March 10, 2014

ISTC officials visit the CANDLE SRI

On March 10, Mr. Takuya Okamoto, Deputy Executive Director of the International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) and Dr. Hamlet Navasardyan, Armenian ISTC Director, visited the CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute. The officials got acquainted with […]

March 4, 2014

Magnetic Measurement Bench

The CANDLE diagnostic laboratory has successfully completed the high precision Magnetic Measurement Bench (MMB) that gives the opportunity to measure the magnetic field with high accuracy. The measurements of dipole, solenoid and corrector magnets are […]

February 14, 2014

Presentation of a new single slow traveling wave structure

A new accelerating structure with single slowly propagating TM10 wave is presented in the article of Dr. Mikhael Ivanyan published in February 2014 issue of Physical Review Special Topics. The study of the new type […]

February 7, 2014

Development of the new laser measurement module

In the frames of cooperation between the Faculty of Physics of the Yerevan State University (YSU) and the CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute, a new high-resolution sub-picosecond laser pulse shape measurement module for the AREAL has […]

February 6, 2014

Meeting on the AREAL facility performance 5-6 February 2014

On 05-06 February 2014, a meeting was organized to summarize the progress of the AREAL facility performance after receiving the first election beam on December 20th, 2013. The meeting agenda included the overview of RF, […]

December 23, 2013

AREAL First Electron Beam registered

On December 20, 2013 at 5:36 pm, all diagnostic monitors in the control room of the AREAL linear accelerator registered first generation and acceleration of the electron beam. The team of scientists and engineers of […]

November 19, 2013

Visit of Mr. Tsugio Makimoto, Mrs. Kumiko Makimoto and Mr. Anthony Moroyan to the CANDLE SRI

Mr. Tsugio Makimoto, President of Semiconductor Industry Association, former CEO of the Hitachi Company, Mrs. Kumiko Makimoto and Mr. Anthony Moroyan, CEO and Chairman of Viasphere International, Inc. visited the CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute. The […]

November 7, 2013

Meeting of the CANDLE SRI Board of Trustees took place with attendance of the honorary chairman of the Board RA President Serzh Sargsyan

The meeting of CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute Board of Trustees took place with attendance of the honorary chairman of the Board RA President Serzh Sargsyan. Prior to the meeting’s commencement, the President, Board members and […]

October 3, 2013

New DELTA Laboratory creation

Creation of the new Dedicated Experimental Laboratory for Time-resolved Analysis (DELTA) at the CANDLE Institute is launched. The DELTA will support two experimental stations on fluorescence microscopy and optoelectronics. The stations will be based on […]

September 27, 2013

Installation and parameter test of High Energy Ultra-fast UV Laser

The installation and parameter test of High Energy Ultra-fast UV Laser developed by AMPLITUDE SYSTEMES (France) for the AREAL project is successfully completed. Laser light at 258 nm wavelength will illuminate RF gun photocathode in […]

September 19, 2013

Completion of the ultra-high vacuum system

Ultra-high vacuum system for the AREAL project has been successfully completed and verified. The new system will provide a stable pressure of 1nTorr throughout the AREAL vacuum chamber. Mr. Artur Gevorgyan is set to be […]

September 17, 2013

Completion of the high accuracy thermo-stabilization system

The high accuracy thermo-stabilization system for the AREAL project is successfully completed and tested by AR&AR Company, Armenia. The system provides the stable temperature control with the accuracy better than 0.05 degree (C).

September 5, 2013

Completion of the dipole and solenoid magnets

The dipole and solenoid magnets for the AREAL project along with the power supplies are successfully completed. The installation and system testing are foreseen in September. Dr. Andranik Tsakanian is set responsible for this system.

August 23, 2013

Completion of the cooling system for the AREAL RF gun

The cooling system for the RF gun of the AREAL project has been successfully completed. The system has been completely designed and fabricated at the CANDLE SRI. The installation and system testing are foreseen in […]

August 22, 2013

Delivery of the novel High Energy Ultra-fast UV Laser 18-22 August 2013

The novel High Energy Ultra-fast UV Laser developed by AMPLITUDE SYSTEMES Company (France) for the AREAL project is successfully delivered to the CANDLE laboratory. The company engineer representative jointly with the CANDLE specialists performed the […]

August 1, 2013

Electron RF gun equipments for the AREAL project

The electron RF gun equipments for the AREAL project have successfully arrived at the CANDLE SRI. The equipments were provided by the Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY) within the framework of cooperation that advances the AREAL performance […]

July 18, 2013

AREAL International Technical Advisory Committee Meeting 16-18 July 2013

On 16-18 July 2013, meeting of the AREAL facility International Advisory Committee headed by Dr. Terence Garvey (PSI) was held at the CANDLE Institute. The program of the meeting included presentations, reports and discussions on […]

July 9, 2013

Visit of Prime Minister of Armenia to the CANDLE SRI

The CANDLE project Coordinating Board under the leadership of the Prime Minister of Armenia Mr. Tigran Sargsyan held a meeting at the CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute. The members got acquainted with the progress in the […]

January 23, 2013

Pupils of “Ayb” school visit CANDLE.

Excursion to laboratories

January 16, 2013

RA President Serzh Sargsyan visited the CANDLE SRI

On 16 January 2013, the RA President Serzh Sargsyan visited the CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute to get acquainted with the status of the CANDLE Synchrotron Light Source Project, the progress on the international cooperation and […]

November 30, 2012

Delivery of the diagnostic tools for the AREAL project

The diagnostic tools for the AREAL project provided by Paul Scherrer Institute in the framework of cooperation between PSI and CANDLE have successfully arrived at the CANDLE laboratory. The CANDLE team expresses its gratitude to […]

November 8, 2012

Visit of Armenian delegation to China

On 08 November 2012 the Vice Minister of Ministry of Science and Technology of People’s Republic of China Dr. Jianlin Cao accepted Armenian official delegation headed by the Chairman of State Committee of Science of […]

November 7, 2012

Memorandum of Understanding is signed between Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the State Committee of Science of RA

On 05-07 November 2012 the Armenian delegation headed by the Chairman of the State Committee of Science (SCS) of the Ministry Education and Science RA Prof. Samvel Haroutiunian visited Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics (SINAP) […]

April 27, 2012

Visit of Prime Minister of Armenia to the CANDLE SRI

Chaired by the Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan, the CANDLE Project Coordinating Committee held a meeting at CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute. Prior to referring to the agenda issues, Tigran Sargsyan toured the CANDLE premises to get […]