Mahtessian Abraham


Dr. MAHTESSIAN, Abraham Poghos                        


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

Deputy Director of BAO (1999-2003)


Born 13.03.1954 in Leninakan (Gyumri), Armenia

Graduated from the Yerevan State University (YSU), Department of Astrophysics (1976)

Works at BAO since 1976

Ph.D. degree (1989)


Member of the International Astronomical Union (IAU)


Research fields: groups and clusters of galaxies, Markarian galaxies

Publications: more than 50 papers in Astron. Nachrichten, Astrophysics, and Communications of BAO; papers in proceedings of international meetings


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

Tel.:                 +374-10-