The AE Faculty at the Technion, is dedicated to the creation, expansion, and dissemination of ideas and knowledge in the aerospace sciences. It is committed to fostering interdisciplinary research, addressing the grand challenges facing our society.
The Faculty’s research and educational achievements are well recognized globally, with the department ranked among the top AE Faculties in the world*.
We offer a range of research topics in top niche specialization areas:
Aerodynamics and Fluid Mechanics
Aerodynamics of Bodies, Fluid Mechanics, Ballistics, Aeroacoustics, Rarefied Gas Dynamics, Flow Control.
Aeroacoustics of fluid-structure interactions – Open Position
Heat and mass transfer phenomena in rarefied gas flows – Open Position
Turbulence and Complex Flow Lab – Open Positions
Flow Physics Laboratory – Research Opportunities
Droplet Dynamics – Open Position
Porous Media – Open Position
Thermofluids – Open Position
Structures and Solid Mechanics
Solid Mechanics, Finite Elements, Composite Structures and Materials, Durability and Failure, Smart Structures, Biological, Active, Bio-inspired and Meta-Materials, 3D Printing.
Guidance, Navigation, and Control
Missile Guidance, Navigation (including computer vision-aided and autonomous navigation), Flight Control, State and Parameter Estimation, System Identification, Fault Detection, and Identification, Control of Networked Systems, Man-Machine Systems.
Analysis and design of networked and multi-agent systems – Open Position
Autonomous Vehicles & Human-Machine Interfaces
Propulsion and Combustion
Jet Propulsion, Rocket Propulsion including Solid, Gel and Hybrid Propellants, Ramjet Engines, Combustion Processes, Energy and Heat Transfer, Electric Space Propulsion, Downscaling of Engines and Propulsion Systems for Micro-Aircraft’s Applications.
Heat Transfer Positions
Measurements Techniques Positions
Renewable Fuels – Open Position
Combustion Science – Open Position
Hybrid Rocket Propellants – Open Position
Faculty Position in High-Speed Airair-Vehicle Sciences
Astrodynamics, satellite attitude determination and control, nanosatellite design, spacecraft trajectory optimization, spacecraft constellations and formations, celestial mechanics, space navigation, global navigation satellite systems, mission design.
Interdisciplinary subjects such as Aeroelasticity, Design Theories, System Engineering.
Students registered to our faculty could work with an advisor from Mechanical Engineering, as best suits the research needs.
Enjoy the benefits offered to International Graduate Students:
• Full-Time job scholarship**
• Subsidized on-campus accommodations***
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Submit a short cover letter, CV, and Academic degree certificate(s), and transcript(s).
Note: International applicants are requested to hold a GRE exam and meet the graduate school criterion.
In all the above areas there is a possibility of conducting analytical, experimental or computational research. The Faculty is well-equipped with advanced laboratories and computer facilities. Graduate students may also use the Technion’s advanced computer systems.
General detailed information for all graduates for higher degrees can be found on the site of the Graduate School. Detailed information for prospective applicants can found under the heading “Prospective applicants“.
Phone: (04) 829-3365
*16th in the world according to the 2020 Shanghai Ranking.
**Following the Technion’s regulations and based on advisor’s agreement.
***Contingent on availability