Awards And Honors

Awards and Honors Notification formWeizmann staff only
Name Department Honor
Prof. Abraham Arcavi Department of Science Teaching Recipient of an Award for Interdisciplinary Excellence in Mathematics Education from the Texas A&M University
Dr. Amnon Bar-shir Department of Organic Chemistry Awarded the Krill Prize for Excellence in Scientific Research
Prof. Mordechai Ben-ari Department of Science Teaching Recognized by ACM SIGCSE as the author of one of the Top Ten Symposium Papers of All Time
Prof. Erez Berg Department of Condensed Matter Physics Recipient of a Blavatnik Award for Young Scientists in Physical Sciences & Engineering
Prof. Brian Berkowitz Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences Elected as a member in the Academia Scientiarium et Artium Europaea
Prof. David Cahen Department of Materials and Interfaces Elected as the Prof. Ramakrishna Rao Visiting Chair position by the Indian Institute of Science
Prof. David Cahen Department of Materials and Interfaces Recipient of a Helmholtz International Fellow Award
Prof. Irit Dinur Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Awarded the Godel Prize by the ACM/SIGACT
Prof. Eytan Domany Department of Physics of Complex Systems Recipient of the Levi-Montalcini Prize from the Italian government
Prof. Yadin Dudai Department of Neurobiology Elected as the Head of the Natural Sciences Section of the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities
Ms. Ofir Eisenberg (in the group of Prof. Milko Van Der Boom) Department of Organic Chemistry Baruch Zinger Award for the Best Student Oral Presentation at the Israelectrochemistry 2019 meeting
Dr. Ayelet Erez Department of Biological Regulation Recipient of the Bruce and Ruth Rappaport Foundation Prize for a Young Scientist
Dr. Ofer Firstenberg Department of Physics of Complex Systems Awarded the Krill Prize for Excellence in Scientific Research
Prof. Lucio Frydman Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Recipient of an Eastern Analytical Symposium Award for Outstanding Achievements in Magnetic Resonance
Prof. Yuval Gefen Department of Condensed Matter Physics Recipient of a Helmholtz International Fellow Award
Prof. Yuval Gefen Department of Condensed Matter Physics Appointed as the Leibniz-Professor at the University of Leipzig for the summer semester 2019
Mr. Amir Giladi (in the group of Prof. Ido Amit) Department of Immunology Recipient of the Rappaport Prize for Biomedical Sciences
Prof. Daniella Goldfarb Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Recipient of the Weizmann Prize from the Tel-Aviv Municipality
Prof. Daniella Goldfarb Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Richard R. Ernst prize in Magnetic Resonance
Prof. Gilad Haran Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Recipient of a Physical Chemistry Division Award in Experimental Physical Chemistry from the American Chemical Society
Prof. Gilad Haran Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Elected as a Fellow of the Biophysical Society
Prof. David Harel Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Elected as a foreign associate of the National Academy of Sciences
Prof. Michal Irani Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Awarded the Mifal HaPais Science Landau Prize in Artificial Intelligence
Prof. Ora Kedem Department of Biomolecular Sciences Recipient of a Lifetime Achievement Award from The Israeli Assoc. for Chemical Eng., The Manufacturers' Assoc. and The Assoc. of Eng. and Architects
Prof. Adi Kimchi Department of Molecular Genetics Awarded the Israel Prize in Life Sciences
Prof. Jacob Klein Department of Materials and Interfaces Awarded the 2019 Israel Chemical Society (ICS) Gold Medal
Prof. Tsvee Lapidot Department of Immunology Recipient of the Rappaport Prize for a Senior Bio-Medical Researcher
Dr. Michal Leskes Department of Materials and Interfaces Awarded the Anatole Abragam Prize for Young Investigators by the International Society of Magnetic Resonance
Prof. Victor armand Malka Department of Physics of Complex Systems Recipient of a Humboldt Research Award by Max-Planck-Institut fur Neurobiology
Prof. Victor armand Malka Department of Physics of Complex Systems Awarded the Alfven Prize from European Physical Society (EPS) (Jointly with Prof. Toshiki Tajima)
Dr. Rachel Mamlok-naaman Department of Science Teaching Elected as a Chair of the Division of Education, the European Chemistry Society
Dr. Rachel Mamlok-naaman Department of Science Teaching Elected as a Titular member in the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC)
Prof. David Margulies Department of Organic Chemistry Awarded the NCK Prize for a Young Outstanding Medicinal Chemist of the Israel Chemical Society
Prof. Giora Mikenberg Department of Particle Physics and Astrophysics Recipient of an Honorary Doctorate of Science from the Universidad Tecnica Federico Santa Maria, Chil
Prof. Ron Milo Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences Elected as a member of EMBO
Prof. David Milstein Department of Organic Chemistry Awarded the 2020 American Chemical Society Gabor A. Somorjai Award for Creative Research in Catalysis
Prof. David Milstein Department of Organic Chemistry Recipient of the Weizmann-Moles Award from the Royal Society of Chemistry of Spain
Prof. David Milstein Department of Organic Chemistry Awarded the Blaise Pascal Medal for Chemistry from European Academy of Sciences
Prof. David Milstein Department of Organic Chemistry Elected as a Foreign Member of the Royal Society
Dr. Yuri Myasoedov Department of Condensed Matter Physics Recipient of the 2019 IVS Award for Surface Science Expertise Excellence
Prof. Ron Naaman Department of Chemical and Biological Physics Recipient of the Meitner Humboldt Research Award
Prof. Moshe Oren Department of Molecular Cell Biology Elected as a foreign associate of the National Academy of Sciences
Dr. Neta Regev-rudzki Department of Biomolecular Sciences Awarded the Krill Prize for Excellence in Scientific Research
Prof. Yair Reisner Department of Immunology Recipient of the EMET Prize in Life Sciences - Bio-Medicine Awarded by the A.M.N. Foundation
Dr. Michal Rivlin Department of Neurobiology Recipient of a Blavatnik Award for Young Scientists in Life Sciences
Prof. Yardena Samuels Department of Molecular Cell Biology Elected as a Member of the European Academy of Cancer Sciences
Prof. Avigdor Scherz Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences Prof. Avigdor Scherz together with the Tookad? Early Prostate Cancer Clinical Trial Team - recipients of the Inaugural Tayyaba Hasan IMPACT Award
Prof. Michal Schwartz Department of Neurobiology Recipient of the EMET Prize in Life Sciences - Bio-Medicine Awarded by the A.M.N. Foundation
Prof. Michael Sela Department of Immunology Received the Ot Yakir (tribute for his contribution) from the Movement for Quality Government in Israel
Christine Stollberg (in the group of Prof. Yitzhak Maron) Department of Particle Physics and Astrophysics Recipient of the Arthur Guenther Student Award
Prof. Reshef Tenne Department of Materials and Interfaces Recipient of the International Union for Vacuum Science, Technique and Applications (IUVSTA) Prize for Technology
Dr. Igor Ulitsky Department of Biological Regulation Recipient the 2020 RNA Society Early- and Mid-Career Award
Prof. Shimon Ullman Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics Recipient of the Azriel Rosenfeld Lifetime Achievement Award in computer vision
Ms. Charlotte Vogt (in the group of Prof. Ronny Neumann) Department of Organic Chemistry Recipient of the 2019 IVS Award for Outstanding Female Scientist
Prof. Daniel hanoch Wagner Department of Materials and Interfaces Recipient of the 2019 IVS Award for Research Excellence
Prof. Dan Yakir Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences Awarded the Israel Prize in Earth Sciences
Prof. Ofer Yizhar Department of Neurobiology Awarded the Sir Bernard Katz Prize from the Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology
Prof. Ada Yonath Department of Structural Biology Recipient of a Lifetime Achievement Award (Golden Arrow) from Vienna Congress com.sult
Prof. Ada Yonath Department of Structural Biology Recipient of an Honorary Doctorate from the Jacobs University Germany
Prof. Ada Yonath Department of Structural Biology Recipient of an Honorary Professor from the Northwest University China
Prof. Daniel Zajfman Department of Particle Physics and Astrophysics Elected as a Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Prof. Ofer Zeitouni Department of Mathematics Elected as a Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Prof. Eli Zeldov Department of Condensed Matter Physics Recipient of the Weizmann Prize from the Tel-Aviv Municipality
Prof. Eli Zeldov Department of Condensed Matter Physics Recipient of the Abrikosov Award
Dr. Niv Zmora (in the group of Prof. Eran Elinav) Department of Immunology Recipient of the Rappaport Prize for Biomedical Sciences