​​​BCSC Postdoctoral Fellowship Recipients

Dr. GEORGIOS ARNAOUTAKIS

Country: GREECE

Univ. of phd: HERIOT-WATT UNIV.

Institute: SIDEER

Dept.: SOLAR ENERGY & ENVIRONMENTAL PHYSICS

HOST: PROF. EUGENE KATZ

RESEARCH TOPIC: ENHANCED SOLAR CELLS BY LIGHT ENGINEERING AT ULTRA-HIGH SOLAR CONCENTRATIONS

 

Dr. MARCO FERRANTE

Country: Italy

Univ. of phd: Aarhus Univ. denmark

Institute: sideer

Dept.: desert ecology

HOST: PROF. Yael Lubin/dr. Michal segoli

RESEARCH TOPIC: assessing oil spill effects using a multiple ecosystem functions approach

 

Dr. ABHISHEK GUPTA

 (BCSC Roland Fellow)

Country: India

Univ. of phd: Indian inst. of tech, mandi

Institute: ZIWR

Dept.: desalination and water treatment

HOST: DR. Christopher arnusch

RESEARCH TOPIC: laser-induced graphene for toxic metal ion detection and removal from contaminated water

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DR. DOUGLAS MAKIN

COUNTRY: SOUTH AFRICA

UNIV. OF PHD: UNIV. OF KWAZULU-NATAL

INSTITUTE: SIDEER

DEPT.: DESERT ECOLOGY

HOST: PROF. BURT KOTLER

RESEARCH TOPIC: IMPACTS OF PREDATOR FACILITATION AND INTERFERENCE ON DESERT RODENT FORAGING BEHAVIOR AND LANDSCAPE USE

 

DR. PANKAJ SHAW

COUNTRY: INDIA

UNIV. OF PHD: HB NATIONAL INSTITUTE

INSTITUTE: SIDEER

DEPT.: SOLAR ENERGY & ENVIRONMENTAL PHYSICS

HOST: PROF. EHUD MERON/DR. ROIY SAYAG

RESEARCH TOPIC: FRONT DYNAMICS IN BISTABLE SYSTEMS WITH APPLICATIONS TO DESERTIFICATION AND ICE STREAMS

 

 

DR. SWATI SUNDARARAJAN

COUNTRY: INDIA

UNIV. OF PHD: DEFENCE INST. OF ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY

INSTITUTE: ZIWR

DEPT.: DESALINATION AND WATER TREATMENT

HOST: DR. RONI KASHER

RESEARCH TOPIC: STUDYING THE EFFECT OF SURFACE ELECTROSTATIC CHARGE ON BIOFOULING OF WATER TREATMENT MEMBRANES

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DR. SANGEETA UJJWAL

COUNTRY: INDIA

UNIV. OF PHD: JAWAHARLAL NEHRU UNIV.

INSTITUTE: SIDEER

DEPT.: SOLAR ENERGY & ENVIRONMENTAL PHYSICS

HOST: PROF. EHUD MERON

RESEARCH TOPIC: OSCILLATIONS AND PATTERN FORMATION IN DRYLAND VEGETATION

 

DR. ELIZABETH WARBURTON (BLAUSTEIN FELLOW)

COUNTRY: USA

UNIV. OF PHD: WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIV.

INSTITUTE: SIDEER

DEPT.: DESERT ECOLOGY

HOST: PROF. BORIS KRASNOV

RESEARCH TOPIC: HOST SPECIFICITY IN FLEAS EXPERIENCING FLUCTUATING ENVIRONMENTS

 

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