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 […]

March 5, 2015

Presentation of the first Experimental Results on AREAL facility

The research groups from the Department of Genetics (Biology Faculty, Head Prof. Rouben Aroutiounian) and the Department of Molecular Physics (Physics Faculty, Head Prof. Eva Dalyan) of Yerevan State University have presented the first experimental […]

February 18, 2015

The first Experimental results on AREAL facility

The first experimental results of DNA comets – human cultured cells with damaged DNA obtained on the AREAL facility. The experimental study is performed within the project “Study of Molecular-genetic Effects of Ultrafast Radiation” headed […]

December 26, 2014

Experimental program 2015 at AREAL facility

The experimental program at the AREAL facility is gaining momentum. Following the State Committee of Science 2014 User Proposal Call for experimental research on AREAL facility five proposals have been accepted in the fields of […]

November 14, 2014

Meeting with University Experimental Groups

The first meeting with the scientists from the Molecular Physics (Prof. E. Dalyan) and Genetics (Prof. R. Aroutiounian) Departments of Yerevan State University (YSU) took place at CANDLE. Since December 2014, they will start long-term […]

November 13, 2014

Representatives of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

Representatives of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe visited CANDLE. Guests got acquainted with the CANDLE project, AREAL facility and DELTA experimental stations. The highlights of the new facilities and their impact on the […]

November 10, 2014

CANDLE Board Meeting

Тhe meeting of CANDLE institute Board of Trustees headed by the Honorary President of the Board, RA President Serzh Sargsyan took place on 10th November 2014. Board members and guests got acquainted with the status […]

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 ( 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 […]