SPRING SEMINARS

DATE & ABSTRACT

​SPEAKER​

​TITLE​

​March 2, 2021

Zoom Se​minar

Prof. Sam Safran, Dept. of Chemical and Biological Physics, Weizmann Institute of Science​

​Nonlinear dynamics of spontaneously beating heart cell

​March 9, 2021


Recorded lecture​

​Dr. Izzy Ron, Department of Physical Chemistry and Environmental Sciences Division at the Israel Institute for Biological Research (IIBR). izharron@gmail.com

​On-site chemical and biological sensing: challenges in sampling, sensor design, and data analysis

​March 16, 2021


Recorded lecture​

Prof. Avinoam Rabinovich, School of Mechanical Engineering, The lby and Aladar Fleischman Faculty of Engineering, Tel Aviv University,

avinoamr@post.tau.ac.il​​

​Impact of small-scale capillary heterogeneity effects on large-scale multiphase flow in geological formations​

​April 6, 2021 

Dr. Barak Akabayov, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Ben-Gurion University

akabayov@bgu.ac.il

​Using NMR-fragment based and computational chemistry for the development of novel antibacterial agents targeting the ribosomal PTC of M. tuberculosis​

​April 20, 2021 

​at 16:00

Recorded lecture​​

​Abigail Bodner, PhD candidate, Dept. of Earth, Environmental, and Planetary Sciences, Brown University

abodner.github.io

​Stir and mix: studying upper ocean dynamics from theory to application

​April 27, 2021 

​Prof. David Cahen, Department of Materials and Interfaces, Faculty of Chemistry, Weizmann Institute of Science

david.cahen@weizmann.ac.il

​Can protein electronic conduction be a quantum effect?​

​May 4, 2021

​TBA

​TBA

​May 11, 2021 

Dr. Hillel Aharoni

Faculty of Physics

Department of Physics of Complex Systems

Weizmann Institute of Science

​Universal Inverse Design of 2D Nematic Elastomers​

​May 18, 221 

​Prof. Daniel Grave, Department of Materials Engineering, Faculty of Engineering Sciences, Ben-Gurion University

dgrave@bgu.ac.il

​Metal-oxide photoelectrodes for solar energy conversion and storage​

​May 25, 2021 

​Dr. Ran Holtzman
Fluids and Complex Systems Research Centre, Coventry University, UK

ran.holtzman@coventry.ac.uk

​Non-equilibrium flows in porous media​

​June 1, 2021 

​Prof.Diana Golodnitsky, School of Chemistry, Tel Aviv University, Wolfson Applied Materials Research Center, Tel Aviv, Israel, 6997801

golod@tauex.tau.ac.il

​Towards smart flexible batteries​

​June 8, 2021 

Gilad Mozes. Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research, Dept. of Solar Energy and Environmental Physics, Swiss Inst. for Dryland Environmental and Energy Research, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev​​

​​Photovoltaic operation at extreme temperatures​


​June 15, 2021

​Prof. Weiwei​

T​BA