Արսեն Բոբոխյան

Arsen Bobokhyan

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Scientific degree: 
PhD in History
Position: 
Leading researcher
Vice-director
Specialization: 
archaeologist
Employee of the institute since: 
1998
Research fields: 
Bronze and Iron Age Archaeology of the Armenian Highland
Publications: 

1. Harutyun Artashes Martirosyan, Biography and Bibliography, Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography, Armenian Academy, Yerevan, 85 p. (in Armenian).
2. Musical Instruments of Bronze Age Armenia, Gift from Heaven: Myth Ritual and History, Studies in Honour of Sargis Harutyunyan on his 80th Birthday, Petrosyan A. (ed.), Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography, Armenian Academy, Yerevan, 240-261 (in Armenian).
3. Vaspurakan in the System of Bronze and Iron Age Cultural Developments of the Armenian Highland, Capitals of Armenia, Book 1 - Van, Marutyan H.T. (ed.), Yerevan, 25-47 (in Armenian).

1. Harutyun Artashes Martirosyan, Biography and Bibliography, Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography, Armenian Academy, Yerevan, 85 p. (in Armenian).
2. Musical Instruments of Bronze Age Armenia, Gift from Heaven: Myth Ritual and History, Studies in Honour of Sargis Harutyunyan on his 80th Birthday, Petrosyan A. (ed.), Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography, Armenian Academy, Yerevan, 240-261 (in Armenian).
3. Vaspurakan in the System of Bronze and Iron Age Cultural Developments of the Armenian Highland, Capitals of Armenia, Book 1 - Van, Marutyan H.T. (ed.), Yerevan, 25-47 (in Armenian).
4. Hark during Bronze and Iron Ages. Myth, History, Archaeology, in: Haykazuns, Barkhudaryan V., Hakobyan H., Kosyan A., Ghazaryan R., Shahnazaryan A. (ed.), Yerevan, 91-96 (in Armenian).
5. Newly Found Vishapakar (Dragon-Stone) of Aghtik and the Role of Taik Region in Ancient Cultural Developments of Armenian Highland, in: Habitus. Studies in Anthropology and Archaeology I, Yerevan, 252-260 (in Armenian).
6. Kommunikation und Austausch im Hochland zwischen Kaukasus und Taurus, ca. 2500-1500 v. Chr., British Archaeological Reports 1853, Oxford 2008 (674 p).
7. Identifying Balance Weights and Weight Systems in Bronze Age Troia: Preliminary Reflections, in: Weights in Context. Bronze Age Weighing Systems of Eastern Mediterranean - Chronology, Typology, Material and Archaeological Context, Alberti M.-E., Ascalone E., Peyronel L. (ed.), Roma 2006, 71-125.
8. Trading Implements at Early Troy, Anatolian Studies 59, London 2009, 19-50.
9. Schelle und Rassel, § 3 Schellen aus Metall, Reallexikon der Assyriologie und Vorderasiatischen Archäologie 12/1-2, Berlin - New York 2009, 139-141.
10. L’Arménie préouratéenne: L’apparition des villes, Les douze capitales d’Arménie, Donabédian P., Mutafian Cl., (éd.), Paris 2010, 284-293.

Presentations: 
  1. Bobokhyan A. 2006. Bronze Age Weight Systems in Caucasia, “From Maikop to Trialeti, Conference of DAIBerlin, 07-08.12.
  1. Bobokhyan A. 2006. Bronze Age Weight Systems in Caucasia, “From Maikop to Trialeti, Conference of DAIBerlin, 07-08.12.
  2. Bobokhyan A. 2012. Archaeological Management in the Republic of Armenia, “From Past Experience to New Approaches and Synergies: The Future of Protection Management for Archaeological Heritage in Times of Economic Crisis, ICOMOS Hellenic and ICAHM Regional ConferenceAthens, 04-05.11.
  3. Bobokhyan A. 2013. Society and Metall in Bronze Age Armenia, “At the Northern Frontier of Near Eastern Archaeology: Recent Research on Caucasia and Anatolia in the Bronze Age, Humboldt Foundation International Conference, Ca’ Foscari University,Venice, 03-04.09.
  4. Bobokhyan A. 2015. Cult-Places in Pre-Christian Armenia, “Interactions religieuses dans l’Arménie ancienne”, Paris, 01-03.12
  5. Bobokhyan A. 2017. Vishaps in Context of Bronze and Iron Age Armenia, “New Finds, New Insights: Advances in Armenian Archaeology over the Last Decade, Conference of the UCLA Cotsen Institute of Archaeology, Conference at Sorbonne, Los Angeles 10-15.05.
Additional Info: 

Current excavations at Bronze and Iron Age settlements Sotk and Margahovit and at sacral landscape Tirinkatar (southern heights of Aragats mountain).

Phone: 
093-771562
E-mail: 
arsenbobokhyan@yahoo.com