"There are two kinds of people, those who finish what they start and so on." (Robert Byrne)

Head of the Group

Dr. Dan Mordehai

Dan-Kahn Building 418
Office phone: +972-4-829-3460



Dr. Shyamal Roy
Research topic: Multiscale Modelling of the Strentgh of Metallic Nanoparticles

Graduate Students

Koren Shreiber
Research topic: Modeling the Strength of Ni3Al Nanocubes with Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Roman Kositski
Research topic: The strength of BCC Nanoparticles
Sagi Chen
Research topic: “The dependence of mechanical properties on the microstructure distribution in FCC metals.
Yosi Feruz
Research topic: “The Strength of Nanoparticles with Face-Centered Cubic (FCC) Lattice Structure under Compression.
Doron Chachamovitz
Research topic: “The Effect of Size on the Strength to Compression of Nanoparticles with Body-Centered Cubic (BCC) Lattice Structure.

Undergraduate Students

Sagi Sheinkman
Project Title: The Collective Effect of a Dislocation Network on Their Climb Rates.
Leon Gorelik
Project Title: Mechanical Properties of Thin Coatings in Molecular Dynamics Simulations.
Oren Spector
Project Title: Staff member, Nanoindetation of Thin-Films
Boris Kositski, Stav Nisany
Project Title: Mechanical Properties of Interfaces.
Eido Zelikov
Project Title: Molecular Dynamics Simulations of High-Velocity Dislocations.