Nikolay Boychev, MOptom, PhD, MEd

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Optometry


MEd, Learning and Teaching in Higher Education, Aston University, UK
PhD, Optometry and Vision Science, Aston University, UK
MOptom (Hons), Optometry/Master Dual Degree, Aston University, UK

Areas of Expertise

Professional Honors & Awards

Top 25 Scientific Peer-Reviewers – Optometry and Vision Science Journal, 2021
50th Anniversary Prize Researcher Studentship – Aston University, UK, 2016
BCLA Research Scholarship – British Contact Lens Association, UK, 2014
Erasmus Research Scholarship – Erasmus Programme, Germany, 2014

Publications & Presentations

  • Yeung, V., Boychev, N., et al. 2022. Extracellular Vesicles in Corneal Fibrosis/Scarring. Int. J. Mol. Sci., 23, 5921.
  • Dhallu, S., Huarte, S., Bilkhu, P., Boychev, N., Wolffsohn, J. 2020. Effect of Scleral Lens Oxygen Permeability on Corneal Physiology. Optometry and Vision Science, 97, 669-675.
  • Wolffsohn, J., et al. 2019. Global trends in myopia management attitudes and strategies in clinical practice. Cont Lens Anterior Eye, 43, 9-17.
  • Boychev, N., et al. 2016. How should initial fit inform soft contact lens prescribing. Contact Lens and Anterior Eye, 39, 227-233.