Prof Viktor Popov who completed his PhD at WIT is Head of the Environmental Fluid Mechanics Division. He has over 15 years of research experience in environmental modelling, computational fluid dynamics, and environmental research and protection. Prof Popov participated in a number of research and industrial projects during 2007. He is currently involved in three EC FP6 projects, two as a risk assessment task leader, and one NATO SfP project as the NATO Country Project Director.
He is the principal author of one book and several chapters in books, co-editor of several books and author or co-author of many scientific papers. He is a member of the editorial board of the International Journal on Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements. His main research interests include: Environmental Modelling, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Environmental Risk Assessment, Waste Management, High Performance Computing and Simulations.