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Yossef
H. Hatzor
 
 
 
 
Thesis:
 
1996
Ehud Gavish
M.Sc.
Evaluation of empirical classification methods (Q, RMR) for tunneling in bedded rock: lessons from the Giloh tunnels, Jerusalem .(Jointly with Dr. Y. Arkin, Geological Survey of Israel)
 
1997
Ron Benari
M.Sc.
Stability of underground openings in jointed chalky rock: a case study from Tel Beer-Sheva national park
 
1997
Moshe Levine
M.Sc.
Slope stability analysis by back calculation of plane failure in Arad open pit mine.
 
1997
Alon Zur
M.Sc.
Influence of texture and grain size on ultimate strength of dolomites.
 
1997
Eli P. Heyman
M.Sc.
Mechanical Behavior of Mount Sedom Rock Salt.
Recipient of the 1998 Israel Mineral Science and Engineering Association award
 
1999
Michael Tsesarsky
M.Sc.
Stability of underground openings in jointed chalk rock – a case study from the bell shaped caverns, Bet Guvrin National Park.
Recipient of the 2000 Geological Society of Israel award for outstanding MSc. thesis
 
2001
Boaz Saltzman
M.Sc.
 
2004
Michael Tsesarsky
Ph. D.
Stability of underground openings in stratified and jointed rock
 
2004
Ilia Wainshtein
M.Sc.
2004
Carola Eirmermacher
M.Sc.
2005
Dikla Hadad
M.Sc.
 
2005
Shlomy Manor
M.Sc.
2006
Itay Orian
M.Sc.
2006
Ronnie Kamai
M.Sc.
Recipient of the 2005 Geological Society of Israel award for outstanding MSc. thesis
2008
Gony Yagoda-Biran
M.Sc.
Seismic Hazard Estimation along Eastern Margins of Sea of Galilee by Back Analysis of Seismically Induced Natural and Structural Failures
(Jointly with Drs. R. Amit and O.Katz)
Recipient of the 2008 Geological Society of Israel award in memory of P. Grader.
 
2008
Dagan Bakun-Mazor
M.Sc.
Modeling mechanical layering in discontinuous rock masses for deformation analysis.
Recipient of the 2008 Asaf Gur Memorial award for outstanding MSc. thesis
 
2008
Gabriele Monacis
M. Sc.
Discrete element modeling of jointed beams (Jointly with Professor Giovanni Barla, Politecnico di Torino). Thesis submitted to Dept. of Structural and Geotechnical Engineering, Politecnico di Torino.
 
2009
Ilia Wainshtein
Ph. D.
2011
Omer Biran
M.Sc.
Rate and State friction experiments in direct shear. (Jointly with Dr. Alon Ziv, BGU, now at TAU)
 
2011
Dagan Bakun-Mazor
Ph.D.
Environmentally controlled, multi scale, dynamic behavior of rock masses. (Jointly with Prof. Steven Glaser, U. C. Berkeley)
 
2012
Elchannan Livne
M.Sc.
 
2012
 
Yuval Tal
M. Sc.
 
2013
Yael Rosenthal
M. Sc.
Deducing seismic risk from structural failures in masonry arches below the old city of Jerusalem
 
2013
Ksenia Bisnovat
M. Sc.
Mechanical and petrophysical behavior of oil shale formations from the Judean Plains, Israel (Jointly with Prof. Shimon Feinstein, BGU)
 
2013
Guy Davidesko
M. Sc.
Evolution of surface roughness through shear (jointly with Dr. Amir Sagi, Geological Survey of Israel).
 
2013
Gony Yagoda-Biran
Ph. D.
Seismic Hazard Analysis using the Numerical DDA Method. Recipient of the 2013 Asaf Gur Memorial award for outstanding PhD thesis
 
2015
Omri Shitrit
M. Sc.
Mechanical and petrophysical behavior of oil shale formations from the Judean Plains, Israel (Jointly with Prof. Shimon Feinstein, BGU and Dr. Harold Vinegar, IEI)
 
2015
Nir Badt
M. Sc.
Role of normal stress constraints on roughness evolution through shear (jointly with Dr. Amir Sagi, Geological Survey of Israel)
 
2015
Ravit Zelig
M. Sc.
Numerical modeling of wave propagation through discontinuous media with implications to rock bursts.