Université Nationale d'Architecture et de Construction D'Arménie

Université Nationale d'Architecture et de Construction D'Arménie

Melikyan Zohrab

Doctor of Sciences, Professor

Date  of  birth,  month,  day      20.06.1940

Adress  Str. Tigran Mets 29a, ap.52, Yerevan

Phone +374 55 36-64-98

E – mail zohrabmelikyan@yahoo.com

Nationality  Republic of Armenia

Education and trainings

  • 1957-1963 – Diploma of Engineer (equivalent to M.S.) – HVAC Engineering and Air Pollution Control, Polytechnic Institute. Yerevan, Armenia.
  • 1971 – Doctor of Engineering (equivalent to PhD.) – HVAC, Gas Distribution, Lighting & Acoustics,           Institute of Civil Engineering.  Kiev, Ukraine.
  • 1988 Doctor of Sciences – HVAC, Gas Distribution, Lighting, Acoustics and Air Pollution Control, Institute of Civil Engineering and Construction. Moscow, Russia.

Work experience

  • 1980-1984 Chief of Department at The National Institute of Light Industry of Algeria. Boumerdes.
  • 1987-1990 – Director of Armenian Branch of Research Institute of Economics and Management of Gas Industry of USSR.
  • 1990 – West African Regional Refrigeration Center for Education (UNIDO/UNDP Project), Project Director
  • 1996 – UNDP Armenia, Project Coordinator
  • Since 1996 – President of Armenian Chapter of the International Association of Energy Engineers
  • 1999-2000 USAID Project “Heat supply /Saving”: Measures for Energy Management, Consultant
  • 1991-2009- Chief of HVAC Chair at Yerevan State University of Architecture and construction.
  • 2001-2002- USAID funded Armenia Energy Efficiency, Demand Side Management and Renewable Energy Program. (EREP), Consultant
  • 2003-2007 International Science & Technology Center (ISTC), Project Scientific Director
  • 2004 – PA Government Consulting, Member of Project Managers Board, consultant
  • 2009-2015 Professor of HVAC Chair at Armenian National University of Architecture and Construction.
  • Since 2015 – Chief of “Heating, Ventilation and Gas Distribution” Chair at Armenian National University of Architecture and Construction.

Academic fields, directions

  • Construction’s thermal physics, re­new­able energy, air conditioning, refrige­ra­tion, mathe­ma­tical modeling of heating and cooling supply systems.

Participation in projecting, scientific  research or  other  programs

  • 1998 – Attended and completed the “Certified Energy Manager” course organized by the Association of Energy Engineers in USA, Atlanta.
  • 1999 – Attended and successfully completed the “ESCO & Project Management” Training Program organized by USAID and Armenian Chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers.
  • 2000 – Attended and successfully completed the “ESCO Develop­ment” course, organized by the Armenian Chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers and USAID.
  • 2004 – Certificate of international trainer of the “Building Energy Efficiency Program” course, within the framework of the Municipal Network for Energy Efficiency Program.
  • 2011 -attended and successfully completed the INOGATE-SEMISE “Industrial Energy Audit Analysis for Bankable Projects” training course.
  • attended and successfully completed the “Energy Audit and Audit Equipment” training course, organized by AEAI-USA and Armenian Chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers.
  • attended and successfully completed the “ESCO Establishment and Basic Business” training course, organized by the Armenian Chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers, USAID and AEAI.
  • Head of research team of ISTC A787 project ‘’Strategy for Develop­ment of Environmentally Safe, Cost Effective and Sustainable Energy Sector of Armenia in the Situation of Shutting Down of the Nuclear Power Plant’’.

Publications

  • 200 scientific articles,
  • 10 books and manuals,
  • 24 patents.

Languages

  • Armenian,
  • Russian,
  • English,
  • French

Latest Publications

  1. A.Melikyan, “Energy Efficiency and Cost Effectiveness of Solar Water Heaters”, International Journal of Energy and Power Engineering. Vol. 4, No. 3, 2015, pp. 184-188. doi: 10.11648/j.ijepe.20150403.17
  2. A.Melikyan, S.M.Egnatosyan, Residential Buildings: Heating Loads, Encyclopedia of Energy Engineering and Technology Taylor & Francis Second edition, 2015,1629-1636pp. DOI: 10.1081/E-EEE2-120051988
  3. A.Melikyan, High efficiency passive solar system and mathematical model for its calculation and design, 7th International Conference on contemporary problems of Architecture and Construction, Florence – Italy 2015, 19th-21st November, 515-520pp.,
  4. A.Melikyan, Solar Water Heaters Are Not Universal Panacea, SciencePG International Journal of Energy and Power Engineering Online Published Advertisement Sep. 22, 2015
  5. A.Melikyan, A Novel Technology for Generation of Electricity and Cold by Using Energy Potential of Transmission Line’s High Pressure Gas, Journal of Energy and Power Engineering, Vol.9, N:10, Serial Number 95, David Publishing Company 2015, 852-859, DOI: 10.17265/1934-8975/2015.010.003