Virgil DIMOV   
Research Associate Professor

Central Laboratory of Mineralogy and Crystallography (CLMC),
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS)
Web site:
1113 Sofia, Acad. G. Bonchev Str., Bl. 107, BULGARIA
Phone: (+3592) 8700161; Fax.: (+3592) 9797056;
E-mail: vidsofbgclmcbasbg; vidsofbgbasbg; dimoveudoramailcom






  1. Krustew, L.P.,J.K. Bojadjewa, B.I. Borow, B.I. Dimov, P.T. Dronsin, M.S. Stefanowa, M.I. Beschewliewa, 1976, Morphometrische Untersuchung der Leberlysosomen hungernder Ratten., Acta Histochemica, Suppl.-Bd. XVII, S., 177-180.
  2. Dodony I., V. Dimov, Gy. A. Lavas, 1984, Polytypism of Chloritoid: A new three-layered modification, Proc. of the Eight Eur. Cong. on Electr. Micr,) Budapest, Aug. 13- 18, 2, 1029-1030.
  3. Haefke, H., A. Panov, V. Dimov, 1990,Thin Film Growth of Silver Sulphide I: Initial Stages of Heteroepitaxy on NaCl, Thin Solid Films, 188, 133-142.
  4. Bozhilov K., V. Dimov, A. Panov, H. Haefke, 1990, Thin Film Growth of Silver Sulphide II Structure models of epitaxial contact layers, Thin Solid Films, 190, 129-138.
  5. Hadjimitov V. N. , M. N. Iliev, V. Dimov, M. Pissas, C. Mitros, 1993,  Raman scattering and transmission electron microscopy studies of commensurate modulated Bi2+xSr3-xFe2O9..2 isostructural to Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8.21, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 5, 907-914.
  6. Dimov, V., V.Iamakov, K.Bozhilov, 1994, Automated Identification of Monocrystal Microphases in Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM), Computers & Geosciences, 20, 9, 1267-1273
  7. Milenov,T. I., V. I. Dimov, 1996, Transmission Electron Microscopy Observation of Antiphase Boundaries in CdTe, J. of Mat. Sci., 31, 4693-4795.
  8. Dimov Virgil I., Albena V. Ilieva, Nelly G. Khaltakova, Liudmila D. Filizova, 2000, Structural Model of Al13 - Pillared Montmorillonite, Clays and Clay Minerals., Vol. 48, No. 1, 1-9,.
  9. Vergilov, Zlatil, Virgil Dimov, Ilia Vergilov, 2000, Pilot real structure modelling of Vitosha tourmaline, Ann.LUniv.Sof., 1- Geol., 92, 95-104.
  10. Milenov T. I., V. I. Dimov, N. G. Khaltakova, M. M. Gospodinov, 2000, HRTEM Observation of S=3 and S=9 Tilt about <011> Axis Grain Boundaries in Bulk CdTe Crystals, Crist.Res.Technol., 35, 11-12, 1331-1341.
  11. Dimov Virgil, 2004, Non-conventional diagnostics of microcrystalline mineral phases by TEM, Proc. of Annual Scientific Conference of the Bulg. Geol. Soc. Geology 2004, December 16-17, 2004, Sofia, express issue, House of Sc. and Technology, Sofia, 12-14.
  1. Dimov Virgil, Zlatil Vergilov, Biliana Kostova, Ilia Vergilov, 2004, Real structure study of Vitosha tourmaline by computer simulated HRTEM images, Ann.LUniv.Sof., 1- Geol., 96, 121-130.
  2. Dimov Virgil, Nelly Khaltakova, 2005, TEM Determination of Structural Parameters of Mineral and Synthetic Crystalline Phases by Means of SAED Images, Ann.LUniv.Sof., 1- Geol., 97,107-115.
  1. Dimov V., P.Vitanov, 2005, Structure study of porous silicon by atomic structure modeling and computer simulated HR TEM images, Pros.of 6 Workshop Nanostr. Mat. Appl. And Innov. Transfer, Nov. 24-27, 2004, Sofia, Nanoscience & Nanotechology, 5, eds. Balabanova, Dragieva, Heron Press, Sofia, 2005, 27-30.
  2. Dimov, V.I., P.K. Vitanov, 2005. Formation of porous silicon: Electron microscope investigation, Journal of Applied Physics, 98 3, Pages 1-9.
  3. Ilieva, A., V. Dimov, 2005, Montmorillonite-Cristobalite Association in Bentonite Clays from Bulgarian Deposits, Proc. of the Jubilee International Conference 80 Years Bulgarian Geological Society, 2005, express issue, Geological Society, Sofia, 2005, 71-73.
  4. T. I. Milenov, V.I. Dimov, M. M. Gospodinov, 2007, TEM Observation of Two-Dimensional Defects in CdTe Crystals, Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials, Vol. 9, No. 2, February 2007, p. 289 292.
  5. P. Vitanov, V. Dimov, A. Harizanova, B. Kostova, I. Piroeva, 2007, Structure analysis of nanostructured TiO2 thin films using transmission electron microscopy, Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials, Vol. 9, No. 2, February 2007, 260 263.
  1. Kostova, Bilyana, Virgil Dimov, Ludmil Konstantinov, 2008, Modification of the atomic arrangement in Ca1-xSrxF2 crystals close to x ≈ 0.5, 60 , . . . , 13.
  2. Milenov T. I, V. I. Dimov, P. M. Rafailov, M. M. Gospodinov, 2008, Electron Diffraction Study of Various Lattice defects in a Bi4Ge3O12 crystal, Appl Phys A, 92, 643-649.
  3. Dimov V., B. Kostova, L. Konstantinov, 2008, Investigating structural changes in Ca1-xSrxF2 by computer modeling and digital simulation of HRTEMI, Crystals, Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced materials, in print.