Corresponding Member of NAS

Research Areas: laser physics, atomic physics, quantum and nonlinear optics Education Graduated from YSU (Department of Radiophysics, 1982), Candidate of Phys.-Math. Sciences (1991), Doctor of Phys.-Math. Sciences (2004), Corr.-member of NAS RA (2010) Positions Member of the Presidium of NAS RA (2011-2016), Director of the Institute for Physical Research, NAS of Armenia Membership of other Organizations European Optical Society; Fondation nationale Alfred Kastler (France) Honors Award of President of Armenia (Physics, 2004)