Institute for Physical Research
Institute for Physical Research
Division of Physics and Astrophysics
Specialization: Physics
Founded year: 1968
Director: Corr.-member., Dr. of Phys.-Math. Sci., Professor
Aram V. Papoyan
Address: 0204, Ashtarak-2, Republic of Armenia
Phone number: (+374 10) 288150
Fax: (+374 232) 31172
E-mail: ifi {[ at ]}
Main Fields of Activity

Laser physics. Interaction of laser radiation with medium, nonlinear optics, laser spectroscopy, quantum information, coherent and magneto-optical processes in atomic vapor. 

Crystal physics. Development of technology for growing bulk oxide single crystals and thin films for advanced quantum electronic devices. Investigation of optical, non-linear, electro-optical, photorefractive, thermoelectric, ferroelectric, scintillation, spectroscopic and laser properties of single crystals and thin films.

High-temperature superconductivity. Non-equilibrium phenomena, radiation and particles detectors.

Scientific instrumentation. Quantum electronics devices, crystal growth equipment.