The Alexander Goldberg Research Prize, for an outstanding research contributing directly or indirectly to Israel’s industry. In 2016 awarded to Asst. Prof. Guy Bartal, Electrical Engineering.
The Ray and Miriam Klein Research Prize, for an outstanding research work that contributes to Israel’s industry, technology, security or scientific standing. In 2016 awarded to Assoc. Prof. Dan Tsafrir, Computer Science.
The workshop took place on November 21-23, 2016, at Grand Water Research Institute, Technion.
Research cooperation between the Technion and Shantou University opens a wide and significant channel for Technion researchers and a great hope for China, which faces severe ecological challenges. A recent workshop at Technion presented the thriving cooperation in the field of recycling of materials and environmental protection which today unites the two universities.
The Technion honored 15 faculty members who received ERC (European Research Council) grants at a festive ceremony in October 2016. ERC is the leading scientific grant of the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (Horizon 2020). Scientists from all EU Member States as well as Israel compete for the prestigious grant, the purpose of which is to support the highest quality basic research.