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Memoirs

Created 10.7.2006
Updated 18.12.2018
CORRESPONDING MEMBER
ALEXANDER CHRISTOFF
(20.03.1872 – 18.10.1951)
Born:

Alexander Pavlov Christoff was born in Sofia.

Education:

He studied physics, chemistry and mathematics in the University of Jena (1892-1893) and Leipzig (1893-1896).

He defended PhD teses at the University of Leipzig (1896).

Research:

Alexander Christoff made his experimental research on the boundary of Physics and Chamistry for the first time in Bulgaria.

Professional experience:

He was Professor on Experimental Physics at the Sofia University (1909-1937).

Professor Alexander Christoff was dean of the Faculty of Physics and Mathematics at the Sofia University (1922-1923).

He became coressponding member of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences since 1921.

Teaching activities:

Alexander Christov lectured experimental physics courses (1909-1937).

Publications:

A. Christoff, Uber die Elektrolise der Nitrate, (Dissertation), Leipzig, 1896, 32 s.

A. Christoff, Untersuchungen uber die Absorption des CO2 in waesserigen Salzlosungen und binaeren Fluessigkeitsgemengen, Zeitschrift fur physikalische Chemie, 53 1905, s. 321

A. Christoff, Ueber die Abhaengigkeit der Absorption von der Oberflaechenspannung, Zeitschrift fur physikalische Chemie, 55, 1906, s. 622-634

A. Christoff, Nichtelektrolytische Aufloesung von Quecksilber in Wasser und anderen Fluessigkeiten, Zeitschrift fur physikalische Chemie, Leipzig, 63, 1908, s. 346-354

A. Christoff, Uber die Abhangigkeit der Absorption von der Oberflachenspannung, Zeitschrift fur physikalische Chemie, 79, 1912

References:

  1. М. Арнаудов, История на Софийския университет "Св. Климент Охридски" през първото му полустолетие 1888-1938, София, Придворна печатница, 1939

  2. 100 година БАН (1869-1969), София, БАН (1969) с. 754

  3. История на Софийския университет "Климент Охридски", София, 1988

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