Magakian Tigran


Dr. Magakian, Tigran Yuri†† ††††† ††††††††††† †††††††††


Founding member (1999) and Vice-President (2001) of ArAS

Editor of ArAS Newsletter (2002-2004)


Leading research associate and Head of Research Group, Byurakan Astrophysical Observatory (BAO)

Deputy Director of BAO (since 2012)

Member of the EAAS Scientific-Technical Committee (2002)

Lecturer at Department of Astrophysics, Yerevan State University (YSU)

Member of BAO Scientific Council and Specialized Council at BAO for Scientific Degrees


Born 16.07.1953 in Yerevan, Armenia

Graduated from the Yerevan State University (YSU), Department of Astrophysics (1975)

Works at BAO since 1975

Ph.D. degree (1979); Doctor of Science (2001)


Member of the International Astronomical Union (IAU), European Astronomical Society (EAS), Euro-Asian Astronomical Society (EAAS), New York Academy of Sciences


Research fields: young stellar objects, Herbig-Haro objects, cometary nebulae, stellar jets, stellar evolution

Publications: more than 70 papers in Astron. J., Astrophysics, Astronomy Reports, Astron. Letters, PASJ, and Astron. Astrophysics, as well as papers in proceedings of international meetings


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

Tel.: ††††††††††††††† +374-10-52-16-36

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See Magakianís biography in ArAS Newsletter #7-8