New Stage in Armenian-French Scientific Collaboration
On October 28, 2009, the State Committee of Science of the Ministry of Education and Science of RA (Chairman Prof. S. Haroutiunian), the National Academy of Sciences of RA (President R. Martirosyan), CNRS of the Republic of France (Director of Moscow Branch V. Mayer) and the NAS RA Institute for Physical Research (Director A. Papoyan) signed an Agreement on the Creation of Armenian-French International Associated Laboratory.
The signing of the Agreement was the result of the competition organized within the framework of the Agreement concluded between SCS and CNRS on January 20, 2009.
The above mentioned competition included the following three programs: Collaborative Bilateral Research Projects, creation of International Associated Laboratory and International Research Group. As a result, nine projects on Collaborative Bilateral Research, two on International Associated Laboratories and one on International Research Group were selected for funding.