Bulgarian University Ranking System

November 8, 2010
I am very happy about the recently published ranking system for the Bulgarian universities. This is great idea and it is nice to have it in Bulgaria. Modern countries have similar ranking system for decades. For example: World’s Best Universities for 2010 United States Universities Ranking for 2010 It is important that in the United

Intro C# Book: Just Published Alpha Edition

November 7, 2010
As part of the continuous work on writing a high-quality book on computer programming for beginners, I have significant progress with the “Introduction to Programming with C#” book. Most of the book chapters are completely finished and only one chapter (14. Defining Classes) is completely unfinished due to internal confusion. The good news are that

High-Quality Programming Code Course Completed

July 4, 2010
The course I teach along with my colleagues from Telerik Corp. in High-Quality Programming Code Construction finished successfully. The results were great: more than 150 computer science students learned how to write high-quality software and how to refactor existing low-quality code, and how to write effective unit tests with high code coverage. I am happy

Finally I Got My PhD Diploma

July 1, 2010
After few months of procedural delays I got my PhD diploma from the Supreme Attestation Commission to the Council of Ministers of Republic of Bulgaria: Now I am finally a certified Philosophy Doctor (PhD) in computer science.

Telerik Academy – Photos

June 10, 2010
Finally we managed to take some photos of the Telerik Academy ( where I constantly train young software engineers in computer programming, .NET Framework technology stack and team working: Currently I have a group of 20 students who successfully passed in 2 months the “C# Fundamentals” courses (Part 1 and 2) and passed all required

C# Fundamentals Course @ Telerik Academy Finished

May 10, 2010
The Telerik Academy free training program for .NET software engineers is an exciting opportunity for smart and motivated young people to be trained for 6 months for real world software engineers and start their professional career. C# Fundamentals Course – Part I We started our first training season in March 2010 with free C# programming

New Book: Introduction To Programming With C#

November 21, 2009
Today I with Vesko Kolev started a new project: writing a C# book in Bulgarian for beginners that covers the fundamental concepts of computer programming, data structures and algorithms as well as object-oriented concepts, high-quality programming code and problem solving. The book is titled “Introduction to Programming with C#” and will be based on its

Introduction to Programming with Java Book – New Web Site

October 20, 2009
My open-source book “Introduction to Programming with Java” has new Web site: The book is written by a team of 30 authors managed by me and is an excellent tutorial for beginners. It is a book about the fundamentals of computer programming, data strustures, algorithms and logical thinking, not just a Java book. The