Founders

 

Nobel Laureate Prof. Dan Shechtman

 

Is the Philip Tobias Professor of Materials Science at theTechnion – Israel Institute of Technology, an Associate of the US Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory, and Professor of Materials Science at Iowa State University. In 1982 Shechtman discovered the icosahedral phase, which opened the new field of quasiperiodic crystals. Shechtman was awarded the 2011 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for "the discovery of quasicrystals".

 

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Nobel Laureate Prof. Aaron Ciechanover

 

Prof. Aaron Ciechanover was born in Haifa, Israel in 1947. He is a Distinguished Research Professor in the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa. Ciechanover is member of the Israeli National Academy of Sciences and Humanities, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (Foreign Fellow), the American Philosophical Society, the National Academy of Sciences of the USA and the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies of the USA (Foreign Associate), the Pontifical Academy of Sciences at the Vatican, the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS; Foreign Member), and the Russian Academy of Sciences (Foreign Member).

 my of Sciences and Humanities, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (Foreign F

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Nobel Laureate Prof. Abraham Hershko

 

A Hungarian-born Israeli biochemist and Nobel laureate in Chemistry in 2004 for "the discovery of Obiquitin-mediated protein degradation"

 

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Nobel Laureate Prof. Roger D Kornberg

 

An American biochemist and professor of structural biology at Stanford University School of Medicine. Kornberg was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2006 for his studies of "the molecular basis of eukaryotic transcription". The process by which genetic information from DNAis copied to RNA.

 

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Nobel Laureate Prof. Arieh Warshel

 

An Israeli-American biochemist and biophysicist. He is a Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry and holds the Dana and David Dornsife Chair in Chemistry at the University of Southern California. He received the 2013 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, together with Michael Levitt and Martin Karplus for "the development of multiscale models for complex chemical systems"

 

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Nobel Laureate Prof. Michael Levitt

 

An American-British-Israeli biophysicist and a professor of structural biology at Stanford University. Levitt received the 2013 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, together with Martin Karplus and Arieh Warshel, for "the development of multiscale models for complex chemical systems".

 

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Prof. Nili Cohen

 

Nili Cohen, member of the Israeli Academy of Science and Humanities, received her LL.B. magna cum laude, LL.M., summa cum laude, and Ph. D. from TAU. Her research interests are contracts, torts, restitution, comparative law and law and literature.

 

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Ami Steiner

 

CEO of Nobel Laureates for Excellence in Education

Educational Entrepreneur. BsC & MsC in Electrical Engineering from the Technion Israel