March 10, 2016

AREAL Applications: Life and Materials Sciences

The first experimental results in the fields of life and materials sciences obtained by using AREAL 2-5 MeV energy ultrashort electron beam are summarized in the paper of V. M. Tsakanov et al, “AREAL Low Energy […]

March 4, 2016

Visit of “Frontiers in Optics & Photonics” Students

On the 4th of March the participants of the 3rd International Advanced School “Frontiers in Optics & Photonics” together with Anna S. Kotanjyan (Senior Researcher, Laboratory of Theoretical Physics, Faculty of Physics of Yerevan State University) […]

February 2, 2016

Meetings with Research Groups

Within the period of 15-31 January 2016 a number of meetings between CANDLE staff and Yerevan State University, National Polytechnic University of Armenia, Yerevan Physics Institute, Scientific Center of Radiation Medicine and Burns, Institute of […]

December 25, 2015

Experimental program at AREAL and DELTA 2016

Following the Call for proposals for experimental research on AREAL and DELTA facilities during the period of January-June 2016, CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute has received more than 20 proposals from various scientific groups in the […]

November 23, 2015

The ISTC Delegation Visit to CANDLE

The Delegation of International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) headed by the Executive director Mr. David Cleave, has visited CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute. Guests got acquainted with the present status and ongoing activity on AREAL […]

November 18, 2015

CANDLE Board Meeting

Тhe meeting of CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute Board of Trustees took place on the 18th of November 2015. The Board evaluated the Institute activity and the prospects of its development. Year 2015 is emphasized by […]

November 12, 2015

News from the DELTA Microscopy Station

The three dimensional (3D) imaging technique of biological samples has been successfully proceeded at the DELTA two-photon microscopy station. The sample’s 3D imaging is performed by using the ImageJ program. This is a solid step […]

October 26, 2015

AREAL International Advisory Committee Meeting

On 21-23 October 2015, meeting of the AREAL facility International Advisory Committee was held at the CANDLE Institute. The program of the meeting included presentations, reports and discussions. The status of the 5 MeV AREAL […]

October 5, 2015

Armenian-German Science Day “From Theory to Practice”

On the 5th of October Armenian-German Science Day “From Theory to Practice” was organized by the State Committee of Science of Armenia, Yerevan State University and the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research. The participants […]

September 29, 2015

Tour for International Symposium Participants

The participants of International symposium on Disordered and Ordered Materials analysis and characterization (DOM15) together with the Chair of European Synchrotron User Organization Prof. Ullrich Pietsch (Siegen University, Germany) have visited CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute. […]

September 10, 2015

New Developments at the Mechanical Workshop

The new modern Computer Numerically Controlled Vertical Milling Machine (HAAS Automation Inc., USA) has recently been installed at the Mechanical workshop of the CANDLE SRI. Along with the new Thread-Turning machine, the new installations will highly […]

August 4, 2015

AREAL New High-charge Operation Mode

On 03 August 2015 the team led by Dr. Bagrat Grigoryan reached new high-charge operation mode for the AREAL RF photogun: bunch charge – 650 pC, electron beam energy – 4.8 MeV, pulse repetition rate […]

July 8, 2015

The study of protein gland extract protection effects

In the framework of the project “Development of natural anti-aging compounds”, the research group from the Institute of Molecular Biology (NAS RA) has conducted another experiment at the two-photon laser scanning microscopy station of DELTA […]

May 27, 2015

Defense of PhD Thesis on Accelerator Physics

On May 26, Tigran Vardanyan has successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled “The Study of Wiggler and Undulator Radiation Effects in Electron Accelerators” at the 024 Professional Council of the Yerevan Physics Institute. Under the […]

May 20, 2015

Study of Scintillators on AREAL for the next-generation calorimeters

Recently the experimental program of Scintillators study for the next-generation calorimeters conducted by the Institute for Physical Research of National Academy of Sciences of Armenia (Ashtarak) has successfully started on AREAL facility. The project leader […]

May 18, 2015

New developments for AREAL control system

The new development for the Control system of AREAL laser driven RF gun electron linear accelerator will be based on the state-of-the-art Micro Tele-Communication Computing Architecture (µTCA) technology. Recently, the µTCA modules for the AREAL […]

April 27, 2015

Generation of optical vortices using the glass based grating microstructure

The experimental results on generation of optical vortices using the glass based microstructure gratings produced at DELTA Microfabrication station have been discussed during the visit of Dr. Vahagn Gharibyan (DESY, Germany) to the CANDLE SRI. […]

April 22, 2015

YSU students visit AREAL

The students of Nuclear Physics Department of YSU Physics Faculty have visited the CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute. They got acquainted with the AREAL laser driven linear accelerator and the DELTA laboratory’s experimental stations on micro-fabrication […]

April 20, 2015

A new laser delivery scheme for AREAL facility and DELTA laboratory

The CANDLE Photon Beam & Optics group has designed and successfully implemented a new laser beam delivery scheme, which allows to simultaneously operate the two-photon laser scanning microscope with either AREAL laser driven electron linac […]

April 14, 2015

Patents for new engineering solutions

The new developments on the AREAL facility design and construction have resulted on a number of innovative solutions in accelerator engineering. The group of CANDLE PhD students in accelerator technology ( Vahagn Vardanyan, Artur Gevorkyan […]

April 9, 2015

The Study of Ferroelectric Nanofilms at AREAL

The research group from the National Polytechnic University of Armenia (NPUA) headed by Dr. Norair Martirosyan (Chair of Microelectronics and Biomedical Devices, Faculty of Cybernetics, NPUA) has successfully started a long term experimental program on […]

April 3, 2015

The study of peripheral blood erythrocytes using two-photon microscopy

The research group from the Institute of Molecular Biology (National Academy of Sciences of RA) successfully demonstrated the use of Eosin as a fluorescent dye to image the peripheral blood erythrocytes using two-photon microscopy at […]

April 2, 2015

News from Microfabrication station of DELTA laboratory

Using the 2nd harmonics of the “S-pulse” laser (a green light with wavelength of 515 nm) the CANDLE team of physicists headed by Tigran Sargsyan has successfully produced the long period (10 micrometers) grating on […]

March 16, 2015

The wide bandgap ZnO semiconductors study by multi-photon excitation microscopy at DELTA

The research group from the Institute for Physical Research (National Academy of Sciences of RA) headed by Dr. Ruben Ovsepyan, successfully demonstrated the usage of DELTA laboratory multi-photon excitation microscopy in their study of the […]

March 12, 2015

New phenomena in radiation defect formation of Silicon crystals

The research group from Alikhanyan National Science Laboratory (Yerevan Physics Institute) headed by Prof. H. Yeritsyan reported about the new experimental results on the AREAL accelerator within the framework of the project “Study of Electro-physical […]