Petrosian Artashes


Dr. PETROSIAN, Artashes Ruben†† ††††† ††††††††††† †††††††††


Member of ArAS (2002)


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

Director of BAO (1994-1999)

Minister of Education and Science of Armenia (1996-1998)

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


Born 16.02.1952 in Yerevan, Armenia

Graduated from the Yerevan State University (YSU), Department of Astrophysics (1974)

Works at BAO since 1974

Ph.D. degree (1981)


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

Research fields: active galaxies, starburst galaxies, Supernovae

Publications: more than 110 scientific papers in Astrophysics, MNRAS, Astron. Astrophys., Astrophys. J., and Astron. J., papers in proceedings of meetings


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

Tel.: ††††††††††††††† +374-10-27-08-69

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See Petrosianís biography in ArAS Newsletter #2