SAERI Funded Projects

2008/9 Cycle

Artificial Photosynthesis

  • Catalytic Conversion of CO2(D. Milstein, R. Neumann, J.M. L Martin)
  • Nanoparticle-molecule hybrid Solar Energy Conversion(I. Rudich, B. Rybtchinski, R. Naaman, G. Hodes, L. Kronik)
  • Storage of Electrical Energy via CO(I. Lubomirsky)


  • Engineering Green Algae for Biodiesel(U. Pick, A. Danon)
  • Cellulose biomass for biofuels(E. Bayer, G. Schreiber, D. Tawfik)
  • Engineering Cyanobacteria for Biomass and Hydrogen(D. Noy, A. Scherz)

Nuclear Fusion

  • Optimizing Energy Conversion in Nuclear Fusion(Y. Maron)