Silviya Ninova

Dr. Silviya Ninova

Dr. Silviya Ninova
Projektmitarbeiterin (Room No.: 2.OG.29)

Jakob-Haringer-Straße 2a, 5020 Salzburg

Tel.: +43-662-8044-6250
Fax.: +43-662-8044-6209

research Interest

My research interests lie in the field of computational materials science. I am interested in understanding processes at the adsorbate-substrate interface via theoretical electronic- structure calculations of surfaces and surface-supported nanostructures.

Academic Qualifications

2006 – 2010:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry – Module Physical and Theoretical Chemistry, Sofia University, Bulgaria

2010 – 2011:
  • Master’s degree in Computational Chemistry, Sofia University, Bulgaria

2011 – 2015:
  • PhD in Chemistry with Dr. Federico Totti, Laboratory for Molecular Magnetism, University of Florence, Italy
  • Thesis: “Single-Molecule Magnets and Surfaces at Density Functional Level of Theory: A Study of Their Properties Before and After Adsorption”

Academic Career


  • Postdoctoral researcher with Prof. Dr. Ulrich Aschauer, University of Bern, Switzerland

Since 2019:
  • Postdoctoral researcher with Prof. Dr. Michel Bockstedte, University of Salzburg, Austria