Hawking Radiation and the Sonic Black Hole

Hawking Radiation and the Sonic Black Hole

Live at Technion: stationary Hawking Radiation Measured in a Sonic Black Hole. Researchers measure 97,000 repetitions of the experiment, corresponding to 124 days of continuous measurement.

60 year-old Protein-Synthesis Problem Solved

60 year-old Protein-Synthesis Problem Solved

Technion researchers achieve an ultrafast synthesis of a family of peptides and proteins, with huge medical implications.

World 1st Cultivated Ribeye Steak

World 1st Cultivated Ribeye Steak

Aleph Farms and The Technion reveal the world’s first cultivated ribeye steak. The proof-of-concept incorporates real muscle, fat, and vascular-like system similar to a ribeye from a slaughtered cow, in strategy to build a diverse portfolio of cultivated meat cuts of any dimension.

The Ramanujan Machine

The Ramanujan Machine

Using AI and computer automation, Technion researchers have developed a “conjecture generator” that creates mathematical conjectures, which are considered to be the starting point for developing mathematical theorems.

Creating an Open and Safe Campus

Creating an Open and Safe Campus

A rapid non-invasive test for COVID-19 developed by Technion scientists is being deployed to enable mass testing on campus and a rapid return to safe learning through live interaction.

Covid-19 Response From Technion Israel

Covid-19 Response From Technion Israel

Researchers in over 50 labs across Technion City are working 24/7 to meet the challenge of COVID-19. Their research includes early detection and diagnosis of the virus, development of a vaccine and therapies, and protective solutions for medical staff and careworkers.

  • 2021 EuroTech: Fighting Covid-19 with Science & Technology – 4th March 2021, 14:00 – 16:00 CET

    Background EuroTech is a strategic alliance between 6 European Universities of Science and Technology. As part of our general mission, EuroTech has formed a Covid-19 task force to utilize research and technology in the fight against the pandemic. The a...

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  • Assistant Professor Naama Geva-Zatorsky (left) and doctoral student Nadav Ben-Assa

    Evolutionary Secrets of the Microbiome

    Technion researchers have discovered how a gut microbiota deals with changes in habitat through reversible genetic inversion How does our gut respond and adapt to changing conditions? Where does this fundamental and critical flexibility come from? Tech...

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  • Time to Care

    The COVID-19 pandemic may have created many obstacles, but it also provided opportunities for finding creative ways to overcome them. On January 14th, joint teams of students from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology and Cornell Tech too...

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  • New‌ ‌Pathway‌ ‌to ‌Attack‌ ‌Cancer‌ ‌Cells‌ ‌

    When‌ ‌treating‌ ‌cancer,‌ ‌researchers‌ ‌are‌ ‌always‌ ‌searching‌ ‌for‌ ‌ways‌ ‌to‌ ‌remove‌ ‌cancer‌ ‌cells‌ ‌while‌ ‌minimizing‌ ‌damage‌ ‌to‌ ‌the‌ ‌rest‌ ‌of‌ ‌the‌ ‌body.‌ One‌ ‌possible‌ ‌approach‌ ‌is‌ ‌to‌ ‌find‌ ‌processes‌ ‌unique‌ ‌to‌ ‌ca...

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  • SEM image of a primary rat neuronal culture grown on the 3D CMOS-MEA. Neurons are located on top and at the base of the structured electrodes CREDIT: 3Brain AG

    Stem Cell AI

    Revolutionary Neu-ChiP project will see scientists use human brain stem cells on microchips to push the boundaries of artificial intelligence (AI) Scientists have started work on a project that will see human brain stem cells used to power artificial i...

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  • Fig. 1 – Artificial images of tobacco plants (right) and two Arabidopsis species (middle, left). The top row presents the artificial images, and the bottom row – the leaf masks. By creating a large quantity of artificial (synthetic) leaf images deep neural networks can be trained, thus providing for better leaf separation in real photographs.

    Smart Farming

    Technion researchers have developed an innovative technology for the automated monitoring of stress in agricultural crops. Early detection of water and heat stress is crucial for agricultural growers since the reduction in moisture is reflected in limi...

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  • To Touch and to Smell – a Nature Experience that Creates Happiness

    A study by three Technion researchers has revealed that simply spending time in nature isn’t enough: to be happy, we need to get really close to it, to touch it and smell it. And surprise: there’s no need to turn off your phone During the first COVID-1...

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  • ד"ר עדו קמינר

    Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists

    Three young scientists from leading research institutions in Israel will each be awarded US$ 100,000 for their groundbreaking scientific research The Blavatnik Family Foundation, the New York Academy of Sciences, and the Israel Academy of Sciences and ...

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  • Sensing the virus one molecule at a time

    The European Union has awarded another grant to the research group of Professor Amit Meller of the Technion Faculty of Biomedical Engineering for their OpiPore project. The aim of OpiPore is to advance novel technology for analyzing single molecules, i...

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  • Figure: The mRNA coordinator Rpb4/7 receives and transmits messages between the components of the gene expression process through small molecules, thus revealing a molecular language with a rich and varied vocabulary. Illustration by Dr. Tehilah Meged-Book

    A Molecular Language

    Technion scientists are deciphering a mechanism that integrates all the stages of the mRNA lifecycle into a unified system Researchers from the Rappaport Faculty of Medicine at the Technion have uncovered a mechanism that coordinates the multi-stage pr...

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  • Creating an Open and Safe Campus

    First in Israel: a COVID-19 test developed at Technion offers rapid testing on campus to prevent chains of infection In the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic, a rapid and extensive testing operation developed at Technion benefits all residents of Techn...

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  • Pfizer CEO to Receive Technion Honarary Doctorate

    The President of the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Professor Uri Sivan announced today that the Technion will award an honorary doctorate to Pfizer CEO and Chairman Dr. Albert Bourla, for his extraordinary achievement in leading the record...

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  • Toadlet peptide transforms into a deadly weapon against bacteria

    Researchers at Technion – Israel Institute of Technology and the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Hamburg, Germany, in collaboration with scientists in Israel and Spain, have discovered remarkable molecular properties of an antimicrobial...

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  • Two Technion Faculty Members Win ERC Consolidator Grants

    Two Technion – Israel Institute of Technology faculty members have won ERC Consolidator Grants, prestigious awards allocated by the European Union (EU) as part of the Horizon 2020 research and development program. This year, the ERC (European Res...

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  • Schrödinger Medal to Dist. Prof. Yitzhak Apeloig

    The Schrödinger Medal Will be Awarded to Technion Distinguished Professor Yitzhak Apeloig: The former Technion president will receive the medal for his seminal computational and experimental contributions to silicon chemistry and organic chemistry. Di...

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  • SARS-CoV-2 and the race for a vaccine

    “Scientists around the world in general and in the Technion, in particular, are working around the clock with events like this. Our speaker tonight is a promising principal investigator and assistant professor of immunology at the Technion which ...

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  • Is it Safe to Eat?

    Early warning systems for food contamination are taking a leap into a safer and healthier future with lab-on-a-chip monitoring technologies for the food industry being developed by Technion researchers within an EIT-Food Consortium. Food safety is cruc...

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  • TechWomen 2020

    1,300 outstanding female high school students in science and mathematics attended the virtual event which showcased an array of opportunities flowing from academic studies in science and engineering at Technion. “I used to watch “X-Men”, and it amazed ...

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  • Prof. Yael Yaniv and her research team

    Automated Analysis of Electrocardiology

    Technion researchers, together with colleagues in Russia, have developed a technology for the accurate diagnosis of cardiac disorders based on automated analysis of routine electrocardiography Technion-Israel Institute of Technology researchers have de...

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  • The Juice Keepers

    Technion students have harnessed viruses found in the environment of fruit trees to prevent spoilage of fruit juices – a phenomenon that causes tens of millions of dollars’ worth of damage each year. The development earned the students from the Technio...

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  • Technion and Tokushima University in Japan sign an agreement for academic cooperation

    The new agreement will encourage research collaboration among top Japanese and Israeli researchers by expanding scholarly ties, facilitating academic cooperation, incr...

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  • Group photo(L-R) : Kinneret Rozales, Shani Hadar, Amal Younis, Prof. Reut Shalgi, Tahani Kadah, Flonia Levy-Adam and Anatoly Meller

    Protein Quality Control and Ageing

    A team of Technion researchers has presented new findings relating to the gradual deterioration of the body’s protein quality control system during aging. The study, which was published in PNAS – a peer-reviewed multidisciplinary scientific journal pub...

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  • Food for Thought, and Thoughts on the Food of the Future

    The European Federation of Food Science and Technology, EFFoST, has wrapped up its 34th annual conference on the theme “Bridging High-tech, Food-tech and Health: Consumer-oriented Innovations.” The conference, held online for the first time, took plac...

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  • The Technion iGEM 2020 team in action.

    ACT (Anti COVID-19 Technology) Wins Gold at IGEM

    A Technion student team recently won a gold medal in the iGEM international synthetic biology competition for work developing an active gel to capture SARS-CoV-2 viral particles, preventing the infection of host cells. Unlike existing sanitization prod...

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  • Technion Harvey Prize: Honoring Pioneers in Chemical Engineering and Medical Sciences

    The Harvey Prize, the Technion’s most prestigious award, will this year be awarded to Distinguished Professor Joseph DeSimone of Stanford University in the Science and Technology category and to Professor Raphael Mechoulam of the Hebrew University of J...

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  • IEEE Medal of Honor to Technion Living Legend Dist. Prof. Ziv

    Prof. Ziv is the first Israeli to win the Medal of Honor – the most prestigious award given by the IEEE and one of the most prestigious in the world of technology The IEEE Medal of Honor, which is one of the most prestigious awards in technology,...

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  • The Mediterranean Food Lab

    Members of winning group participated in EIT FAN program, held in Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Engineering at the Technion in collaboration with Strauss Group Israeli startup The Mediterranean Food Lab is one of the three winners in the לכתבה המלאה

  • Archives

    Browse the online archives of press releases from Technion – Israel Institute of Technology for the past five years ...

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