Gyulzadyan Marietta


GYULZADIAN, Marietta Vazgen                                  


Member of ArAS (1999)


Research associate, Byurakan Astrophysical Observatory (BAO)

Lecturer of "Astronomy" at Physical-mathematical high school after A. Shahinian, attached to Yerevan State University

Leader of Armenian students’ team at International Astronomical Olympiads (IAO, 2007-presently)

Byurakan Plate Achieve Project Executing Team member (2015)


Born 13.12.1956 in Shamlugh, Toumanian District, Armenia

Graduated from the Yerevan State University (YSU), Department of Astrophysics (1978)

Works at BAO since 1978

Ph.D. degree (2013)


Participation in research projects, grants: Twice Grants from American Astronomical Society, Grant for French “JUMELAJ” Program, Grants for participating of IAU Symposiums and Conferences abroad and in Armenia


Membership: IAU Commission C C2 Communicating Astronomy with the Public, IAU Commission C.X1 – Inter-Division D-J Commission Supermassive Black Holes, Feedback and Galaxy Evolution, IAU Commission C.J1 – Inter-Division D-G-H-J Commission Galaxy Spectral Energy Distributions, Jury member of the International Astronomical Olympiad (IAO) (since 2006), Jury member of the International Olympiad of Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA) (since 2012), member of Armenian Astronomical Society, represented as member of the International Astronomical Union (IAU), Galileo Teacher, Armenian Representative of the Galileo Teachers Training Program (GTTP)


Research fields: Active Galactic Nuclei, UV-excess Galaxies, IRAS Galaxies, Starburst Galaxies, Cluster of Galaxies

Publications: more than 20 papers in Astrophysics and other journals and conference proceedings, more than 10 pedagogical publications


Address:          Byurakan Astrophysical Observatory (BAO), Byurakan 0213, Aragatzotn province, Armenia

Tel.:                 +374-94-745664

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