186 Results found Showing results 1-15 out of 186
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    Stressed Disks: Modeling Inner Accretion Flows in Tidal Disruption Events

    Dr. Stone Nicholas The Hebrew University Israel

    Prof. Zabludoff Ann University of Arizona USA

    Area of Research: Physics | Astronomy; Astrophysics; Cosmology
    Keywords: black holes, accretion disks, tidal disruption events
    2020 | 2020397
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    Fluorinated molecules for organic SERS sensing

    Prof. Van der Boom Milko Weizmann Institute of Science Israel

    Dr. Lahav Michal Weizmann Institute of Science Israel

    Prof. Facchetti Antonio Northwestern University USA

    Area of Research: Chemistry | Organic based nanomaterials; polymers; other materials
    Keywords: organic semiconductors, sensing, surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS),
    2020 | 2020384 | $270000
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    A risky day: Identifying socio-emotional states that precipitate risky behaviors in adolescents’ real lives

    Dr. Arbel Reout The University of Haifa Israel

    Dr. Chaspari Theodora Texas A&M University USA

    Area of Research: Psychology (Except Psychobiology) | Developmental - Child Psychopathology
    Keywords: Risky behaviors, daily data, adolescents
    2020 | 2020383 | $216000
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    Enhancing sequestration of heavy metals using exopolysaccharides produced by cyanobacteria grown at ultra-high CO2 levels

    Dr. Kamennaya Nina Ben Gurion University Israel

    Prof. Cohen Michael Sonoma State University USA

    Area of Research: Environmental research (air,water,soil) | Water pollution (identification, measurement, management and control)
    Keywords: extracellular polysaccharides, heavy metals, calcification, cyanobacteria
    2020 | 2020365 | $75000
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    Cycles of drought and floods during past interglacials in the East Mediterranean-Levant

    Prof. Stein Mordechai Geological Survey of Israel Israel

    Dr. Kushnir Yochanan Columbia University; Lamont-Doherty Observatory USA

    Prof. Goldstein Steven Columbia University; Lamont-Doherty Observatory USA

    Dr. Kiro Yael Weizmann Institute of Science Israel

    Area of Research: Atmospheric, Ocean & Earth sciences | Geochemistry
    Keywords: paleoclimate , late Quaternary, Dead Sea, ICDP, Saprope
    2020 | 2020364
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    Algorithms and Tradeoffs for Shortest Paths Problems in Networks

    Prof. Roditty Liam Bar Ilan University Israel

    Prof. Williams Virginia Massachusetts Institute of Technology USA

    Prof. Zwick Uri Tel Aviv University Israel

    Area of Research: Computer sciences | Algorithms; Data Structures
    Keywords: Graph, Algorithms, Shortest Path, Shortest Cycle, Diameter
    2020 | 2020356
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    Induction Assisted Oxygen Reduction Reaction in Acidic Medium

    Prof. Zitoun David Bar Ilan University Israel

    Prof. Stamenkovic Vojislav University of California, Irvine USA

    Area of Research: Exact and Physical Sciences | Energy research
    Keywords: Electrocatalysis; Nanoparticle; Fuel cell; superparamagnetism
    2020 | 2020352 | $253600
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    Peptide catalysts with amino acid-embedded benzylaminopyridine active unit for boosting site-selectivity in diol and polyol modifications

    Prof. Portnoy Moshe Tel Aviv University Israel

    Prof. Miller Scott Yale University USA

    Area of Research: Chemistry | Synthetic, catalytic & organometallic chemistry
    Keywords: catalysis, organocatalysis, peptide catalysis, site-selectivity, dendritic catalysis, polyols
    2020 | 2020345 | $237600
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    Probing Non-Equilibrium Structural Dynamics in a Heterogeneous Quantum Material

    Prof. Kalcheim Yoav Technion - Israel Institute of Technology Israel

    Prof. Singer Andrej Cornell University USA

    Area of Research: Exact and Physical Sciences | Materials research
    Keywords: metal-insulator transitions, resistive switching, free electron laser, synchrotron, pump-probe, nano-diffraction, strain engineering, quantum materials, strongly correlated materials
    2020 | 2020337 | $270000
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    The proximity effect from an insulator - a probe for quantum fluctuations

    Prof. Frydman Aviad Bar Ilan University Israel

    Prof. Trivedi Nandini The Ohio State University USA

    Area of Research: Physics | Solid State
    Keywords: disordered superconductors, the suprconductor-insulator-transition, proximity effect and Andreev reflections
    2020 | 2020331 | $270000
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    Analysis of Monge--Amp\`ere type equations with applications to Convex Geometry, Differential Geometry, and Several Complex Variables

    Prof. Rubinstein Yanir University of Maryland USA

    Prof. Artstein-Avidan Shiri Tel Aviv University Israel

    Prof. Solomon Jake The Hebrew University Israel

    Area of Research: Mathematical sciences | Analysis; Differential Equations
    Keywords: Lagrangian geometry, Geometric Functional Analysis, Asymptotic Functional Analysis, Convex Analysis, Symplectic geometry
    2020 | 2020329 | $140000
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    Trustworthiness gap in negotiations

    Prof. Bereby-Meyer Yoella Ben Gurion University Israel

    Prof. Keysar Boaz University of Chicago USA

    Prof. Moran Simone Ben Gurion University Israel

    Area of Research: Psychology (Except Psychobiology) | Social - Judgments and Decision Making
    Keywords: Trust, Trustworthiness, Negotiation, guilt
    2020 | 2020328 | $221600
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    Molecular Electronics at the Onset of Resonant Tunneling

    Prof. Peskin Uri Technion - Israel Institute of Technology Israel

    Prof. Venkataraman Latha The Trustees of Columbia Univ in the City of NY USA

    Area of Research: Chemistry | Chemical & molecular physics
    Keywords: Resonant Tunneling, Molecular electronics, Charge Transfer, Quantum Transport
    2020 | 2020327 | $216000
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    Depolarizing ferroelectrics at the nanoscale for augmenting macroscale piezoelectricity at a broad temperature range

    Prof. Sehirlioglu Alp Case Western Reserve University USA

    Dr. Ivry Yachin Technion - Israel Institute of Technology Israel

    Area of Research: Exact and Physical Sciences | Materials research
    Keywords: Depolarization, ferroelectrics, domains, PFM, piezoelectricity
    2020 | 2020325 | $270000
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    Water distribution systems management under COVID-X

    Prof. Ostfeld Avi Technion - Israel Institute of Technology Israel

    Dr. Berglund Emily North Carolina State University USA

    Area of Research: Environmental research (air,water,soil) | Water pollution (identification, measurement, management and control)
    Keywords: water distribution systems, COVID-19, management, optimization, agent based modelling, design, operation
    2020 | 2020322 | $188800
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