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Prof. Dr. Eng. Nikolay Lissev

Faculty of Hydraulic Engineering, Department Hydraulics and Hydrology - Head of department

Prof. Dr. Eng. Nikolay Lissev
Office Room A403
Phone 9635245/596 или 329
E-mail lisev_fhe@uacg.bg
Marital Status Married

Education

Higher Institute of Civil Engineering (today University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy (UACEG), Sofia, Bulgaria from September 1978 to May 1983.
Degree(s) of Diploma(s) obtained: Civ. Eng; M.Sc; Diploma in Civil Engineering of Water Power Constructions.

Degree/qualification: PhD. Diploma No 26048, Sofia, April 1999.
Them the thesis: “Water waves interaction with rubble mound structures”

Language Skills

English Good
Russian Good
Spanish Good

Science Interests

- Applied Hydraulics, hydraulic and morphological processes in natural streams and open channels, hydraulics of hydrotechnical structures;
- Physical and mathematical modeling in hydraulic engineering;
-Hydraulic modeling of coastal protection and port engineering structures;
-Hydrological modeling of mountain watersheds;

Participation in Research Projects

• Hydrologic and hydraulic safety of the rivers running through Sofia, 1995
• Theoretical investigations and hydraulic model tests for local scour around Danube bridge piers and recommendation for revetment works upstream and downstream the bridge.-1997;
• Design of bottom protection works around piers 19 and 21 of the bridge Rousse - Gurgevo - 1997.
• Mexena Dam - Algeria,. Hydraulic Model Tests of Gated Side Channel Spillway, Chute and Flip Bucket. - 1991
• Koudiet Rosfa Dam - Algeria, Hydraulic Model Tests of Mexican type Spillway, Chute and Flip Bucket. - 1992.
• Bougous Dam - Algeria, Hydraulic Model Tests of Side Channel Spillway, Chute and Flip Bucket - 1994.
• Kramis Dam - Algeria Hydraulic Model Tests of Mexican Type Spillway, Nonprismatic Chute with artificial roughness and nonprizmatic Stilling Basin - 1995.
• Saf-Saf Dam - Algeria - Hydraulic Model Tests of Mexican Type Spillway, Chute and Stilling Basin - 1997.
• El-Hakika Dam - Algeria - Hydraulic Model Tests of Side Channel Spillway, Chute and Flip Bucket - 1997
• Hydraulic Model Tests and Design of different Coastal and Port Structures along Black Sea West Coast - 1970 - 1991
• Master plan of Port "Bourgas"-Wind, Waves and Sea Level - 1992 - 1995
• New East Breakwater of Port "Bourgas" Hydraulic Model tests and Stability 1997;
• Oil Terminal of Port : "Bourgas" - Waves and Climatic Conditions in the Region - 1997 - 1998;
• Vacation village “DYUNI” – Environmental assessment, Final report, April 2000, (Bulgarian);
• Hydraulic Model Investigation of the Facilities for Releasing Flood Water and Bottom Outlet from “Madan” Dam Reservoir – Cascade “Upper Arda”, Bg, 1999;
• Hydraulic Model Investigation of the Facilities for Releasing Flood Water from “Madan” Dam Reservoir – Cascade “Upper Arda” – Bg, Variant-Underground Structures, 1999;
• Barrage ElHamimine-Algerie, Etude hydraulique sur modele reduit, 1999;
• Hydraulic Model Investigation of the Facilities for Releasing Flood Water and Bottom Outlet from “Ardino” Dam Reservoir – Cascade “Upper Arda”, Bg, 2000 г;
• Hydraulic Model Investigation of the Intake structures from “Ardino” Dam Reservoir – Cascade “Upper Arda”, Bg, 2000 ;
• Hydraulic Model Investigation of the Facilities for Releasing Flood Water and Bottom Outlet from “Sarnitca” Dam Reservoir – Cascade “Upper Arda”, Bg, 2000 г;
• L’AMENAGEMENT du TRANSFERT DES’EAUX du BARRAGE “DRAA EL KIFAN” – Algerie, 2000;
• Yadenitca” Dam – Calculation of catastrophic Wave due to dam failure, 2000;
• “Beli Iskar” Dam – Calculation of catastrophic Wave due to dam failure), 2001;
• Hydraulic Model Investigation of the Facilities for Releasing Flood Water From Markieh Dam Reservoir – Syrian Arab Republic, 2002;
• Hydraulic Model Investigation of the Facilities for Releasing Flood Water and Bottom Outlet from “Tcankow Kamak” Dam Reservoir – Cascade “Vatcha”, Bg, 2002;
• Wetlands restoration in the region of the municipalities Svishtov and Tutracan for reduction of water contamination in Danube River. Project of the Bulgarian ministry of environment and water and GEF 2002-2004.
• Study of water resources of the rivers in northern part of province of Cantabria, Spain 2004-2005. Research Report of the group of hydraulics and environmental eng. University of Cantabria, Santander, Spain.
• Hydraulic study of new bridge on the river Miera in Casenas, Cantabria, Spain, 2005.
• Mathematical modelling of wave transformation in the vicinity of yacht port “Sunset”, Pomorie. 2005.
• Hydrologic and hydraulic studies of new bridge of the Arda River near Rudozem, 2006.
• Hydrologic and hydraulic studies for rehabilitation of the bridge on the Struma river between villages Strumiani and Mikrevo , 2006.
• Hydraulic calculations of Chepelarcka river in the reach between km 1+527.18 and km 2+124.47, 2006.
• Hydrologic modelling of the Vacha river reach between river Devinska iflision and Vacha dam
• Hydraulic calculations to evaluate conductivity potential of Osam river in the reach between km 23+900 and km 35+600, 2006 near the villages Novachene and Tranchovitza.
• Hydraulic Model Investigation of the facilities for releasing of flood waters from Rakochevitza Dam reservoir – 2006.

More Info

Specialization in the field of hydraulics and port and coastal engineering in following institutions:
Moscow Institute of Civil Engineering, Department of Navigation and Port Engineering, Desember 1985.
Technical University of Norway - Trondheim, Institute of Structural Engineering, Oct. 1992 - June 1993.
Danish Hydraulic Institute - Horsholm, Denmark, Oct. 1996 - December 1996.
University of Cantabria, Santander, Spain, Group of hydraulics and environmental processes, Oct. 2000 – December 2001.
University of Cantabria, Santander, Spain, Group of hydraulics and environmental processes, May. 2004 – September 2005.