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Open Call for Participation of Young Researchers and Companies in Research Projects – NUACA, Yerevan

Seismic Resilience Research and Development Unit

Seismic Resilience Research and Development Unit, has open calls for researchers and companies in two new international research projects:

  • Effectiveness of structural system of strengthened buildings in seismic regions taking into account soil dynamic parameters
  • Designing an Appropriate Alarm System for Monitoring the Condition of Reservoir Dams

Duration of the research projects: 15 April 2021 – 15 April 2022

Target group:

  • Individuals – MSc or PhD Students
  • Companies from construction industry

What we offer

  • Geophysical equipment for recording the velocity of soil Vs shear waves
  • Various non-destructive testing equipment for concrete
  • Equipment for detection of rebar, measurement of protective cover and diameter size of the rebar
  • Opportunity to work in an international research team and improve research skills;
  • Contacts with partner institutions from the industry sector, involved in project implementation.

Criteria for participation in the Research projects

  • MSc or PhD student in Structural engineering or Geotechnical engineering;
  • Software skills: AutoCAD, Excel, Lira-SAPR;
  • English proficiency;
  • Desire to learn and exchange with peers in international environment;
  • Create a profile and take an active part in our collaborative-innovative platform.

How to apply

Individual researchers

  • Motivation letter;
  • Letter of reference for young researches working at companies;
  • Formal document proofing that a person is civil engineering or architecture student.


  • Motivation letter;
  • Company profile

Registration deadline: 05/04/2021 

Interested participants can submit documents via e-mail:

Selection process of individual candidates

  • Provided documents and in-person interviews with candidates

Read more about the research projects

Ana TomikjOpen Call for Participation of Young Researchers and Companies in Research Projects – NUACA, Yerevan