BGU Physics Department

The Experimental Condensed Matter Group

The Scanning Probe Microscopy (SPM) Lab (Manassen Yishay): Single spin detection, STM of disordered surfaces, Studies of elastic properties in the nanometer scale, Study of structure of semiconductors and metal surfaces.

Applied Superconductivity (Goren Shaul): Electromagnetic and Thermal Processes in High Temperature Superconductors, Development and Application of Electrical and Electronic Superconducting Devices.

Experimental Superconductivity (Jung Grzegorz): Quantum Coherence, Vortex Matter, High-Tc Superconductivity, Metastable Superconductivity, Random Processes in Superconductors, High and Low Current Applications of Superconductors.

Magnetic Structure (Gorodetsky Gad): Electronic Conductance in Strongly Correlated Systems (Manganites), Colossal Magnetoresistance, Magnetic&Transport of Nano-size Granular Magnetic Structures, Transport at High Pressure, Domain Structure of Magnetics, Magnetic and Structural Phase Transitions of Solid State, Magnetic Aftereffect.

Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (Goren Shaul) :Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, Nuclear Quadrupole Resonance, Superconductivity, Cluster Compounds, Metal Hydrides, Hydrogen Diffusion in Metals, Fullerenes, Inorganic Chemistry, Biophysical and Biochemical Labeling.

Optical Studies of Quantum Nanostructures (Daniel Rich) :Optical and structural properties of Quantum Nanostructures, III-V (arsenides and nitrides) semiconductor thin films, quantum wells, quantum dots, time-resolved optical spectroscopy, cathodoluminescence imaging and spectroscopy, scanning electron microscopy, and near field scanning optical microscopy.

Radiation Physics and Thermoluminescence (Horowitz Yigal) : Thermoluminesence and Thermoluminescent Dosimetry, Supralinearity and Efficiency of TL Materials, Radiation Detector Physics and Applications, Photon General Cavity Theory, Development of advanced Q-nanodosemeters and Solid State Beta Ray Spectrometers.

Long term associates:

Valery Dikovsky

Gregory Furman

Vladimir Markovich

Victor Meerovich

Alexander Panich

Evgeny Rozenberg

Alexander Shames

Vladimir Sokolovsky

Leonid Oster – Senior Lecturer, Negev Academic College

Updated on February 07 , 2007 by Assaf Kletter