Kroum Batchvarov

Assistant Professor Ph.D. Texas, 2009


About

Dr. Batchvarov’s main research focus is in maritime archaeology of 17th-century seafaring. He specializes in English and Dutch ship construction. While employed by the Swedish National Maritime Museums, Division Vasa, he developed and implemented a method for recording the frames of the Swedish warship Vasa which sank on its maiden voyage in 1628. Batchvarov recently used the same method to record the framing on the English ship Warwick, lost in Bermuda in 1619. Between 2000 and 2001 he organized and directed the first complete excavation of a Black Sea shipwreck, in the southern bay of Kitten, Bulgaria.

Kroum Batchvarov
Contact Information
Emailkroum.batchvarov@uconn.edu
Phone860-405-9295
Office LocationAvery Point Campus