Vahagn Mikaelian is teaching Algebra and Discrete Mathematics. Dr. Mikaelian's research interests are in group theory, abstract algebra, computer algebra, linear algebra, and applications of algebra in computer science.

**Higher Education**

**2011,** Dr. of Science in Mathematics

Lomonosov Moscow State University

**1994**, Ph.D. in Mathematics

Lomonosov Moscow State University

**1990,** Master's in Mathematics

Yerevan State University

**Courses taught:**

- Discrete Mathematics
- Linear Algebra

**Publications:**

- V. H. Mikaelian,
*The Higman operations and embeddings of recursive groups,*Journal of Group Theory, to appear in 2022. Impact Factor: 0.487 - V. H. Mikaelian,
*Embeddings using universal words in the free group of rank 2,*Siberian Math. Journal, 62 (2021), 1, 123–130. Impact Factor: 0.778 - V. H. Mikaelian,
*Subvariety structures in certain product varieties of groups,*Journal of Group Theory, 21 (2018), 5, 865–884. Impact Factor: 0.487 - V. H. Mikaelian,
*Kp-series and varieties generated by wreath products of p-groups,*International Journal of Algebra and Computation, 28 (2018), 8, 1693–1703. Impact Factor: 0.396 - V. H. Mikaelian, On the classification of varieties generated by wreath products, Izvestiya: Mathematics, 82 (2018), 5, 1006–1018. Impact Factor: 0.923
- V. H. Mikaelian,
*The Criterion of Shmel'kin and Varieties Generated by Wreath Products of Finite Groups,*Algebra and logic, 56, 2, (2017), 108–115. Impact Factor: 0.527 - V. H. Mikaelian,
*Algorithmic Algebra, Commutative Rings and Fields,*Yerevan University Press, Yerevan 2015, 374 pages, ISBN 978-5-8084-1994-0. Officially approved by the Ministry of higher education and science of RA as textbook for universities. - V. H. Mikaelian,
*Varieties generated by wreath products of abelian and nilpotent groups,*Algebra and Logic, 54 (2015), 1, 70-73. Impact Factor: 0.527 - V. H. Mikaelian, A. Yu. Olshanskii,
*On abelian subgroups of finitely generated metabelian groups,*Journal of Group Theory, 16 (2013), 695–705. Impact Factor: 0.487 - V. H. Mikaelian,
*Metabelian varieties of groups and wreath products of abelian groups,*Journal of Algebra, 2007 (313), 2, 455–485. Impact Factor: 0.675 - V. H. Mikaelian,
*On finitely generated soluble non-Hopfian groups, an application to a problem of Neumann,*International Journal of Algebra and Computation, 17 (2007), Nos. 5-6, 1107–1113. Impact Factor: 0.396 - V. H. Mikaelian,
*On embeddings of countable generalized soluble groups into two-generated groups,*Journal of Algebra, 250 (2002), 1–17. Impact Factor: 0.675 - V. H. Mikaelian,
*Subnormal embedding theorems for groups,*Journal of the London Mathematical Society, 62.2 (2000), 398–406. Impact Factor: 0.892

**Research Database IDs:**

H-index: 11, and i10-index: 12 in: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=sk9INcwAAAAJ

Zentralblatt für Mathematik: https://zbmath.org/authors/?q=ai%3Amikaelian.vahagn-h

Scopus: https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=6506128667

ArXiv: https://arxiv.org/a/0000-0002-1719-1849

**Awards:**

**2021: **Teaching Excellence Award of 2021 from the Yerevan State University.

**2020: **Joint state grant of SCS and RFBR for research two-year research project “Combinatorial methods and algorithmic problems in group theory” (Grant Nr. 20RF–152).

**2018: **State grant of SCS for two-year research project **“**Partial n-periodic groups, wreath products and varieties.” (Grant Nr. 18T-1A306).

**2018: **Joint state grant of SCS and RFBR for research two-year research project “Combinatorial methods and algorithmic problems in group theory” (Grant Nr. 18RF-109).

**2015: **State grant of SCS for two-year research project **“**Periodic groups and wreath products of groups. Structural problems.” (Grant Nr. 15T-1A258).

**2015: **Joint state grant of SCS and RFBR for research two-year research project “Algorithmic questions and combinatorial methods in group theory” (Grant Nr. 15RF-054).

**Office location: **310W/PAB

**Office hours: **Wednesdays, at 19:00 on Zoom