Dr. Stoichko Kalenderski

Stoitchko Kalenderski, PhD

Research Scientists

Research Interests

High resolution modeling of dust phenomena over Arabian Peninsula and Red Sea region

Selected Publications

  • Modeling a typical winter-time dust event over the Arabian Peninsula and the Red Sea
    S. Kalenderski, G. Stenchikov, and C. Zhao
    Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, Volume 13, Issue 4, Pages 1999-2014, (2013)
  • Mixed deterministic statistical modelling of regional ozone air pollution
    S. Kalenderski, D.G. Steyn
    Environmetrics, Volume 22, Issue 4, Pages 572-586, 2011

  • Investigations of the stochastic collisions of drops produced by Ryaleigh breakup of two laminar liquid jets
    G. Brenn, S. Kalenderski, I. Ivanov
    Physics of Fluids, Volume 9, Issue 2, Pages 349-364, 1997
  • Education

    • Ph.D., Atmospheric Sciences, UBC, Vancouver, Canada, 2009
    • B.F., University of National and World Economy, Sofia, Bulgaria, 2001
    • M.Sc., Sofia and Nuremberg (Germany) Universities, 1996
    • M.Sc., Sofia University, Bulgaria, 1994

    Professional Profile

    • 2013-2014: Research Scientist, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
    • 2009-2013: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
    • 2004-2009: PhD student, UBC, Vancouver, Canada


    • 2011-2012: SABIC (Saudi Basic Industries Corporation) postdoctoral Fellowship award
    • 2004-2008: The University of British Columbia: Doctoral tuition fee award
    • 1997: The best publication for  brought out by the Institute of Fluid Mechanics (LSTM), Nuremberg-University, Germany

    KAUST Affiliations

    Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE)