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Prof. Gitti Frey

Gitti Frey
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Gitti received her Ph.D. from the Department of Materials and Interfaces at the Weizmann Institute in 1999. She spent the following three years as a Marie Curie Postdoc Fellow in the Optoelectronics Group of the Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics, Cambridge, UK. Since September 2002 she is in the Department of Materials Science & Engineering at the Technion, leading the Hybrid Materials and Devices Research Group. In 2009/2010 she spent a sabbatical year as Visiting Professor in the Department of Physics, Colorado School of Mines, Golden CO, and as Visiting Scientist in The National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL), Golden CO, USA. In 2017, she was a Visiting Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and the Center for Organic Photonics and Electronics (COPE) in Georgia Tech, Atlanta GA.

ACADEMIC DEGRESS

  • PhD, Weizmann Institute, Department of Materials and Interfaces
  • MSc, Hebrew University, Chemistry
  • BSc, Hebrew University, Chemistry

 

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

  • Professor, Department of Materials Science & Engineering, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology (2016 – )
  • Associate Prof., Department of Materials Science & Engineering, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology (2009 – 2016)
  • Senior Lecturer, Department of Materials Science & Engineering, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology (2002 – 2009)
  • Postdoctoral research associate, Department of Physics, University of Cambridge, UK (1999-2002)

 

SELECTED HONORS & AWARDS

  • MRSC of the Royal Society of Chemistry (2015)
  • Kavli Fellow, Kavli Foundation USA academy of Sciences (2013)
  • Yanai Award for Excellence in Academic Education (2012)
  • Colorado School of Mines Teaching excellence (2009)
  • The Henri Gutwirth Award for the Promotion of Research, Technion (2008)
  • Salomon Simon Mani Excellence in Teaching Award, Technion (2006)
  • Milton & Lillian Edward for Academic Lectureships U.S.A. (2005)
  • Alon Fellowship (2003)
  • Landau “Leaders in Science and Technology” Fellowship, Technion (2002)
  • Marie Curie Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship (1999)