August 11, 2016

Silicon Crystal Study with Ultrashort Electron Pulses

The electrical and physical properties of silicon crystals under the irradiation of ultrashort (sub-picosecond) electron pulses of AREAL 5 MeV electron accelerator have been studied by the experimental team headed by Prof. Hrant Yeritsyan from […]

August 3, 2016

Article in Armenisch-Deutsche Korrespondenz 2016

An article “DESY-CANDLE: A German-Armenian Cooperation in Science” by Klaus Floettmann (DESY) and Vasili Tsakanov (CANDLE) has been published in the quarterly journal Armenisch-Deutsche Korrespondenz (ADK, 171, p. 44-45, 2016). The ADK is being published […]

August 2, 2016

DESY-CANDLE: Undulator for THz FEL

Following the agreement between Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY (Germany) and CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute on “THz Undulator Exchange” signed on Armenian-German Science Day “From Theory to Practice” (October, 2015), the undulator magnetic field mapping and performance […]

July 9, 2016

Summer Internship at CANDLE

A few months ago Mr. Martin Unzog (MA student in physics, Graz University (Austria)) expressed a wish to complete a summer internship at CANDLE SRI. Currently, he is actively involved in the ongoing works and is conducting […]

July 8, 2016

Sub-nm Emittance and Low Alpha CANDLE Storage Ring

Following the recent developments in low emittance lattice design, a new Sub-nm emittance lattice, based on implementation of multi-band achromat concept and application of longitudinal gradient bending magnets, was developed for the 3 GeV storage […]

June 14, 2016

Modern Trends in Radiobiology and Physiology

On June 1-2, the international conference “Modern Trends in Radiobiology and Physiology” was held in JINR, Dubna (Russia). The conference was devoted to the 60th anniversary of JINR. The experimental results of DNA damage and […]

May 4, 2016

YSU Student Visit

The first and third year bachelor and first year master students of YSU Physics Faculty visited CANDLE SRI. They were introduced the CANDLE project of third generation synchrotron light source for fundamental, industrial and applied research […]

April 1, 2016

AREAL Test Facility for Advanced Accelerator and Radiation Source Concepts

The article presenting AREAL project development in the fields of new acceleration methods and radiation sources is published online in Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A (2016): V. M. Tsakanov et al, […]

March 17, 2016

Russian-Armenian University Delegation Visit

On the 15th of March the delegation of Russian-Armenian University (RAU) represented by rector prof. Armen R. Darbinyan (former prime-minister of the Republic of Armenia), professor, academician of NAS RA Eduard M. Ghazaryan and RAU […]

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) […]

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. […]