October 31, 2014

Open Days for Students 21-31 October 2014

During the last decade of October, Open Days for Students of Armenian universities were organized to invite them visit the main research facilities of CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute. Students from the Yerevan Medical State University, […]

October 8, 2014

Nobel Prize in Chemistry for “Super-resolved Fluorescence Microscopy”

The 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to Eric Betzig, Stefan W. Hell and William E. Moerner for “the development of super-resolved fluorescence microscopy”. Stefan W. Hell ( Germany) was honored for his work on […]

September 26, 2014

First Test Experiments at the DELTA Laboratory

The installation of the two-photon laser scanning microscope (MOM) from Sutter Instruments and laser µFAB Microfabrication Workstation from Newport Co have been successfully completed. Ultrafast, high-pulse-energy solid state IR laser designated for AREAL facility was […]

September 17, 2014

Installation of DELTA laboratory experimental stations

Installation of the main research tools for Bio-medical and Nanotechnology stations of DELTA (Dedicated Experimental Lines for Time-resolved Analyses) laboratory is launched. DELTA experimental stations are driven by ultrafast high pulse energy solid state IR […]

September 16, 2014

Quadrupole magnets coils for DESY

In the framework of cooperation between DESY and CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute, CANDLE accelerator engineering division has completed the fabrication of quadrupole magnets coils for the REGAE facility at DESY. The coils performance and tests […]

August 4, 2014

Installation of the new multi-bunch module for AREAL

The installation of the new multi-bunch module is started for the AREAL laser system. The installation and measurement activities are performed by representative of the French “Amplitude Systemes” Mr. Vinsent Clet, Dr. Arsham Yeremyan, CANDLE […]

July 22, 2014


On 22 July 2014 the opening ceremony of AREAL laser driven RF photogun linear accelerator was held at the CANDLE Synchrotron Research Institute. AREAL facility was built during 2011-2013 in close international cooperation with German […]

May 27, 2014

PhD thesis defense in Accelerator Physics

On May 27, Armen Grigoryan has successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled “The Study of Resonant Accelerating Structure with Single-mode Slowly Propagating Wave” at the 024 Professional Council of the Yerevan Physics Institute. Under the […]

May 15, 2014

Call for Experimental Research Proposal

The State Committee of Science of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia (www.scs.am) has announced the call for proposals on the experimental research at the Advanced Research Electron Accelerator Laboratory […]

April 30, 2014

New textbook publication

New textbook titled “The special methods of fusion welding in electronics” has been published in Moscow this year. The book is co-authored by G. B. Koniushkov, B.G. Koniushkov and the head of the Accelerator Technology […]

April 28, 2014

The start-up of the DELTA construction

The construction of the laser driven Dedicated Experimental Laboratory for Time-resolved Analysis (DELTA) has been initiated. The DELTA will support two experimental stations on fluorescence microscopy and microfabrication. These stations will be based on the […]

April 16, 2014

Visit of Prof. Mark M. Van Hulle and Dr. Naira M. Ayvazyan to the CANDLE SRI

On April 16, Prof. Mark M. Van Hulle, Laboratory of Neuro- and Psychophysiology, Medical School in Leuven, Belgium and Dr. Naira M. Ayvazyan, Director of the Institute of Physiology in Yerevan paid a visit to […]

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 […]