Papoyan Ashot

Ashot Rafiki Papoyan Scientific Degree and Title –

Doctor of Technical Sciences (D.Sc.), Professor

Date of Birth – October 2, 1956

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Primary Education: 1963-1973 - Gyumri Secondary School No. 12 Qualification - Secondary Education Certificate

Professional Education

September 1973 – June 1978 - Mechanical Faculty, Leninakan Branch of Yerevan Polytechnic Institute (YPI). Specialization: "Textile Production Machinery and Equipment." January 1979 - January 1982 - Postgraduate studies in the Department of "Textile Machine Design" at Moscow Textile Institute. May 2003 – May 2004 - Doctoral studies in the Department of "Machine Science" at St. Petersburg State University of Technology and Design.


1978 - Mechanical Engineer (Diploma with Distinction)

1982 - Candidate of Technical Sciences in "Machines, Aggregates, and Processes of Textile and Light Industry" /Classifier 05.02.13 Russia/ 2004 - Doctor of Technical Sciences (Classifier 05.02.13 Russia) 2015 - Certificate for the D.Sc. degree issued by the Higher Attestation Commission of the Russian Federation, corresponding to the Armenian D.Sc. degree (No. 33, April 15, 2010)

Employment and Academic Career

Field of Scientific Research

Machine Science, Textile and Light Industry Engineering and Technology, Dynamics of Machines and Mechanisms (Dynamics of High-Speed Rotor Systems)

Scientific Publications – 114 published works, including 2 monographs, 12 invention applications, and 8 educational manuals. Head of several thematic funding programs.

Membership in Other Academic Scientific Societies

Awards (Scientific, State)

Certificate of Honor from the Ministry of Education and Science of Armenia, Gold Commemorative Medal from NPUA