He graduated nuclear physics from the Sofia University
Ph.D. (1976) and Sc.D. (1991)
Nuclear spectroscopy and physics of nuclear fuel
He was associate professor (1995) at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences Institute for Nuclear Research and Nuclear Energy
Professor Dancho Elenkov headed laboratory "Nuclear fuel modelling"
He has more than 60 articles
Светът на физиката (кн. 3) с. 357 (2008)