Zaruhi Vardanyan
2002-2008: Yerevan State University, Faculty of Biology, Biophysicist
1992-2002: School N172 named after Hakob Oshakan, Yerevan
PhD student, Department of Biophysics of YSU, Junior Scientific Researcher
Professional experience
2008-2010: Junior researcher in “The investigation of the mechanisms for bacterial and cellular membrane activity regulation by physical and physicochemical factors and these factors practical application substation” 1012-2008 theme of Faculty of Biology, Department of Biophysics, Yerevan State University.
2011-present: Junior researcher in “Subcellular structures biophysics” basic theme of Faculty of Biology, Department of Biophysics, Yerevan State University
Scale of professionals interests
Membranes Biophysics and Bioenergetics, Biotechnology, Microbiology
Participation in grant projects
2012: Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (Portugal)
Professional membership (NGO, professional council, editorial staff of scientific journal, funds etc.)
2012: Member of AAB (Armenian Association of Biochemists)
2012: Member of FEBS (Federation of European Biochemical Societies)
2009: Member of YBA (Young Biologists Association)
2009: Member of the ABS (Armenian Biophysical Society)
2008: Member of the FEMS (Armenian Federation of European Microbiological Societies)
Awards received
2012: “We Demand on an Increase in Science Financing’’ Facebook initiative and ‘’Tashir’’ charitable Organization award for the articles in scientific journals with the highest winning reference,
2011: ‘’We Demand Increase in Science Financing’’ Facebook initiative and ‘’Gagik Tsarukyan’’ charitable Organization award to young scientists for the articles in international scientific journals with impact Factor - IF.
Armenian, Russian, English,

Zaruhi Vardanyan

Junior Researcher | Faculty of Biology - Scientific-research laboratory of Biophysics of Subcellular Structures


Zaruhi Vardanyan, Armen Trchounian

Cu(II), Fe(III) and Mn(II) combinations as environmental stress factors have distinguishing effects on Enterococcus hirae | Journal of Environmental Sciences, China, 2015, 28, 95-100 pp. |

Zaruhi Vardanyan, Armen Trchounian

Effects of various heavy metal nanoparticles on Enterococcus hirae and Escherichia coli growth and proton‑coupled membrane transport | Journal of Nanobiotechnology, 2015, 13, 69 p. |

Margarit Petrosyan, Naira Sahakyan, Zaruhi Vardanyan, Anna Poladyan, Yuri Popov, Armen Trchounian

Alkanna orientalis (L.) Boiss. plant isolated cultures and antimicrobial activity of their extracts: phenomenon, dependence on different factors and effects on some membrane-associated properties of bacteria. | Plant cell tissue and organ culture. 2015, 122(2), 727-738 pp.