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International scientific cooperation

The laboratory actively participates in the international scientific cooperation programs with the following organizations:
-    University of South Florida, Faculty of Geology (USA);
-    University of Leeds, School of Earth and Environment; Durham University, Department of Earth Sciences (England);
-    Curt Engelhorn Centre for Archaeometrics, Mannheim; Christian-Albrecht University, Kiel, Earth Sciences Institute; Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (Germany);
-    Utrecht University, Department of Earth Sciences (The Netherlands);
-    Geological Survey of Iran;
-    Taiwan National University, Department of Earth Sciences.
The research results are published in international and Armenian national scientific journals, as well as are presented at  international scientific symposiums.

Participation in international and local research grants and contractual assignments

2008-2012 – The study of petrology and geochemistry of volcanism in the volcanic Syunik plateau (in cooperation with the Leeds University, Great Britain).
2009 – Potential sources of geothermal energy in Armenia.
2009-2011 – Assessment of the volcanic hazard for the Armenian nuclear power plant area.
2010 – The Pleistocene-Holocene volcanism, petrology, and geochemistry in Southern Syria (in cooperation with the General Organization of Remote Sensing (GORS) of Syria).
2011-2012 – The study of petrology and geochemistry of volcanism in Northern Armenia (in cooperation with the Durham University, Great Britain).
2013-2015 – Research Theme № 13-1E177 of the State Committee of Science (SCS), Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia: on “The Elaboration of a Conceptual Model of Volcanism for the Area of the Ararat Depression”.
2013-2016 – PEER-Science Grant №2-323 (USA) on “The volcanic hazard assessment for the Ararat Valley Region
2015-2017 – Joint Armenian-Russian Research Theme № 15RF-076 of the State Committee of Science (SCS), Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia, on “The manifestations of geothermal activity in the composition of underground fluids within the Lesser Caucasus”.
2015-2017 – Research Theme № 15T-1E216 of the State Committee of Science (SCS), Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia on “The volcanic-tectonic conditions and magma-formation peculiarities of the origin of the Quaternary volcanism in the Kapan Block (Southern Armenia)”.
2015-2017 – Research Theme № 15RF-031 of the State Committee of Science (SCS), Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia on “The Quaternary Geodynamics of the North-Western Armenia”
2015-2017 – Research Theme № 15T-1E117 of the State Committee of Science (SCS), Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia., on “Archaeo-volcanological and archaeo-seismological research in Armenia with application of C-14, Ar-Ar and 3He isotope age estimation”.