E l m a  S.  P a r s a m i a n  (Parsamyan)

                         Was born in 23 December, 1929, in Yerevan


FAX:             56-92-81

E-mail:     elma@sci.am, eparsam@bao.sci.am

Telephone:22 32 87

Address: Rep.Armenia, Yerevan,  prosp.Bagramian,75, ap.16

Direction:  378433, V.Ambartsumian Byurakan

Astrophysical Observatory, Rep. Armenia


1. Academical Formation.

1938-1948 - School, Yerevan, Rep.Armenia.

1949-1954 - Student at the State University of Yerevan, Faculty of Physics and Mathematics.

1957-1960-postgraduate student (aspirant)  at V.Ambartsumian Byurakan  Astrophysical Observatory (ABAO).

1963 - PhD-Faculty of Physics and Mathematics, State University of Yerevan, Armenia.

1983 - Doctor of Physics and Mathematics, V.Ambartsumian Byurakan Astrophysical Observatory (ABAO).

1989 – Professorship (Full Professor), State Committee of Education, Moscow.

Languages:  Armenian, Russian, English, Spanish.  (Germany- poorly).


2. Positions:

   1954-1956, 1961-1966 - Junior scientific researcher (ABAO).

   1967-1985 - Senior scientific researcher (ABAO).

   1985-2000 - Leading scientific researcher (ABAO).

   2000- up to day- Principal scientific researcher (ABAO).



1983-1987 - Head at Cheir of Astronomy  and  Theoretical Physics in Armenian Pedagogical Institute of Yerevan.

1989-1991 - Full professor at  Yerevan State University ,  Armenia.

1991-1995 - Investigador Titular "C", INAOE, Mexico.


      Main Fields of Interests:

     1. Gaseous Nebulae.

     2. Variable Stars

     3. Archaeoastronomy.


3. Educational Experience:

3.1. Lecturer on:

        1967-71 - Astrophotometry, Faculty of Physics and Mathematics, Yerevan State University.

       1983-88 - General Astrophisics, History of Astronomy Armenian State Pedagogical Institute,

       1990-91 - History of Astronomy, Yerevan State University.

       1992 - Non-Stable Objects, INAOE, Mexico.  “    - Variable Stars, INAOE, Mexico.


3.2.   PhD degree Thesis Adviser and Director:

3.2.1.    Spectral Studies of Stars, Connected with Cometary Nebulae. V. Petrosian, 1984, (ABAO).

3.2.2.    Astronomical Observations in Medieval Armenia. A. Barsegian, 1989, Moscow.

3.2.3.   Armenian Calendar. G.Brutian, 2005, (ABAO).



1.  1976  International Astronomical Union (IAU). Comissions:

                               1. Variable Stars,

                               2. Star Clusters and  Associations.

2.   1976 –2005 Byurakan Observatory Special Council For Doctoral Thesis Defence.

     2005 - 20016 - Presidente

3.   1985 - 1988 - Vice-President of Working Group "Flare Stars" of Stellar Physics Comission of Academies of Scince of Socialist Countries.

4.   1986 - 1991 - Council of Astronomical Personal Preparation (CAPP), URSS. 

5.   1988 - 1992 - Member of Editorial Board of “Istorico-Astronomicheskie Issledovanija”

      (Historic-Astronomical Investigations}, Moscow, Edition Nauka.

6.   1990  -  European Astronomical Society (EAS).

7.   1990  -  1992 - Soviet Scientists Comittee for Global Security, USSR.

8.   1990  - 1992 -Scientific Metodological Council in Astronomy for Universities and Institutes,  USSR.     

9.   1995  - The New York Academy of Sciences.

10. 1996  -  Russian Astronomical Society (RAS).

11. 2000 -   Member of Editorial Board of  J. “Astrofizika” (Astrophysics).

12. 2000 -  Corresponding-member of Armenian  National Academy of Science.


Recognitions, Diploms:

1.  1948 – Gold Medal- School. 

2.  1950 - University of Erevan, (Acknowledgment).

3.  1969 - Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, (UNAM) (Agradecimiento).

4.  1969 – Naedine so Vselennoj(Alone with Univerce), Vanda Belezkaja,  Sbornik “Skvoz Godi I Buri” str. 170, Moskva

5.   1979 -  Medal “Za Doblestnij Trud”, (USSR)

6.   1979 – “Blizkie Zvezdi” (“Near Stars”). Armenfilm,

 7.  1981 – Armenian National Academy of Sciences, “Govestagir”,(Acknowledgment).

 8.  1985 - Diploma of Stellar Physics Comission of Academies of Sciences of Socialist Countries,  (Acknowledgment).

 9.  Dictionary of International Biography, Cambridge, England:

            Twenty Second Edition, 1991/92

            Twenty Tirth Edition, 1993/94

            Twenty Fourth Edition, 1995/96

 10.  1996 - National Academy of Science, 50th Anniversary of V.Ambartsumian Byurakan Astrophysical Observatory,


 11.  1997 – International Star Registry (Switzerland, USA)  Redesignate Star Number Serpens

      RA 17h 53m, Decl 14o48’ to the Name - Elma Parsamian.

12.  2000 – Inclusion in Reference Title  “ 2000 Outstanding Scientist Of The 20th Century”, Cambridge – second  Edition.

13.  2003 - Armenian Encyclopedia, Second Edition, v.IV, 183.

14.  2003 – Medal of Anania Shirakazi (Armenia).

15. 2006 – “Nshanavor Hajuhiner”, S.Avagjan, p.240, Yerevan.  

16.  2007 – “Who is Who”, Biographycal Encyclopaedia, v.2, p. 314, Yerevan, Armenia.     

17.   2009 – Armenian Astronomical Society (ArAS), ArASNews #36

18.   2010 – “Nvirum”(Devotion). Presidium of Armenian National Academy of  Sciences (ANAS),

     Division of Physics and Astrophysics of ANAS, V.Ambartsumian Byurakan Astrophysical Observatory

     Of ANAS. “AZG”, 23 December, 2010, Armenia.


  4. Scientific Production:

4.1     Colorimetry of the Cometary Nebula NGC 2261. E.S. Parsamian. Byurakan Obs. Contr., 30, 51-65, 1960.

4.2     Polarimetry and Colorimetry of the Nebula NGC 2245.  E.S. Parsamian.  Byurakan Obs. Contr., 32, 3-15, 1963.

4.3     Polarimetry and Colorimetry of the Nebula NGC 2247.  E.S. Parsamian. Byurakan Obs. Contr., 32, 17-24, 1963.

4.4     Colorimetrical and Polarimetrical Investigation of  Some Cometary Nebulae. E.S. Parsamian. Doctoral Thesis (PhD), Yerevan, Moscow, 1-105, 1963.

4.5     Colorimetrical and Polarimetrical Investigation of  Some Cometary Nebulae. E.S.Parsamian.  Autoreferat of Doctoral Thesis, Yerevan, 1-10, 1963.

4.6     New Measurements of Polarization of the NGC 2261.  E.E. Khachikian, E.S. Parsamian.  Byurakan Obs. Contr., 35, 71-73, 1964.

4.7     List of Cometary Nebulae, Discovered on Palomar  Charts.  E.S. Parsamian. Izvest. Academy of Science of Armenia, XVIII, N2, 146-148, 1965.

4.8     Colorimetric Study of the Cometary Nebulae  Anon 6h 04m.  E.E. Khachikian, E.S. Parsamian. Astrofizika, 1, 417-428, 1965

4.9     On Variability of Some Stars in the Orion Region.  L.V. Mirzoyan, E.S. Parsamian. Variable Stars, 15, 470-473, 1965

4.10    Polarization of the Nebula IC 446. E.S. Parsamian. Astrofizika, 2, 369-371, 1966.

4.11    Three New Flare Stars in the NGC 7023 Nebula Region.  L.V. Mirzoyan, E.S. Parsamjan, O.S. Chavushjan. Astron. Circ., N399, 3-5, 1967.

4.12   Colorimetry of Nucleus of Galaxies NGC 3310 and NGC 3351.   E.S. Parsamian.  Astrofizika 3, 529-534, 1967

4.13    Ancient Armenian Observatory.  E.S. Parsamian, K.A. Mkrtchian.  Sky and Telescope, November, 1967.

4.14    Old Rocky Constructions In Metsamor.  E.S.Parsamian, K.A. Mkrtchian.  “Zemlja y Vselennaja”, Acad.Sci.USSR, 3,11-12, 1968 .

4.15    Three New Flare Stars in  NGC 7023 Region.  L.V. Mirzoyan, E.S. Parsamian, O.S. Chavushian. Byurakan Obs. Contr., 39, 3-9, 1968.

4.16    Colorimetric Investigation of the Nebula IC 446. E.S. Parsamian. Byurakan Obs. Contr., 39, 10-18, 1968.

4.17    Flare Stars Near NGC 7023.  L.V. Mirzoyan, E.S. Parsamian.  Non  Periodic Phenomena in Var. Stars.  IAU Colloq. N4, Budapest, 165-167, 1968.

4.18    New Flare Stars in  NGC 7023.  L.V. Mirzoyan, E.S. Parsamian, N.K. Kalloglian.  Astron. Circ. URSS, N 485, 7-8, 1968

4.19    On Classification of Nucleous of Some Elliptical Galaxies. E.S. Parsamian. Astrofizika, 4, 150-152, 1968

4.20    New Flare Stars in the Region Around NGC 7023.II.  L.V. Mirzoyan, E.S. Parsamian, N.L. Kalloghlian. Byurakan Obs. Contr., 40, 31-34, 1969.

4.21    New Flare Stars in the Pleiades.  E. Parsamian, E. Chavira.  Bol. Obs. Tonantzintla y Tacubaya, V.5 31, 35-40,1969.

4.22.   H11 2411- A Hyades Flare Star. G. Haro, E. Parsamian.  Bol. Obs. Tonantzintla y Tacubaya, V.5 31, 41-44, 1969.

4.23.   A New  "Slow" Flare Star in Orion. G. Haro, E. Parsamian.  Bol. Obs. Tonantzintla y Tacubaya, V.5 31, 45-53,  1969.

4.24.   About a New Variable Star in the Region of NGC 7023.  E.S. Parsamian.  Astron. Circ., Acad.of Sci. USSR, N 524, 8, 1969 .

4.25.   Two Remarkable Flare Stars in Pleiades.  E.S. Parsamian, O.S. Chavushian.  Astrofizika 5, 499-502, 1969.

4.26.   On Possible Astronomical Significance of the   Platforms of Mezamor (Armenia).  E.S. Parsamian, K.A. Mkrtchian.

           Historic Astronomical Investigations, v X, 35-40,  1969, Moscow, Nauka.

4.27.   Flare Stars in the Pleiades. I. V.A. Ambartsumian, L.V. Mirzoyan, E.S. Parsamian, O.S. Chavushian, L.K. Erastova.  Astrofizika 6, 7-30, 1970.

4.28.   Flare Stars in the Pleiades. II.  V.A. Ambartsumian, L.V. Mirzoyan, E.S. Parsamian,  O.S. Chavushian, L.K. Erastova. Astrofizika 7, 319-331, 1971.         

4.29   New Emission Hα  Stars Near γ Cygni. M.A. Kazarian, E.S.Parsamian.  Astrofizika 7, 671-673, 1971.

4.30.   New Flare Stars in the Region of NGC 7023.  E.S. Parsamian, I. Jankovich.  Byurakan Obs. Contr., 43, 3-5, 1971.

4.31.   New Emission Stars in NGC 6729 Region.  E.S. Parsamian. Byurakan Obs. Contr., 43, 6-8, 1971.

4.32.   New Planetary Nebulae.  M.A. Kazarian, E.S. Parsamian.  Astron. Circ., Acad. of Sci. USSR, N602, 6-8, 1971.

4.33.   Slow Flare in Pleiades.  E.S. Parsamian.  Astrofizika 7, 547-555, 1971.

4.34.   On Frequency of Flares of Star Haro 18 in the  Pleiades.  E.S. Parsamian.  Astrofizika 7, 507-509, 1971.

4.35.   Flare Stars in the Pleiades. III.  V.A. Ambartsumian, L.V. Mirzoyan, E.S. Parsamian,  O.S. Chavushian, L.K. Erastova,

           E.S. Kazarian,  G.B. Oganian.  Astrofizika 8, 485-508, 1972.

4.36.   New Flare Stars in the Pleiades. I.  E.S. Parsamian.  Byurakan Obs. Contr., 44, 3-13, 1972.

4.37.   The Observation of the Spectra of Flare  Star  N 205 in the Pleiades.  E.S. Parsamian. Byurakan Obs. Contr. 44, 14-16, 1972.

4.38.   Two Colour Observation of the Flare Star N 207  in the Pleiades.  E.S. Parsamian, O.S. Chavushian.  Byurakan Obs. Contr. 44, 17-20, 1972.

           4.38.   Flare Stars in the Pleiades. IV.  V.A. Ambartsumian, L.V. Mirzoyan, E.S. Parsamian,  O.S. Chavushian, L.K. Erastova, E.S.Kazarian,

           G.B. Oganian, I.I. Jankovich.  Astrofizika 9, 461-478, 1973.

4.39.   Astronomical Significance of Small Hill of Mezamor.  E.S.Parsamian. Book: MEZAMOR, part IV., 142-152, Yerevan, 1973.

4.40.   Spectral Observations of Some Cometary Nebulae.  M. Mendez, E.S. Parsamian.  Astrofizika 10, 65-71, 1974.

4.41.   New Flare Stars in  Pleiades.II.  E.S. Parsamian.  Byurakan Obs. Contr., 46, 3-15, 1975.

4.42.   Two Colour Observations of Flare Stars in  Pleiades.  E.S. Parsamian, O.S. Chavushian.  Byurakan Obs. Contr., 46, 16-22, 1975.

4.43.   Dependence of Absolute Magnitudes (Energies) of  Flares on the Clusters Age Containing Flare Stars. E.S. Parsamian. Astrofizika 12, 235-244, 1976.

4.44.   New Flare Stars in the Pleiades.III.  E.S. Parsamian.  Byurakan Obs. Contr., 49, 8-12, 1976.

4.45.   On the Possibility of Age Determination of Aggregates  by Flare Stars Observations.  E.S. Parsamian.

           Flare Stars, International, Symposium, Yerevan,  87-93, 1977.

4.46.   Determination of the Age of Clusters by observations   of Flare Stars.  E.S. Parsamian.  Star Cluster Symposium,ed. B.Balazs, Budapest,  119-127 ,1977.

4.47    Colorimetry of the Cometary Nebula Parsamian 21.  E.S. Parsamian, V.M. Petrosian.  Astrofizika 14, 521-524, 1978.

4.48.   Flare Stars in the Orion Nebula Region.  E.S. Parsamian, E. Chavira, G. Gonzalez.  Bol. Inst. Tonantzintla 2, 341-343, 1978.

4.49    Catalog of Cometary Nebulae and Related objects.  E.S. Parsamian, V.M. Petrosian.  Byurakan Obs. Contr., LI, 3-15, 1979.

4.50.   The Frequency Distribution Function of  Stellar Flares in   the Orion Association.  E.S. Parsamian. Astrofizika 16, 677-685, 1980.

4.51.   Flare Stars in Evolved Clusters.  E.S. Parsamian.  Star Cluster Symposium N85, IAU, 249-250,  Victoria,Canada, 1980.

4.52.   Slow Flares in Aggregates I.  E.S. Parsamian. Astrofizika 16, 87-96, 1980.

4.53.   Slow Flares in Aggregates II. E.S. Parsamian.  Astrofizika 16, 231-241, 1980.

4.54.   Cometary Nebulae.  E.S. Parsamian. Flare Stars, Fuors and Herbig-Haro Objects,  International Symposium,   Yerevan, 281-284, 1980.

4.55.   A Study of the Cometary Nebula P21(Parsamian 21).  E.S. Parsamian, V.M. Petrosian.

           Flare Stars, Fuors and Herbig-Haro Objects,  International Symposium, Yerevan, 281-284, 1980

4.56.   On the Number of Ha  Emission Stars in the Orion Nebula Region. E.S. Parsamian.  Astrofizika 17, 579-583, 1981.

4.57.   Flare Stars in Stellar Aggregates. Thesis on Degree  of Doctor of Physics and   Mathematics (Doctor of Science ).  E.S. Parsamian. Yerevan, 1-450, 1982,

4.58.   Flare Stars in Stellar Aggregates.  Autoreferat of Thesis on  Degree  of Doctor of  Physics and Mathematics.  E.S.Parsamian. Yerevan, 1-20, 1982. 

4.59.   Catalog of Hα Emission Stars in the Region  of the Orion Nebula.  E.S. Parsamian, E. Chavira.  Bol. Inst. Tonantzintla 3, 69-96, 1982.

4.60.   Small Mezamor Hill-Ancient Complex of Observational  Platforms in Armenia.  E.S. Parsamian.  Cultural Progress in Bronze Age,International

           Symposium, Yerevan,  120-125, 1982.

4.61.   Eruptive Star in Taurus. E.S. Parsamian, G.B. Ohanian, E.S. Kazarian,  I.Jankovich. Astr. Circ, N1269, 1983.

4.62.   The Colorimetry of  Diffuse Nebulae  S156, S157 A, S158, NGC 7536.  E.S. Parsamian, V.M. Petrosian.  Astrofizika 20, 495-502, 1984.

4.63.    New Flare Stars in the Region of  the Association Mon I.  E.S. Parsamian,L.Rosino, O.S.Chavushian.  Inf. Bull Var. Stars, N2620, 1-2, 1984.  

         The Mistery of Angelakot (Zoraz Kar).   E.S.Parsamian Kommunist, 1984, (rus.).

4.65.   Character of Photometric Curves Based on Photographic   Observations. E.S. Parsamian. Byurakan Obs. Contr., 57, 79-84, 1985..

4.66.   On Astronomical Significance of Small Hill of Mezamor.  E.S. Parsamian.  Byurakan Obs. Contr 57, 92-100, 1985.

4.67.   On Possible Astronomical Signficance of Megalitic  Rings of Angelakot.  E.S. Parsamian.  Byurakan Obs. Contr. 57, 101-103, 1985.

4.68.   Flare Stars and Stars with Hα in the Emission   in the  Region  of the Orion Nebula.  E.S. Parsamian. Astrofizika, 22, 87-96, 1985.

4.69.   New Flare Stars in the Mon I Association Region.  E.S.Parsamian,L.Rosino,O.S.Chavushian.  Astrofizika, 22, 315-324, 1985.

4.70.   On the Problem of Duplicity of Flare Stars,  E.S.Parsamian.  Astrofizika, 22, 633-635, 1985.

4.71.   Flare Stars in Stellar Associations and Clusters  and Their Place in Star Evolution.  E.S.Parsamian.

           III-rd Latin American Astronomical Conference  in Buenos Aires.  Rev. Mexicana de Astron. y Astroph., 10, 221-228,1985.

4.72.   New Hα Emission Stars in the Dark Clouds of Tau Region. E.S.Parsamian, A.S.Hojaev.  Astrofizika, 23, 203-208, 1985.

4.73.   New Flare Stars in the Mon1 Association.  E.S.Parsamian, L.Rosino., O.S.Chavushian.  Flare Stars and Related Objects International  Symposium, Byurakan, 79-83, 1986.

4.74.   Peculiar Stars in Orion Association Region  E.S.Parsamian, G.A.Pogosian.  Flare Stars and Related Objects International  Symposium, Byurakan, 130-134, 1986.

4.75.   On the Nature of Variability of TZ Ori  E.S.Parsamian, G.A.Pogosian. Astrofizika, 24, 239-244, 1986.

4.76.   H-R Diagram for the Flare Stars in the Pleiades  E.S.Parsamian. Star Cluster  and  Associations  Symposium,  Budapest, 115-122, 1986.

4.77.   New Flare Stars in the Mon1 Association Region.  E.S.Parsamian, L.Rosino, O.S.Chavushian. Star Cluster  and  Associations  Symposium,  Budapest, 123-127, 1986.

4.78s.   Ancient Astronomy in Armenia.  E.S.Parsamian.  Nature, USSR, 27-36, 1987.

4.79.   Gold Medal of Lomonosov to Mexican Scientist (G.Haro).  E.S.Parsamian.  Historic-Astronomical Investigations, v. XIX,   Moscow,  341-343, 1987.

4.80.   Fuorlike Brightness Variation of Stars of   the Orion Association.  E.S.Parsamian, K.G. Gasparian.  Astrofizika, 27, 447-458, 1987.

4.81.   Archeo-Astronomie en Armenie. E.S.Parsamian.  L'Astronomie, Fevrier, 1987, 97-107, France.

4.82.   New Brightening of Sugano's Object in Orion  Association.  E.S. Parsamian, K.A. Gasparian, A. B. Oganian. Inform. Bull. Var. Stars N3024, Konkoly, Hungary,  1987.

4.83.   The Mistery of Zoraz Kar.  E. S. Parsamian, A. Zh. Barsegian.  Some Problems of Experimental Physics,  Armpedinst., Scient. Works, 68-71, Yerevan,  1987.

4.84.   Archaeastronomy in Armenia.  E.S. Parsamian. Historic-Astronomical  Investigation  v,  XX, 137-146, Moscow, 1988.

4.85.   GM-1-11-New Planetary Nebulae?  K.G. Gasparian, E.S. Parsamian.  Astrofizika 28, 679-682 , 1988.

4.86.   VICTOR  AMBARTSUMIAN, Scientific Works,  v.3,  ed. V.V. Sobolev,compilier-E.S.Parsamian , 1-370, Yerevan, 1988.

4.87.   V.Ambartsumian (k 80-letiju), Istorico-Phylologic.J.,     N3, 3, 1988 ,(with D.Sedrakian.

4.88.   Spectral Observations of Stars Connected with Nebulae.  E.S. Parsamian V.M. Petrosian.  Byurakan Obs. Contr 61, 104-112, 1989.

4.90.   Spectrum-Luminosity Diagram for  the Pleiades Cluster Flare Stars.  E.S. Parsamian G.B. Oganian.  Astrofizika 30, 220-223, 1989.

4.91.   Ha - Emission Line Variation in the Orion  Association Stars.  E.S. Parsamian.  Byurakan Obs. Contr. 63, 11-25, 1990.

4.92.   Nova and Supernova Stars Observations in Armenia  by Medieval Armenien Manuscripts.  E.S. Parsamian, A. Zh. Barsegian.  Byurakan Obs. Contr. 63, 92-97, 1990.

4.93.   Slow Flares in Stellar Aggregates and Solar Vicinity.  E.S. Parsamian, G.B. Oganian.  Flare Stars in Star Clusters, Associations  and Solar Vicinity,

           IAU Symposium N137, Byurakan, 109-112, 1990.

4.94.   Subfuors in the Orion Association.  K.G. Gasparian, A.S. Melkonian, G.B. Oganian,   E.S. Parsamian. Flare Stars in Star Clusters, Associations

           and Solar Vicinity,  IAU Symposium N137, Byurakan, 253-256, 1990.

4.95.   Flare Star T 176.  E.S. Parsamian, E. Chavira.  Inform. Bull. Var. Stars N3498,  Konkoly,Hungary, 1990..

4.96.   Slow Flare Stars in Stellar Aggregates.III.  E.S. Parsamian, G.B. Oganian.  Astrofizika 33, 243-250, 1990.

4.97.   Fuorlike Variables in Orion Associaton.  K.G.Gasparian, A.S. Melkonian, G.B. Oganian,  E.S. Parsamian.

          "Star Clusters and Association" Symposium  Ed. by B.A. Balazs.Publ. Astron. Dep. Eotvos Univ.  N.10, 167-173, Budapest 1990

4.98.   History of Ancient Astronomy in Armenia.  E.S. Parsamian.  Interdiscip. Investig., v.XVII, 125-130, Sofia, 1990.

4.99.   On Variability of TZ Ori.  E.S. Parsamian, A.S. Melkonian, G.B. Oganian,   K.G. Gasparian.  Surface Inhomogeneity in Late-Type Stars,

           Proceed.of a Colloq. held at Armagh Obs. N.Ireland,  1990, eds. P.B. Bearne  and D.J. Mullan, 325-326,  1991.

4.100.  New Flare Stars in Orion Association.  E. Chavira, E.S. Parsamian.  Rev. Mexicana de Astr. Astrof. 22, 15-17, 1991.

4.101.  TZ Ori-RR  Lyr Type Star?  E.S. Parsamian, A.S. Melkonian, K.G. Gasparian,  G.B. Oganian.  Astrofizika, 34, 345-350, 1991.

4.102.   Spectral Observations of Subfuor V 1143 Ori   (1985-1988).  M. Peimbert, E.S. Parsamian, K.G. Gasparian,  A.S. Melkonian, G.B.Oganian.  Astrofizika, 35, 2-3, 181-196, 1991.

4.103. Periodicities in the Flare Star HII 2411.  O. Cardona, E. Chavira, E.S. Parsamian.  Rev. Mexicana Astron. Astrof., 22, 213-215, 1991

4.104.  The Character of  V 1143 Ori Subfuor Variation.  E.S. Parsamian, K.G. Gasparian, G.B. Oganian,  E.Chavira.  Astrofizika, 34, 175-180, 1991.

4.105.  Variation of Subfuor V 1143 Ori.  Elma S. Parsamian, K.G. Gasparian, Greta B. Oganian.  Astr. Astroph. Transactions, v. 2, 209-211, 1992,

4.106.  History of Astronomy in Armenia.  B.E.Tumanian and E.S. Parsamian. History of Native Astronomy, Kiev, Naukova Dumka, 119-144, 1992.

4.107.  Spectral Observations of Subfuor V 1143 Ori in 1989.  E.S. Parsamian, K.G. Gasparian.  Sov. Astronomy Letters, 18, 247-249, 1992.

4.108.  The Photometric Behavior of the Subfuor V 1118 Ori.  E.S. Parsamian, M.A. Ibragimov, G.B. Ohanian,  K.G. Gasparian. Sov. Astronomy Letters, 18, 248, 1992.

4.109.  New Flare Stars and Repetitions in the Orion. Association Region.II. E. Chavira, G. Gonzalez, C. Escamilla, E. Parsamian.

            Inform. Bull. Var. Stars, N3764,1-5, Konkoly, Hungary, 1992.4.110. Eminente Astronomo Mexicano (Guillermo Haro). 21. Sep., 1993, “Sol”, “Tribuna”, “Excelcior”, Mexico, (esp.)

4.111.  Flare Stars in the Praesepe Cluster Region. G. Gonzalez, C. Escamilla, E. Parsamian.  Inform. Bull. Var. Stars, No. 3794, Konkoly,  Hungary, 1992.

4.112.  Photometry of Subfuor V 1118 Ori (1988-1990).  E.S. Parsamian, M.A. Ibragimov, G.B. Oganian,  K.G. Gasparian. Astrofizika, 36, 23-34, 1993.

4.113.  New Flare Stars and Repetitions in the Orion  Association Region .II.  E. Parsamian, E. Chavira, G. Gonzalez, C. Escamilla.  Rev. Mexicana Astron. Astrof. 25, 71-73, 1993..

4.114.  Spectral Classification of the Pleiades Flare stars. E.S. Parsamian and G.B. Oganian. Astrofizika, 36, 501-516, 1993.

4.115.  New Flare Stars in Cygnus T1 Association Region. Elma S. Parsamian, Enrique Chavira, Graciela Gonzalez. Inform. Bull. of Variable Stars, N 4046, 1-2, Konkoly, 1994.

4.116.  New Flare Stars in the Region of Ophiuchus and  Scorpius. Elma S. Parsamian, Enrique Chavira, Graciela Gonzlez.  Inform. Bull. of Variable Stats, N 4047, Konkoly, 1994.

4.117.  The Extragalactic Nature of PP31.  Elma S. Parsamian, Jose  Guichard and Raul Mujica. Mon.Not.R.Astron.Soc.270, 893-896, 1994.

4.118.  Ancient Astronomy in Armenia.  Elma Parsamian. Pan-Armenian Science Review, v.1, N2, 12-21, London, 1994.

4.119.  On the Age of Flare Star FS2 and the cluster a Persei  Elma S.Parsamian.  Inform.Bull. of Variable Stars, N 4162, Konkoly, Hungary, 1995

4.120.  New outburst of V 1118 Ori  Jose Garcia Garcia, Antonio Mampaso and Elma  Parsamian,  Inform.Bull. of Variable Stars, N 4268, Konkoly,  Hungary, 1995

4.121.  New outburst of V 1143 Ori Antonio Mampaso and Elma Parsamian,  Inform.Bull. of Variable Stars, N 4269, Konkoly,  Hungary, 1995

4.122.  Determination of the Age of Clusters and Flare Stars of General  Galactic Field.  Elma S. Parsamian. Astrofizika, 38, 369-380, 1995. 

4.123.  Spectral Observations of Parsamian 21.  Elma S. Parsamian, L.G.Gasparian, Greta B. Ohanian. Astrofizika, 39, 225-232, 1996.

4.124.  Spectral Observations of V 1118 Ori.  E.S.Parsamian, L.G.Gasparian, G.B.Ohanian and A.S.Melkonian. Astrofizika, 39,365-374, 1996.

4.125.  Emission Object in Cygnus.  E.S.Parsamian. International Astronomical Union Circular N 6387,  1996.

4.126.  Orion Flare Stars:Three Decades of Activity.  E.S.Parsamian, A.D. Andrews.  Irish.Astr. J., 23, 183-184, 1996.

4.127.  Armenia and Origins of Astronomy.  Elma S. Parsamian. Nation. Assoc. For Armenian Studies and Research,  Journal of Armen. Studies, v.V, N2, 1995-96.

4.128.  Spectrophotometry of Five Planetary Nebulae. M.A.Kazarian, E.S.Parsamian, L.Parrao. Astrofizika, 41,367-376, 1998.

4.129.  Flare Stars in Star  Clusters and Associations.  L.V.Mirzoyan, E.S.Parsamian.  Dokl. Nation. Acad. Of Sciences of Armenia,  v.98, 248-253, 1998.

4.130.  Dwarf Nova in Taurus.  E.S.Parsamian, G.Gonzales, G.B.Oganian. Astrofizika, 42, 47-52, 1999.

4.131.  On Ancient Astronomy in Armenia.  Elma S.Parsamian. Proceed. of the Intern. Conf. “Oxford VI & SEAC 99”,  77-82, La Laguna, July 1999.

4.132.  Comet Observations in Mideival Armenia.  A.Zh.Barsegian, E.S.Parsamian. Tematich.Sborn. of Armpedinst., Yerevan,1999. 

4.133.  Spectrophotometry of Three Planetary Nebulae.  M.A.Kazarian, E.S.Parsamian, L.Parrao. Astrofizika, 43, 369-376, 2000,

4.134.  New Outburst in V 1118 Ori. Jose Garcia Garcia, Elma S.Parsamian.  Inform. Bulletin of Variable Stars, N 4925,  Konkoly, 2000.

4.135.  The Frequency Distribution Function of  Stellar Flares for the Fainth Stars of Pleiades  Cluster.  Elma S.Parsamian.  Astrofizika, 45, 23-27, 2002.

4.136.  Spectral Observations of Subfuors (EXors). I.  V 1118 Ori. Elma S. Parsamian, Raul Mujica, Luis Corral. Astrofizika, 45, 481-488, 2002.

4.137.  New Evidence on Comet Observations in Armenian  Manuscripts.  A.Zh.Barsegian, R.A.Epremian, E.S.Parsamian.  Dokl. Nation.

           Acad. Of Science of Armenia,  v.103, N2, 126-130, 2003.

4.138.  Spectral Observations of Subfuors (EXORS). II.  V 1143 Ori.  Elma S.Parsamian and Raul Mujica. Astrofizika, 47,507-518, 2004.

4.139.  Spectral Observations of the Stars, Connected with  Nebulae. I. PP52, PP57, PP63, PP89.  Elma S. Parsamian and L.G. Gasparian. Astrofizika, 49, 61-70, 2006.

4.140.  Recent Outburst of V 1118 Ori (2004-2006).  Garcia, Jose Garcia, Parsamian Elma S., Velazquez, Jorge Casares.  Inform. Bulletin of Variable Stars, N 5691, Konkoly, 2006.   

4.141.  New Outburst of V 1118 Ori (2007-2008)  Garcia, Jose Garcia, Parsamian, Elma S. Inform. Bulletin of Variable Stars, N 5829, Konkoly, 2008.

4.142.  VICTOR  AMBARTSUMIANDedicated to 100- Anniversary of  Victor Ambartsumian, compilier- Elma S.Parsamian,  pp. 1-554, Yerevan,  Nation. Acad.Of Sci, Armenia, 2008.

4.143.  V.A. Ambartsumian and Problems of Stars  Flares Statistcs.  A.A.Akopian and Elma S. Parsamian. Astrofizika, 52, 353-366, 2009.

4.144.  V.A.Ambartsumian and The Statistics of  Flaring Objects.  A.A.Akopian and Elma S. Parsamian

            In the book: AMBARTSUMIAN’S LEGACY AND ACTIVE UNIVERSE,  Eds. H. Harutyunian et.al, Springer,New York,  p.123-135 ,2011-12.  

4.145. Archaeoastronomy in Armenia, Astronomical Heritage in the National Cultere, Archaeoastronomical Meeting Dedicated to Anania Shirakatsi  1400th

           Birthday Anniversary.  Eds. H. Harutyunian et.al, Yerevan, NASRA Gitutyun, 2014

  # Byurakan Obs.Contr.= Soobshch.Byurakan Obs.

  # Astrofizika = Astrophysics

4.146.  New Outburst of  V 1118 Ori (2015-2016).  Garcia, Jose Garcia, Parsamian, Elma S. Inform. Bulletin of Variable Stars, 6199, Konkoly, 2016.

4.147.  On Ancient Astronomy in Armenia. Elma S. Parsamian,

            Nan-Stable Universe: Energetic Resources, Activity Phenomena, and Evolutionary Processes ASP Conference Series, Vol. 511. Eds. A.M.Mickaelian et.al,

            pp. 289-295, 2017.


    Popular Scientific Articles

1.      In The Word of Nebulae,”Garun”, 1, 86, 1967 (arm).

2.      Astrophysics Today, “Matematikan ev Phyzikan Dprozum”, 5, 19, 1967 (with L.I.Pogosian) (arm.).

3.      Old Rocky Constructions In Metsamor.“Zemlja y Vselennaja”, AN SSSR, 311, 1968 (russ).

4.      Talantlivij Astronom, (Paris Pishmish) “Hajreniki Zajn”, 18 Fev. 1970 (arm.).

5.      Spectral Classification, “Armjanskaja  Enciklopedia”, v.1, 589, 1974 (arm.)

6.      Slovo Uchitelju “Sovetakan Hajastan”, 17 Sent. 1974,(russ), (with G.Tovmasian).

7.      Vsja Zhisn-sozidanie, (k 75-letiju V.Ambartsumjana), “Vechernij Yerevan”, 17 sent. ,1983, (russ).

8.      Ucheniki ob uchitele, “Armenija Segodnja”, 5, 1983, with L.Mirzoyan), (russ.).

9.      Astronomicheskie pamjatniki Metzamora, “Math. ev Phys. Dprozum”, 6, 1984 ( with A.Barsegian), (arm.).

       10.     Vspixivajushchie zwezdi, “”Math. ev Phys.. Dprozum”,4, 22, 1984 (with A.Barsegian) , (arm.).

       11.     Drevnjaja Astronomija v Armenii, “Gitutjun ev Texnika”, 4, 1986 (arm.).

   12.      Kometa Galleja”, “Sovet. Hajastan”, 14 Marta, 1986,(arm)  (with A.Barsegian).

   13.      Paris Pishmish, “Armjanskaja Enciklopedija”, v.12, 341, 1987(arm).

   14.     V.Ambartsumian, “Sov. Mankavarzh”, N1, 1989, (arm).

   15.     Genii ne umirajut, “Golos Armenii”,19 Sent. 2002, (with D.Sedrakian) (russ.)

   16.     Outstanding scientist (V.A.Ambartsumian),Encyclopedia Globalistica, Global Studies Encyclopedia ,ed. By L.Z.Mazour, A.N.Chumakov, 31,2003, Moscow, (russ.)

   17.     Chetvero v samolete, ne schitaja ekipazha.Interview with N. Kananova, Novoje Vremja, 18 of Sept., 2003 

   18.     “Schastliv, kto tochku Arximeda sumel siskat’v samom sebe”.Interview with N. Kananova, Novoje Vremja, 9 of Sept., 2008.

   19.     V.A. Ambartsumian (1908-2008).Odesskij Astronomicheskij Kalendar’, p.229,red. V.G. Karetnikov, Odessa, 2008.


5. Participations on International  Conferences,  Symposiums and Presented Talks

5.1   Non-Stable Stars Symposium. September, 1956, Byurakan, Armenia.

5.2   X General Assambly of International Astronomical Union (IAU),  August, Moscow, 1958.

5.3   Non Stable Fenomena in Galaxies, Symposium of IAU, Byurakan, 1966, Armenia.

5.4   XIII General Assambly of IAU, "On Flare Stars in NGC 7023", E.S.Parsamian  Praga, August,1967.

5.5   Non Periodic Phenomena in Variable Stars, "Flare Stars Near NGC 7023" 

        L.V. Mirzoyan, E.S.Parsamian.  IAU Colloquium., Budapest, September, 1968.

5.6   Symposium on Multiperiodic Stars, September, Konkoly, 1975, Hungary.

5.7   Variable Stars Symposium IAU, N67, Moscow, 1975.

5.8   Flare Stars Symposium, "On the Possibility  of Age Determination of Aggregates by Flare Star Observations",

        E.S.Parsamian, Byurakan, October, 1976.

5.9   Star Cluster Symposium, "Determination of the Age of Clusters by Observations of Flare Stars",

        E.S.Parsamian, Budapest, 1977.

5.10 Flare Stars, Fuors and Herbig-Haro Objects,International  Symposium,  Cometary Nebulae, "Study of Cometary Nebula

        P21", E.S.Parsamian, V.M. Petrosian, Byurakan, Armenia, May, 1979.

5.11 Star Cluster Symposium N88, IAU, "Flare Stars in Evolved Clusters",

        E.S.Parsamian, Victoria, Canada, 1979.

5.12 Third Latin-American Conference on Astronomy,  "Flare Stars in Stellar Associations and Clusters and Their Place in

         Star Evolution", (Invited Talk).  E.S.Parsamian, Buenos Aires, September, 1983.

5.13  Conference on Physics and Evolution of Stars, "New Flare Stars in NGC 2264",

         E.S.Parsamian., L.,Rosino, O.S.,Chavushian., Suchava, Romania, 1984.

5.14  Flare Stars and Related Objects International Symposium, Byurakan, October, 1984, Armenia.

         1."New Flare Stars in the Mon1 Association",  E.S.Parsamian, L.Rosino, O.S., Chavushian.

         2."Peculiar Stars in the Orion Association Region",  E.S.Parsamian, H.A. Pogosian.

5.15  Star Clusters and Associations Symposium, "H-R Diagram for Pleiades Flare Stars",

         E.S.Parsamian , Sofia, Bulgaria, May, 1985.

5.16  XIX General Assambly of IAU,  November, 1985, Delhi, India.

         1."Flare Stars in Clusters and Associations", (Invited  Talk)., L.V.Mirzoyan E.S.Parsamian.

         2.Ancient Astronomy in Armenia, E.S.Parsamian.

5.17  Star Cluster Symposium, "Fuorlike Variables in Orion Association",

         E.S.Parsamian, Vishegrad, June, 1989, Hungary.

5.18  Flare Stars in Star Clusters, Associations and Solar Vicinity,

         1."Subfuors in Orion Association", K.G. Gasparian, A.S.Melkonian, G.B.Oganian,E.S.Parsamian.

         2."Slow Flare Stars in Stellar Aggregates",

         E.S.Parsamian, G.B. Oganian. IAU Symposium N137, Byurakan, 1989.

5.19  Surface Inhomogeneity in Late Type Stars, "On Variability of TZ Ori", 1991, Armagh, August, Ireland.


         Proceed.of a Colloq. held at Armagh Obs. N.Ireland, 1990, eds. P.B. Bearne  and D.J. Mullan, 325.

5.20. XXXV Congreso Nacional de F!sica, "Reanalisis de Periodos de HII 2411

         O. Cardona, E. Parsamian, E. Chavira. Mexico, 1992.

5.21  XXII  General  Assembly  of  the  Internatonal Astronomical Union,

        The Hague, The Netherlands, 15-27’August, 1994.

5.22  Circumstellar Matter, An International Conference in  Celebretion of the Centenary of the Royal Observatory of

         Edinburgh, August 29-September 2,1994.

5.23  Circumstellar Discs, Outflows and Star Formation, IA-UNAM Meeting, Cozumel, Mexico, 28 Nov-2 Dec 1994.

         "Spectral observations of Parsamian 21". E.S.Parsamian and K.Gasparian,

5.24  Fresh Views on Elliptical Galaxies

         International Congress, March 14-17 1995,  Tonantzintla, Mexico.

5.25  International Symposium on 50 Anniversary of Byurakan  Observatory. June 1996, Yerevan.

5.26  Activity in Galaxies and Related Phenomena. IAU Symposium N194,  August 1998, Byurakan Observatory.

5.27 Oxford VI & SEAC 99 Conference on “Astronomy and Cultural Diversity”, held in La Laguna (Tenerife), ed.  

        by J.A. Belmonte and C.Esteban, July, 1999. “On Ancient Astronomy in Armenia”. Elma S.Parsamian

5.28 AGN Survey, IAU Colloquim N184, June, 2001, Byurakan  Observatory.

5.29 Active Universe, Byurakan Observatory 60th Anniversary  Meeting  Meeting, 1-3 Sept. 2006,

        “Flare Stars in Clusters and Associations”. Elma S. Parsamian.

5.30  “Ancient Astronomy in Armenia”, JENAM, Yerevan, Armenia, 2007,Elma S.Parsamian



6.  Participation on  National (Soviet Union Countries)  Conferances, Symposiums, Colloquiums and Presented Talks.

6.1.   Stellar and Nebular Physics Conference. Leningrad, February ,1957.

   2.   Stellar and Nebular Physics Conference. Byurakan Observatory, September ,1961 .

   3.   Stellar and Nebular Physics Conference .  Baku,September,1965 .

   4.   Flare Stars Colloquium.  Leningrad ,June,1966 .

   5.   Stars, Nebulae, Galaxies, Symposium. Byurakan, September, 1968.

   6.   Nonstable Stars,Symposium. Zelenchuk,1970 . "Flare Stars in Pleiades", E.S.Parsamian.

   7.   100-th Anniversary of Odessa Observatory. Odessa, September ,1971 .

   8.   Joint Astronomical Colloquium of Byurakan Observatory and Moscow Astronomical Council. Byurakan,1976.

   9.   Joint Astronomical Colloquium of Byurakan Observatory,Moscow Astronomical Council and Leningrad University.

         "Flare Stars Age", E.S.Parsamian . Crimea, 1978.

 10.   Stars and Nebulae Conference. "Study of Several Cometary Nebulae", E.S.Parsamian, Kiev,1980.

 11.   50-th Anniversary of Astrophysical Department of Leningrad University. Leningrad,1984

 12.   Conference on History of Astronomy. "Archae-Astronomy in Armenia", E.S.Parsamian. Abastumani,1985.

 13.   Astronomical Catalogs,Conference. "Astronomical Catalogs of Byurakan Observatory". E.S.Parsamian. Riga,1985.

 14.   Paleoastronomy in Pribaltica Countries. "Ancient Astronomy in Armenia".  E.S.Parsamian. Vilnius,1987.

 15.   History of Astronomy . "Astronomy in Armenia in III-rd Millenium B.C." E.S.Parsamian. Pulkovo Observatory,


 16.   100-th Anniversary of Vernadsky .  Odessa, 1988.

 17.   III-th Conference of Soviet Scientist for Global Security. Moscow, November,1990.


6.2.   Joint Astronomical Colloquium of Byurakan Observatory and Leningrad University Astrophisical Department.

6.2.   Flare Stars in Stellar Aggregates. E.S.Parsamian.

         1. 1983-Byurakan Observatory.                                                                                      

         2. 1984-Leningrad. “Flare Stars in Stellar Aggregates”.  E.S.Parsamian.

         3. 1985-Byurakan Observatory. 

        4. 1986-Leningrad.  Fuorlike Variations of Sugano's Object. E.S.Parsamian


6.3     Joint Astronomical Colloquium of Byurakan and Abastumani Observatories:.

6.3.1 1976- “Determination of the Age of Flare Stars”,  E.S.Parsamian, Abastumani,

      2. 1978-Byurakan Observatory.

      3. 1982-"Variable Stars in Orion Assocations", E.S.Parsamian, Tbilisi.

      4. 1983-Byurakan Observatory

      5. 1984-"Age-Flare Energy Relationship".  E.S.Parsamian.  Abastumani Observatory. 

      6. 1985-Byurakan observatory.

      7. 1987-Byurakan Observatory.

      8. 1998-Byurakan Observatory.

      9. 2003- Byurakan Observatory.


6.4.   Astronomical Personal Preparation Council of the Academy of Sciences (USSR). 

6.4.1. 1979-Telavi.                 6. 1987-Nikolaev.

      2. 1982-Crimea.                7. 1988-Vologda.

      3. 1983-Poltava.               8. 1989-Zvenigorod.

      4. 1984-Zvenigorod         9. 1999-Leningrad.

      5.  1986-Penza

7.      Scientific Visits at Different Observatories and   Presented Talks .

7.1.  Abastumani Observatory, October ,1956,Georgia,USSR.

7.2.  Abastumani Observatory, December 1959-January 1960,Georgia,USSR.

7.3.  Tautenburg Observatory, Germany, February - May,1965.

7.4.  Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM), Tonantzintla Obsevatory,

        "Colorimetric and Polarimetric Investigation  of Cometary Nebulae". October 1968 - April 1969.

7.5.  Konkoly Observatory, "Flare Stars Study in Byurakan Observatory". E.S.Parsamian.  December 1969,Hungary.

7.6.  University of La Plata, Cordoba Observatory, San Juan Observatory, September ,1974. Argentina.

7.7.  Instituto de Astronomia, Optica y Electronica (INAOE),  Tonantzintla.

       "New Method of Flare Stars and Clusters Age  Determination". December 1976 - May 1977,Mexico.

7.8.  Instituto de Astronomia, Optica y Electronica (INAOE). Tonantzintla  "Ancient Astronomy in Armenia",(UNAM).

       July-November, 1981,Mexico.

7.9.  Asiago Observatory, University of Padova, "Flare Stars Age Determination", 1982, Italy.

7.10 . Archetry Observatory, Florence  "New Cometary Nebulae", 1982, Italy.

7.11.  Vatican Observatory, Castel Gandolfo, 1982, Italy

7.12. Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, (UNAM), "Subfuors in Orion Region" (UNAM),

7.13. "Flare Stars in Stellar Aggregates" (INAOE),  December 1989-April 1990,Mexico.

7.14. Instituto de Astronomia,Optica y Electronica,(INAOE). Tonantzintla, Mexico. December 1992

       "Astronomical Investigations held in Byurakan Observatory".

7.15. Department of Astronomy, University of Cornell, USA, June 1994

7.16. Centre of Astronomy, University of Massachusetts, USA. June 1994

7.17. Harvard-Smithsonian Center of Astrophysics, USA. June 1994

7.18. Instituto de Astronomia, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM), October 1995- March 1996

      "Determination of the Age of Clusters and Flare Stars".

7.19. Max-Planck Institut Für Astrophisics, Heidelberg, July-September 1996           

7.20. Instituto de Astrophysica de Canarias (IAC), Tenerife, July, 1999  “On Ancient Astronomy in Armenia”.  


  Back to      Home