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Advanced Technologies

The Advanced Technologies section has been led for many years by Dr. Michael Rappaport. He retired recently and is employed on a part-time basis as consultant to a small number of groups. Michael's fields of expertise are listed below.

The Physics Core Facilities are searching for a candidate, with similar and/or other fields of expertise, to run this important section.

Dr. Michael Rappaport, Consultant
Phone: +972-8-934-2048
Fax: +972-8-934-4166
Office: Edna and K.B. Weissman Building of Physical Sciences, Room 1125

Conception, design & assembly of advanced experimental systems based on front-edge technologies.


  • Ion traps
  • Cryogenics
  • Vacuum, including UHV
  • Micromechanics
  • Scanning probe microscopy
  • Noble-liquid experimental systems
  • Superconductivity
  • Thin-film deposition
  • Special materials
  • Special treatments & welding

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