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Fundamentals of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
0351-3207
Amir Goldbourt
Chemistry
BSc / MSc/PhD
2019-20/ A
1-2 years
Bloch equations, spins, echoes and relaxation, Chemical shifts, scalar coupling and other intrinsic spin interactions, Spin and radio-frequency Hamiltonians, product operator formalism to solve the liouville von neumann equations, Fourier transform and signal processing, NMR pulse sequences in one, two and higher dimensions
Physical Chemistry of Polymers
0351-4201
Amit Sitt
Chemistry
MSc/PhD + BSc with permission
2016-17/B
Polymers, polymer dynamics, network and gels
Condensed Matter theory 2
0321-4410
David Andelman
Physics
BSc
2019-20/ B
2020-21/ B
1 year
Phase transitions, Liquid crystals, polymers, interactions, colloids
Modeling biological systems
0421-3815
David Sprinzak, Avigdor Eldar, Iftach Nachman
Life sciences
MSc/PhD
2018-19/B
2020-21/B
2 years
Various concepts in modeling biological systems. Tools to analyze regulatory and signaling networks both at the single cell and the multicellular levels, including both analytical tools and simulations using Matlab
Complex fluids
Haim Diamant
Chemistry
MSc/PhD
2018-19/ B
3 years
Movement of body in liquid, hydrodynamic interactions, polymers in liquid, liquid membranes, viscoelasticity
New Horizons in Nanotechnology
0103-5960
Lihi Adler-Abramovich
Medicine
MSc/PhD + BSc with permission
2018-19 /B
2020-21 /A
1 years
Introduction to the field of nanotechnology with an emphasis on medical and biological aspects
Continuum Theory
0321-3119
Naomi Oppenheimer
Physics
B.Sc./M.Sc./Ph.D.
2019-20 /A
2020/21 /B
1 years
Dimensional analysis, hydrodynamics, conservation laws, vortices, Navier-Stokes eqn., aerofoil theory, finite amplitude waves, shock waves
Intermolecular Forces in Biology and Chemistry
0351-3220
Raya Sorkin
Chemistry
BSc / MSc/ PhD
2020-21/ B
2 years
This course aims to introduce various intermolecular and interparticle forces and the role of these forces in determining the properties of various colloidal, polymeric and biological systems. In addition, the course deals with experimental methods and techniques that allow force measurements, such as optical tweezers and Atomic Force Microscopy. Contemporary examples for the use of these techniques and theoretical concepts in scientific studies will also be discussed
Design, Synthesis and Application of Smart Polymers
0351-4430
Roey Amir
Chemistry
MSc/PhD + 3rd/4th year MSc
2019-20 /B
2 years
Basic terms in polymer chemistry, polymer architectures, types of polymerizations and common characterization techniques. Design, synthesis and characterization of supramolecular assemblies based on stimuli-responsive polymers that can change their physical and chemical properties in response to external stimuli
Physics of Biopolymer
0321-4824
Roy Beck
Physics
MSc/PhD
2016-17/ B
2-3 years
Basic principles of polymer physics and its relation to biological polymers
An Introduction to Stochastic Phenomena
0351-3113
Shlomi Reuveni
Chemistry
MSc/PhD
2020-21 /A
1 years
Stochastic processes, random walks, bio-molecular processes
Introduction to Gene Expression Modeling and Engineering, and Igem
0555-4715
Tamir Tuller
Biomed Engineering
BSc/ MSc
2020-21/ A
1 years
Modeling of gene expression
Introduction to Cellular Biophysics
0555-4550
Uri Nevo
Biomedical Engineering
BSc/ MSc
2019-20 /B
2020-21/ B
1 years
The course provides an introduction to various physical mechanisms that operate in the living cell, with emphasis on feedback mechanisms and the preservation of Homeostasis: Chemical and hysical introduction, introduction to soft-matter, membranes,two satte systems, energy and entropy in cells, ionic channels, Nerns potential, action potentials in nerve and muscle cells, mechanical events, transport of molecules along cells, Homeostasis, measurement and imaging techniques in cellular biophysics research. If time allows the course includes treatment of networks of cells (nervous or immune systems)
Biophysics
0321-4859
Yael Roichman
Chemistry/ Physics
MSc/PhD+BSc with permission
2019-20/ B
2 years
Selected topics in contemporary biophysics
Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics
0321-4111
Yael Roichman
Chemistry/ Physics
MSc/PhD
2019-20/ B
2020-21 /B
1 years
Stochastic Processes and Brownian Motion: Markov Processes, Master Equations, Fokker-Planck Equations, The Langevin Equation, Applications of Brownian Motion
Statistical Mechanics of Granular Matte
0540-6430
Yair Shokef
Mechanical Engineering
MSc/PhD
2018-19/ B
2-3 years
Particulate-statistical perspective for describing the statics and dynamics of granular materials. Statistical approach for analyzing many-body systems far from thermodynamic equilibrium
Dynamical Systems and Chaos
0540-6308
Yair Shokef
Mechanical Engineering
MSc/PhD
2017-18/ A
2-3 years
Introduction to chaos and dynamical systems
Physics of Living Systems
TBD
Yasmine Meroz
Life Sciences
MSc/PhD
NEW!
2 years
Examples of physical problems on the organismal level, e.g. mechanical sensors in plants, growing material, bacterial dynamics etc
Soft Matte
0321-4852
Yoav Lahini
Physics
MSc/PhD
2018-19/A
2 years
Capillarity, liquids at interfaces, colloidal solutions/ crystals, Mechanics of soft materials
Introduction to Solid State Physics and Chemistry
0351-3217
Yuval Ebenstein
Chemistry
Advanced BSc/MSc/PhD
2019-20/B
2020-21/B
1 years
Molecular view of solid state physics