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October 25, 2022
Picture of Prof. Pini Gurfil wins ISF Grant
Prof. Pini Gurfil, ASRI member and former ASRI Director, wins October 2022 ISF Grant to study a new method to control satellite orbits using low-thrust propulsion. The new method, termed “Resonant Orbit Control”, attempts to modify satellite thrust in a certain periodic pattern, so as to achieve better fuel efficiency for long-term operation. Prof. Pini Gurfil
August 25, 2022
Picture of ASRI hosting the AE faculty's Control-Lab group
The Aerospace faculty is renovating its Control Laboratory, and in the meantime its people are being hosted in the ASRI building for the next few months. We wish them all a nice and productive stay with us, and hope that their lab will be all done and ready on time and as planned!
June 15, 2022
Picture of A visit from the Technological Institute of Aeronautics (ITA), Brazil
On June 12th, 2022, ASRI had a visit from the Technological Institute of Aeronautics (ITA), Brazil.
May 11, 2022
Picture of The Ambassador of Italy to Israel visits ASRI
On May 10th, 2022, the Ambassador of Italy to the State of Israel visited ASRI.
January 16, 2022
Picture of Asher Grant recipient: ASRI member, Prof. Joseph Lefkowitz
ASRI member Prof. Joseph Lefkowitz from the Faculty of Aerospace Engineering is one of this year's Asher Grant recipients, for his research about Low-power Hall thruster Diagnostics using Optical Emission Spectroscopy.
January 16, 2022
Picture of Asher Grant Recipient: ASRI Member, Prof. Yaron Amouyal
ASRI member Prof. Yaron Amouyal from the Department of Materials Engineering is one of this year's Asher Grant recipients, for his research on Thermoelectric materials.
January 16, 2022
Picture of Asher Grant Recipient: ASRI Member, Prof. Adi Nusser
ASRI member, Prof. Adi Nusser from the Physics Department is one of this year's Asher Grant recipients, for his research: Constrained realizations of 2MRS density and peculiar velocity fields: growth rate and local flow.
January 16, 2022
Picture of Asher Grant recipient: ASRI member, Prof. Noam Soker
ASRI member Prof. Noam Soker from the Physics Department is one of this year's Asher Grant recipients, for his research 'Jet-powering of bumps in the light curves of erupting stars'.
January 3, 2022
Picture of GALI experiment led by ASRI member and former Director, Prof. Ehud Behar, and Prof. Shlomit Tarem, will be launched to the ISS
A team led by Prof. Shlomit Tarem and Prof. Ehud Behar from the Physics department has developed an experiment that will be launched to the International Space Station (ISS) along with other experiments planned and built at the Technion.
December 26, 2021
Picture of Breakthrough research for ASRI member, Prof. Moran Bercovici, and his team
Technion projects are to be tested onboard the International Space Station, as part of the Ramon Foundation and the Israeli Ministry of Science and Technology’s “Rakia Mission”.