Hripsime Gevorgyan

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Dr. Gevorgyan Hripsime

Research Scientist

TU Bergakademie Freiberg

Division of Economic Geology and Petrology

Institute of Mineralogy

Brennhausgasse 5

D-09596 Freiberg/Sachsen

Tel.      +49 (0)3731-39-3541

Email:  Hripsime [dot] Gevorgyanatmineral [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de

Curriculum Vitae

    Education

Dr. rer. nat. inVolcanology and Igneous petrology with honors/summa cum laude, (2016-2020), Institute of Geology, TU-Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany

M.Sc. in Geoscience with honors, (2009-2011), Faculty of Geography and Geology, Yerevan State University (Armenia)

B.Sc. in Geology with honors, (2005-2009), Faculty of Geography and Geology, Yerevan State University (Armenia)

Scholarships/Awards


Funding to Assist in the Completion of Doctoral Studies scholarship holder (provided by TU Bergakademie Freiberg - 09/2018-07/2019)

Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD) scholarship holder (09/2016-08/2018)

Professional experience

Since 12/2020- Research Scientist, Institute of Mineralogy,TU-Bergakademie Freiberg (Germany)

2019-2020- Wissenschaftliche Hilfskräfte at TU-Bergakademie Freiberg (Germany)

2012-2016- Junior research fellow: Laboratory of volcanology, Institute of Geological Sciences of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia (IGS NAS RA)

2009-2012- Engineering geologist: Laboratory of volcanology, Institute of Geological Sciences of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia (IGS NAS RA)

2008-2009- Laboratory assistant: Laboratory of volcanology, Institute of Geological Sciences of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia (IGS NAS RA)


Major Grant and Projects

2015-2016   Volcano-Tectonic settings of Quaternary volcanism of Kapan block (south   Armenian) and specific conditions of generation of magmas

2013-2015  Development of Conceptual Model of Volcanism of Ararat Valley

2013-2015  PEER–Science Volcanic Hazard Assessment for Ararat Valley (USA-Armenia)

2009-2011  Participation in the project “Volcanic Hazard Assessment for the Armenian Nuclear Power Plant - ANPP “(USA-UK-Armenia)

Research interests

Physical volcanology (lithofacies architecture, eruption type and history, etc)

Evolution and petrogenetic model of the magmatic systems

Igneous petrology, geochemistry

Mineral textures and chemistry

Petrogeochemical constraints of magma chamber/reservoirs (constraints on the pre-eruption dynamics and crystallization conditions) in different tectonic settings


Teaching Experience

Grundlagen der Petrologie (BSc)

Grundlagen Geowissenschaften - Abschnitt Petrologie (BSc)

Petrologie der Magmatite/Magmatische Prozesse (MSc)

Petrologie der Metamorphite (MSc)

Language Skills

Armenian       native speaker

Russian          fluent in speaking and writing

English           fluent in speaking and writing

German         intermediate level

Publications

·   Kirscher, U., Gevorgyan, H., Meliksetian, Kh., Navasardyan, G. Dallanave, E., Breitkreuz, C., Bachtadse, V. 2020. Pleistocene ignimbrites of western Armenia - Paleomagnetic and magnetic anisotropy constraints on flow direction and stratigraphy. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 402: p. 1-16. doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2020.106982

·     Gevorgyan, H., Breitkreuz, C., Meliksetian, Kh., Israyelyan, A., Ghukasyan, Y., Pfänder, J.A., Sperner, B., Miggins, D.P., Anthony, K. 2020. Quaternary ring plain- and valley-confined pyroclastic deposits of Aragats stratovolcano (Lesser Caucasus): Lithofacies, geochronology and eruption history. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 401: p. 1-22. doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2020.106928

·     Meliksetian Kh., Nikogosian I., Jrbashyan R., Gevorgyan H., Navasardyan G., Grigoryan E., Mkrtchyan M. 2019. Quaternary monogenic volcanism of the Kapan Block: volcanology, geochronology and geochemistry (S-E part Republic of Armenia). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia (ISSN 0515-961X) Earth Sciences, 72, №2, p. 19-42; (in Russian, abstract in English)

·     Gevorgyan, H., Repstock, A., Schulz, B., Meliksetian, Kh., Breitkreuz, Ch., Israyelyan, A., 2018. Decoding a post-collisional multistage magma system: The Quaternary ignimbrites of Aragats Stratovolcano, western Armenia. Lithos – 318–319, 267–282. doi.org/10.1016/j.lithos.2018.07.024

·    Sheth H., Meliksetian Kh., Gevorgyan H., Israyelyan A., Navasardyan G., 2015. Intracanyon basalt lavas of the Debed River (northern Armenia), part of the Pliocene-Pleistocene continental flood basalt province in the South Caucasus. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, p. 1-15. doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2015.02.010

·      Jrbashyan R. T., Meliksetian Kh. B., Ghukasyan Yu. G, Gevorgyan H. P., Savov I., Karapetyan S. H., Navasardyan G. Kh., Manucharyan D. A., 2015. The Plinian eruption of Irind volcano (Aragats volcanic region, Armenia). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia (ISSN 0515-961X) Earth Sciences, 68, №1, p. 3-21; (in Russian, abstract in English)

·      Gevorgyan H., 2013. Genesis and stratigraphy of the Upper Pliocene-Quaternary tuff-ignimbrites of Armenia. Proceedings, Young scientists conference, Institute of Geological Sciences, National Academy of Sciences of Armenia (ISBN 978-9939-1-0186-6) Earth Sciences, p. 18-27; (in Armenian)

·    Jrbashyan R. T., Ghukasyan Yu. G., Karapetyan S. H., Mnatsakanyan A. Kh., Navasardyan G. Kh., Gevorgyan H. P., 2012. Types of Volcanic Eruptions and Forms of Manifestation of the Late-Collision On-Land Volcanism in Armenia. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia (ISSN 0515-961X) Earth Sciences, 65, №3, p. 3-20; (in Russian, abstract in English)

·    Meliksetian Kh.B., Gevorgyan H.P., GhukasyanYu.G., 2010. Find of Specularite (Specular Hematite) in the crater of Blrashark-1 volcano. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia (ISSN 0515-961X) Earth Sciences, 63, № 3, pp. 24-29; (in Russian, abstract in English)

Abstracts

··      Meliksetian Kh., Gevorgyan H., Savov I., Connor C., Connor L., Halama R., Jrbashyan R., Navasardyan G., Grigoryan E., Ishizuka O., 2021,  eruption of the Middle Pleistocene Irind volcano, Armenia. Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU General Assembly 2021, Austria, Vienna.

··  Schmidt S., Gevorgyan H., Kogan I., Lapp M., 2021, Digitization of the multi-compositional Storkwitz carbonatite diatreme (Delitzsch Complex, Germany). Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU General Assembly 2021, Austria, Vienna.

·      Gevorgyan H., Schmidt S., Kogan I., Lapp M., 2020, Mineral assemblages and xenolith cargo in the Storkwitz carbonatite (Delitzsch Complex, Germany). Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU General Assembly 2020, Austria, Vienna.

·   Gevorgyan H., Breitkreuz C, Meliksetian Kh., Ghukasyan Yu., Jrbashyan R.T., Israyelyan A., Pfänder, J. A., Miggins D., Koppers, A., 2019, Physical volcanology of Quaternary ignimbrites in the Aragats Volcanic Province (Lesser Caucasus): a lithofacies-based approach. GeoMünster-2019, Germany, p. 116-117.

·       Gevorgyan H., Kirscher U., Breitkreuz C, Meliksetian Kh., Israyelyan A., Bachtadse V., Miggins D., Koppers, A., 2019, The Pliocene pyroclastic succession of Ani, Armenian-Turkish border: geochronology, geochemistry, and paleomagnetic constraints. GeoMünster-2019, Germany, p.123.

·   Meliksetian, Kh., Navasardyan, G., Jrbashyan, R., Savov, I., Gevorgyan, H., Manucharyan, D., Grigoryan, E., Misakyan, M., 2019, New geochronological data and interactions between polygenetic and monogenetic volcanism of Syunik and Vardenis volcanic uplands. A conference dedicated to the 100th Anniversary of A. T. Aslanyan, 7-8th February 2019, Yerevan, Armenia.

·    Meliksetian, Kh., Jrbashyan, R., Gevorgyan, H., Navasardyan, G., Grigoryan, E., Manucharyan, D., Misakyan, M., 2018, Volcanic hazards as an underestimated risk factor in Armenia, Georgia, and Eastern Turkey. Spitak 30 International conference, 3-7th December 2018, Yerevan, Armenia.

·       Gevorgyan H., Repstock A., Schulz B., Meliksetian Kh., Breitkreuz C., Israyelyan A. Classifications and p-T Paths of Phenocrysts and Volcanic Glass from the Quarternary Ignimbrite Units of the Aragats Volcanic Province, Armenia. Goldschmidt-2017, France, Paris.

·       Gevorgyan H., Repstock A., Schulz B., Meliksetian Kh., Breitkreuz C., Israyelyan A. Mineral textures in ignimbrites of the Quaternary Aragats stratovolcano, western Armenia: Implication for magma chamber dynamics. GeoBremen-2017, Germany.

·      Kirscher U., Meliksetian Kh., Gevorgyan H., Navasardyan G., Bachtadse V. Ignimbrites of Armenia - Paleomagnetic constraints on flow direction and stratigraphy of pyroclastic activity of Mount Aragats. Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU General Assembly 2017, Vol. 19, Austria, Vienna.

·      Gevorgyan H.P., Meliksetian Kh.B., Ghukasyan Yu. G., Savov I., Karapetyan S.G., Navasardyan G.Kh., Quaternary ignimbrites of Armenia: Petrology and stratigraphy. 26th IUGG General Assembly 2015, Czech Republic, Prague.

·      Meliksetian Kh., Connor C., Savov I., Connor L., Navasardyan G., Manucharyan D., Ghukasyan Y., Gevorgyan H. Conceptual model of volcanism and volcanic hazards of the region of Ararat valley, Armenia. Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU General Assembly 2015, Vol. 17, Austria, Vienna.

·     Meliksetian Kh., Savov I., Connor C., Halama R., Jrbashyan R., Navasardyan G., Ghukasyan Y., Gevorgyan H., Manucharyan D., Ishizuka O., Quidelleur X., Germa A. Aragats stratovolcano in Armenia - volcano-stratigraphy and petrology.  Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU General Assembly 2014, Vol. 16, Austria, Vienna.

·      Meliksetian Kh.B., Ghukasyan Yu. G, Jrbashyan R.T., Savov I., Navasardyan G. Kh., Gevorgyan H. P. Geochemistry of volcanic series of Aragats province. International scientific-practical conference «Continental Neovolcanism of Alpian Fold Area of Eastern Europe» Kiev, 2013, p. 33. (in Russian).

Books

Contributor to the ‘A Photographic Atlas of Flood Basalt Volcanism’ by H. Sheth, 2018, Springer, 363pp.