**Education**

1987 - 1989: postgraduate student, Yerevan State University, Faculty of Physics

1981 - 1986: student, Yerevan State University, Faculty of Physics

**Academic degree**

Doctor of Science (Physics), “Hamiltonian and quantum mechanics inspired by field theory ”, 2005, Yerevan State University

**Professional experience**

Since 2006: Leading Researcher, Laboratory of Theoretical Physics, Yerevan State University

2002 – 2005: Senior Researcher, Laboratory of Theoretical Physics, Yerevan State University

1995 - 2002: Senior Researcher, Bogoliubov Laboratory of Theoretical Physics, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, Dubna, Russia

1992 - 1995: Researcher, Bogoliubov Laboratory of Theoretical Physics, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, Dubna, Russia

1990 - 1991: Junior Researcher, Department of Theoretical Physics, Yerevan State University, Yerevan, Armenia

**Academic courses**

Scale of professional interests Integrable systems of classical and quantum mechanics, quantum mechanics; the systems with higher-derivative Lagrangians; geometric description of spinning particles

**Participation in grant projects**

Novel Approach for Mesoscopic phenomena

ICTP Network NET68, Coordinator

Novel integrable systems in quantum mechanics

SCS 13-1C114 (Principal Investigator)

Spherical systems related to the rational Calogero models

ANSEF 3501-math-phys (2014)

Supersymmetric integrable systems in quantum mechanics, field theory and gravity

SCS 13RF-018 (2013) (Principal Investigator)

Regional Training Network on Theoretical Physics

Volkswagenstiftung Contract 86 260 (2012) (Armenian node coordinator)

Conformal mechanics, Calogero models and related spherical systems

ANSEF PS2908 (2012)

Mathematical models for low-dimensional quantum structures in external fields

SCS-BFBR 11РБ-001 (2011) (Armenian Co-Investigator)

Geometric models of two- and one- dimensional integrable systems

SCS 11-1c258 (2011) (Principal Investigator)

Algebraic and geometric properties of (conformal) mechanics with extended supersymmetry

Volkswagen Foundation I/84 496 (2009), (Armenian Co-Investigator)

Geometry of curves in physics of macromolecules

ANSEF PS2567(2011)

Geometric properties of novel supersymmetric mechanics systems,

ANSEF PS2229(2010) (Principal Investigator)

Geometric quantum mechanical models for nanostructures

ANSEF PS1730(2009) (Principal Investigator),

Algebraic and geometric studies for condensed matter physics

CRDF-NFSAT UC 06/07 (2007)

Quantum mechanical models for the higher-dimensional Hall effect

CRDF-NFSAT ARP1-3228-YE-04 (2005) ( Principal Investigator)

Extended supersymmetry, strings and noncommutativity in field theory

INTAS-05-7928 (Armenian team leader)

Quantization of general gauge theories

INTAS-00-00262 (Dubna team leader);

Infinite Symmetries, Integrability and Superstring Theory

INTAS-96-538

Geometry and Algebraic Structure of Gauge Systems: Theory and Applications

INTAS-RFBR-95-0829 (Dubna team leader)

Supersymmetry and quantum symmetries

INTAS-93-127

**Languages**

Armenian, Russian, English

**Awards received**

President Prize in Physics for 2010

"Anania Shirakatsi” Medal, 2008