News

Future events:

 

2019:

March 2019 – Congratulations to Natav for completing his PhD thesis exam.

March 2019 – Welcome to Roni and Biswas to the group.

February 2019 – Congratulations to Nadav and Vicky for receiving the Jacobs scholarship from graduate school.

February 2019 – Congratulations to Ester for completing her MSc thesis seminar.

January 2019 – Congratulations to Yuval for the birth of his daughter.

January 2019 – Congratulations to Gabi for winning best poster at the Materials Science and Engineering Research day.

January 2019 – Congratulations to Vicky for winning best poster at the Energy Department Research day.

2018:

December 2018 – Congratulations to Michael and Yuval for completing their MSc exam.

October 2018 – Congratulations to Yanay for completing his final undergraduate project.

October 2018 – Congratulations to Nadav for getting married.

October 2018 – Congratulations for Natav and Liora for presenting their final thesis seminar talk.

August 2018 – Congratulations to Ester for the birth of her daughter.

June 2018 – Congratulations to Nadav for receiving an additional scholarship for excellence from the Technion Dean of graduate school.

June 2018 – Welcome to Katy for joining the group.

June 2018 – Congratulations to Michael for receiving the Rosen Award and completing his thesis seminar.

June 2018 – Congratulations to Yuval for completing his thesis seminar.

June 2018 – Congratulations to Chen for winning the 2018  Seiden Prize for Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Projects in Nano Electronics.

June 2018 – Congratulations to Vicky for passing PhD nomination exam.

June 2018 – Congratulations to Vicky and Gabi for receiving certificates for the completion of their MSc degree.

April 2018 – Congratulations to Natav for receiving the RBNI scholarship and Shein Award for excellence.

March 2018 – Welcome to Mishelle, Yanay, and Nadav to the group.

2017:

December 2017 – Our group presents posters at the Departmental graduate day:

December 2017 – Congratulations to Yuval for receiving the Jacobs scholarship from graduate school and an excellence scholarship from the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the Technion.

December 2017 – Congratulations to Gabi for passing her MSc exam.

August 2017 – Congratulations to Liora, Alexandra, Tamar and Leila for winning best poster at the SciTech Program for high-school students.

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July 2017 – Congratulations to Natav for passing his PhD qualification exam.

July 2017 – Maytal co-organized the “2nd Israeli Conference on Computational Modeling of Molecules and Solids” at Tel-Aviv University:

http://www3.tau.ac.il/cecam/index.php/events/eventdetail/20/-/2nd-isra

Kapil, Jeremie, Vicky, and Yuval presented their research at the conference.

June 2017 – Congratulations to Natav for receiving best persistent TA.

June 2017 – Congratulations to Meir for the birth of his son.

June 2017 – Congratulations to Natav, Yuval and Shelly for their publication in Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. :

http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2017/cp/c7cp02404e#!divAbstract

June 2017 – Congratulations to Gabi for delivering an extraordinary seminar for her MSc degree.

June 2017 – Congratulations to Natav for receiving the MSc degree with high honors at the ceremony.

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May 2017 – Congratulations to Eran for the publication of his research in Catalysis Letters:

https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10562-017-2093-6?wt_mc=Internal.Event.1.SEM.ArticleAuthorOnlineFirst

May 2017 – Congratulations to Jeremie, Michael, and Mahran for publishing with our collaborators a manuscript in Chemistry of Materials:

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acs.chemmater.7b00517

May 2017 – Congratulations to Yuval for receiving the Rosen Award for research excellence from the Department of Materials Science and Engineering.

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May 2017 – Congratulations to Yuval for receiving the Rachel and Salim Banin Award.

May 2017 – Maytal presents an invited talk at the DIMAT-2017 international conference on diffusion:

http://dimat2017.net.technion.ac.il/

Yuval and Kapil present their work at the DIMAT conference.

May 2017 – Congratulations to Natav for graduating with high excellence of his MSc degree (top 4% at the Technion).

April 2017 – Congratulations to Vicky for passing her MSc thesis exam.

April 2017 – Congratulations to Vicky and Yuval that published along with our collaborators a joint paper in MRS Communications.

March 2017 – Congratulations to Ester for the birth of her son.

March 2017 – Congratulations to Liora for the birth of her son.

March 2017 – Congratulations to Meir for the publication of his work in JPCC:

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b12666

February 2017 – Maytal gave a presentation at the Israel Chemical Society Meeting:

http://www.ics2017.com/

February 2017 – Maytal gave a presentation at the GTEP Advisory Board meeting.20170213_115026

Vicky and Jeremie presented their research at the GTEP meeting.

February 2017 – Congratulations to Vicky for the publication of her paper in PCCP journal:

http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2017/cp/c6cp08590c#!divAbstract

February 2017 – Michael, Yuval and Kapil are participating in the PRACE workshop:

https://events.prace-ri.eu/event/549/overview

February 2017 – We participated in the Departmental annual trip:

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January 2017 – Congratulations to Natav for receiving the Zeff Award for excellent PhD students.

January 2017 – Congratulations to Vicky for presenting her final MSc thesis seminar:

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2016:

December 2016 – Maytal is organizing the visit of Prof. Laura Gagliardi to the Technion. Prof. Laura Gagliardi received the Isaiah Shavitt Award.

Article at the Technion’s homepage (hebrew)

Article at the Technion’s homepage (English)

Article at the Department’s homepage

A graduate course on electron correlation by visiting Prof. Laura Gagliardi:

IMG_20161214_130321December 2016 – Jeremie presents a talk at the “Quantum Dynamics Day” conference at the Technion.

December 2016 – The Pazy Foundation has approved funding of our equipment proposal.

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December 2016 – Maytal is organizing the visit of Prof. Hardy Gross to the Technion.

December 2016 – Maytal delivers two talks at the MRS Fall Meeting in Boston, and a theory seminar at MIT:

https://www.mrs.org/fall2016

December 2016 – Our group is awarded with the SPIRA Fund for Applied Research in the Field of Energy.

December 2016 – Our group is awarded with a production access grant from the “10th LinkSCEEM/Cy-Tera Production Access Call” to use computer time.

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November 2016 – Congratulations to Liora for winning best poster at the undergraduate final project poster session.

November 2016 – Maytal delivers a workshop on Matlab for beginners for undergraduate students.

October 2016 – Welcome to Michael, Yuval, Liora, and Ester for starting their MSc degree.

September 2016 – Jeremie gives an oral presentation at the Humboldt Colloquium in Tel Aviv.

September 2016 – Natav, Jeremie, and Maytal present an invited talk at the 3rd international I-CORE Solar Fuels conference in Nachsholim, Israel:

http://solarfuels2014.net.technion.ac.il/

August 2016 – Maytal delivers an invited talk at the EMN conference on smart and multifunctional materials in Berlin:

http://emnmeeting.org/SMM/

July 2016 – Welcome to Eran, Chen, and Yuval who are doing a research project during their undergraduate studies.

June 2016 – Congratulations to Ofer for receiving high excellence at the graduation ceremony (top 4%). Ofer is the first graduating student from our group:

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May 2016 – Congratulations to Natav for receiving the Rosen Award for excellence in research, studies, and teaching.

May 2016 – Congratulations to Natav for receiving an excellence award for teaching.

May 2016 – Congratulations to Jeremie for receiving the GTEP Fellowship.

May 2016 – Maytal delivers a workshop on Matlab for undergraduate students.

May 2016 – Congratulations to Ofer for finalizing his MSc degree with high excellence.

May 2016 – Welcome to Meir who is starting his project.

May 2016 – Congratulations to Natav for the birth of his daughter.

April 2016 – Maytal presents a talk at the Department’s science club:

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April 2016 – Congratulations to Vicky for getting married.

April 2016 – Congratulations to Natav for receiving the RBNI scholarship for excellence.

April 2016 – Congratulations to Jeremie for receiving the Lady Davis Fellowship.

April 2016 – Maytal presents an invited talk at the ISES conference:

http://www.ises.org.il/ISES-2016 

March 2016 – Congratulations to Vicky for her first publication:

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b00214

March 2016 – Prof. Scuseria from Rice University is visiting for the Pollak lecture series.

March 2016 – Our paper on Nb-doped and alloyed Fe2O3 surfaces is accepted for publication in PCCP:

http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2016/cp/c6cp01003b#!divAbstract

March 2016 – Congratulations to Natav for passing his MSc thesis exam.

March 2016 – Our first paper on NiOOH has been accepted for publication:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cphc.201600049

March 2016 – Congratulations to Almog, Leora, Shelly, Yuval, Mahran, and Michael for presenting posters of their final undergraduate project.

In the picture: Yuval (left) and Shelly (right).

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March 2016 – Maytal presents an invited talk at the 2nd National Conference on Materials for Energy and Storage at Pondicherry University, India:

http://www.pondiuni.edu.in/conferences/physics/mecs2016/university.html

March 2016 – Maytal presents two talks at the APS Meeting in Baltimore:

http://www.aps.org/meetings/march/

 

March 2016 – Our groups goes out to VIVINO restaurant.

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February 2016 – Maytal presents research at the Technion-NIMS workshop at Tsukuba Center in Japan.

February 2016 – Maytal presents research at the Technion-Calgary workshop in Calgary University in Canada.

February 2016 – Congratulations to Ofer for passing his MSc thesis exam.

February 2016 – The Pazy Foundation has approved funding of our research proposal.

PazyFebruary 2016 – Jeremie gives an oral presentation at the ICS-81 meeting:
http://www.ics-2016.com/

February 2016 – Maytal presents an invited talk at the high-throughput conference at Tel-Aviv University:
http://www.cecam.org/workshop-0-1204.html

February 2016 – Maytal presents an invited talk at the IMEC-17 conference at Bar-Ilan University:
http://www.imec17.org/

Jeremie presents his research at the IMEC-17 conference.

January 2016 – Congratulations to Natav for presenting an MSc thesis seminar.

January 2016 – Congratulations to Natav for receiving an excellence scholarship by the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the Technion.

January 2016 – Congratulations to Ofer for presenting an MSc thesis seminar:
Ofer’s seminar abstract

 

2015:

February 2015 – Maytal speaks at the I-CORE conference at the Dead Sea, Israel.

February 2015 – Natav, Ofer, and Jeremie present posters at the I-CORE conference at the Dead Sea, Israel:

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February 2015 – Our paper on Pt-doped Fe2O3 is accepted for publication.

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/jp512002f

March 2015 – Maytal speaks at the Solar Fuels conference in Mallorca, Spain.

March 2015 – Welcome to Vicki who joins the group. Congratulations for been accepted to the Grand Technion Energy Program.

March 2015 – Welcome to Dr. Valeria Butera who joins the group. Congratulations for receiving the joint Italy-Israel postdoctoral fellowship.

March 2015 – Maytal delivers a colloquium at Bar-Ilan University, Israel.

March 2015 – Maytal presents a seminar at Ben-Gurion University, Israel.

March 2015 – Maytal gives a new course on computational materials science for undergraduate studies.

March 2015 – We received the Israel-Pollak lecture series award to host Prof. Gustavo Scuseria next year.

http://pollak.net.technion.ac.il/2015-nominees/

April 2015 – Maytal gives an invited lecture for a course on surface catalysis at the Chemical Engineering Department.

May 2015 – Our group presents posters at the Lise Meitner Symposium in Tel-Aviv, Israel.

May 2015 – Maytal presents a seminar at IMI – Tami institute for Research & Development, Israel.

June 2015 – Maytal presents research at the Molecular Electronics Workshop in Jerusalem, Israel.

July 2015 – Maytal organizes a new conference on computational modeling:

http://computationalmodeling2015.net.technion.ac.il/

Our group presents posters at the conference.

July 2015 – We had a group trip to Lotem river.

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July 2015 – Congratulations to Valeria for receiving the joint Italy-Israel postdoctoral fellowship.

August 2015 – Welcome to Liora, Almog, Shelly, Yuval, Mahran, and Michael for starting their project.

August 2015 – Our paper on the Pt/Fe2O3 interface is accepted for publication in PCCP:

http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2015/cp/c5cp04314j#!divAbstract

August 2015 – Congratulation to Ofer for receiving the Rieger Foundation Award.

August 2015 – Maytal presents an invited talk at the Advanced Materials World Congress conference in Stockholm, Sweden.

August 2015 – Maytal receives the “IAAM Scientist Award” of year 2015.
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August 2015 – Maytal presents an invited talk and chairs two sessions at the International Materials Research Society Conference in Cancun, Mexico.

August 2015 – Congratulation to Yuval for getting married.

September 2015 – Maytal presents an invited talk at the e-COST IC1208 meeting in Budapest, Hungary.  http://ic1208.com/
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October 2015 – Congratulations to Leora for the birth of her son.

October 2015 – Maytal presents an invited talk at the Israelectrochemical Society Meeting in Ben-Gurion University, Israel.

http://www.electrochemistry.co.il/home

Jeremie and Valeria present their research at this conference.

October 2015 – Jeremie gave an oral presentation at the Conference for Young Scientists in Ceramics at Novi Sad, Serbia.

http://www.tf.uns.ac.rs/sm/

October 2015 – Three papers from our group have been accepted for publication this month:

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b06128

http://www.mdpi.com/1420-3049/20/11/19668

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acscatal.5b01748

November 2015 – Our group is awarded with a production access grant from the “8th LinkSCEEM/Cy-Tera Production Access Call” to use computer time.

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November 2015 – Welcome to Gabriela for joining the group.

December 2015 – Congratulations to Vicky for getting engaged.

December 2015 – Maytal participated in the CECAM workshop on the DFT PARSEC code in Tel-Aviv University.

http://www6.tau.ac.il/cecam/index.php/events/eventdetail/15/-/dft-and-tddft-in-the-real-space-formalism-within-the-parsec-code-perspectives-and-future-development

December 2015 – Maytal participated in the Israel National Postdoctoral Program for Advancing Women in Science Alumni event at the Weizmann Institute.

http://www.weizmann.ac.il/WomenInScience/node/11

December 2015 – Maytal presents a seminar at the Chemistry Department, Technion.

2014:

February 2014 – Maytal speaks at the Frontiers in Molecular Sciences Workshop in Zichron Yaacov, Israel.

February 2014 – Maytal speaks at the IMEC-20 conference at the Technion.

March 2014 – Welcome to Natav and Ofer who join the group.

March 2014 – Congratulations to Ofer for been accepted to the Grand Technion Energy Program.

March 2014 – Welcome to Mila who is starting her project.

April 2014 – Maytal speaks about the Israel-Center of Research Excellence (I-CORE) program

http://www.dmag.co.il/pub/technion/Tsp14/files/assets/basic-html/page7.html

http://www.i-core.org.il/sites/icore/UserContent/files/Technion_magazine_0214.pdf

May 2014 – Maytal speaks at the Quantum Dynamics Workshop at the Technion, Israel.

May 2014 – Maytal speaks at the GTEP international advisory board meeting.

May 2014 – Welcome to Asaf who is starting his project.

June 2014 – Maytal speaks at the Solar Fuels Conference in Canada, Montréal.

June 2014 – Ofer receives an additional scholarship for excellence from the Technion Dean of Erwin and Joan Jacob’s Technion Graduate School.

July 2014 – Maytal is a visiting professor at University of Naples Federico II, Italy.

July 2014 – Maytal speaks at the IPS-20 conference in Berlin, Germany.

August 2014 – Congratulations to Natav for the birth of his daughter.

August 2014 – Congratulations to Ofer for getting married.

September 2014 – Maytal speaks at the MSE conference in Darmstadt, Germany.

September 2014 – First independent paper published in the Journal of Physical Chemistry C:

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/jp5073654.

September 2014 – Welcome to Amir who is starting his project.

November 2014 – Welcome to Dr. Jeremie Zaffran who joins the group.

December 2014 – Ofer is awarded the Leonard and Diane Sherman Interdisciplinary Graduate School Fellowship.

2013:

December 2013 – Maytal speaks at the oxide photovoltaics conference in Jerusalem, Israel.

October 2013 – Maytal joins the faculty of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the Technion, Israel.