Technical University - Sofia
  • The Space Apps Challenge Sofia event is organized through collaboration between experts and specialists from the software industry, academic community - Space Research and Technology InstituteTechnical University – SofiaState University of Library Studies and Information Technologies,  business - TrainSoft, NGOs - Space Challenges BulgariaJA Bulgaria , StartUP,  and students. The event is organised by the partnership of Bulsatcom"Bulgarian Science""I, Engineer"DELTA 3 and Brain Workshop InstituteBBC Knowledge and BEST Sofia.
    The host organisation TU-Sofia is the largest technical university in Bulgaria offering highly qualified trainers, engineers and technical staff, with modern laboratory facilities. More than 65 years TU-Sofia educates specialists in the field of engineering. For this period, over 100 000 engineers have graduated - bachelor degree in 26 specialties, master degree in 35 specialties, PhD degree in 110 specialties.The TU-Sofia has close working relationships with more than 50 universities in Europe, Asia, North America and Africa. The University is a member of prestigious European and world organisations and participates in various projects under EU, UNESCO and NATO programmes. TU-Sofia is among the leading technical universities in Europe.

    Projects Nominated for Global Judging

    Best Use of Hardware

    WED Weather Embedded Device

    Best Use of Data

    Leaf Zone

    People's choice


    Projects Receiving Local Awards

    Best use of Data - Leaf Zone
    Best use of hardware - WED Weather Embedded Device
    People`s choice - nasa-nex-climate-changes



    Technical University - SofiaMap it
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    Milena Krumova
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  • The following projects were worked on at Sofia:

    • Study of neutron flows from the sun and their absorbing from close passing asteroids

      Project Members from this location
      • Emil Tomov
      • Emil Tomov

      Due to the fact that neutrons do not live long, they do not reach the Earth. However, their time of lifespan depends on various factors such as speed and magnetic field. If they reach Earth different radioactive deposits can be activated imperceptibly.

      I sugest the theory that flying cl... Visit Project

    • WED Weather Embedded Device

      Project Members from this location
      • Borislav Filipov
      • Georgi Velev
      • Evgeni Sabev

      The main purpose of WED is to help humanity to realize that there is actually a process called " Global warming". Our secondary purpose is provide a global network of accurate atmosphere conditions in every point on the planet Earth. Nowadays there are a lot of weather forecast channels and w... Visit Project

    • Astro Platform

      Project Members from this location
      • Vasil Dininski
      • Ivaylo Kenov
      • Todor Stoyanov
      • Lyubomir Georgiev
      • Nikolay Kostov

      The project is an open source cloud platform that allows astronauts, pilots and space tourists to send data to Earth and NASA. This is accomplished by synchronizing the data with the cloud servers. The platform can be easily integrated with different wearable devices to send live data. We have... Visit Project

    • Gravity

      Project Members from this location
      • Evgeni Dimitrov
      • Angel Georgiev

      This project aims to create online map of the gravity of a given position on a map. The input can be either inputted in numeric format as longitude and latitude or chosen from a pin on a map. The output will be in numeric format, representing the gravitational field at the given point.

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    • AQUILA - AQUa Destillata Intelligent Live Automated

      Project Members from this location
      • Iliyan Iliev
      • Marieta Ilieva

      AQUILA is ideal preparation for long lasting life on other planets with natural energy sources and oceanic water or water ice. We work mainly with Jupiter Gallilean moons (Io, Europa, Ganymede, Callisto). Our purpose is to cultivate the hard water from Io (distillation) and deliver the clean w... Visit Project

    • E-paper and reforestation

      Project Members from this location
      • Bozhidar Linkov
      • Bozhidar Linkov

      Since there will be a need for more information in the science shpere ,there is a solution of the problem .In the near future the problem with paper waste and the need for more sources of information for student papers,books and etc will be more high than now.All the universities around the wo... Visit Project

    • Delta Spero

      Project Members from this location
      • Stoyan Bogdanov
      • Maria Vlahova
      • Omar Ali
      • Hristo Gendov
      • Veselin Marinov

      Our Project will help for solving one of the biggest world problem-education.Befor starting the project we make a reserch of the existing robots for training students.The result of our reserch was-now exsist many educational robots for students,but most of them teach only programming concept... Visit Project

    • Efficient photovoltaic system that tracks the sun.

      Project Members from this location
      • Petar Nestorov
      • Nikolay Nikolov
      • Petar Nestorov

      There are a number of good reasons to choose to tracking stationary (fixed position relative to the sun) photovoltaic system (save space and funds from large areas of photovoltaics, ceteris paribus, to produce the same output tracking system will need much less space compared with the stationa... Visit Project

    • Meet the earth!

      Project Members from this location
      • Zhelyazko Zhelyazkov
      • Vasil Gudzhev

      A simple and interactive application for all ages with educational purpose.

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    • nasa-nex-climate-changes

      Project Members from this location
      • Lyubomir Tzvetkov
      • Vasil Angelov

      The current project is dedicated to ease the users who need visualization of the temperature changes. The information is gathered from the NEX-DCP30 climate dataset, in NetCDF format. We parse the data and migrate it to a database, from where we visualize it via the dedicated web application.

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    • Leaf Zone

      Project Members from this location
      • Pavel Kolev
      • Stoyan Ivanov

      For full project description please visit our website - Leaf Zone project

      Take a picture of a leaf - get instant information about ozone affected, diseases and what is the species of the plant. Discover as much plants as you can.

      Ground-l... Visit Project

    • CIBS (Crater Inserted Bio Sphere)

      Project Members from this location
      • NIkolai Vladimirov
      • Nikolay Simeonov
      • Nikolai Karachorov
      • Dragomir Stoev

      Lightweight (under 1 ton) We use a crater in which the installation is deployed. The low weight is a result of the lack of hard walls a ceiling and the need for supports. The subterranean design also has the advantage of being immune to high wind speeds and sandstorms.

      Compact (less tha... Visit Project

    • Scaper

      Project Members from this location
      • Valyo Yolovski
      • Lea Georgieva
      • Trayan Mitev
      • Milen Donchev

      We aim to create a fun and pleasing experience for the player through which he or she can not only have fun but learn new things about the world around him or her. We are going to develop an Android application that incorporates our idea.

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    • tanit

      Project Members from this location
      • Momchil Minkov
      • Tsvyatko Konov
      • Rosen Vitanov

      The project aims to make the user feel like he's currently in a satellite. He can control its environment via different controllers and explore his surroundings.

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    • A new method to determine the motor vehicle dynamics

      Project Members from this location
      • Hermes Novikov
      • Hermes Novikov

      Targets : 1 /Reduction of fuel consumtion of all motor -guided vehicle / incl. electrical / 2/ Quick and most precise calculation / max 30 min./ of all parameters for the construction of a new engine/vehicle. 3/ Nature protection 4/ Less fuel pro... Visit Project

    • New method to determine the motor vehicle dynamics-

      Project Members from this location
      • Hermes Novikov
      • Hermes Novikov

      Targets : 1 /Reduction of fuel consumtion of all motor -guided vehicle / incl. electrical / 2/ Quick and most precise calculation / max 30 min./ of all parameters for the construction of a new engine/vehicle. 3/ Nature protection 4/ Less fuel pro... Visit Project

    • Huston, we had a problem!

      Project Members from this location
      • Nedyalko Petrov

      Ideally, the project will present a platform for crowd-solving of problems at the edge of the human knowledge. This can be achieved by motivating companies and organisations to look for solutions of their challenging problems by using different than the usual sources (Universities or highly pa... Visit Project