STOYAN TANEV, PH.D., M.SC. IN PHYSICS, M.ENG. IN TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT
Assistant Professor, IEEE EMBS Senior Member
Department of Systems and Computer Engineering
Faculty of Engineering and Design
Dr. Stoyan Tanev has a M.Sc. (1989, Sofia University, Bulgaria) and a Ph.D. (1995, by the University Pierre and Marie Curie, Paris, France) in Physics as well as a M.Eng. in Telecommunications Technology Management (2005, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada). After one-year post-doctoral research fellowship at the University of Quebec in Outaouais, he worked as a research scientist at Optiwave Corporation, Ottawa, ON, Canada (1997 to 2001). From 2001 to 2003, Dr. Tanev was part of the optical link design team at Innovance Networks, Ottawa, Canada. From 2003 to 2006 Dr. Tanev managed the photonics and biophotonics programs at Vitesse Re-Skilling™ Canada Inc. – a not-for-profit organization providing advanced learning solutions and technology commercialization opportunities for highly qualified professionals in new and emerging technology areas.
In July 2006 Dr. Tanev joined the Department of Systems and Computer Engineering at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada. His main teaching and research activities are associated with the Technology Innovation Management Program. His current research interests are in two major areas: i) new and emerging applications of open source innovation principles, and ii) nanobiophotonics design and modeling.