMC 300673. PMID 16578532.

Further readingEdit

  • Vesselinov, Markov Ivan. Ivan Stranski-The Grandmaster Of Crystal Growth. World Scientific, 2018.