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Gergana M. Radulova, Ph.D.
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Gergana M. Radulova, Ph.D.

Research interests:

Surface rheology of protein adsorption layers
Protein adsorption at liquid and solid interfaces
Bulk rheology of colloidal dispersions and micellar solutions
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1. Saturated Micellar Networks: Phase Separation and Nanoemulsification Capacity. T.G. Slavova, G.M. Radulova, K.D. Danov, Colloids and Interfaces 8 (2024) 11. doi: 10.3390/colloids8010011



1. Growth of Giant Micellar Aggregates: Quantitative Theory vs Experiments. K. Danov, G. Radulova, M. Georgiev, P. Kralchevsky, J. Technical Univ. Gabrov 66 (2023) 24–28



1. Analytical Modeling of Micelle Growth. 5. Molecular Thermodynamics of Micelles From Zwitterionic Surfactants K. D. Danov, K. G. Marinova, G. M. Radulova, M. T. Georgiev, J. Colloid Interface Sci. 627 (2022) 469–482; doi: 10.1016/j.jcis.2022.07.087

2. Rheology of Saturated Micellar Networks: Wormlike Micellar Solutions vs. Bicontinuous Micellar Phases T.N. Stancheva, M.T. Georgiev, G.M. Radulova, K.D. Danov, K.G. Marinova, Colloids Surf. A 625 (2022) 129927; doi: 10.1016/j.colsurfa.2022.129927



1. Rheology of Mixed Solutions of Sulfonated Methyl Esters and Betaine in Relation to the Growth of Giant Micelles and Shampoo Applications. V.I. Yavrukova, G.M. Radulova, K.D. Danov, P.A. Kralchevsky, H. Xu, Y.W. Ung, J.T. Petkov, Adv. Colloid Interface Sci. 275 (2020) 102062; doi: 10.1016/j.cis.2019.102062

2. Encapsulation of Fragrances and Oils by Core-Shell Structures from Silica Nanoparticles, Surfactant and Polymer: Effect of Particle Size. T.G. Slavova, G.M. Radulova, P.A. Kralchevsky, K.D. Danov, Colloids and Surfaces A, Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects 606 (2020) 125558; doi: 10.1016/j.colsurfa.2020.125558



1. Properties of the Micelles of Sulfonated Methyl Esters Determined from the Stepwise Thinning of Foam Films and by Rheological Measurements. E.S. Basheva, K.D. Danov, G.M. Radulova, P.A. Kralchevsky, H. Xu, Y.W. Ung, J.T. Petkov, J. Colloid Interface Sci. 538 (2019) 660−670; doi: 10.1016/j.jcis.2018.12.034



1. Hardening of Particle/Oil/Water Suspensions Due to Capillary Bridges: Experimental Yield Stress and Theoretical Interpretation. K.D. Danov, M.T. Georgiev, P.A. Kralchevsky, G.M. Radulova, T.D. Gurkov, S.D. Stoyanov, E.G. Pelan. Adv. Colloid Interface Sci., 251 (2018) 80–96; doi: 10.1016/j.cis.2017.11.004

2. Encapsulation of Oils and Fragrances by Core-in-Shell Structures from Silica Particles, Polymers and Surfactants: The Brick-and-Mortar Concept. G.M. Radulova, T.G. Slavova, P.A. Kralchevsky, E.S. Basheva, K.G. Marinova, K.D. Danov, Colloids Surf. A 559 (2018) 351−364; doi: 10.1016/j.colsurfa.2018.09.079



1. Shear Rheology of Mixed Protein Adsorption Layers vs Their Structure Studied by Surface Force Measurements. K.D. Danov, P.A. Kralchevsky, G.M. Radulova, E.S. Basheva, S.D. Stoyanov, E.G. Pelan. Adv. Colloid Interface Sci. 222 (2015) 148–161.



1. Shear Rheology of Hydrophobin Adsorption Layers at Oil/Water Interfaces and Data Interpretation in Terms of a Viscoelastic Thixotropic Model. G.M. Radulova, K.D. Danov, P.A. Kralchevsky, J.T. Petkov, S.D. Stoyanov. Soft Matter 10 (2014) 5777−5786.



1. Surface Shear Rheology of Adsorption Layers from the Protein HFBII Hydrophobin: Effect of Added β-Casein. G.M. Radulova, K.Golemanov, K.D. Danov, P.A. Kralchevsky, S.D. Stoyanov, L.N. Arnaudov, T.B.J. Blijdenstein, E.G. Pelan, A.Lips, Langmuir 28 (2012) 4168-4177.

2. Surface Shear Rheology of Hydrophobin Adsorption Layers: Laws of Viscoelastic Behaviour with Applications to Long-Term Foam Stability. K.D. Danov, G.M. Radulova, P.A. Kralchevsky, K. Golemanov, S.D. Stoyanov, Faraday Discussions. 158 (2012) 195-221.