The 56th Israel Annual Conference on Aerospace Sciences was held in Tel Aviv and Haifa on March 9-10, 2016. The following faculty and students from the Faculty of Aerospace Engineering were recognized during the conference and awarded prizes and fellowships:
Five Prizes in Memory of Dr. Arie Hillel were awarded to:
- Ph.D. students Aharon Freedman, Alon Lidor and Yoash Mor
- M.Sc. student Nitay Shtein
- Undergraduate student Rea David
The 2016 Prize on behalf of Dvorah and the Late Professor Joseph Shinar was awarded to Ph.D. student Shmuel Hayoun for his research on “Cooperative Strategies and Capture Zones in Multi-Player Pursuit-Evasion Games”.
Prof. Daniella Raveh was awarded a prize from the Jordan and Irene Tark Aerospace Structures Research fund for her research proposal entitled “Load Control in Elastic Wings for Overall Aircraft Efficiency”.
Prof. Daniella Raveh was also awarded the Neev-Ya Prize as a co-author of the paper entitled “Evaluation of an ARMA Flutter Boundary Prediction Method Based on Discrete-Time Structural Responses to Turbulence Excitation in Flight-Tests”.
The Student Project Competition Prize in Memory of Dr. Shlomit Gali was awarded to Shai Alexandroni, Maxim Belonojko, Yair Elbaz, Lior Lifshitz, Ilai Muller, Naftali-Nati Twito, and Shahar Wollmark for the project “Challenges in the Conversion of a Business Jet into a Regional Airliner, Based on the ARJ-100” that was supervised by Mr. Moshe Attar from IAI.
Congratulations to all the prize and award winners!