Lena and Ben Fohrman Chair in Aeronautical Engineering
b. Israel 1944. B.Sc. Technion, 1968. M.Sc., Technion, 1971. D.Sc., Technion, 1975. PrincetonUniversity 1976-1979 and 1994-1995. Naval PostgraduateSchool, Monterey, CA, 1983-1984. At Technion since 1968. Professor, 1996-2012. Professor Emeritus, since 2012. Head, Propulsion and Combustion Laboratory since 1996. Head, Sylvia and DavidI.A.FineRocketPropulsionCenter, since 1999. Head, the Aerothermodynamics Laboratory, since 2010. Technion’s Dean of Students, January 2000-December 2002.
Rocket, ramjet and scramjet propulsion, combustion, energetic materials, reacting and two-phase flows, metal and boron combustion, heat and mass transfer, bubbly flows, marine jet propulsion, hydrogen production and storage, and electric energy generation via fuel cells.