December 20, 2018

Commemorative medal to Professor Eduard Laziev

On 4 December 2018, in honor of the 75th anniversary of Yerevan Physics Institute, Prof. Eduard Laziev, a chief scientist at CANDLE, was awarded a commemorative medal for his enormous and invaluable contribution to the […]

December 6, 2018

German-Armenian Joint Course

A preparatory workshop on “German-Armenian Joint Practical Course on Accelerator Physics” took place on 3-5 December 2018, at CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute. The workshop was organized by the Hamburg University and CANDLE Institute. The new […]

November 13, 2018

UWC Dilijan College Visits CANDLE

Visits to CANDLE Institute start to capture international communities. On 13.11.2018, over 30 high school students of UWC Dilijan College visited CANDLE Institute. UWC (United World Colleges) is a global educational movement with the mission […]

October 19, 2018

The visit of “Armenian Knight” pupils to CANDLE

The 8th grade pupils of “Armenian Knight” («Հայ Ասպետ») educational foundation visited CANDLE SRI. The pupils had a 2-hour introductory tour during which they were introduced the laboratories and facilities of the Institute and the […]

September 10, 2018

The visit of RA Minister of Education and Science to CANDLE SRI

On the 8th of September RA Minister of Education and Science Arayik Harutyunyan, Chairman of Science Committee of RA Samvel Haroutiunian and Deputy Chairman of Science Committee Vardan Sahakyan visited CANDLE SRI. The guests were […]

July 23, 2018

President A. Sarkissian visited CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute

On the 18th of July an “Open Day” was organized for the citizens, guests and mass media representatives of Armenia at CANDLE Institute. The official part of the event was attended by the President of […]

July 19, 2018

MOU between Rohde & Schwarz Int. GmbH and CANDLE

A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Rohde & Schwarz International GmbH (Germany) and CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute during the “Open Day at CANDLE” on the 18th of July 2018. The President of the […]

July 4, 2018

Open Day at CANDLE SRI

The Science Committee MES RA together with CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute is organizing an open day for the citizens of Armenia, foreign guests and the mass media representatives on the 18th of July at CANDLE […]

June 12, 2018

CANDLE joins the EuroNNAc

Following the presentations and discussions held during the ALEGRO 2018 Workshop (Oxford, UK, 26 March-29 March), CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute has officially become a member of the European Network for Novel Accelerators EuroNNAc. The objective of […]

May 30, 2018

PhD Thesis Defence

On May 29, a PhD thesis has successfully been defended at the specialized Council 021 of “Charged particle beam physics and accelerator technology” (CANDLE SRI). Presenter: Hrach Toneyan (Physical and mathematical sciences) Topic: “Time-Lens Induction, […]

April 19, 2018

Radiation Defects in Silicon Crystals

The latest experimental results on Si crystal ultrafast irradiation by AREAL electron beam, conducted by the research team (head Prof. H. Yeritsyan) from A. I. Alikhanian National Science Laboratory (YerPhI) have been published online in […]

April 16, 2018

CANDLE at Education and Career Expo 2018

The 18th international specialized exhibition on education and career was held from 11.04-13.04 in Yerevan, Armenia. The Deputy Minister of Education and Science RA Vahram Mkrtchyan was present at the official opening ceremony of the […]

March 15, 2018

Practical Courses for Students

The 3rd year students of Physics faculty (YSU) had an introductory visit to CANDLE SRI. An annual practical course on accelerator physics, technology and applications, developed at CANDLE SRI, will be given to the students. […]

March 14, 2018

Science Days for Pupils

Dedicated to Albert Einstein’s birthday (1879–1955) two open days were organized for the pupils of Anania Shirakatsy Lyceum. The pupils showed a keen interest and knowledge in every field of science while being represented all […]

March 5, 2018

Laboratory of Advanced Materials and Microdevices

A new Laboratory of Advanced Materials and Microdevices has been launched at CANDLE SRI, which will promote the applied research in the broad fields of materials sciences. The main objectives of laboratory group are the […]

December 5, 2017

Laboratory of Experimental Biology

A new Laboratory of Experimental Biology has been established at CANDLE SRI. The new laboratory, being composed mainly of young scientists and students from different fields (molecular physics, chemistry, biology, medicine), aims to advance the […]

December 1, 2017

Biomedical Research at DELTA

The article on “Two-photon microscopy imaging of oxidative stress in human living erythrocytes” has been published in the high-impact “Biomedical Research Express” journal of Optical Society of America (OSA) (, see also PDF variant). The […]

November 29, 2017

The Visit of BRITE Workshop Participants

NATO Advanced Research Workshop “BRITE” (Biomarkers of Radiation In The Environment): Robust tools for risk assessment” organized by the University of Salford (United Kingdom) and Institute of Molecular Biology NAS RA (Armenia) was held  in […]

November 24, 2017

A Scientific Visit of YSU Students

The student scientific societies of physics and radiophysics faculties (YSU) have organized an informative visit to CANDLE SRI. The students had an engaging tour, being firstly given a short overview on CANDLE project of third […]

October 27, 2017

PhD Thesis Defence

On October 26, a PhD thesis has successfully been defended at the specialized Council 021 (CANDLE SRI) on “Charged particle beam physics and accelerator technology” by Vahagn Vardanyan. “Vacuum Systems and Metal-ceramic Joints in Advanced […]

October 6, 2017

Nobel Prize in Physics 2017

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the USA physicists Rainer Weiss (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Barry C. Barish, (California Institute of Technology) and Kip S. Thorne (California Institute of Technology) the […]

October 4, 2017

CANDLE at DigiTec Expo 2017

The opening ceremony of international DigiTec Expo technological exhibition, held from Sep. 29 to Oct. 01, 2017, Yerevan, was attended by President Serzh Sargsyan. After the opening ceremony the President had a tour through exhibition […]

September 26, 2017

Copper Cavity for Ultrafast Sciences

After prototype testing, the high precision copper deflecting cavity for ultrashort bunch measurements has successfully been completed at CANDLE SRI. The new deflecting cavity, being developed in cooperation with DESY (Hamburg, Germany), Institute for Nuclear […]