Abrahamyan Hayk




Member of ArAS (2010)


Junior research associate, Byurakan Astrophysical Observatory (BAO)
Member of the Armenian Virtual Observatory (ArVO) team

Person in charge of BAO Plate Archive


Born 12.06.1985 in Yerevan, Armenia

Graduated from Yerevan State University (YSU), Department of Astrophysics (2008)

Works at BAO since 2006


Research Fields: AGN, radio galaxies, QSOs, X-ray properties of active galaxies, multi wavelength studies of galaxies

Participation in Research Projects, Grants: ArVO project (since 2010), ANSEF (2011), ANSEF (2011), ANSEF grant PS-2968 “Study of Multiwavelength Properties of Markarian Galaxies using Virtual Observatory” (2012), ANSEF grant PS-3605 “X-ray properties of active galaxies” (2014)


Participation in Meetings & Schools: Armenian physics World Congress (2005), First Byurakan International Summer School for young astronomers (2006), Joint European and National Astronomy Meeting (JENAM 2007), Second Byurakan International Summer School for young astronomers (2008), Conference dedicated to V.A. Ambartsumian’s 100th Anniversary (2008), Third Byurakan Summer School for YSU Students (2009), Pushchino Radio Astronomy Observatory Summer School for Young Astronomers (2010), 32nd International School for Young Astronomers (ISYA-2010), Young Scientists Conference “50 years of Cosmic Era” (2011), XXIX Pushchino Radio Astronomy Observatory Conference (2012),  Fourth Byurakan International Summer School for young astronomers (2012), Astronomical Heritage in the National Culture (2012), IAU S304: Multi wavelength AGN Surveys and Studies (2013),  International conference in Pulkovo Observatory (Russia, 2014), International School for Young Astrophysicists (Tajikistan, 2014).


Prizes: ArAS Annual Prize for Young Astronomers (2014)


Publications: Some 20 papers in Astrophysics, Astronomische Nachrichten and Reports of the National Academy of Sciences of Armenia and proceedings of local and international meetings


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

E-mail:             gurgen@bao.sci.am , pgurgen@freenet.am