INSTITUTE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES - BAS


Associate Professor Ivan Tzonev Mustakerov, PhD

AREAS OF SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS
  • Operations research
  • Engineering systems modelling and design
  • e-learning systems and tools
  • Software systems for information processing


  • OFFICE ADDRESS
    Institute of Information Technologies
    Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
    Acad. G. Bonchev St., Bl. 2
    1113 Sofia
    Phone: (+359 2) 979 32 41
    E-mail:

    LANGUAGES
  • English, Russian


  • EDUCATION
  • INSTITUTE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES - BULGARIAN ACADEMY OF SCIENCES, Assoc. Prof., 1999
  • Institute of Technical Cybernetics and Robotics - Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Ph. D., (Technical Cybernetics), 1980.
  • Technical University - Sofia, Dipl. Eng., (Electrical transportation), 1972.


  • SPECIALIZATIONS:
  • 28 April 9 May 2008: NATO Advanced Study Institute: "New Challenges in Digital Communications", Vlora, Albania.
  • Massachussetts Institute of Technology, Boston, MA, 1985.
        Professor Thomas Magnanti.
  • Washington State University, Pullman, WA, 1984.
        Professor Walter Grantham.


  • SELECTED PAPERS:
    1. Mustakerov I., D. Borissova. Wind turbines type and number choice using combinatorial optimization. Renewable Energy. ISSN: 0960-1481, Vol. 35, Issue 9, 2010, Pages 1887-1894.(IF: 2.226), in SciVerse ScienceDirect TOP25 Hottest Articles
    2. Borissova D., I. Mustakerov. A Multicriteria Approach to Exploring Combinations of External Surveillance Conditions Defining a Given NVD Working Range Value. Cybernetics and Information Technologies ISSN: 1311-9702, Vol. 9, No 4, 2009, pp. 102-109.
    3. P. Halachev, I. Mustakerov. Evaluation of the Time Needed for e-Learning Course Developing. Cybernetics and Information Technologies, ISSN: 1311-9702, 9(3), 2009, 86-95.
    4. Mustakerov, I., D. Borissova. LINDO API Using for Development of Customized Applied Optimization Software. International Conference "AUTOMATICS AND INFORMATICS09", ISSN: 1313-1850, 29 Sept-4 October 2009, Sofia, Bulgaria, pp. I-113 - I-116. (in Bulgarian)
    5. Borissova D., I. Mustakerov, A Framework of Multimedia E-Learning Design for Engineering Training, Advances in Web Based Learning ICWL 2009, Proc. of 8th International Conference Aachen, Germany, Aug.'2009, Marc Spaniol, Qing Li, Ralf Klamma, Rynson W.H. Lau (Eds.), Springer, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), ISBN: 978-3-642-03425-1, Vol. 5686, 2009, 88-97.
    6. Borissova D., I. Mustakerov, A generalized optimization method for night vision devices design considering stochastic external surveillance conditions, Elsevier Inc., Applied Mathematical Modelling, ISSN: 0307-904X, 33, 2009, 4078-4085. (IF: 1.375)
    7. Mustakerov I., D. Borissova, Using Java-Technology for Optimal Job-Shop Scheduling, IIT/WP-249B, ISSN: 1310-652, November 2008, 8 pages.
    8. Mustakerov I., D. Borissova, "Optimal Manufacturing Scheduling for Dependent Details Processing", WCSET 2008, JULY 04-06, 2008, PARIS, FRANCE, Proceedings of World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, vol. 30, pp. 1071-1075. full text
    9. Borissova D., I. Mustakerov. Multicriteria Choice of Night Vision Devices Considering the Impact of Their Performance Parameters. AMO - Advanced Modeling and Optimization, Vol. 10, No 1, 2008, 81-93.full text
    10. Borissova D., I. Mustakerov. Night vision devices design process modelling. Proc. of Int. Conf. on Theory and Applications in Mathematics and Informatics, ICTAMI 2007, Alba Iulia, Romania (Eds. D. Breaz, N. Breaz, D. Wainberg) Part 1, pp. 55-66. full text
    11. Mustakerov I., D. Borissova. Software system for night vision devices design by reasonable combinatorial choice. Proc. of Int. Conf. on Theory and Applications in Mathematics and Informatics, ICTAMI 2007, Alba Iulia, Romania (Eds. D. Breaz, N. Breaz, D. Wainberg) Part 1, pp. 43-53. full text
    12. Mustakerov I., D. Borissova. Technical systems design by combinatorial optimization choice of elements on the example of night vision devices design. Comptes rendus de lAcademie bulgare des Sciences, ISSN 1310-1331, Tom 60, No 4, 2007, 373-380. full text (IF= 0.206)
    13. Borissova D., I. Mustakerov. A Working Distance Formula for Night Vision Devices Quality Preliminary Information. Cybernetics and Information Technologies, ISSN: 1311-9702, Vol. 6, No 3, 2006, . 85-92. full text
    14. Stoyanov B., I. Mustakerov, D. Borissova. A multimedia computer methodology in pneumoautomatics education. Cybernetics and Information Technologies, ISSN: 1311-9702, Vol. 6, No 2, 2006, pp. 63-69. full text
    15. Borissova D., I. Mustakerov. Method of Rational Choice by Sorting in the Software System NVGpro. Cybernetics and Information Technologies, ISSN: 1311-9702, Vol. 6, No 1, 2006, . 69-75. full text
    16. Moustakerov I.. A Software System for Visual Processing of Graph Data. Cybernetics and Information Technologies, ISSN: 1311-9702, Vol. 5, No 2, 2005, pp. 156-163. full text
    17. Borissova D., I. Mustakerov. An optimal choice method of the elements for NVGs optoelectronics tract. IIT Working Papers, ISSN 1310-652X, IIT/WP-214, 2005.
    18. Borissova D., I. Mustakerov, . Tzarnoretchki. Web-based Software System for Choosing of the NVGs Optoelectronics Tract Elements. IIT Working Papers, ISSN 1310-652X, IIT/WP-208B, 2005.
    19. Mustakerov I., D. Borissova, B. Stoyanov. Software System for Distant Education Self-testing. Cybernetics and Information Technologies, ISSN: 1311-9702, 4(2), 2004, pp. 128-133. full text
    20. Borissova D., I. Mustakerov, O. Tzarnoretchki. Opto-electronic devices (night vision goggles) modelling. IIT Working Papers, ISSN 1310-652X, IIT/WP-180B, 2004, pp. 228 - 238.
    21. Stoyanov B., D. Borissova, I. Mustakerov, J. Petkov. Methodological Model for Learning in Virtual Multimedia Environment on Festo's Pneumoautomatics Products Basis. "New Technologies in Education and Professional Training - 2nd National Scientific and Applied Science Conference", Plovdiv, 2004, pp.228 - 238.
    22. Moustakerov I., B. Metev, V. Monov, "INFO1"- a File-based Management Information System, Cybernetics and Information Technologies, ISSN: 1311-9702, vol. 2(1), 2002, pp. 103-109. full text
    23. Moustakerov I.. General Purpose File-based Information System. Problems of Engineering Cybernetics and Robotics, ISSN 0204-9848, vol. 52, 2001, pp. 70-74.
    24. Moustakerov I., V. Grigorova. Personal Management Information Systems. CompSysTech'2001 - Bulgarian Computer Science Conference - (21.06 - 22.06), 2001, Sofia, Bulgaria, pp. III.30 - (1-5).
    25. Moustakerov I.. n Improved Network Optimization Model for Transport Processes Control. Problems of Engineering Cybernetics and Robotics, ISSN 0204-9848, vol. 50, 2000, pp. 47-53. full text

    BOOKS:
    1. Bogdanov D., I. Mustakerov. C Programming Language, "Technika", Sofia, 1989, 230 pages.
      preprints 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004.
    2. Graham Curtis. Business Information Systems (bulgarian translation D. Bogdanov, I. Mustakerov), "Ivan Vazov", Sofia, 1995, 599 pages.

    SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITIES AND APPLICATIONS
    Selected Research and Applied Projects
    1. Manufacturing sheduling and stock control in SME, Contract with Bulgarian Small and Medium Enterprises Promotion Agency (BSMEPA) and ALOE Ltd. 2007-2009.
    2. Investigation of the possibilities to design a night vision pseudo binocular device with digital image processing Contract with Ԕ company, #210183, 2008.
    3. Optimal planning of the details and units production for CNC metalworking machines, Contract No 201 with Ministry of Education and Science and RAIS Ltd. (2006-2007)
    4. Development of a methodology and computer technology for education in virtual multimedia environment (on Festo's pneumoautomatics products basis) - Contract No -05/2003 with Ministry of Education and Scientific (2003-2006).
    5. System for remote investigation and manipulation of suspicious objects, Contract with Ministry of Defence, #210100, 2001.

    SOFTWARE SYSTEMS
    1. Wind -
    2. E-Learning Software system for students self-testing
    3. NVDpro - Software system for night vision devices design, (NVDpro - free demo version).
    4. Software system for optimal manufacturing scheduling in RAIS Ltd., Project - -201. (Screenshot)
    5. G-Data - Software system for combinatorial graph algorithms. (Screenshot)
    6. NVGpro Night Vision Goggles optoelectronic channel design
    7. e-Learning C Programming Language
    8. e-Learning Basics of Pneumatics (Demo)
    9. INFO 3 - Information system for scientific and application activities of GFI - BAS, 2004. (Screenshot)
    10. INFO 2 - Information system for scientific and application activities of CLHG - BAS, 2002.
    11. INFO 1 - Information system for scientific and application activities of IIT - BAS, 2001.
    12. Web design: www.iit.bas.bg

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