Melikian Norair


Dr. MELIKIAN, Norair Davit†† †††††† ††††††††††† †††††††††


Founding member of ArAS (1999)


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

Deputy Director of BAO (since 2005)

Member of BAO Scientific Council


Born 27.12.1948 in Artashat, Armenia

Graduated from the Yerevan State University (YSU), Department of Astrophysics (1973)

Works at BAO since 1973

Ph.D. degree (1984)


Member of the International Astronomical Union (IAU), European Astronomical Society (EAS) and Euro-Asian Astronomical Society (EAAS)


Research fields: Ha-stars, long-period variables, polarimetry

Publications: more than 80 papers in Astrophysics, Astrophysical J., Astrophys. Space Sci. and Astron. Astrophysics, papers in proceedings of meetings


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

Tel.: ††††††††††††††† +374-10-

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See Melikianís biography in ArAS Newsletter #28