Vesselin Petkov

Vesselin Petkov received a graduate degree in physics from the University of Sofia, a doctorate in philosophy from the Institute for Philosophical Research of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, and a doctorate in physics from Concordia University in Montreal. He taught at Sofia University and Concordia University, and also had a stint at the Physics Department of the Johannes Kepler University of Linz, Austria, before coming to Montreal in 1990. He is one of the founding members and the current director of the Minkowski Institute (