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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”.
November 4, 2021
Picture of Back from Mars - AMADEE20
On November 3rd, 2021, two analogue astronauts, Dr. Gernot Grömer, director of Austrian Space Forum, and Mr. Alon Tenzer, gave a engaging talk about the 'Back from Mars - AMADEE20' project, that was held in the Negev desert in Israel.
May 22, 2021
Picture of Adelis-SAMSON satellites launched successfully!
On Monday, March 22nd 2021, the Adelis-SAMSON satellites were successfully launched aboard a Glavkosmos missile from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
January 21, 2021
Picture of Adelis-SAMSON satellites shipped for launch!

The Adelis-SAMSON satellites were sent today to Ben-Gurion Airport, en route to the Netherlands, where the company ISILaunch will integrate the satellites with the deployers. From the Netherlands, the satellites will be shipped to Baikonur, Kazakhstan, for launch.

January 1, 2021
Picture of A new director for ASRI

Starting January 1, 2021, Prof. Yoram Rozen from the Physics Department is replacing Prof. Pini Gurfil as ASRI's director.