Evgenia Benova is an Associate Professor at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Sofia, Bulgaria; head of Plasma Technology laboratory at CoC Clean&Circle. Her research interests are Plasma Physics, Plasma Technology including industrial applications of nonthermal atmospheric-pressure plasmas, and the interaction of electromagnetic waves with plasmas. She has authored or coauthored more than 55 research articles and more than 50 conference papers in the field of plasmas and applications with more than 400 independent citations. h-index (Scopus and Web of Science) – 11.