Khachatur Nerkararyan
Education
1972 - 1976: Graduated from Yerevan State University, Dept. of Physics (Theoretical Physics)
1986: Ph.D., Institute of Radiophysics and Electronics of Armenian Academy of Science, Ashtarak, Armenia; title: “The features of coulomb interactions in periodic semiconductor structures.
1993: Doctor of Science, Department of Physics, Yerevan State University; title: “The role of excitons in the nonlinear and collective processes”
2000: Professor for Physics, Departments of Physics and Radiophysics, Yerevan State University

Work Experience
2003 - since: Professor for physics at the Yerevan State University, Chair of Microwave and Telecommunication, Department of Radiophysics.
Topic: “Surface polaritons” and “THz-radiation”
2000 - 2003: Professor for physics at the Yerevan State University, Chair of Quantum electronics, Department of Physics.
Topic: “Excitation and propagation peculiarities of surface polaritons”
1994 - 2000: Associated professor at the Yerevan State University, Chair of Quantum electronics, Department of Physics. Topic: “Superfocusing of surface polaritons”
1992 - 1994: Associated professor at the Yerevan State University, Chair of Physics of Semiconductors, Department of Radiophysics
Topic: “Semiconductor sensors”
1983 - 1992: Senior scientific researcher at the Research Institute of Condensed Media Physics, Department of Physics, Yerevan State University
Topic: “Nonlinear optics of excitons”
1976 - 1983: Junior scientific researcher at the Research Institute of Condensed Media Physics, Department of Physics, Yerevan State University,
Topic: “Semiconductor superlattices: optics of low dimensional semiconductors”

Academic courses/Teaching &Training Experiences
Electricity and Magnetism, Quantum Electronics, Nanooptics, Integral Optoelectronics

Awards, Honors
Yerevan State University, “Gold Medal”, 2011

Language skills
Fluent in Armenian (native), Russian, satisfactory working knowledge of English

Scientific visits abroad
2011, 2009, 2008: University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
2010: University of Jena, Germany
2007, 2005: Kaiserslautern University of Technology, Germany
2000: San-Diego Institute of Optical Communication Systems, USA

knerkar@ysu.am
Khachatur Nerkararyan