Yuri Chilingaryan
Education
1960: MS in Physics, Yerevan State University, Yerevan, Armenia
1964 - 1968: PhD student, Moscow State University, physics department
1968 - 1971: Postgraduate Student, Institute of Radio physics and Electronics (IRPhE) Armenian National Academy of Science

Academic degree
1968: Ph.D. Thesis: . ”Expe¬rimental study of stimulated light scattering and selffocusing in liquid”, YSU, Yerevan, Armenia
1984: D. Sc. Thesis: “Nonlinear optics of Liquid Crystals”, Institute of Radiophysics and Electronics, Moscow
1996: academician, Member of National Academy of Science of RA

Professional experience
1960 - 1963: Assistant professor Optics dept, faculty of Physics., YSU
1963 - 1972: Laboratory of problems of physics, faculty of Physics., YSU
1963 - 1967: leading engineer
1967 - 1969: Head of research group-engineer
1969 - 1970: Senior scientific researcher
1970 - 1972: Head of laboratory
1972 - 2007: Head of Optics dept, faculty of Physics., YSU
1985 - 2000: Head of faculty of Physics., YSU
2000 up to present: Head of science-researching laboratory of optoelectronics and photonics, , faculty of Physics, YSU
2006 up to present: member of Presidium of NAS RA
2006 up to present: Academician-secretary of Physics and Astrophysics dept. of NAS RA
1987: professor
1996: academician of NAS RA
2007: honor Head of Optics dept, faculty of Physics., YSU

Academic courses
“Lasers applying in the science and techniques “; “Modern problems of the profession”; “The physics of ultrashort pulses”; “Interaction of the light with elementary excitations”, “Optics of periodical structures”

Scale of professional interests
Nonlinear optics of liquid crystals, thermodynamical and light- induced phase transitions, dynamics of nonlinear wave processes, instabilities, optical bistability and multistability, nonlinear laser spectroscopy of condensed matter, Laser physics, Physical principles constructing of systems and elements for laser technique

Languages
Armenian, Russian, English

Professional membership
NAS RA
2003 – 2006: Chairman of Council of Physics and astrophysics problems of Phys. – Math. And Tech. Dept
Present
  • ԱՊՀ երկրների «Լազերների և լազերային տեխնոլոգիաների գծով ազգային փորձագետների կոլեգիայի» անդամ
  • Member of “Quantum Electronics” journal Editorial Board (Russia)
  • Member of journal “Physics. NAS RA” Editorial Board
  • Vice - chairman of Armenian physics union
  • 1979: Member of 049 Professional Council

    Awards received
    2008: YSU Gold Medal

    Languages
    Armenian, Russian, English
  • Yuri Chilingaryan
    1938-2019