Prof. Eliezer Rabinovici is the head of the National Higher Energy Committee of the National Academy of Sciences.
The two explored possible scientific cooperation and the development of scientific ties between researchers in the fields of earth sciences and related fields including oil and gas.
The Blavatnik Family Foundation, the New York Academy of Sciences and the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities (IASH) announced today the 2018 Laureates of the Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists in Israel; the three researchers will will receive US$100,000 each, one of the largest unrestricted prizes ever created for early-career researchers in Israel.
Various possibilities to strengthen and advance the scientific connections between Israel and Italy were discussed in the meeting
Prof. Pedaya will receive the prize at a festive ceremony to be held at the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities on Wednesday, February 21, 2018.
The prize was presented at a ceremony before the university’s Board of Governors on June 13, 2017.
Prof. Itamar Willner, Chairperson of the Academy’s Sciences Division, was a guest at the Royal Society’s Summer Science Exhibition, which took place in London.