Research fields

A wide range of courses and research projects is available in the following areas:



Each of the research topics is at the forefront of science and materials engineering, and the research is often conducted in collaboration with industry, and with other scientists in Israel and abroad.

The research in the Department of Materials Science & Engineering is conducted by 16 faculty members, seven professor emeriti, 18 research associates, five to ten post-doctoral research associates, and approximately 100 graduate students.

Most of the research activities at the Department of Materials Science & Engineering are conducted within the framework of the Materials Research Center.


Central Research Facilities

Due to the special character of the research in the department, several central laboratories of the Materials Engineering Research Center are used in a large proportion of the research activities. These central laboratories include:

The Electron Microscopy Center

The X-Ray Diffraction Laboratory

The Physical Measurements Laboratory