Yuval Golan

Yuval Golan

Ben Gurion University

Professor Yuval Golan obtained his PhD in the Department of Materials and Interfaces, the Weizmann Institute of Science in 1996. He then spent 3.5 years as a postgraduate researcher at the Materials Research Laboratory, University of California, Santa Barbara. In 1999 he joined the Department of Materials Engineering at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and in 2010 he was promoted to full professor and appointed Director of the Ilse Katz Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology at BGU. His research interests are in the area of Nanomaterials at Interfaces and include surfactant assisted synthesis of nanomaterials and chemical epitaxy of semiconductor thin films. Prof. Golan has published over 150 research papers in peer-reviewed scientific international journals and supervised some 40 junior researchers. Since 2016 Prof. Golan has been serving as Chairman of the Synchrotron Committee of the Israeli Academy of Science. In 2020 Golan was appointed deputy vice-president and dean for research & development at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.


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Dear Friends of the Nano community, participants, presenters, and invited speakers,

After careful consideration and as a result of the ongoing security situation in Israel, we have decided that it is in the best interest of everyone involved to reschedule the event.

These are the new dates:

9-11 March, 2025 | ICC Jerusalem

We understand the impact this may have on your plans and appreciate your understanding during these challenging times.

Thank you for your continued support, and we look forward to hosting a safe and successful NANO.IL.2025.

* Please note – registered participants and sponsors: Paid registration and signed sponsorship contracts will be valid for the new dates as well.
Should you decide to cancel your registration or sponsorship, the fees previously paid will be refunded; however, we cannot guarantee the same rates for the new 2025 dates.


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Conference Chairperson
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

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Conference Co-Chairperson
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

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Mr. Rafi Koriat
Conference Co-Chairperson
Israel National Nanotechnology Initiative