Fall 2019/20

DATE & ABSTRACT

​SPEAKER

​TITLE​

Oct. 29, 20​19 

Tabea Heckenthaler, ZIWR, BIDR, BGU


The Self-Cleaning Mechanism: Why Nanotexture and Hydrophobicity Matters

Nov. 5, 2019

Yair Zarmi, YDSEEP, BIDR, BGU

SOME ASPECTS of PHOTOSYNTHESIS: A physicist view

(Pulsed Light: A way to significantly increase photosynthetic efficiency in algae)

​Nov. 12, 2019

​Arnon Karnieli, YDSEEP, BIDR, BGU

​Was Drought Really the Trigger Behind the Syrian Civil War in 2011?

​Nov. 19, 2019

​Nir Keren,

Department of Plant & Environmental Sciences, The Hebrew University

​Cyanobacterial strategies for tuning the energy transfer efficiency in their light-harvesting antennae

​Nov. 26, 2019

​Anoop KM, Dept. of Solar Energy and Environmental Physics, SIDEER, BIDR, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

​Stability, Degradation and Recovery Dynamics of Perovskite Solar Cells

(PhD lecture)


​Dec. 3, 2019

Prof. Vered Rom-Kedar

Weizmann Institute Department. of computer science and applied mathematics

​ On energy equilibration in slow fast systems

​Dec. 10, 2019

​Oren Regev, Department of Chemical Engineering, Ben-Gurion University

​Nano-Reinforced Composites: Performance and Percolation

​Dec. 17, 2019

​Shlomi Reuveni, Tel Aviv University, School of Chemistry


​Restart: the physics of starting anew

​Dec. 24, 2019

​Avshalom Offner, Technion, Nancy and Stephen Grand Technion Energy Programme

​Acoustic energy conversion: recovering low-grade heat for various applications

​Dec. 31, 2019

​Sagi Dalyot, Technion, Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering

​Route Planning for Blind Pedestrians - Using and Enriching Crowdsourced Maps

​Jan. 7, 2020

​Efrat Lifshtiz, chulich Faculty of Chemistry, Solid State Institute, Russell Berrie Nanotechnology Institute and the Helen Diller Quantum Information Center; Technion, Haifa, Israel

​The effect of magnetism on the optical properties of bulk and confined perovskite structures

​Jan. 14, 2020

​Beena Kalisky, Bar Ilan University, Dept. of Physics

beena@biu.ac.il


Imaging phase transitions with scanning SQUID

​Jan. 21, 2020

​Yossi Rosenwaks,  Faculty of Engineering, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv 69978

Email: yossir@eng.tau.ac.il


Selective Molecular Sensing using CMOS Compatible

Nanowire Transistors


​March 24, 2020

​Ohad Cohen and Sam Safran

Dept. Chemical and Biological Physics, Weizmann Institute of Science

​Nonlinear dynamics of spontaneously beating heart cells

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