Electrical and Electronics engineering - Physical Electronics
The field of physical electronics, which deals with the physical aspects of modern applied electronics - semiconductors, electro optics and fiber optics, nanotechnology, renewable energy and microwaves - is rapidly developing and is playing a major role in both developments and improvements in the hi-tech, science intensive industry found in Israel.
Main research groups:
Electrooptics: Nonlinear Optics, Photonic Crystals, Plasmonics, Ultrafast optics, Nanophotonics, Photoacoustics, Optical fibers and communication, and diffractive optics.
Materials Devices and Energy: Nanotechnology, Biosensors and Bio-inspired nanomaterials, Lab on a chip technologies, Electrical discharge, Theoretical modeling of materials and devices, and Photovoltaic power conversion and processing
Electromagnetics: Propagation and Scattering in Complex Structures, Antenna Design, Radio frequency integrated circuits, mm-wave CMOS circuits, and Microwave interaction with materials.
|Dr. Amir Natan||Quantum theory based modeling of novel materials and devices. Multi-scale theories for photovoltaics and energy storage. Interaction of light with matter. Modern band theory of solids. Dielectric behavior at interfaces|
|Prof. Gil Rosenman||Bionspired nanomaterials. Peptide nanostructures: self assembly and basic physical properties. Peptide nanophotonics and optical waveguiding towards implantable biomedical chips|
|Prof. Yosi Shacham||Semiconductor devices, VLSI & ULSI Interconnects, nano-bio interfacing and biosensors|
|Prof. Arie Ruzin||Semiconductor detectors for X- rays, gamma-rays, MIP particles, etc.; compound semiconductors; radiation induced defects; atomic force microscopy; nano-contacts; semiconductor device simulation; memristors; analog VLSI circuits|
|Prof. Eran Socher||RFIC, mm-wave and THz CMOS, high speed communication, mm-wave and THz imaging and sensing, RF-interconnect, nano-scale CMOS circuit design|
|Prof. Reuven (Raymond) Boxman (Emeritus)||Electrical discharges, plasma, electric arcs, microwave plasma: energy transfer, behavior in magnetic field, coating, nano-particle production, water treatment, lighting|
|Prof. Yael Hanein||Neuroprosthetic devices, micro and nano fabrication methods, nano-systems, nanotube technology, cell patterning methods, skin electronics|
|Prof. Menachem Nathan (emeritus)||3D thin film batteries, snapshot spectral imaging, solid state THz sources, photonic crystals, MOEMS, MEMS, spectral Imaging|
|Prof. Yossi Rosenwaks||Nanoscale electrical measurements, nanoscale gas sensors, multiple state transistors, nanowire transistors, 2D transistors and materials|