On December 28th, 2017, a postage stamp dedicated to the theme “Yuri Oganessian” is put into circulation.
The left part of the postage stamp depicts the world-renowned physics of the Armenian origin, Doctor of Physics and Mathematics, professor, Academician of the Academy of Sciences of Russia Yuri Oganessian, and the right part of the postage stamp depicts the 118th new chemical element of Mendeleev’s periodic table, discovered by Y. Oganessian and named “oganesson” (Og) after the great Armenian scientist.
Date of issue: December 28, 2017
Designer: Vahagn Mkrtchyan
Printing house: Cartor, France
Size: 50,0 x 40,0 mm
Print run: 40 000 pcs