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Asst. Prof. Yehonadav Bekenstein

Yehonadav Bekenstein
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  • Ph.D. – Physics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2015
  • M.Sc. – Physics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2009
  • BSc. – Physics and chemistry (Exact Sciences Program), Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2007

·       Academic Appointments

  • 2018-Present:  Assistant Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Technion, Haifa
  • 2015-2018: Rothschild fellow at University of California Berkeley with Prof. A. Paul Alivisatos.

·       Selected Honors & Awards

  • 2017 Israel’s Ministry of National Infrastructures, Energy and Water Resources fellowship.
  • 2016 Käte and Franz Wiener Prize (Excellent PhD Thesis Award).
  • 2016-2018 California Alliance fellowship.
  • 2015-2016 Rothschild fellowship.
  • 2014 Best lecture award at the international conference "Fundamental Processes in Semiconductor Nanocrystals” ("nanoGe") Oxford.
  • 2013 Ivan Schuller prize for excellence in experimental physics, HU.
  • 2013 Faculty scholarship for participation in the global young scientist summit (GYSS-Singapore), HU.